Is your band looking for a Musical Director or any other position that needs to be filled?  If so then please send the Secretary a copy of the flyer or a short email with the particulars. Please note that we will advertise both on the website and our Facebook page.

Don’t forget to let us know when the position has been filled so that we can update the vacancies regularly.

 

If your band has an event that you wish to be included in this listing please email the details to secretary@bandnsw.com at least 1 month in advance of your event.  Flyers advertising your event are encouraged.

Please click on any of the months listing below to expand to see listings of events.

January

No events listed

February

1 February – Test Selection Music for State Band Championships and State Solo & Party Championships and information packs released

12 February – City of Orange Brass Band – Sunday Recital Cooks Park from 1pm

 

 

March

March 11 & 12 – 10th Annual Brass Celebration hosted by City of Orange Brass Band.  Check out their website for further details www.cityoforangebrassband.com

April

2 April – City of Orange Brass Band – Sunday Recital Cooks Park from 1pm

7 April – Sydney Metropolitan Band Brand – closing date for Solo & Ensemble Competition & SMBB Young Band Person of the Year Award

14-17 April – Yamaha Australian National Band Championships, Launceston Tasmania

28 April – Closure date for entries to the State Solo and Party Championships

28 April – Closure date for entries to the East Coast Championships. See the Hunter Region Band Association website for further details and entry forms www.hrba.org.au

May

5 May – Nomination Forms to be submitted to Hunter Regional Association for Hunter Young Bandperson of the Year

7 May – City of Orange Brass Band – Sunday Recital Cooks Park from 1pm

7 May – Willoughby City Band – Free concert for Heritage Week at Club Menai, Allison Cres, Menai between 1.30pm & 4pm

21 May – CNL Brass – World of Brass Concert, Lake Maquarie Performing Arts Centre from 2pm

 

June

 

3/4 June – Sydney Metropolitan Band Brand Solo and Ensemble Competition, Georges River Grammar School (including presentation of Sydney Metro Young Bandperson of the Year)

11 June – East Coast Championships, University of Newcastle Conservatorium (including presentation of Hunter Region Young Bandperson of the Year)

16 June – Nomination Forms to be submitted for BANSW Young Bandperson of the Year from bands who are not aligned with Sydney Metro and Hunter Region Band Branches

17 June – City of Wollongong Brass Band – a combined concert “Together Again” with the Arcadians Lamplighters Male Choir, Figtree Anglican Church, Gibsons Rd Figtree from 2pm. Tickets at the door or through Trybooking (under Wollongong Brass Band)

18 June – General Meeting 10am Yagoona Band Hall, Birrong

24/25 June – State Solo & Party Championships, Barker College Hornsby

25 June – Willoughby City Band – Brassed Off Concert, Zenith Theatre, McIntosh St Chatswood from 3pm

30 June – Closure date for entries for State Band Championships

July

July 15th – Hills Music Academy ‘Christmas in July’ Castle Hill RSL Club 7.30pm

July 16th – Parramatta City Band, Carlington Bowling Club from 2pm-4pm. Tickets $10 Adults, $20 Family and $5 Children

July 25th – Central Coast Brass Workshop with Sheona White from 6.30pm followed by a concert the following evening with Newcastle Wind Orchestra. $35 for entry to workshop and concert. $25 adult/$20 concession/$15 Children 12-18, Under 12 free for the concert only. Gosford City Brass Band Hall. Tickets available at www.ticketebo.com

July 30th – Warringah Brass with Sheona White. Guest and Manly District Band. Anita Murray Theatre Brigidine College, St Ives from 2.30pm. Tickets $20 Adults, $10 Concession – see www.warringahbrass.com.au or their Facebook page for further details



				
August

26/27 August – State Band Championships, Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre, Penrith (including presentation of 2017 BANSW Young Bandperson of the Year Award)

September

2 September – Willoughby City Band – Spring Fair, Spring St Chatswood from 12.30pm

10 September – Willoughby City Band – Sunday Sounds Concourse Green Chatswood from 2pm

October

8 October – Annual General Meeting and General Meeting 10am Yagoona Band Hall, Birrong

November

4 November – City of Wollongong Brass Band – Brass at the Proms – Figtree Anglican Church, Gibbs Rd Figtree from 2pm. Tickets $25 Adults, Concession and Groups $20, Children $15. Tickets at the door or through www.trybooking.com/SHOW

5 November – Willoughby City Band – Spring into Summer Concert – Zenith Theatre, McIntosh St Chatswood from 3pm

11 November – Hills Music Academy – Best of Broadway – Castle Hill RSL Lyceum Theatre from 7.30pm $25 Adults and $20 Concession. Bookings through www.tryboooking.com/SLGE

12 November – City of Orange Brass Band – Free Recital in Cook Park from 1pm

17 November – Willoughby City Band – Christmas Tree Lighting – Concourse Green Chatswood from 6pm

December

2 December – Willoughby City Band – Carols in the Park, Willoughby Park McClelland St Willoughby from 7pm

10 December – Central Coast Concert Band – Centenary Celebrations: Celebrating 100 Concerts on the Central Coast from 7pm at Gosford RSL Coral Room. Tickets available at the door $20 Adults $5 Children see www.cccb.com.au for more details

10 December – City of Orange Brass Band – Free Recital in Cook Park from 1pm

2018

Dates for 2018

11 February – City of Orange Brass Band – Free Recital in Cook Park from 1pm

10 & 11 March – City of Orange Brass Band, Brass Celebration 2018. Joining City of Orange Brass Band will be the Mlebourne Staff Band of the Salvation Army, Parramatta City Band and Bankstown City Brass Band. More information will be available soon.

8 April – City of Orange Brass Band – Free Recital in Cook Park from 1pm

6 May – City of Orange Brass Band – Free Recital in Cook Park from 1pm