Collaborating Artists

One of the Competition’s core objectives is to showcase the breadth and depth of talent here in New Zealand. We proudly place our competitors alongside New Zealand’s wonderful artists.

Queenstown – Semi-final Rounds I & II
  • Diedre Irons, Canada/New Zealand – Piano
  • Sarah Watkins, New Zealand – Piano
  • Jack Body, New Zealand – Composer

Auckland – Round III (Piano Trios)
  • Ashley Brown, New Zealand – Cello
  • Michael Houstoun, New Zealand – Piano

Auckland – Final Round (with Orchestra)
  • Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, New Zealand – Orchestra
  • Garry Walker, United Kingdom – Conductor