New Music

  • New Music
    Singer-songwriter Hera Hjartardóttir holding a songwriting workshop for Music students at UC.



First-year New Music courses include learning the basics of music technologies, the music industry, songwriting, recording music and notational composition for live performances.

Further studies will include more advanced composition and songwriting skills and digital music composition.

Contact us

School of Music

Phone +64 3 369 3377

See the School's website for up-to-date location details.

Postal address
College of Arts | Te Rāngai Toi Tangata
University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

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