‘Ngā Kaitito o Te Ara Pūoro Wananga’
Call for Expressions of Interest.
Dates: Friday 7th to Wednesday 12th of December,
Location: Te Puna O Te Matauranga Marae, Northland Polytechnic.
Address: 51 Raumanga Valley Rd, Whangarei,
Contact: Mere Taylor-Tuiloma
Cell: + 64 220606393
Producer Mere Taylor-Tuiloma is offering aspiring composers of songs i roto i te reo Māori a fantastic opportunity. With a collection of iconic Maori composers to assist her, your natural talent will be nurtured and technique refined.
If this is exactly what you have been looking for then submit your name for consideration, outlining your experience (a short bio) as a composer and what your intentions are for after the wananga. The wananga numbers are limited to 15 participants. Shortlisting may occur. Your short bio will be helpful.
The Wananga is fully residential with marae accommodation, meals and on site mentoring.
Major funding from Creative New Zealand makes this amazing but challenging opportunity possible.
About Toi Māori Aotearoa:
Toi Māori Aotearoa | Maori Arts New Zealand Charitable Trust is the national organisation for Māori art and artists. It receives major funding from Creative NZ, Arts Council of New Zealand | Toi Aotearoa.
Puatatangi is a founding member of Toi Māori Aotearoa | Maori Arts New Zealand. Providing advice to the collective on developments in Music; te aō pūoro and contribute to the holistic Māori view of arts, tikanga, music, dance, language, writing and visual. Pūatatangi champions Te Ara Puoro and the Worlds of Māori Music. They retain copyright to Pao Pao Pao.