COMMOTION registration for students
Commotion student registration costs just $95 plus ticketing fee.

This includes:
  • Over $500 in value per-attendee, with the remaining costs being met through funding and sponsorship
  • A full weekend of amazing workshop content
  • Tutoring and mentoring from legends in New Zealand music
  • Entry to the Saturday night showcase gig.
  • A multi-use 10% discount card for Beggs Musicworks, valid for 12 months
Registration Process
1 - Registration Form
Complete and submit the registration form below
2 - Ticket
When you submit your registration form, you'll be taken to the ticketing agent site where you'll buy your Commotion ticket by debit or credit card. Alternatively, you can drop into NCMA and pay in-person but please drop us an email if you wish to do this.
3 - Good to go!
Once you've submitted your registration and paid for your ticket, you're all set.
Closer to the event date we will be in touch about workshops that require pre-bookings and whether you're interested in performing at the Saturday Showcase alongside our tutors.
COMMOTION - Student Registration
Student First Name
Student Family Name
Student Email
Student Phone
Highschool you attend?
If youre not in school, just put the town or city you live in
Medical Conditions
Parent/Guardian Name
Pre-Commotion emails will also be sent to this person and they will be your emergency contact
Parent/Guardian Phone
Parent/Guardian Email
Music experience
Please tick all that apply to you
Briefly outline your musical experience
: What you play e.g. guitar, vocals, drums etc; how many years experience; performance experience; any links to your music online?
Are you interested in performing on stage at the Saturday Showcase?
Can be either as a solo performer, or as a duo or band.
How did you find out about Commotion?
Commotion terms & conditions

Terms & Conditions

Behaviour - Similar to behaviour rules at high school.

  • You will enter into the spirit of the event and attend with an open mind; be open to feedback; be supportive and encouraging of others.
  • Putdowns, bullying, rude or abusive language etc will not be tolerated.
  • Commotion is drug and alcohol free. You agree to not consume alcohol, recreational drugs, cigarettes or vape.
  • In the event of poor behaviour, you may be asked to leave Commotion. In this situation, no refund will be given.

Withdrawals and refunds

If you can no longer attend Commotion, you can notify us by email at

  • Before August 1st - Full refund, less ticketing fees.
  • August 1st - August 12th - 50% refund, less ticketing fees.
  • After August 1st - No refund.


If Commotion is cancelled due to COVID-19, or another event outside of our control, full refunds will be provided, less ticketing fees.