Week 3

Written by ChissyMusic

Jazz at Fanzone


Yesterday the Chisnallwood jazz band played at the World Cricket Fanzone. Our keyboardist, Nic Ryan also sung at the Opening last Thursday night in the children’s choir.



Jazz at Cricket Fanzone


There are a few places left for students wanting to learn instruments. In particular we have some instruments available for hire and tuition at better rates than you’ll find anywhere for flutes, clarinets, trombones! Lesson timetables are in place and can be found at chisnallwoodmusic.org.nz/itinerant-timetables

Groups underway or starting this week are: (You can check out all the GROUPS’ timetables here: chisnallwoodmusic.org.nz/timetable )

Orchestra – Mondays lunch (set up) and block 5 (rehearsal) – all-comers

Choir – Tuesdays block 3 (11am-12am) with Ravil Atlas

Ukulele Band – Wednesdays lunchtime

Jazz Big Band – Thursdays lunch and block 5

Songwriting club – Thursdays after school 2.45-3.45

Irish Band Friday lunch

Theory Club – Fridays after school 2.45-3.20pm

Starting soon: rock bands (although we have had 2 weeks of great auditions!), marimba and recorder groups.


Djembe workshop next Thursday Feb 26 evening at Chisnallwood 6.30pm

Childrens’ Day at Wigram Airforce March 1st. Entertainment all day long, including Chisnallwood irish 1.40pm, Chisnallwood Jazz 2pm, BetterThan Bacon 2.30pm