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NZDRS Oboe and Bassoon Competition 2021!

  We are excited to announce that entries are now open for the 2021 Bassoon and Oboe Competition! Entries are now open, and will close on the 27th of April 2020 at 11.59pm. Guidelines:  Click here Entry form:  Click here After you submit your entry, please send your performance video(s) to . Categories for each instrument are Junior, Intermediate and Open Performers are then to send in video recordings of their performance, which will be judged by oboist Martin Lee and bassoonist Gordon Skinner. There are many exciting prizes available for each category! More  information about these can be found in the competition guidelines. Please note that this competition is only open to current New Zealand citizens/residents. Looking forward to seeing your applications come through soon!

Our first reed making class of 2021 is coming up in February!

  This is for double reed players of all levels to learn and improve their skills at making and adjusting their own reeds. 2pm - 4pm  February 13th Auckland Philharmonia Hall, St Albans Ave Oboe reed making with Camille Wells for long scrape and Martin Lee for short scrape. Bassoon reed making with Jessica Goldbaum and assisted by Gordon Skinner.   Non members $40 Non member students $25 Members $15   Spaces are limited! Please email us at to secure your place. Look forward to seeing you there!