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Latest News

507 children to audition

On the closing of applications for pupils to audition for a place in one of this year's Representative Groups, 559...

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Vocal Workshop for Choir Conductors

As support for choir conductors, the Music Team of the 2017 Music Festival will be staging another FREE Vocal Work...

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New Business Manager

Following the retirement of long-serving Kathy Cowan, the Festival Executive is delighted to introduce and welcome...

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50 years of service

At the 2017 AGM of the Association, we will thank and farewell two stalwarts of the Association who between them, h...

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Massed Choir Conductors appointed

We are delighted to announce that the Assistant Conductor - Massed Choir appointments for the three years from 2017...

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Name Change

From 2017, the Junior and Senior Choirs, the Concert Band and the Orchestra will collectively be referred to as the...

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SPCA Canterbury collection total

In support of their work, we invited SPCA Canterbury to take up a bucket collection at the Horncastle Arena during...

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Video now available – here!!

Video of any/all of the three nights of the 2016 Christchurch Schools' Music Festival is now available for download...

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Suggestions for the Massed Choirs

One of the hardest tasks for the Music Team each year is endeavouring to select an overall theme and suitable songs...

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Sister Schools’ Festival – Adelaide

The Christchurch Schools' Music Festival is establishing a functional relationship with its equivalent festival in...

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Follow us on Twitter

Want to receive reminders about the Festival - what is happening, deadlines, opening/closing of applications, etc?...

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For organisation & feedback – try Facebook!

We use our CSMFA Facebook page as a means of reminding participants of organisational deadlines and important event...

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