The APRA Music Grants programme supports The National Youth Orchestra Composer-In-Residence Award.
The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra is New Zealand’s national orchestra. One of the world’s oldest national symphony orchestras, it has charmed audiences with memorable concerts and recordings for 68 years.
Today, the NZSO is recognised as an outstanding orchestra of international stature. It continues to grow and develop artistically, taking a challenging and varied programme of music to communities throughout New Zealand.
The NZSO National Youth Orchestra concerts continue to showcase New Zealand’s best young musical talent and the NZSO’s Community and Education programmes offer New Zealand’s future generations the opportunity to experience the exceptional skill of our NZSO players, inspiring them towards a life-long love of music.