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Jan 31 @ 5:35 pm – 7:55 pm St Paul's Collegiate - Music Department
YOW is back for 2020 and better than ever! We will be holding auditions on  31st Jan and 7th February 2020. Click here to book an audition time YOW 2020 Orchestra will be announced 8th[...]
Feb 7 @ 5:35 pm – 7:55 pm St Paul's Collegiate - Music Department
YOW is back for 2020 and better than ever! We will be holding auditions on  31st Jan and 7th February 2020. Click here to book an audition time YOW 2020 Orchestra will be announced 8th[...]
Feb 14 @ 6:15 pm – Nov 27 @ 8:45 pm Hinemoa Rehearsal Rooms
Check our our full rehearsal schedule here KEEN TO JOIN YOW? We’d love to talk to you – get in touch so we can tell you more, or read more on the YOW page of[...]
Feb 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Rhododendron Lawn, Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival
An all player open event happening on the ‘Sunset Symphony’ stage! Got an instrument lurking under a bed somewhere? Love making music but no-one to play with? Been a long time since you played? Play[...]
Feb 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm Hamilton Gardens - Rhododendron Lawn
All the music you know and love, fab food options and … fireworks! Gates open approx 6.15 pm Food from 6.30 pm, entertainment from 7 pm Orchestra on stage from 8 pm Fireworks approx 9.20[...]
Feb 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:45 pm Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts
DATE TO BE CONFIRMED     Orchestras Central has stepped up to give a completely new perspective to the leadership journey. Orchestrating Outcomes is focused on the principal of collaborative leadership and is an immersive[...]
Mar 28 @ 10:30 am – Mar 29 @ 3:00 pm Finlay Park
An overnight camp at Epworth, the weekend will include time with tutors, group work, all orchestra playthroughs and plenty of social time to get to know each other. The weekend will finish with a public[...]
Mar 29 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Cambridge Avantidrome
Come and enjoy the unique experience of orchestral music in the middle of a world class arena! Join us at this family friendly ‘POP UP’ event at the Cambridge Avantidrome – we will be driving[...]
Apr 5 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm coming to a town near you!
Coming to a town near you!. An all-players-welcome event with the Rusty Player Orchestra, we will be playing something old, something new and something you know and love! There will be time to practice the[...]
May 10 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts
Stuck for the best ever Mothers Day gift? Conducted by Justus Rozemond, and with special guest Jayne Tankersley (soprano), this gorgeous programme is the perfect afternoon out for you and your special person! Tickets on[...]
Jun 21 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Hinemoa Rehearsal Rooms (TBC)
Enjoy a shared lunch on us, then a small group ‘sectional’, play through fun and exciting repertoire with the whole orchestra.  Invite your Whanau to come and enjoy a Rusty mini-concert at the end of[...]
Aug 19 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am ACTivate
TWSO present their annual children’s education concerts. ‘The Time-travelling Conductor’ will take you on a journey of symphonic proportions! Narrated by Brooke Baker, this epic adventure is interwoven with recognisable music played by the orchestra[...]
Aug 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm ACTivate
TWSO present their annual children’s education concerts. ‘The Time-travelling Conductor’ will take you on a journey of symphonic proportions! Narrated by Brooke Baker, this epic adventure is interwoven with recognisable music played by the orchestra[...]
Aug 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm ACTivate
TWSO present their annual children’s education concerts. ‘The Time-travelling Conductor’ will take you on a journey of symphonic proportions! Narrated by Brooke Baker, this epic adventure is interwoven with recognisable music played by the orchestra[...]
Aug 21 @ 6:15 pm – Aug 23 @ 3:45 pm The Meteor Theatre
Back for the FOURTH year, Sensing Music is 48 hours of amazing Orchestral experiences for everyone from beginners to experts. Sensing Music 2020 features our very best musicians in an intimate performance, along with all[...]
Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Hinemoa Rehearsal Rooms
Can and observe our Youth Orchestra for their Friday night rehearsal. The evening will finish with a shared supper. No cost to attend, but please register here Interested players, music teachers and families all welcome.[...]
Aug 23 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Meteor Theatre
Join New Zealand’s fastest growing and biggest community orchestra at The Meteor for breakfast and a full orchestra playthrough. Music will be available on the Player Portal one month before the event. You can email us sign[...]
Aug 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Meteor Theatre
TWSO are delighted to perform their 2020 children’s education concert for the public! ‘The Time-travelling Conductor’ will take you on a journey of symphonic proportions! Narrated by Brooke Baker, this epic adventure is interwoven with[...]
Sep 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:50 pm Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts
Conducted by Tim Carpenter, and being held in the best music chamber in New Zealand, this concert features music from around the world, performed by our fantastic young musicians. Programme to be announced soon
Oct 11 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm Hinemoa Rehearsal Rooms (TBC)
Enjoy a small group ‘sectional’, play through fun and exciting repertoire with the whole orchestra.  Invite your Whanau to come and enjoy a Rusty mini-concert at the end of the day! Players choice of music[...]
Nov 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm St Pauls Collegiate Chapel
Enjoy music you know and love – and celebrate an early Christmas with us! Entry by koha and a donation for the Hamilton Food Bank
Dec 13 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Hinemoa Rehearsal Rooms TBC
Join us for ‘A Very Rusty Christmas‘ to celebrate the end of 2020. An all-players-welcome event with the Rusty Player Orchestra, we will be playing something old, something new and something with a Christmas flavour[...]

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