Hawkes Bay/Gisborne

Our region holds regular meetings and workshops for the various school sectors, and enjoy social times. We are a close-knit community, working alongside each other in many community performing groups and teaching in many intersecting institutions and situations.

Menza Hawkes Bay/Gisborne Contacts

Wendy Hunt

Wendy Hunt

Phone   0274477410
Email wendyhunt0@gmail.com   or  for TER enquiries please use  irmtter@gmail.com
BRIEF BIO: former teacher from kindergarten through to tertiary,  but most recently HOD music Woodford House.
Currently private piano tutor and Course Provider for TCANZ Ter(Music teachers)  and IRMT teacher Training courses.
Heavily involved in local Musical Theatre and Jazz scenes, with 2 professional musician children. Natalie composes for instrumentalists, orchestras and chamber groups, Ben plays trumpet in numerous bands including RCR, Rodger Fox/Wellington Jazz Orchestra and RNZAF.

Upcoming Hawkes Bay/Gisborne Music Education Events

Closing Date for 2019 Hook Line and Singalong song competition

Closing Date for 2019 Hook Line and Singalong song competition

March 17 @ 11:30 pm | March 17 @ 11:30 pm

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  Entry form Details and sing writing resources can be found at hooklineandsingalong.com The closing date for entries is March 17, 11:59PM 2019. Song guidelines 1. The winning song will be sung by students in both primary and secondary schools. It should be radio-friendly and the length of an…
Kodály Music Pedagogy Training and  Kodály Kids

Kodály Music Pedagogy Training and  Kodály Kids

April 12 @ 8:00 am | April 15 @ 5:00 pm

Kodály Music Pedagogy Training and  Kodály Kids courses in Hawke’s Bay, 2019 (1)Kodály Music Pedagogy Training: Kodály Aotearoa and Project Prima Volta, in conjunction with The Cuskelly College of Music, offer the programme as a two-part intensive course, allowing participants time to practise and complete assessment tasks between each block. Our tutors are amongst…
NZ Primary School Teachers’ Conference

NZ Primary School Teachers’ Conference

April 15 | April 16

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This is the first year that the New Zealand Primary School Teachers’ Conference is to held and it proves to be an exciting event! The Conference Advisory Committee compiles of 11 subject associations, all working collaboratively to produce this event. MENZA is proud to be part of…
Music’19

Music’19

October 7 @ 8:00 am | October 9 @ 5:00 pm

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The national Music Education Conference! Workshops cater from early childhood through to secondary and beyond. Topics include practical playing, creating, technology, cultural competency, cross curricular, research, individual tuition, classroom and ensembles. Inspirational keynote speakers in new locations in the heart of Christchurch!

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