School choir info

Information about school choirs participating in the Festival

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Information about the orchestra, concert band or special choirs

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Everything you want to know about the organisation of the Festival


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Quick links to current information: Latest News : Programme details : Choir photographs : Rehearsal music online : Four-Year Medal applications : Suggest a theme or a song : Facebook page for feedback : Follow us on Twitter


Latest News

Leader of the Orchestra

The Leader of the Orchestra for 2016 has been announced. We congratulate Grace Lawrence – Heaton Normal Inte...

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SPCA to take collection

Fitting in with the 2016 theme "All Creatures, Great and Small", the Music Festival Executive is proud to announce...

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Vacancies for 2017

All positions on the Festival Music Team come up for appointment on a three-yearly rotational basis. Appointment...

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Poster Competition winner

Congratulations to Yuki Saito from Christchurch South Intermediate School! Yuki has not only won $100 for hersel...

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Programme details for your School

It seems ridiculously early, but we need to know the details of your school choir for the programme for the festiva...

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Photo of your choir

For the 2016 Music Festival, we are again using the large video screen to introduce the performing schools to the a...

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Rehearsal Music online

Members of a school choir or a choir conductor can either play the tracks directly below, or download the tracks a...

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Four-Year Medal applications

If this is your fourth year in a Festival Special Group, you may qualify for the highly-regarded Four-Year Medal, a...

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Curriculum Links for 2016

Classroom teachers may be interested in the set of links to lesson plans, resources and information relating to the...

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Teaching Notes

If you ever mislay your copy of the Teaching Notes distributed with the materials at the Teachers' Demonstration Me...

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New President elected

The Association is delighted to announce that Sharyn Hay has been elected to the position of President. [caption...

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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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