THE BEDFORD SCHOOL OF MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT (TBSOM) are on the cutting edge of entertainment, distribution, publishing, Music/Performing Arts education, Artist Development, Marketing, Events and band hire.
HOME OF NEW ZEALAND MUSICIANS NETWORKING
Services & (Individual & Group) Lessons offered in..
Guitar, Vocals, Ukulele, Drums, Bass, Harmonica, Piano/Keyboards, Music theory, Songwriting, Performance, Rock band, Events Management, Industry, Recording, Sound Tech, Contests, Dance, Drama, Holiday programs & Workshops, Band/sound & Lighting hire, Developmental & Performance opportunities.
Events have included
The Future Is Now Music Festival, Albums & Tour
Harbour Street Jazz & Blues Festival
Steampunk NZ Music Festival
Christmas at Friendly Bay
Oamaru's Got X Factor
Kakanui Beach Day
Open Mic & Jam Sessions
School Of Rock (Youth Concerts)
#TFIN Battle of the bands
Song Poets Corner Songwriting Events & Contests
Barn Dance Night
Plunket Elecrtical North Otago A&P Show
School holiday programs & Workshops
Fire & Steam Oamaru
Little MIss A&P Show
Family Fun Days
New Zealand Music Month
Belt It Out Busking Contest
Jazz & Blues Showcase
Rock n Roll Review
We provide all types of entertainment services including Music, Drama & Dance Education online & in person, Band/DJ Hire, Venues, Equipment Hire, Barista's, Bar Managers, Events, Band Practice spaces, Marketing/social, recording services, Book/music sales and digital distribution, open mic, jam sessions, Karaoke, GIG GUIDE/Cafe Gazette and more.
The Bedford school of music NZ prides itself on it level of skills garnered from education and industry experience. With schools in Dunedin & Oamaru.
Our events company dates back to 1996 (Running open mic/Jam sessions, Acoustic nights, Contests, tours & running venues in Dunedin, Wellington, Oamaru, Christchurch, Nelson, Invercargil, Gore & Timaru & Our Music school was founded in 2012.
Our Venue, Recording studio, Practice & Lesson spaces are upstairs in The Original Peter Pan Theatre, located in the historic Star and Garter Hotel in Itchen Street, Oamaru.