Postgraduate and Graduate Study

Masters and PhD Degrees

Masters Degrees

Higher Degrees

DMA (Doctor of Musical Arts)

International PhD students pay only domestic fees


Staff Research Expertise

Current and Recent Students


Abbey Pinkerton - Composition portfolio

Libo Hou - Screen music composition

Blair White - Vocal performance and thesis

Jade Browne - Thesis Music Education in New Zealand


Jessica Jack - Portfolio and thesis Extending Taonga Puoro

Olivia Fletcher - Thesis The Rise of Orchestral Music in the Waikato Region 1860-2000

Xu Tang - Composition Portfolio

Amanda O’Connell - Thesis: Tools and trends in ICT integration in secondary music programmes in New Zealand 2007-2009.

Julie Johnson - Thesis The Musical Contribution to Canterbury of John Ritchie

Jeff Wragg - EA - Thesis: Extending the Bristol Sound.

Nick Braae - Thesis The Idiolect of Queen

Teresa Connor - EA/Intermedia - Composition Portfolio.

TeManaaroha Rollo - EA - Thesis: Extending the Kingitanga Music Tradition.

Jeremy Mayall - Ac/EA - Composition Portfolio.

Janet Jennings - Ac Composition - Thesis: A Composer in Context.

Contact Information

Dr Michael Williams

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