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​Nota Bene is available for performances throughout the

Wellington area and beyond.

Email:  notabenenz@gmail.com


We are always looking for new talent, particularly if you are a tenor or bass! 

Contact us now for an audition.



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of their singing made
for some

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Nota Bene is Wellington’s most versatile chamber choir, with a reputation for innovative programming and high performance standards. Under the musical directorship of Maaike Christie-Beekman, the ensemble performs a wide range of choral music, from classical through to contemporary art music and jazz. 

Christmas at Prefab


5.30-8.00 pm

Food available for sale between
5.30 and 6.30 pm

6.30 pm 

Choir starts singing



Come and join us for a wonderful evening of carols and lullabies, and bring your best voice for a carol singalong. Food will be available for sale between 5.30 and 6.30 pm.

Admission is free and we will be collecting koha for MusicHelps, a campaign to raise funds to provide vital financial and health & wellbeing support to the people working up front and behind the scenes of New Zealand’s music industry in this difficult time.

Vaccination certificates will be checked on the door and we ask the audience to wear masks inside the venue. The choir will be performing without masks, as per NZ Choral Federation advice.


Mad Dogs & Englishmen

3pm, 19 June 2021

Queen Margaret College

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In rehearsal for Christmas at Prefab, December 2018

Nota Bene, with choir founder Christine Argyle, at its 10th Anniversary concert in St Andrews on the Terrace. The concert is frequently featured on RNZ Concert.

Nota Bene performing in Old St Pauls at the 2010 International Christmas Festival. We performed again at the Festival in 2013.

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