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NEW ZEALAND SINGING SCHOOL

5th – 15th January 2017

New Zealand Singing School Logo Students at the New Zealand Singing School

The New Zealand Singing School Trust is pleased to advise that enrolments for the 2017 IFAC Handa New Zealand Singing School open on 31st May 2016. The School will take place from 5th to 15th January, at the Eastern Institute of Technology, Napier.

Apply online from 31 May at www.singingschool.org.nz for enrolments for:

  • Student Audition
  • Observer
  • Trainee Tutor/Trainee Accompanist

For more information please see the New Zealand Singing School Newsletter

Dr Haruhisha Handa demonstrating Japanese calligraphy at the
British Museum

CAPTIVATING CALLIGRAPHY at the British Museum

29th November 2014

IFAC Japan supported an event by our partner organisation IFAC UK.

On Saturday 29th November Dr Haruhisha Handa performed a demonstration of the art of Japanese calligraphy.

Adviser to the Modern Japanese Calligraphers Association and author of several books on the subject, Dr Handa created small paintings and, using an enormous three kilogram brush, larger examples of the art.

Download the event brochure (PDF, 344KB)

Photography by Andi Sapey