Tauranga boasts several recording studio's and a plethora of talented local musicians whose stories are recorded on these pages.
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Thomas Milne was a keen bandsman and was secretary of the Tauranga Municipal Town Band for 13 years. This article
The Right Note features hundreds of never before seen historical photographs from the collections of those interviewed by Graham Clark.
The Sundaise Music Festival is to be held on March 6th-8th, near Waihi. It is a three day music festival
What a gift we have in writer and musician Richard O'Brien.
Leilani Taula showed great musical promise from a young age, even singing before she could talk. From being given the
Tauranga Operatic Society held a production of 'The Sound of Music' from 9th September to 23rd September 1989.
From April 15th to 22nd in 1978 the Tauranga Choral and Operatic Society held a production of 'The Pirates of
In 1976 the Tauranga Choral & Operatic Society held a production of 'My Fair Lady'.
In 1986 the Tauranga Operatic Society held a production of 'The Mikado'
The Tauranga Choral and Operatic Society held a production of the musical, the 'Belle of New York' in June of
On 6 October 1920, the Great Italian Operatic Basso, Cesaroni, performed in Tauranga. The event was recorded in an article
In 2012 Tauranga band Bonjour Swing launched their new album entitled 'The Flame'.
The album 'The Flame' by Tauranga band Bonjour Swing was produced in 2012 by Fragile Colours Music, an independent record
The album 'All Roads Lead Home' by Nine Mile Stone was produced by Fragile Colours Music, an independent record label
The album 'Brilleaux: Live at the Masonic' by Tauranga band 'Brilleaux' was produced by Fragile Colours Music, an independent record
The album 'Light My Heart' by Elizabeth Robinson was produced by Fragile Colours Music, an independent record label based in
Tauranga band Bonjour Swing released their album 'The Flame' in February 2012.
Kokomo has to be considered an iconic Tauranga band. They would certainly be one of its longer surviving ones having
The Sundaise Music Festival is to be held on March 10-11, at Dickey Flat near Waihi. It is a two
The Red Hot Peppers originated in 1975 out of the 1953 Memorial Rock 'n' Roll Band. Originator, Robbie Laven, emigrated
“ Marion’s reputation as a lyrical and moving vocalist and her depth as a crafter of beautiful songs are legendary
Fragile Colours Music is the label behind many albums produced by Tauranga musicians.
Situated in rural Welcome Bay, the Colour Field Recording Studio, run by Tim Julien, records albums for a variety of