About Music Education

About Music Education

Ehara toa i te toa takitahi, engari, he toa takitini. My success is not that of a single person but instead the strength of many. The Music Commission’s Education Programme is designed to support the creation and development of NZ music. Alongside delivering resources...
Musicians Mentoring in Schools Programme

Musicians Mentoring in Schools Programme

Each year the Music Commission’s Musicians Mentoring in Schools Programme places professional musicians in schools to act as mentors, supporting teachers/kaiako and students/tauira from years 7 to 13. Mentors conduct interactive workshops with students on growing...
Annie Crummer

Annie Crummer

Born of a Tahitian mother and a Cook Islands father, Annie resides in New Zealand. She released her first single at the age of sixteen, ‘Once or Twice’ which reached #16 on the NZ charts. 1985 heard Annie wailing away in the Netherworld Dancing Toys’ hit, ‘For...
Bella Kalolo

Bella Kalolo

Bella is bold, dedicated, and renowned for her dynamic and vibrant performances, whether recorded or live. Her soulful style is filled with both passion and integrity. The Samoan, Tongan, and Maori (Ngati Porou) soul sister has worked with and supported artists as...
Brooke Singer

Brooke Singer

Brooke Singer is known for her work as a publicist and mentor to folk musicians (Jess Chambers, Amiria Grenell, Matthew Pickering) and is a wealth of knowledge on music funding, social media, promotion and DIY touring. She can offer insight into songwriting, how to...