Marimba Festival

2018 ONZA Marimba Festival: Songs from Tangaroa

The ONZA Marimba Festival will be conducted in Auckland and Tauranga this year in term 3 and 4 respectively. Teachers whose students participate in these events will have the opportunity to attend inspiring professional development, free of charge, once per term, to play through an exciting repertoire fully adaptable to suit their music curriculum goals. On the day of the festival itself, hundreds of students rehearse and perform the set in a mass celebration of music education.

if you are interested in this exciting event, you should contact Philippa Drake or Jeremy Hantler.

As with recent events, the Auckland Marimba Festival will take place in the ASB Stadium in Kohimarama. The 2018 date is Saturday, September 1. To register your school or organisation for this wonderful event click on the Auckland Registration Form.

The Tauranga Marimba Festival will take place at OUR PLACE, 91 Willow Street, on Wednesday, November 7, To register your school or organisation for this wonderful event click on the Tauranga Registration Form. If you are interested in this first ever Tauranga Festival, contact Millie Locke.

Click on the poster to download the pdf.

To get a taste of the 2015 occasion, click on Marimba Festival Youtube clip, or visit the ONZA  Media page to view a range of thrilling videos based around the 2016 festival.