Our News

Special Offer To Chamber Music New Zealand Subscribers

Aug 27, 2012

We’ve been talking to the good people at Chamber Music New Zealand and have agreed to make an exclusive offer to new Chamber Music New Zealand subscribers for 2013. Details will be advertised in the 2013 Chamber Music New Zealand brochure which will be mailed out in October. Visit the Chamber Music New Zealand website site…

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New Website Launched

Feb 7, 2012

We launched our new branding and website at a Gala Dinner at The Boathouse in Nelson on the evening of 7th February 2012 featuring the New Zealand String Quartet. The new site is a creative collaboration between Dave Knight of Nimbus Advertising and web designers Avoca Design, the result of which is an attractive, informative…

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Overseas Guest Artists Announced

Feb 1, 2012

We’re thrilled to announce the engagement of overseas guests for our 2013 Adam Chamber Music Festival.  Penderecki String Quartet The Penderecki String Quartet, approaching the third decade of an extraordinary career, has become one of the most celebrated chamber ensembles of their generation. These four musicians from Poland, Canada, and the USA bring their varied…

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Increased Funding For Festival

Feb 1, 2012

Following a period of applications and negotiations we were delighted when the Nelson City Council decided to fund the Adam Chamber Music Festival through its Economic Development Agency (EDA). Following the last two festivals the Trust had engaged market research company McDermott Miller to assess the economic impact of the festival to the Nelson economy.…

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New Manager Appointed

Jan 10, 2012

The Nelson Music Festival Trust has announced the appointment of a new Manager for the Adam Chamber Music Festival. Performing Arts manager, local musician and recording engineer Bob Bickerton has accepted the role for the biennial festival, which will make its mark in Nelson for the 12th time in 2013. Bickerton was the Director at…

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