2020

2020

NZCT Chamber Music Contest, Gold Medalist

Virtuoso Strings Octet win gold medal for reaching the finals playing suite for strings octet by Craig Utting

2020

2020

Beethovens 250 Year Birthday Bash

VSO joined a mass commuity ensemble of players and singers to celebrate Beethoven's birthday. Lead by conductor Marc Taddei and Orchestra Wellington

2020

2020

O Matou Malaga, Our Journey

A musical celebration of VSOs journey from our genesis to present day. Set to blend of classical and original music and visuals. Hosted by Jonathan Lemalu, conducted by Andrew Atkins with Sinfonia for Hope.

2019

2019

NZCT Chamber Music Contest, Peoples Choice Award Winners

Awarded to the Virtuoso Strings Octet, playing Goodnight Kiwi by Craig Utting

2019

2019

100% Exam Passrate for VSO

2019 marks the 5th year where 100% of VSO students passed their Trinity College Music exams.

2019

2019

Vodafone Music Teacher of the Year

Inaugural award winner, VSO Founder Dr Elizabeth Sneyd QSM

2018

2018

Some Enchanted Evening

Jonathan Lemalu and Virtuoso Strings under the direction of Kenneth Young

2017

2017

Supreme Winners, Wellington Airport Regional Community Awards

Awarded to Virtuoso Strings Orchestra

2015

2015

Governor General of New Zealand Queens Service Medals

QSM medals awarded to VSO founders Dr. Elizabeth Sneyd and husband Craig Utting for services to music education.

2013

2013

Virtuoso Strings Charitable Trust

The Virtuoso Strings Charitable Trust became a registered charity (CC # 50199)