Dellta Contracters Ltd sponsors SBVS end of year concert!!

December 2015


A HUGE thanks to Dellta Contracters Ltd for their generous sponsorship of the Scott Braid Vocal Studio end of year concert.  This concert is to give students the opportunity to perform in a supportive environment to gain confidence and experience, and to give friends and family the chance to see the hard work the students have put in throughout the year.  For more information about our wonderful sponsor, please visit or click on the below logo.

Central School of Speech and Drama London - Niamh Blackman

July 2014


Niamh Blackman has been accepted into the full time degree musical theatre course at the Central School of Speech and Drama, commencing studies September 2014.  What a fantastic achievement and we wish Niamh all the very best for this exciting time ahead.

Thoroughly Modern Millie - Tauranga Girls College

July 2014


A huge well done to the cast and crew of Tauranga Girls/Boys College production of Thoroughly Modern Millie. Well done to vocal students Aine Blackman and Kirsten Holmes on their great performances.  Congratulations to Dan Pepperell (Director) and Leon Gray (Musical Director).

Tauranga Performing Arts Competitions 2014

July 2014


Massive congratulations to 16 year old Eve Lyford who won the Miriam Chancellor Junior Programme vocal award (16 - 18 year old) at the Tauranga Performing Arts Competions.  Her results - 1st place Sacred Solo, 1st place Folk/Traditional, 1st place Junior Programme (Miriam Chancellor award), 2nd place Musical Theatre, 2nd place Open Vocal Duet, 2nd place 18th and 19th Century Art Song, 2nd place 16 and 17 year old scholarship, 3rd place 20th and 21st Century Art Song, 3rd place Own Selection.


Guys and Dolls - Otumoetai College

June 2014


A huge shout out to the cast and crew of Otumoetai's 2014 production of Guys and Dolls held at Baycourt Theatre, Tauranga.  Congratulations to vocal students Calista Nelmes, Deanna Thorne, Siobhan Raisbeck and Tessa Olsson for a job well done!!  A great job by Dave and Lisa Wilson (Directors) and Matt Bodman (Musical Director).

Mount College - Talent Show

June 2014


Congratulations to 13 year old Amelia Axton who won the vocal section of the Mount Maunganui Talent Show. A great achievement for such a young student!!

International Women's Rugby Series Anthem Singers 2014

June 2014


Congratulations to Susan Braid, Eve Lyford, and Georgia Herdman for being selected to sing the national anthems at the International Women's Rugby matches between New Zealand, Australia and Canada held in Tauranga, Rotorua and Whakatane.


Footloose - Whakatane High School

June 2014


Congratulations to Georgia Herdman on her performance in the lead role of Ariel Moore in Whakatane High School's production of Footloose.

Jess King - Patrick Studios - Melbourne

January 2014


A huge congratulations to Jess King who has been accepted into the full time Musical Theatre course and Patrick Studios in Melbourne.

Tauranga Vocal Coach
Calista on NZ's got Talent

October 2013


Calista doing well on New Zealands Got Talent.  

Sun Live link below

We are in the media!

​September 2013

Scott Braid Vocal Studios' student - Calista - WOW judges on NZ's got Talent!

Keep checking back for updates on her progress.