Leonie Holmes

Leonie Holmes has helped fund

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Peter Thomas

Auckland Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Peter Thomas, commission a new horn concerto to be performed in their October concerts. An exciting collaboration between young NZ talent- composer Alex Taylor and french horn player Emma Richards. Funding needed for commissioning composer as ASO is a non-profit community orchestra.

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Let's celebrate the 100th birthday of Douglas Lilburn, the grandfather of New Zealand music. Stroma has commissioned nine NZ composers to each write a short chamber work responding to one of the Nine Short Pieces, Lilburn's last substantial instrumental composition.

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Gareth Farr

In 2019 the NZSO and French cellist Sébastien Hurtaud will record my Cello Concerto 'Chemin des Dames' - one of the most important works I have created to date.

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Lilburn Residence Trust

The Lilburn Residence needs urgent renovations to its bathroom, toilet and laundry, for its long-term preservation, and the benefit of the resident composer.

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