THE BEDFORD SCHOOL OF MUSIC & PERFORMING ARTS NZ 

         “EDUCATION, ENTERTAINMENT & EVENTS Est 1996”  #TheFutureIsNow


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GENERAL ENROLLMENT FORM for for all classes HERE


GUITAR HIRE FORM DOWNLOAD HERE


TALENT QUEST/CONTEST ENTRY FORM DOWNLOAD HERE


ENTERTAINER/TEACHER DIRECTORY SUBMISSION FORM DOWNLOAD HERE




THE BEDFORD SCHOOL OF MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT (TBSOM) are on the cutting edge of entertainment, distribution, publishing, Music/Performing Arts education, Artist Development, Marketing, Events and band hire. 


#TheFutureIsNow. #ANewEraHasDawned


HOME OF NEW ZEALAND MUSICIANS NETWORKING


Services & (Individual & Group) Lessons offered in..

Guitar, Vocals, Ukulele, Drums, Bass, Harmonica, Piano/Keyboards, Music theory, Songwriting, Performance, Rock band, Events Management, Industry, Recording, Sound Tech, Contests, Dance, Drama,  Holiday programs & Workshops, Band/sound & Lighting hire, Developmental & Performance opportunities.


Events include

The Future Is Now Music Festival, Albums & Tour

Harbour Street Jazz & Blues Festival

Steampunk NZ Music Festival

Christmas at Friendly Bay

Oamaru's Got X Factor

Karaoke Contests

Open Mic & Jam Sessions

School Of Rock (Youth Concerts)

TBSOM Showcases

#TFIN Battle of the bands

Song Poets Corner Songwriting Events & Contests

Talent Quests

Kids Karaoke

Barn Dance/Country Night

Plunket Elecrtical North Otago A&P Show

School holiday programs & Workshops

Fire & Steam Oamaru

Little MIss A&P Show

Weston Fireworks

Family Fun Days

Decktology

New Zealand Music Month

School Raves

Belt It Out Busking Contest

90's Night

80's Night

70's Night

Rock Night

Jazz & Blues Showcase

Rock n Roll Review


We provide all types of entertainment services including Music, Drama & Dance Education  online & in person, Band/DJ Hire, Venues, Equipment Hire, Barista's, Bar Managers, Events, Band Practice spaces, Marketing/social, recording services, Book/music sales and digital distribution, open mic, jam sessions, Karaoke, GIG GUIDE/Cafe Gazette and more. 


The Bedford school of music NZ prides itself on it level of skills garnered from education and industry experience. With schools in Dunedin & Oamaru.


Our events company dates back to 1996 (Running open mic/Jam sessions, Acoustic nights, Contests, tours & running venues in Dunedin, Wellington, Oamaru, Christchurch, Nelson, Invercargil, Gore & Timaru & Our Music school was founded in 2012. 


Our Venue, Recording studio, Practice & Lesson spaces are upstairs in The Original Peter Pan Theatre, located in the historic Star and Garter Hotel in Itchen Street, Oamaru. 


VOUCHERS AVAILABLE FOR CHRISTMAS & BIRTHDAYS

available MAINSTREET MUSICWORKS OAMARU & The Bedford School of Music [email protected]



MONDAY-FRIDAY

ONE ON ON & GROUP LESSONS FOR ALL AGES!


CONTACT DETAILS:

Postal address 44 Lune street, Oamaru.

The Bedford School Of Music & Performing Arts Centre

is located at 17 Itchen Street, Oamaru NZ



CEO - JAE BEDFORD- [email protected]

Phone- 027 418 2136


All Dance & Performing Arts inquieries 

CFO - MIRIAM BEDFORD -  [email protected]

Phone-  027 427 2145




Family Entertainment Venue (upto 150 seats), Small 50 seat lounge venue, Practice space(s), Dance Hall, Dressing rooms, Demo recording, Band mentoring & hire space for conferences, workshops, Full kitchen, Bathrooms, Snack Bar, concerts & Events. Plus Music & Performing arts lessons & Workshops with industry professionals in Dunedin, Palmerston, Oamaru, Waimate, Geraldine & Timaru. 


