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NCMA’s Lunchtime Series: Musical chameleon Bob Bickerton

Thursday 22nd August 2019

A specialist in Celtic music, Bob Bickerton has performed solo and in folk groups at most major concert venues, folk festivals and arts festivals around New Zealand in the past 40 years featuring instruments including uilleann pipes, harp, flute, whistles, guitar and bodhran.

Two of Bob’s CDs have been finalists in the New Zealand Music Awards and he has been involved in many recording projects for film and television. He has performed and recorded with a wide variety of contemporary, ethnic music groups, choirs and orchestras including the NZSO. As a songwriter his The Close Shave has received international acclaim having been recorded by numerous performers and groups overseas.

Proudly supported by Nelson Pine Industries

Series passes are available at $100 (+ service fee) per term. Click HERE to purchase!

Cash and eftpos available for door sales at Nelson Centre of Musical Arts from 9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday and one hour prior to the scheduled performance time.

Please contact Nelson Centre of Musical Arts if you require wheelchair seating on 03 548 9477 or


August 22




Nelson & suburbs


Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
48 Nile Street, Nelson, New Zealand

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

$15 including service fees

Tickets from NCMA and TicketDirect ph. 035489477.


Ph. 035489477

Additional Info

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