By PHILIP CHANDLER
Queenstown music teacher Chaz Barcenilla’s students are performing free public concerts both tomorrow and on January 30.
Tomorrow, 12 piano students, aged seven to 17, are giving a recital at the QPACT rooms at 3pm, while next month’s at the Queenstown Memorial Centre features 14 singers aged nine to 31.
Barcenilla’s pictured above with, from left, students April Haze, 25, Lars Fischer, 31, Bella Thomlinson, 14, and Cole Gurnsey, 17.
‘‘All my recitals are free, it’s my contribution to the community,’’ he says.
Barcenilla also teaches students online, including many in the United States, where he was formerly based, and five around New Zealand.