Auckland/Northland

National Board Members based in Auckland:

  • Selena Bercic selenab@farnorthreap.org.nz Based at REAP Kaitaia
  • Tim Randle, RN@manurewa.school.nz,
  • Chris Moore c.moore@dilworth.school.nz
  • Jeni Little jeni.little@hobsonvillepoint.school.nz, current Chair of MENZA
  • Robyn Trinick robyntrinick@gmail.com

We are always happy to hear from members in these regions regarding PLD ideas or needs. These teachers are engaged across the EC to Secondary sectors, are experienced in many pedagogical styles and are greatly involved in the many music education events within this region – NZCF, the Ukulele Trust, Hook Line and Singalong, the KBB Band festival , Chamber music, Smokefree Rockquest, Tangata Beats, SUSO, The Big Sing and more … and can help you with information regarding these.

The local Auckland committee is about to be revived in 2019, led initially by Stephanie Lees stephaniejlees@gmail.com

Please email her if you should like to be involved with this or know what is planned.

The MENZA admin will email all Auckland and Northland members on the current database about future events – so join up now if you haven’t already.

Remember first year teachers and full time teacher trainees gain free membership to events.

Menza Auckland/Northland Contacts

Jeni Little

Jeni Little

jeni.little@hobsonvillepoint.school.nz


Chris Moore (MENZA Board Member)

Chris Moore (MENZA Board Member)

c.moore@dilworth.school.nz


Tim Randle (MENZA Board Member)

Tim Randle (MENZA Board Member)

RN@manurewa.school.nz


Selena Bercic (MENZA Board Member)

Selena Bercic (MENZA Board Member)

selenab@farnorthreap.org.nz


Stephanie Less

Stephanie Less

stephaniejlees@gmail.com


Upcoming Auckland/Northland Music Education Events

AMIS Music Educators’ Online Summit

AMIS Music Educators’ Online Summit

November 2 @ 8:00 am | November 15 @ 5:00 pm

AMIS is pleased to present an online event to support global music educators who are facing an uncertain return to teaching in the autumn of 2020.  The Online Summit will be offered in two components: ASYNCHRONOUS PROGRAM A library of 80 asynchronous, pre-recorded workshops created by music educators and…
KIWILELE FESTIVAL

KIWILELE FESTIVAL

November 7 @ 8:00 am | November 7 @ 5:00 pm

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THIS YEAR’S KIWILELE FESTIVAL WILL BE ON SATURDAY 7th NOVEMBER 2020 TRUSTS ARENA, AUCKLAND 12pm – 3pm - Gates open at 10am The happiest day on Auckland’s event calendar, the NZ Ukulele Festival is a FREE fun-filled family music event. The line-up features The Kiwileles’ Massed Schools…
Giving Direction 2020 – professional development for choral directors

Giving Direction 2020 – professional development for choral directors

November 7 @ 10:00 am | November 7 @ 5:00 pm

The NZCF Association of Choral Directors (ACD) will run a one-day choral conducting workshop on Saturday, 7 November 2020 at Hastings Girls’ High School. Run by ACD Clinician, Brent Stewart, the workshop is part of the ACD’s programme of professional development for choral leaders – with clear benefits flowing on to singers and…
Popular Music and Semiotic Analysis – a Method for School Educators

Popular Music and Semiotic Analysis – a Method for School Educators

November 13 @ 9:30 am | November 13 @ 3:00 pm

This workshop will provide an easy to understand and apply method to help educators think about popular music analysis. Classical and Jazz based analytical tools are not broad enough to explore popular music in a holistic manner, which requires consideration of culture and subtext through para-musical elements (e.g. video, image…
Online Summer School Music Program

Online Summer School Music Program

January 11, 2021 @ 8:00 am | January 15, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

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Earlier this year, we announced that the Summer School Music Program would be going ahead in January 2021 and we have remained optimistic that we would be able to come together for our yearly gathering of learning, music making and networking. However, the course of the pandemic is unpredictable and…

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2020 CONFERENCES

Registrations are open for November 6 Sydney 2020 (please note change of date) DAYTiME Music Technology Conference in Australia at http://www.musicednet.com/daytime

ISME is currently working on plans to reimagine some opportunities for virtual presentations and meetings that will enable them to share significant research and practice. This will be announced in June. Some SIG (Special Interest Groups) such as MISTEC will be offering online, focussed, valuable sessions.

All other conferences previously advertised here have been cancelled due to COVID-19.

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