top of page
  • Writer's pictureANZVS

2017 Past Events

Updated: Nov 16, 2020

December 9, Auckland

Viva la Viola!

Philharmonia Hall

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.

Café Viola

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

Congress Website

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

Congress Website

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

Café Viola

Victorian College of the Arts, St. Kilda Road

Hosted by Simon Oswell for AUSTA, VIC and ANZVS

July 9, North Sydney

Café Viola

St Peter’s Presbyterian Church

Host – Robert Harris for AUSTA, NSW and ANSVS

June 26, Brisbane

Café Viola

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.

13 views0 comments


bottom of page