Composer workshop

The NZSM Composition Programme presents Composer Workshop from 3:10–4:30 pm each Wednesday during the trimester, in the Adam Concert Room.

The varied programme includes guest presentations by established composers discussing their work and their ideas about composition and workshop performances of student compositions. Composition students from all levels attend these sessions, and they are also open to the University community and the general public. Admission is free.


12 Jul

Michael Norris (Programme Director, Composition)

Introduction to Composition at NZSM

19 Jul

Nicholas Denton Protsack

PhD student

26 Jul

Jasmine Lovell-Smith

Recent works in jazz composition

2 Aug

Ant Healey

Head of APRA NZ talks about life as a creative after University

9 Aug

Josten Myburgh

Composer, improvisor, saxophonist, electronic musician

16 Aug

Briar Prastiti

Lilburn Resident introduces her new orchestral works

Mid-trimester break

6 Sep

Gerriet Sharma and Verena Lercher

IKO Workshop

13 Sep


Composing Competition Workshop

20 Sep

CMPO 201

Workshop of student graphic scores for voice

27 Sep

NZSQ Workshop

Annual readthrough of student works

4 Oct

CMPO 385 Expo/showcase

Showcase of new interactive sound art

11 Oct

CMPO 101

Presentation of student projects