|Posted by firstname.lastname@example.org on November 21, 2020 at 6:05 PM||comments (0)|
Our annual concert at the PumpHouse Theatre entitled Exultation! A Musical Celebration held on November 15th at the PumpHouse Theatre in Takapuna was a great success.
We had a really good number of audience members who all seemed very appreciative of our performance.
We feel very privileged to be able to perform at all in 2020
|Posted by email@example.com on October 28, 2020 at 11:50 PM||comments (0)|
Rehearsals are sounding great and we are really looking forward to our first concert since lock-down.
Here is the programme:
Exultation! (Philip Sparke)
Selections from Sound of Music (R Rodgers, arr. Jim Christiansen)
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik Movement 1 (W.A. Mozart, arr. T Birkett)
I Left my Heart in San Francisco (George Cory and Douglass Cross, arr. Alfred Reed)
Satin Doll (Duke Ellington, arr. Bob Lowden)
Memory (Andrew L...Read Full Post »
|Posted by firstname.lastname@example.org on October 9, 2020 at 4:10 AM||comments (0)|
There were times when it seemed that this wasn't likey to happen, but we are practising hard for our big Annual Concert at the lovely PumpHouse Theatre in Takapuna.
This time we have called it 'Exultation! A Musical Celebration' and features a programme of exciting and uplifting music to help take us away from the daily worries of life.
The programme will feature a wide variety of music from marches to musicals, with pieces by Mozart, Queen, Debussy, Hoagy Carmichael, and more. We...Read Full Post »
|Posted by email@example.com on June 4, 2020 at 6:15 AM||comments (0)|
The North Shore Concert Band, like so many other things, has been on an enforced break since mid March due to the global pandemic.
But we have just received the very welcome news that we are now able to return to our practice venue, so we will be back making music together from Tuesday June 9th - bring it on!
|Posted by firstname.lastname@example.org on September 5, 2019 at 5:20 AM||comments (0)|
We are very excited to be performing our big annual concert this Sunday.
Tickets will be available on the door.
2pm Sunday 8th September at The PumpHouse Theatre in Takapuna
Join the North Shore Concert Band on a musical exploration of Frontiers: Past and Future, from the wild west to outer space.
The programme will include excerpts from Holst’s Planet Suite, the music of Star Trek, popular themes from the old Westerns...Read Full Post »
|Posted by email@example.com on May 26, 2019 at 5:55 AM||comments (0)|
The North Shore Concert Band is very excited to be hosting the next Band Weekend on behalf of the NZ Concert Band Association and featuring Musical Director Peter Thomas.
This will be running from Friday evening to Sunday afternoon on the weekend of 14th - 16th June.
Registrations are now open!
If you would like to take part you can sign up at nzcba.org/band-weekend-2019
Just click ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by firstname.lastname@example.org on April 27, 2019 at 7:20 PM||comments (0)|
Sunday 5th May 2-3pm, The Poynton Takapuna
Sunday 19th May 2-3pm, Evelyn Page Orewa
Friday 14th – Sunday 16th June, Hosting the NZCBA Band Weekend at Birkenhead College
Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th August, NZCBA Festival (Diocesand School Auckland)
Sunday 25th August, Selwyn Village
Sunday 8th September 2-4pm, The Pumphouse Theatre
|Posted by email@example.com on June 6, 2018 at 7:40 PM||comments (0)|
We are excited to announce that tickets are now on sale for our 40th Anniversary Concert at the PumpHouse Theatre in Takapuna.
Tickets can be purchased from band members or online https://pumphouse.co.nz/whats-on/show/40th-anniversary-celebration/" target="_blank">here
|Posted by firstname.lastname@example.org on November 23, 2017 at 3:45 AM||comments (0)|
A goodbye (for now)
We would like to wish our amazing Muscial Director Alex Eichelbaum all the best as he heads off to Europe. We hope to see him back intermittently next year.
And a big welcome
To Leo Jaffrey who is taking over the role of Musical Director. He will be conducting our next concert in Browns Bay.
Saturday 2nd December 3 - 5pm - Browns Bay Phoenix plaza (before the Santa Parade)
Sunday 18th Februar...Read Full Post »
|Posted by email@example.com on August 11, 2017 at 5:35 AM||comments (0)|
Our annual concert at the wonderful PumpHouse Theatre is just around the corner.
We are now fully concentrating on this, having just come back from our first performance at the national NZ Concert Band Association Festival in Whangarei, which was a fantastic experience all round.
This year we are playing music from all around the globe from ‘Out of Africa’ to ‘An American in Paris’, stopping over for some Arabian Nights with Rimsky-Korsakov’s ‘S...Read Full Post »