To contact any of our staff, please head to our contact page and give us a call, or fill out our contact form with their name as the subject line.

Key Staff

  • Celia Stewart
    Celia Stewart
    Music Director/ Co-ordinator Take Off with Music
    musdir@csm.org.nz
  • Roanna Funcke
    Roanna Funcke
    Asst Music Director/ Tutor Percussion
  • David Williams
    David Williams
    HOD Strings/ Tutor VIolin
  • Janet Simon
    Janet Simon
    HOD Woodwind/ Tutor Flute
  • Brett Painter
    Brett Painter
    HOD Percussion/ Tutor Percussion
  • Lois McCallum
    Lois McCallum
    HOD Suzuki/ Tutor Suzuki Violin
  • Anne Robinson
    Anne Robinson
    HOD Outreach Strings/ Conductor JSO/ Tutor Outreach Strings/ Tutor Violin and Viola
  • Maree Parr
    Maree Parr
    HOD Outreach Band Programme/ Conductor Outreach Concert Band/ Friday Youth Band/ Tutor Outreach Wind
  • Hamilton Machirus
    Hamilton Machirus
    Co-ordinator Guitar/Ukulele/ Tutor Guitar
  • Beth Cohen
    Beth Cohen
    Coordinator Piano/ Conductor ISO
  • Leigh Cookson
    Leigh Cookson
    Office Manager
    office@csm.org.nz

Teaching Staff

  • Iselta Allison
    Tutor Violin
  • Marnie Barrell
    Tutor Piano
  • Sue Bealing
    Tutor Clarinet
  • Thomas Bedggood
    ISO String Assistant
  • Rebecca Bendre
    Tutor Cello
  • Doug Brush
    Tutor Percussion/ Conductor Samba Band
  • Lucy Cabot-Saunders
    Tutor Voice
  • Katharina Cairns
    Tutor Piano
  • Jo Cherry
    Tutor Recorder
  • Wendy Christie
    Tutor Piano
  • Anne Clark
    Tutor Cello
  • Lewis Cooper
    Orchestral percussion assistant
  • Marijke Cooper
    Orchestra Assistant
  • Deen Coulson
    Director, Jazz Combo
  • Emma Cullen
    Tutor Percussion
  • Cornelia Didenco
    Tutor Chamber Music, Outreach Strings, Violin
  • Antonio Dimitrov
    Tutor French Horn
  • Ellen Doyle
    Co-director Chamber Music Play Day
  • Claire Elliott
    Tutor Saxophone
  • Thomas Eves
    Tutor Trumpet
  • Mandy Fleener
    Assistant conductor JSO, HOD Chamber Music
  • Neville Forsythe
    Co-conductor Sinfonia / Conductor Christchurch Recorder Ensemble
  • Naomi Harmer
    Tutor Suzuki Cello
  • Matthew Harris
    Tutor Outreach Band Bass Guitar
  • Sarah Helleur
    Tutor Flute
  • Akira Hirasawa
    Tutor Trombone
  • Mark Hodgkinson
    Co-conductor, Concert Band, Tutor Trumpet
  • Lorraine Horton
    Tutor Suzuki Violin
  • Kate Husband
    Conductor Christchurch Children's Choir
  • Andrea Koorey
    Conductor Christchurch Girls' Choir, Tutor Voice
  • Jacqueline Kotula
    Tutor Recorder, Oboe
  • Matthew Lee
    Conductor, WIndjammers, Windpower, Assistant Conductor UCCYO, Flute Tutor
  • Paul Lee
    Tutor Guitar/ Ukulele, Outreach Guitar/ Ukulele
  • Julie-Ann Link
    Tutor Bassoon
  • Natalia Lomeiko
    Tutor Violin
  • Rosamund McDonald
    Tutor Outreach Recorder
  • Ray McMurdo
    Tutor Guitar, Rock Band
  • Iryna Maksymova
    Tutor Piano
  • Ashleigh Mowbray
    Tutor Outreach Recorder/Oboe
  • Stephen Nichols
    Tutor Outreach Band Wind/ Conductor Outreach Jazz@4/ Conductor Outreach Concert Band
  • Victoria Pankhurst
    Accompanist Christchurch Children's Choir
  • Joanna Park
    Tutor Cello
  • Ross Radford
    Tutor Double Bass
  • Georgina Rees-Stevenson
    Conductor-Clarinet and Saxophone Ensemble, Co-director, Big Band
  • Helen Renaud
    Conductor UC CYO
  • John Robinson
    Tutor Outreach Band, Clarinet
  • Rebecca Robinson
    Orchestral Assistant
  • Nicola Rooney
    Tutor Clarinet/ Saxophone
  • Tony Ryan
    Co-conductor, Sinfonia
  • Keith Sayers
    Tutor Oboe
  • Patrick Shepherd
    Conductor Camerata
  • Nicola Smith
    Tutor Suzuki Violin
  • Helen Stevenson
    Tutor Double Bass
  • Maganui Stewart
    Assistant Take Off with Music
  • Ian Thorpe
    Conductor Concert Band
  • Lynda van Barneveld
    Tutor Piano
  • Cate van Leuven
    Tutor Piano
  • Catherine Wall
    Tutor Outreach Band Percussion
  • Mark Walton
    Co-director Chamber Music Play Day
  • Melanie Williams
    Tutor Voice
  • Kiefer Wilton
    Tutor Trumpet