Staff

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Director | Manutaki

Director NZSM
School of Music

Deputy Director | Manutaki Tuarua

Associate Professor
School of Music

Classical Performance staff

Programme Director |  Pouakorangi

Senior Lecturer · Programme Director of Classical Performance, Head of Piano Studies
School of Music

Programme staff | Ngā tūranga akorangi

Head Accompanist and Vocal Coach · Collaborative Piano Coordinator
School of Music · Classical Performance

Senior Lecturer
School of Music

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Associate Professor, NZSQ

School of Music

Lecturer in Voice
School of Music

Senior Lecturer · Programme Director of Classical Performance, Head of Piano Studies
School of Music

Senior Lecturer
School of Music

Senior Lecturer
School of Music

Associate Professor, NZSQ

School of Music

Associate Professor
School of Music

Senior Lecturer
School of Music

Teaching Fellows | Ngā Kaiwhakaako

  • Shannon Pittaway – Head of Brass and Wind, bass trombone
  • Owen Moriarty - Lecturer, Guitar

Artist Teachers | Ngā Kaiako Puoro

  • Matthew Allison – trombone
  • Patrick Barry – Clarinet
  • Mark Carter – Trumpet
  • Matthew Stein – Trumpet
  • Ellen Deverall – Clarinet
  • Bridget Douglas – Flute
  • Dr Kirstin Eade – Flute
  • Jon Hunter – Vocal ensemble and stagecraft
  • Moira Hurst – Clarinet (orchestral studies)
  • Samuel Jacobs – French Horn
  • Andrew Jarvis – Tuba
  • Andrew Joyce – Cello (orchestral studies)
  • Richard Mapp – Piano
  • Douglas Mews – Early music specialist, keyboard
  • Robert Orr – Oboe
  • Joan Perarnau Garriga – Double Bass
  • Laurence Reese – Timpani
  • Kirsten Robertson – Accompaniment (wind)
  • Leonard Sakofsky – Percussion
  • Emma Sayers – Accompaniment
  • Nicola Melville
  • George Gao
  • Rueben Chin - Saxophone

Composition and Sonic Arts staff

Programme Director | Pouakorangi

Associate Professor
School of Music

Programme staff | Ngā tūranga akorangi

Senior Lecturer in Sonic Engineering
School of Engineering and Computer Science

Senior Lecturer · Coordinator of Jazz Composition
School of Music

Associate Professor
School of Music

Lecturer in Sonic Arts/Music Technology

Lecturer in Composition
School of Music

Lecturer in Composition/Sonic Arts
School of Music

Emeritus Professor | Taiahorangi

Composer in Residence | Kaitito ā-noho

  • The current Composer in Residence is currently vacant. View details about the Composer in Residence scheme, including a list of past recipients.

Teaching Fellows | Ngā Kaiwhakaako

  • Dr Ewan Clark
  • Salina Fisher
  • David Long

Typesetter | Kaiwhakanikoniko, Wai-te-ata Music Press

  • Alistair Gilkison

Jazz Performance staff

Programme Director | Pouakorangi

Senior Lecturer in Music
School of Music

Programme staff | Ngā tūranga akorangi

Senior Lecturer
School of Music

Senior Lecturer
School of Music

Senior Lecturer · Coordinator of Jazz Composition
School of Music

Lecturer · Jazz drums and percussion.
School of Music · Jazz performance

Teaching Fellow | Kaiwhakaako

  • Daniel Hayles

Artist Teachers | Ngā Kaiako Puoro

  • Callum Allardice – Guitar
  • Jenny Bersola – Voice
  • Jon Hunter – Voice
  • Michael Taylor – Trumpet, Combos
  • Bryn van Vliet – Saxophone
  • Thomas Warrington – Bass, Combos
  • Eilish Wilson
  • Jasmine Lovell-Smith

Music Studies staff

Programme Director | Pouakorangi

Senior Lecturer in Ethnomusicology
School of Music

Programme staff | Ngā tūranga akorangi

Senior Lecturer in Ethnomusicology
School of Music

Deputy Dean, Faculty of Graduate Research
Wellington Faculty of Graduate Research

Lecturer

Senior Lecturer in Music
School of Music

Associate Professor
School of Music

Music Therapy staff

Programme Director | Pouakorangi

Associate Professor
School of Music

Programme staff | Ngā tūranga akorangi

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Daphne Rickson

Professional staff | Ngā tūranga awhinuku

School Manager
School of Music

School Administrator
School of Music

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Jack Bewley

Senior Technician
School of Music

Office Administrator
School of Music

Office Manager/Executive Assistant
Centre for Academic Development