Margaret Lindsay has been a member of NEWZATS for 27 years. She is based in Auckland, teaching singing, conducting choirs, adjudicating competitions and performing. Her participation in NEWZATS and International Voice Conferences and Estill Training Courses has provided the understanding to... read more
Auckland Opera Studio February Concerts
Francis Wilson's Auckland Opera Studio will present two concerts in February, featuring The Shades, a quartet of beautiful Tongan and Samoan voices.
Mainly Mozart - Friday 16 February, 7pm, St Mary's-in-Holy Trinity Cathedral, Parnell
Picnic in the Park - Saturday 24 February, 5.30pm, 144 Jones Road, Omaha
Conference 2018: The Voice - The Journey
Monday 9 - Wednesday 11 July
David Jones and Nick Hollamby
Barbara Nicholls Memorial Presentation
Three social events:
Meet and Greet: Sunday 8th July, 6pm
Delegates are invited to arrive on Sunday and enjoy the hopsitality of NEWZATS and Francis Wilson at Auckland Opera Studio.
At 7pm, we will go next door for a casual dinner at Gina's Italian Kitchen (own expense, partners welcome).
30th Anniversary toast: Monday 9th July, 5.30pm
A birthday celebration with a complimentary champagne and cake, sponsored by St Cecilia.
Conference Dinner: Tuesday 10th July, 7.00pm
La Cigale French Bistro, Parnell. Tickets $80. Includes complimentary drink and canapes on arrival, entree platter at the table, main and dessert, and fantastic entertainment.
Lisa Tui announced as Barbara Nicholls speaker for Conference July 2018
Council would like to announce the latest addition to the July 2018 NEWZATS conference lineup of speakers in Auckland. Lisa Tui will be our Barbara Nicholls speaker and will be giving... read more
Nick Hollamby - second speaker at Conference July 2018
Nick Hollamby will be our contemporary speaker at the NEWZATS National conference July 9-11. More details about conference will be announced before Christmas. He is an established vocalist, music director and... read more
David Jones to head NEWZATS Conference July 2018
9-11 July 2018 SAVE THE DATES We have been incredibly fortunate to secure David Jones from New York, USA, as our main speaker! For those of you who have sat under his teaching... read more
NEWZATS Mentoring Scheme[/whats-up/mentor/] is finally up and running! read more