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Competition Finals: A Feast of NZ Music for Double Reed Ensemble

The New Zealand Double Reed Society invites you to
A Feast of NZ Music for Double Reed Ensemble
featuring the Final of the NZDRS Composition Competition

Saturday 21 July 2018

Mt Eden Village Centre
449 Mt Eden Rd
Cnr Mt Eden Road & Ngauruhoe St
Mt Eden
Auckland 1024

3pm | Double Reed Band*
Suitable for oboists and bassoonists of all ages
Leonard Bernstein | Excerpts from Westside Story – America, Maria and Tonight

Anthony Young | Suite for Double Reed Band (2014 NZDRS Commission)

4.30pm | A (Free) Public Concert

Performance of the six pieces chosen as finalists for the NZDRS Composition Competition
The brief: five minutes in length, for 3-4 players of oboe and/or bassoon, Grade 5/6 level

Performance of the winner of the High School Division

Leonie Holmes | Suite for two oboes, cor anglais and bassoon (2018 NZDRS Commission)

5.45 | Awards

First, second and third prizes winners announced
Audience award: high school students will vote for the piece they would most like to play
Performance of Double Reed Band pieces

*To register for Double Reed Band, please email
For more information, please do not hesitate to contact the New Zealand Double Reed Society.

Generously sponsored by Ute Decker and an anonymous donor.