Applications for the AYC conducting school and composer in residence have closed for 2017


AYC Conducting School – June 2017

This four week course provides the opportunity for developing musical directors/conductors to work with Lachlan Craig and Gracie Francis on score study and preparation, gesture, laban movement, body mapping, sound, communication and performance within an established ensemble.

This course is completely free of charge and applications are open to anyone under the age of 30.

Applications now closed. Download details here.





Composer in Residence 2017

This semester long project provides the opportunity for a developing young composer to write a piece for the Auckland Youth Choir, to be rehearsed, workshopped and then performed in the choirs’ December concert ‘This is Christmas’ in conjunction with Dalewool Auckland Brass at Holy Trinity Cathedral.

As Composer in Residence the successful applicant will be required to sing in the choir from August until December while writing the work.

Applications now closed. Download details here.