Schedule: (subject to change) Thursday August 3 Morning: Band, Solo, Ensembles performances Afternoon: 1:15 - 2:45pm: Workshops for Flutes, Reeds, Brass and Percussion 5:30pm and 7:00pm: Concerts by NZYSW under the baton of Simon Brew Friday August 4 All day: Band, Solo, Ensemble performances Evening: 7pm Social gathering for Musical Directors and interested educators in Old Library Saturday August 5 NZCBA AGM 8am Old Library Light breakfast/coffee/tea provided All day til 5pm: Band, Solo, Ensembles performances 7pm: Prizegiving at Whangarei Girls High School, with a performance by NZYSW and commissioned work by Whangarei Youth Music Followed by: Social gathering at RSA, near Old Library: all ages: light refreshments provided
NZCBA member bands will be eligible for a 10% discount on registration fees. NZCBA Single Band Membership Fee is $100 and $150 for Multi Band Membership in 2017.
Festival Registration fees for 2017 are:
$25 per musician (excluding the conductor) up to 35 musicians, then $15 per musician.
Registration fee for soloist is $10 and each ensemble is $15.