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Record ID 17330
Title A noteworthy kleptomaniac
Author Werner, Tara
Source New Zealand herald, 1994 Feb 17 Sec 2 p 2
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Writing a new piece for the Devonport Arts Festival. Includes portrait
Subjects Zagni, Ivan; Composers; Auckland String Quartet; String quartets


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Record ID 20019
Title The composer is in
Author Dart, William
Source New Zealand listener, 1995 Jul 8 p 52-53
Location ARC Serial 052 L77 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Interviews with young composers and their experiences of being a resident composer in New Zealand orchestras. Includes portraits
Subjects Composers; Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra; Orchestras; Keay, Nigel; Westerfield, Richard; Lodge, Martin; Blake, Christopher, 1949-; Zagni, Ivan; De Castro-Robinson, Eve; Bowater, Helen; Bierre, Sue; Hall, Neville; Taylor, David; Airey, Elisabeth Farrant, 1934-; Chamber Music New Zealand; Chamber music


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Record ID 30856
Title Intriguing, inspiring, invigorating : Royal & SunAlliance series 2003
Source Music Programme Collection,
Location Special Collections Music Programme Collection - Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra - ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Programme of the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra's 2003 calendar of performances outlining 15 concerts. New Zealand works performed in these concerts were Blast! by Lissa Merida,; Fanfare for Bert by Jack Body, Falling in love by Jonathan Besser, Urwachst by Helen Bowater, Concerto for Orchestra by John Rimmer, Alice by Gillian Whitehead, A place to lose and find yourself by Matthew Crawford, Mokehu by Ivan Zagni, and The ghosts of Deniston by Dorothy Buchanan, along with Australian composer, Ross Edwards' piece, Maninyas .
Event date: 6 March 2003 (start of season),25 September 2003 (end of season)
Subjects Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra; Adam, Karin; Wei, Li; Meridan, Lissa; Mintz, Shlomo; Thedeen, Torleif, 1962-; Body, John Stanley, (aka Jack), 1944-; Cormack, Justine; Amoyal, Pierre; Olding, Dene; Besser, Jonathan, 1949-; Edwards, Ross; Wright, Patricia; Bowater, Helen; Rimmer, John, 1939-; Medlyn, Helen; Wollerman, Jenny; McKendree-Wright, Zan; O'Neill, Simon; Griffiths, David, 1950-; Chapman Tripp Opera Chorus; Hamilton Civic Choir; Renaissance Singers; Whitehead, Gillian, 1941-; Wong Doe, Henry; Crawford, Matthew; Houstoun, Michael James, 1952-; Thies, Robert; Zagni, Ivan; Matsukawa, Daniel; Buchanan, Dorothy Quita, 1945-; Pompa-Baldi, Antonio; Harth-Bedoya, Miguel; Albert, Werner Andreas; Seibel, Klauspeter; Smith, Steven; Tchivzhel, Edvard; Zuccarini, Marco; Wilkins, Christopher; Aotea Centre, Auckland; Auckland Town Hall


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Record ID 60941
Title Arts council lists grants
Source New Zealand herald, 16 January 1984
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 15 p 149
Abstract The music panel of the arts council broke new ground when it awarded grants to two Auckland musician-composers providing support for work being done in New Zealand rather than for overseas travel and study.
Subjects Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council; Grants; Music; Zagni, Ivan; Roach, Steve; Musicians; Composers


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Record ID 62757
Title Taste of avant garde
Source Central leader, 23 September 1986
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 16 p 89
Abstract Peter Scholes and Ivan Zagni are giving performances at Diocesan School and St Peter's College as part of the Music Federation's performers in schools scheme. The duo have produced record albums and undertaken nationwide tours, the most recent in 1984 was called "Music on the wall", which was inspired by graffiti.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Music Federation of New Zealand; School music; Scholes, Peter; Clarinettists; Zagni, Ivan; Guitarists; Graffiti


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Record ID 63481
Title No error
Source Auckland star, 18 August 1987
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 16 p 170
Abstract Artspace is the venue for two weekends devoted to contemporary and experimental music with workshops and evening concerts.
Subjects Avant-garde (Music); Seminars; Rimmer, John, 1939-; Zagni, Ivan; Scholes, Peter


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Record ID 63743
Title Weather music
Source Auckland star, 15 December 1987
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 16 p 218
Abstract Ivan Zagni will present a programme of guitar music as part of a North Island tour. A new commissioned graphic score, "Weather patterns," will be featured.
Includes career details.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Zagni, Ivan; Avant-garde (Music); Composers; Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council; Artspace, Auckland


