Posts by Robyn Sheves

Scholarship Winners 2018

Well done to everyone that took part in the NCMA Scholarship Competition over the weekend and many congratulations to our winners and those who received “highly commended” awards from our adjudicators.  

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Notice of AGM & Trustee Nominations

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING In accordance with clause 20.1 of the Trust’s Rules, the 2018 Annual General Meeting is to be held on Wednesday 29th August at 5.30 – 7.00pm at NCMA. In accordance with clause 7.3 of the Trust’s Rules, two member Trustee positions will be vacant at the AGM. Nominations are to be sent…

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Director’s Post April 2018

Auditorium 1900s

Building a Home for Music Lovers Across the Nelson-Tasman Region In June 1894, the people of Nelson rallied to the challenge of building a school ‘to give sound instruction at moderate fees in practical and theoretical music and to raise the present standard of musical entertainment and performance’. Almost 124 years later, following an extensive…

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Coming soon to NCMA: Affordable Group Classes

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New for Term 2: Learn to play the guitar the affordable way Ever wondered about learning the guitar, but think it’s just too expensive? NCMA are offering a great opportunity for our younger students to learn the guitar in a cost-effective way. From term 2 onwards, 3 of our accredited teachers will be providing students…

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Message from James

James Donaldson, Director, Nelson Centre Musical Arts

Never in my life have I been so excited about coming to work, and never has it been so hard to leave my desk at the end of the day. In recent weeks I have watched pianos fly from cranes past my office window. I have been mistaken for a scaffolder and an accountant. I…

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Introducing NCMA: Nelson Centre of Musical Arts

An exciting transformation and new beginnings Today, we are pleased to announce a new name for Nelson School of Music. Our new brand was launched this week, initially to our staff, teachers, partner organisations, our funding partners and major donors from within our community. Nelson School of Music will now be known as the Nelson…

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