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2012 -Archive    

January 2012

Cheryl Grice

Internationally recognised,  Award Winning Classical GuitaristBroadcast on BBC TV & Radio.Classical/Spanish/South American/Easy listening guitar .

Anatoly Zelinsky & Friends

Anatoly Zelinsky –Viola, Roanna Funcke-  Percussion

Lixin -Piano,Performing works by:

J . S. Bach , A . Kanerstein ,  Bruce Mather &  Astor


February 2012

The Annual 8th

West Melton Art Event  

Group Art Exhibition  

Guest Artist Alvin Pankhurst

March 2012

The Annual SPCA Canterbury

Fund Raiser

Bob Heinz Jazz Group  & Guests

with the well-known Bob Heinz together with one of the finest bass players Mike Kime and Reuben Derrick on saxophone & Clarinet


Sangre En Venas -Flamenco Dancing Group

Lunch & Wine , Concert

and Afternoon Tea

Donated by:

The Nut Point

The Christchurch  Baroque Ensemble

Elizabeth Emeleus - Soprano

Cathy Irons - Violin

Barry Brinson - Harpsichord & Organ

Ellen Doyle - Violoncello

Special Guests:

Geoffrey Irons - Trumpet

Olivia MacFarlane - Flute

April 2012

Oleg  Kotorovych

Selected Students

Performing Music for Violin

Chen  Natalia

Leehan Grace

Shatford Isaac

Stainthorpe Grace

Sun Selena

Yee Clement

Piano Accompanist

Iryna Maksymova &  Alison Holden

May 2012

Pettman Junior Academy

Ensembles  from the

Pettman Junior Academy of Music performing a variety of music from the classical repertoire

U.C. String Quartets 2012

string quartets from the University of Canterbury,  performing a variety of music from the classical repertoire

June 2012

Anthony Ferner and Friends

Mark Secker- piano,

Gao Ping- piano/composer,

Chris Cree-Brown- composer,

Justin Standring- flute

August 2012

Stu Buchanan’s  Jazz Night.

The Legendary Stu Buchanan and his Jazz band in a warm-up session, ending winter time.

September 2012

Twisted  Brass

2 Cornets, Horn, Baritone & Tuba, in an evening’s entertainment, based around Dixie and Light Jazz.

October 2012

November 2012

The 25th Anniversary of the “Schola Cantorum”

Choir & Music Ensemble,

celebrated with a concert & ‘Big Sing’,

“The November Art Show”

Hamish Allan, John Allan, Beverly Claridge, Soren Berger, Stephanie Crisp, Craig Fletcher,

Beverley Frost, Galina Kim, Min Kim, Vicki Knudsen, Svetlana Orinko, Janie Porter, Gordon Sharp, Jillian Wordsworth, Christine Watton.

This is a charity exhibition with the profits of 40% on all sales going to Artists Against Slavery  part of the global fight against human trafficking.

The Rayna Creagh Trio


John Beaven- Piano

Michael Kime-Double Bass

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Life in a Moment

Explore love, laughter and life through Art Song

A recital by:

Margot Button, Soprano,

Chris Archer, Piano

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Aeolus Saxophone Quartet

Featuring Mark Hobson

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