2017 Past Events
Updated: Nov 16, 2020
December 9, Auckland
Viva la Viola!
Organiser – Anne Draffin Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO)
Advertised and attended by ANZVS members
ANZVS Journal No. 44, page 38.
November 18, Auckland
Viola Ensemble Reprise and Encore
Epsom Girls Grammar School Auckland
Organiser – Olwyn Green
ANZVS Journal No. 43, pages 23-24.
Canberra School of Music Australian National University
Host – Robert Harris
September 3, Wellington
Viola Composition Competition
During the 44th International Viola Congress
New Zealand School of Music, Victoria University of Wellington
Organiser – Greg McGarity
Recording of Workshop
ANZVS Journal No. 42, pages 24-25.
September 1-5 Wellington
44th International Viola Congress, Third ‘Down Under’
Co-Hosts – Donald Maurice and Gillian Ansell, Congress Manager Elyse Dalabakis
St Andrew’s on the Terrace and New Zealand School of Music Victoria University of Wellington
Lectures and Lecture Recitals
ANZVS Journal No. 41 i-iv, 43-44; No. 42, pages 3, 4-5, 6-7, 13-17; No. 43, pages 25 and 26.
July 16, Melbourne
Victorian College of the Arts, St. Kilda Road
Hosted by Simon Oswell for AUSTA, VIC and ANZVS
July 9, North Sydney
St Peter’s Presbyterian Church
Host – Robert Harris for AUSTA, NSW and ANSVS
June 26, Brisbane
University of Queensland School of Music
Hosted by Patricia Pollett for AUSTA, QLD and ANZVS
January each year Annual Event Auckland
Viola Ensembles and Violas Only Afternoon
during Auckland String Quartet Summer School, a viola afternoon during ASQSS
Initiated by viola tutor, Peter Barber (NZSO) in 1996,
subsequently organised by Anna Brooker and Olwyn Green
ANZVS Journal No. 41, page 16; No. 42, pages 23-24; No. 43, pages 23-24; No 47, 38-39.