SHINING THE SPOTLIGHT ON SONGS IN SCHOOLS


2015 Wero Songwriting Competition is NOW OPEN

A Songwriting competition for school students – individuals and groups in the Auckland region.
The theme of the song is about the ideals of the Wero Centre – ‘accepting positive challenges and overcoming obstacles’.

Two divisions;
• Primary and Intermediate (Yrs 1-8)
• Secondary Schools (Yrs 9-13)

ENTRIES CLOSE Friday 11th September 2015

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Become a Strange Friend

Strange Friends are a group of wonderful people who contribute to the valued work of Play It Strange – the trust that shines the spotlight on songs in schools.

BECOME A PART OF OUR WORLD

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A Strange Days Night 2015 

A Strange Day’s Night found 297 performers take the Auckland Town Hall stage to perform and celebrate the Rolling Stones‘ repertoire.

Read more and check out the photos HERE

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2015 Lion Foundation Competition – ENTRIES CLOSE 24th July

The Lion Foundation Songwriting Competition – New Zealand’s national secondary school songwriting competition, is now open for entries.

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2015 Peace Song Competition -ENTRIES CLOSE 24th July

The Peace Song Competition is now open. Write a song inspired by peace an non-violence.

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Voice of Change Competition

The aim of the Voice of Change competition is to promote an anti-binge drinking message amongst NZ youth, with particular focus on rugby culture in boys’ high schools.

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Listen to and download the 2014 Lion Foundation Songwriting Competition album – FREE DOWNLOAD


2014 Who Loves Who Competition album – now available online for listening and FREE DOWNLOAD.

Play It Strange Important Dates Calendar

Keep track of the important dates of the busy Play It Strange year – competitions closing, special events – by adding this calendar onto your own.

PLAY IT STRANGE CALENDAR