Story: Arts education and training

Summer school, 1987

Composition students are shown at a summer school in this 1987 television programme. Composer and teacher Ross Harris reflects on his own very different experience of learning to compose. The summer school was the sixth held at the Nelson School of Music. Set up in 1894, the Nelson School was New Zealand's oldest independent music school.

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Megan Cook and Caren Wilton, 'Arts education and training - Musicians and singers', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 July 2024)

Story by Megan Cook and Caren Wilton, published 22 Oct 2014