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Record ID 64313
Source New Zealand herald, 3 September 1988
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 17 p 43
Abstract Peter Scholes has the new position of Artist in Residence at the University of Auckland School of Music.
Details of a concert of contemporary music, the first project of the scheme.
Subjects Scholes, Peter; Composers; Zagni, Ivan; McKinnon, Bruce; Nalden, David; University of Auckland. School of Music


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Record ID 65153
Title New sound-visions
Author Reid, Graham
Source New Zealand herald, 14 June 1989
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 17 p 99
Abstract Details of "Sound/Watch", a month long programme of sound and vision explorations -performances, workshops and exhibitions at Artspace Gallery.
Notes Includes portrait of Gitbox Rebellion.
See also Auckland star, 22 June 1989 - Art for the eye and ear - in New Zealand music scrapbook, v 17 p 101 (Includes portrait of Philip Dadson).
Subjects Cousins, John; Composers; Electronic music; Improvisation (Music); Gitbox Rebellion (Musical group); Gavin, Nigel; Dadson, Philip, 1946-; Hall, Neville; Muller, Walter; Solvent (Musical group); Big I (Musical group); Scholes, Peter; Zagni, Ivan; Haeder, Peter; Entre Chien et Loup (Musical group); Stickbonehead (Musical group); Drone (Musical group); Artspace, Auckland


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Record ID 65313
Title Ensemble sounds great idea
Author Reid, Graham
Source New Zealand herald, 12 October 1989
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 17 p 153
Abstract The Ensemble Philharmonia is being established as a flexible group of musicians drawn from the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra and it is hoped to give encouragement and impetus to young composers. Ivan Zagni talks about his work as composer-in-residence with the APO.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Ensemble Philharmonia; Musical groups; Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra; Zagni, Ivan; Composers


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Record ID 66275
Source New Zealand herald, 8 October 1992
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 17, p 367
Abstract The Music Federation of New Zealand has become Chamber Music New Zealand. Includes a history of the organisation from the 1940s and details of this year's programme.
Subjects Music Federation of New Zealand; Chamber Music New Zealand; Associations, institutions, etc.; Auckland Town Hall Concert Chamber; Haddon Hall; Chamber music; School music; Contests; Westpac School Music Contest; New Zealand String Quartet; New Zealand Chamber Orchestra; String quartets; Orchestras; Composers; Zagni, Ivan; Borodin Quartet; Wang, Zheng-Rong; Violinists; Keller Quartet; Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble; Kane, Christopher; Austin, Katherine; Canterbury Trio; Tawroszewicz, Jan; Irons, Diedre Allison, 1945-; Ivashkin, Alexander; Pianists; Violoncellists


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Record ID 73590
Title A long-distance guitarist
Author Chunn, Louise
Source Auckland star, 25 July 1981
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile of guitarist Ivan Zagni who is due to play with Auckland's jazz musicians at a Club Mirage appearance. This is the musician's first opportunity to break into the local jazz scene since coming to New Zealand over a year ago.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Guitarists; Zagni, Ivan; McGlashan, Don; Scholes, Peter; Gibson, Frank Harvey, 1946-; Brown, Andy; Patterson, Kim; Jazz musicians


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Record ID 75572
Source New Zealand herald, 10 October 1989 sec 1, p 15
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract The Ensemble Philharmonia has been formed as a showcase for New Zealand music. Members are drawn from within the orchestra and co-ordinated by composer in residence Ivan Zagni.
Subjects Ensemble Philharmonia; Chamber music groups; New Zealand music; Zagni, Ivan; Composers


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Record ID 81237
Source Philharmonia news, January 1989
Location Basement Serial 785.1 P55 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Ivan Zagni is composer in residence to the Auckland Philharmonia.
Subjects Zagni, Ivan; Composers; Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra; Orchestras


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Record ID 81239
Source Philharmonia news, 1990 v 9, no 2
Location Basement Serial 785.1 P55 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Background to Ivan Zagni's work "Breath of hope".
Subjects Zagni, Ivan; Composers


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Record ID 101108
Source Auckland star, 16 October 1985 sec B p 10
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Ivan Zagni was employed at Glenfield College as an artist in residence by ARTWORK, a community arts group.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Zagni, Ivan; Composers; Artists; Glenfield College
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