Soldier musicians maintain a unique function within the New Zealand Army.
Applicants are required to undertake an audition and display professional level musical expertise.
Successful applicants enlist directly into the New Zealand Army Band without undertaking the standard Basic Military Training Course however recruits are required to pass military training modules as part of their career.
Applications can be made to:
NZ Army Band
Burnham Military Camp
Include your Curriculum Vitae with the following details:
- Contact Details
- Personal History
- Musical Qualifications
- Musical History
- The instrument(s) you wish to use for your audition
- Any other information you think would be useful.
Alternatively use the online Contact Form to send an inquiry or if you are interested to join the band.
Note: An audition process must be completed prior to seeking enlistment into the New Zealand Army. The NZ Army Band Recruiting Officer is the first point of contact for all prospective recruits into the band.
This page was last reviewed on 14 February 2018 and is current.