The Ara Music awards are now open for 2022.
We are please to be working again with the APPA Executive to provide a not only financial support towards tuition fees and replacement instruments, but also giving young people public performance experience & feedback on their musicianship.
This competition will, once again, be the most prestigious music competition for primary-intermediate aged children in Australasia.
Young people who are eligible are:
- Living somewhere in the APPA region between Pukekohe and Wellsford.
- In year 5-8 classes. Years 9 and over are not eligible.
- Have NZ citizenship or have Permanent Residency. Proof required.
- Have Grade 5 or higher in music exams. A copy of the certificate is essential.
- Friday 19th August 2022, Applications Close
- Saturday 10th & Sunday 11 September, Preliminaries
- Sunday 18th September, Finals