Auckland Philharmonia & Blues Partnership

The Auckland Philharmonia and Auckland Blues rugby team have partnered up again for 2024!

The partnership has up-and-coming Auckland Philharmonia Aspiring Musicians perform live at Auckland Blues rugby matches, and this year we’re seeking a new talented group of students to perform at four of this season’s home games!

Applications Closing Date: 11:59pm, Thursday 29 February 2024

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Who can apply?

This paid opportunity is open to student brass musicians and percussionists who are wanting to get a band of friends together and combine their love for music and rugy. If selected, participants will perform a variety of music throughout the match.

When are the performances?

  • Saturday 23 March: VS Crusaders
  • Saturday 11 May: VS Hurricanes
  • Saturday 18 May: VS Highlanders
  • Saturday 1 June: VS Chiefs

The hours for each game are 5-9pm. Individual remuneration is $200 per game ($50 per hour). Dinner is provided at each game.

How can I apply?

  • Fill out the application form by clicking on the Apply Now button
  • Once your application has been reviewed, your ensemble will be invited to audition
  • Applicants will need 10-15 minutes of reperoire prepared for the audition
  • Auditions will be held early March
  • Applications will close at 11:59pm, Thursday 29 February 2024
  • Please include ‘(Blues)’ at the end of your ensemble name in your application form. For example: The Band (Blues).
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