Tag Archives: New Zealand art music

Finding language

Apologies, it’s been another long gap between posts. But things have been productive in the meantime in other ways. One project that has just come to fruition is a new book: the edited volume Finding Language: The Massey Composer Addresses, … Continue reading

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Musical honours 2

In the most recent Queen’s Birthday honours, it was pleasing to see the New Zealand music writer Dr. Philip Norman receive a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit (CNZM). Dr. Norman is, of course, more than just a … Continue reading

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Musical honours

It’s not often that New Zealand music historians receive official recognition, so it was a nice to see two featuring on the 2014 Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Congratulations to Phil Garland QSM and Donald Maurice MNZM! Official honours provide an … Continue reading

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Lilburn Lecture audio

For those who missed Dr. Philip Norman’s Lilburn Lecture delivered on 2 November 2013 at Victoria University of Wellington, an audio recording is now available on the Radio New Zealand Concert website. The Lilburn Lecture is named after the local … Continue reading

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