2021 Workshops

Do you like music but think your skills are insufficient? Then our workshops are for you! They are fun and offer superb tuition in singing technique, easy and step-by-step methods for improving your sight-reading, and instructions for how to conduct a choir or an orchestra.

Our workshops offer a progressive series of enjoyable and stimulating stages which will rapidly improve your reading ability and conducting.

With international orchestral & choral conductor Rita Paczian, our annual workshops are open to all ages and musical skill levels.

Save the dates below and book early for these popular workshops!
For queries call 09 309 2224 or email admin@bachmusica.com

Singing workshop

Saturday 13 March 2021 (12:30pm-6pm)
Location: Somervell Presbyterian Church, 497 Remuera Rd, Remuera
Repertoire: Excerpts from Haydn’s Creation

Register here!

Our most popular workshop! Learn and brush up essential singing techniques and improve your sound, both as a chorister and as a soloist. Enjoy blending your sound with your neighbour and the whole choir. Improve your sight-reading, have fun and learn the music from scratch or revisit it again. The music is sublime and this workshop offers you an exciting opportunity to sing alongside members of the highly acclaimed chorus of Bach Musica NZ.

$50 Adults
$30 Observers (hand-outs included)
$30 Children under 18 & students


Sight-Reading workshop

Saturday 15 May 2021 (12:30pm-6pm)
Location: Somervell Presbyterian Church, 497 Remuera Rd, Remuera

Register here!

Whether you are a member of a choir, a singer or instrumentalist preparing for the sight-reading tests in grade exams or you simply enjoy singing with friends, the ability to sight-read with confidence and accuracy is a most important musical skill. Our workshop offers a progressive series of enjoyable and stimulating stages which will rapidly improve your reading ability. Musicians of all levels and ages welcome!

$50 Adults
$30 Observers (hand-outs included)
$30 Children under 18 & students
Download 2020 information sheet


Conducting Workshop

Saturday 28 August 2021 (12:30pm-6pm) – note new date
Location: Somervell Presbyterian Church, 497 Remuera Rd, Remuera

Register here!

Whether you are a teacher, instrumentalist, singer or music student, the knowledge of how to conduct a choir or an orchestra is a most important musical skill. Our workshop offers a progressive series of enjoyable and stimulating stages which will rapidly improve your conducting. Open to teachers, instrumentalists, singers, students and others. All levels and ages welcome!

$90 Active Participants
$50 Observers (hand-outs included)
Download 2020 information sheet

We are grateful for the support of Ōrākei Local Board and the Community Organisation Grants Scheme in 2020.