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02 Dec 2021
On Friday 3 December, New Zealand moved out of the current Covid-19 Alert Levels and into the new 3-level ‘traffic light’ COVID-19 Protection Framework. The following areas are in RED: Northland,...
02 Dec 2021
After the disappointment of having to cancel both the South Island Cadenza and The Big Sing Finale in August, we were eager to find an alternative way of celebrating the choral achievements of this...
02 Dec 2021
With Christmas in the air, we thought we’d ask three of our starriest choral alumni – Simon O’Neill,  Jonathan Lemalu, and Madeleine Pierard – to share their favourite carols, Christmas...
02 Dec 2021
2021 has been another challenging year in the tourism industry, and NZCF is enormously grateful to our national Big Sing sponsors, Tour Time, for their unwavering support throughout the pandemic. Tour...
02 Dec 2021
Many of our tamariki have missed out on their favourite music-making opportunities this year as a result of the changes in Covid levels. Auckland school choirs have been silenced since mid-August, and...
01 Dec 2021
Just in time for the festive season, our national chamber choir Voices New Zealand presents ‘Follow That Star’, a southern hemisphere Christmas collection of New Zealand Choral Music. In the midst...
16 Nov 2021
  Auckland is currently at Alert Level 3.2. The rest of New Zealand is at Alert Level 2. On 3 December New Zealand will move to the new Covid-19 Protection Framework (aka the ‘traffic light...
02 Nov 2021
The Wairarapa Singers are long-standing members of the NZCF. They have always had a strong sense of community and that has become even more evident during the pandemic. The choir committee has come up...
01 Nov 2021
The NZCF is committed to providing guidance to choirs in New Zealand as they plan and carry out rehearsals and performances during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our Objectives: – Provide as safe an...
15 Oct 2021
Once again, many of our tamariki have missed out on their favourite music-making opportunities this year as a result of the changes in Covid levels. Auckland school choirs have been silenced again for...
04 Oct 2021
NZCF recently carried out research into how we can stay connected with young people and support them to keep singing in choirs after they leave school. We know that up until the end of Year 13, the...
01 Oct 2021
Choral directors and leaders of children’s singing will have the opportunity to hone their skills over the next two months, all from the comfort of their own home in Zoom sessions with an ACD...
01 Oct 2021
We are delighted to welcome Hannah Darroch to the NZCF in a part-time contract role assisting with our digital communications: e-newsletters, website content, social media, and other...
30 Sep 2021
This week we were delighted to be part of the presentation of the newly created SOUNZ-NZCF Te Reo Māori Choral Composition Award to the inaugural winner Jade Ponga, a Year 13 student at New Plymouth...
17 Sep 2021
Here in New Zealand we have been relatively sheltered from the mask protocols required in other parts the world over the past 18 months. Earlier this month, however, we were introduced to the new...
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