Associate Principal Percussion

Roanna Funcke

Roanna Funcke completed her MusB(hons) Percussion at the University of Canterbury where she now tutors percussion performance.

She performs with the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, Pandemonium and the Christchurch Bicycle band.

Roanna has been “Artist in Residence” at three Christchurch Schools. She has also toured internationally with the National Band of of NZ and Woolston Brass, and studied marimba performance in America.

Roanna is Assistant Music Director and percussion tutor at the Christchurch School of Music. She is also mum to one, and loves taking in the fantastic scenery of New Zealand via running events and tramping.