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The Nelson Civic Choir (NCC) is now accepting expressions of interest for a two to three year contract for a conductor starting February 2022. The…

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Notice of NCMA 2021 AGM


ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING In accordance with clause 20.1 of the Trust’s Rules, the 2021 Annual General Meeting is to be held on Thursday 29th June…

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Operatunity performing in Nelson

It is with great joy we welcome Operatunity to Nelson to perform as part of their nation wide tour. Operatunity is a rare company in…

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Nelson Cathedral Christmas Tree Festival

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The team at NCMA have been getting into the festive spirit and entered a tree in this years ‘Christmas Tree Festival’ held at the Nelson…

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Welcoming Music Therapy


Music Therapy We are always looking to expand what opportunities are available at NCMA, so with great pleasure we are welcoming the Nelson Tasman Music…

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Join an NCMA Orchestra


Orchestral Pathway Come and join an NCMA Orchestra,  meet other like minded musicians and develop your personal musical skills while being part of a local…

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Covid Level 1 Announcement


We are back up and running Under the restrictions of Level 1 we are back up and running all our events as per our schedule….

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Welcome aboard Jojo

New Staff member Jojo has been involved in the Nelson music scene since she was young and recently returned home to Nelson and joined the…

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Director James Donaldson


A message from James Never in my life have I been so excited about coming to work, and never has it been so hard to…

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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…

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