- Kathryn Lauder
Kathryn is a High School Music teacher with an interest in composition. She studied composition with John Rimmer, John Elmsly, Eve de Castro Robinson and David Hamilton at Auckland University after first completing a major in performance piano. While a student, one of Kathryn’s piano works was selected for performance at the 1995 Bangkok Music Festival and her pieces twice won major prizes at the Auckland University Lilburn Trust Composition Awards.
She enjoys writing for school students and has had works performed by youth choirs in Taiwan and Finland. In 2004 the Auckland Philharmonia performed ‘White Cat’ at their Kiwi Capers concert.
Kathryn is currently Head of Music at Bethlehem Christian College in Tauranga.Source: Kathryn Lauder, May 2007