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The NZSO Foundation Masterclasses provide opportunities for young tertiary level musicians to learn from the distinguished international artists who perform as guests with the NZSO.
The masterclasses are hosted by New Zealand’s tertiary music schools and feature students from the host school.

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For those not able to join us on the day of the Masterclass please note that most of our Masterclasses for 2017 will be available via the NZSO’s Livestream feed. To register for updates please follow us via this link.

  • Martin Fröst (clarinet) - 6 April, 6 - 8pm, New Zealand School of Music, Wellington. 
    Watch it on demand.
  • Daniel Müller-Schott (cello) - 14 June, 6 - 8 pm, University of Waikato, Hamilton. 
    Watch it live here.
  • Colin Currie (percussion) - 12 July, 5:00 - 7:00pm, Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington.
    (this masterclass will not be live streamed)
  • Karen Gomyo (violin) - 16 August, 3:30 - 5:30pm, University of Canterbury, Christchurch 
  • Alisa Kolosova (mezzo-soprano) - 24 August, time TBA - New Zealand School of Music, Wellington.
  • Antoine Tamestit (viola) - October. Details TBA 


These masterclasses are made possible through the support of

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