Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
Thursday 3rd December 2020
Lissa Cowie – Cello
Born in Scotland, Lissa emigrated to New Zealand at the age of 12. She studied cello at Auckland University with postgraduate study at the Royal Academy of Music in London. Lissa now enjoys being part of the Top of the South’s vibrant music scene and is a NCMA accredited teacher.
Juliet Ayre – Violin
Juliet grew up in Nelson, studying violin through the Nelson School of Music. After leaving Nelson to study with Stephen Larsen for four years followed by a further four years of study with Polish violinist; Jan Tawroszewicz; Juliet returned in 2009 where she is enjoying teaching violin and coaching and playing as much chamber music as she can.
Anna Maitland – Flute
Anna holds a Master of Music with 1st Class Honours in performance flute from The University of Auckland, a Master of Music Therapy from The New Zealand School of Music and a Graduate Diploma in Teaching from The University of Auckland. Although classically trained, Anna enjoys a diverse range of music and feels equally at home performing both classical and contemporary genres. Anna is a NCMA accredited teacher.