The New Zealand Association of Teachers of Singing (NEWZATS) is dedicated to excellence in the vocal arts.


  • Supports and develops all those actively performing, teaching, studying or with an interest in the art of singing within New Zealand
  • Is committed to supporting singing across all genres and styles
  • Actively encourages the development of healthful singing respective of the unique stylistic and emotional characteristics of each singing genre including, but not limited to; pop, rock, jazz, classical, musical theatre, r'n'b, folk and country.


For live testimonials and explanations of the benefits of belonging to NEWZATS, please view the video below. Filmed in 2013 as part of the 25 year celebrations.