Practice space has an electric drum kit, Bass amp, Guitar amp, Keys, Piano and PA.   Price on enquiry.   


[email protected] for more details



HOME OF THE NEW ZEALAND OPEN MIC/JAM SESSION & KARAOKE SYNDICATE  & GIG GUIDE

FACEBOOK OPEN MIC SYNDICATE


NEW ZEALAND MUSICIANS NETWORKING


A group for Musicians to share their work, album releases etc

A Group for Musicians to let other people know of gigs, opportunities, education and events

Please join our page and/or group and let us know how else the page and group can help.

The largest New Zealand Music Facebook groups with over 4.8k members

LOCAL MUSICIANS NETWORKING GROUPS

NEW ZEALAND
https://www.facebook.com/groups/646858478675901/
https://www.facebook.com/NewZealandMusiciansNetworking/
http://nzmusiciansnetworking.webs.com/



SOUTHLAND
https://www.facebook.com/groups/548381335231052/?ref=br_rs

OAMARU/WAIMATE/TIMARU
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1733762930186280/?ref=br_rs

CHRISTCHURCH
https://www.facebook.com/groups/encoreperfomingarts/?ref=br_rs

DUNEDIN
https://www.facebook.com/groups/937228346298404/?ref=br_rs

NELSON BAYS
https://www.facebook.com/groups/216606415175273/?ref=br_rs

WELLINGTON
https://www.facebook.com/groups/rockitbandhirenz

AUCKLAND
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1391921031040889/?ref=br_rs

TUTORS WANTED


Due to massive demand The Bedford School Of Music & Performing Arts is looking for uniquely qualified tutors in Drums, Guitar, Voice, Piano, Bass, Ukulele, Dance & Drama. Needs real stage experience and a 'Student first' attitude. For the right applicants some training is provided. Multi intrumentalists perfered, for regular and workshop work. It is well paid, part time, thoroughly rewarding and has industry perks. If this sounds like you... Contact Jae 0274182136 www.thebedfordschoolofmusic.webs.com

In Otago, Waitaki & South Canterbury areas.


VENUE & REHEARSAL SPACE, OAMARU NZ


VOUCHERS AVAILABLE FOR CHRISTMAS & BIRTHDAYS

available from Mainstreet musicworks Oamaru & The Bedford School of Music

Get a Bedford School of Music & Performing Arts voucher from The School at 17 Itchen Street, office at 91 Aln street, [email protected] (we are happy to post them) or Mainstreet Musicworks(Cash only) Merry Christmas from The Bedford school of music & Performing Arts NZ www.thebedfordschoolofmusic.webs.com

A HUGE thank you to Brackens Print and Office Products Depot & Waitaki Resource Recovery Park for the help and sponsorship. True pro's!!!



The Bedford School Of Music & Performing Arts has developed relationships with & can be found at....

OUSA, OPSA, Otago Museum, Dunedin Public Libraries, Otago Regional Council, Westmount School NZ, East Otago High School, Magic Kids, Glenavy School, YouthTown, The Youth Centre Oamaru, Geraldine school of performing arts, Home school New Zealand, Omarama School, Kakanui School, Totara, The Manor Estate, Dunedin North Intermediate, Party Bands, Rockit band hire, Twilight Entertainment, Party Bands, North Otago High School, NEV School, Tahuna Normal Intermediate, Papakaio School, Maheno School, Christchurch Casino, Waimate Main School, New Zealand Musicians Networking, Waimate Centennial School, St Patricks Waimate, JBE Entertainment,  New Zealand Musicians Networking, #TheFutureIsNow Festivals & Tours, YMCA/OSCAR Timaru, South School Timaru, Galleon Family Complex, Harbour Street Jazz & Blues Festival, SteamPunk NZ Music Festival, many countries via Online learning & many other places