Musical Director – Postion Vacant – Bunbury City Band

THE BUNBURY CITY BAND

Is seeking to appoint a:
MUSICAL DIRECTOR

To lead the band for a 1 to 3 year term commencing on 1 January 2015. The Bunbury City Band has been providing entertainment and musical support to the greater Bunbury community for 110 years. Our members come from all walks of life and are widely varied in age and musical expertise. A moderate honorarium is currently paid for this position.

 

Applications addressed to:

The Secretary, Bunbury City Band

P O Box 179, Bunbury 6230

Will close on 9th October 2014

 

For further information email the Secretary at:
Bunburycityband6230@hotmail.com or look up

Trumpet Players and a Percussionist Wanted

Combined Districts Concert Band is seeking trumpet players and one percussionist who would like to join our vibrant team.  Combined Districts is a well established concert band with many performances coming up throughout the year, including the Wembley Downs District Fair, Bassendean Carols by Candlelight and the Channel 7 Christmas Pageant.  Rehearsals are weekly on Monday evenings in West Leederville.  Please contact the secretary on secretary@cdconcertband.org for more information.  Website: www.cdconcertband.org

Brass Players Required for A Grade Brass Band

The Royal Agricultural Society of WA Brass is Western Australia’s most successful community band. With a history dating back 55 years, the band has been ‘A’ Grade Champions in Western Australia since 1979. The band was placed 2nd in the A Grade Brass at the Australian National Band Championships in 2013, taking out first place in the own choice test piece. This is the highest result at a Nationals event by any WA band in the history of WA banding.
Over the years, the band has performed under the names such as City of Stirling Brass Band, 6KY Brass, Channel 9 Brass and more recently Midland Brick Brass. In 2009 the Royal Agricultural Society of WA took over sponsorship of the band.

The band performs under the direction of Dr Alan Lourens, (Head of Music, UWA.)
Minimum standard requirement is AMEB grade 6 or equivalent. As well as supporting and performing at local events, the band regularly attends National events and embarks on tours both within WA & internationally.

The following vacancies exist:

Cornet positions.

Rehearsals take place on a Thursday evening from 7.30 – 9.30 pm at the Ellie Eaton Theatre, Claremont Showgrounds.

Enquires to the secretary, Sarah Draper: secretary@wabrass.com or 0417 097 594

Canning City Brass Band is seeking percussionists.

Our friendly, National B Grade Champion Band is looking for experienced percussionists to join our developing and advancing band in achieving the highest possible results.

Canning City Brass Band is a community band that meets once a week to play a range of music for a range of engagements. Canning City Brass Band does a number of regular community concerts as well as competes at the State and National level.

Canning City Brass Band also prides themselves on their marching ability, and therefore take part in a number of marches throughout the year. Marching is an essential part of being involved at Canning City Brass Band and all members must participate. Previous marching skills and experience is desired, however not necessary.

We rehearse Thursday evenings from 7.30pm to 10pm at the Cannington Town Hall.

For more details, please contact CCBB Secretary at secretary@canningcitybrass.com

 

Percussion Vacancies

Unley Concert Band SA

ucbNicole from Unley Concert Band in South Australia has asked that we post the following information.

“We are currently seeking a new musical director and have decided to extend our hunt to the rest of Australia.”

MUSIC DIRECTOR – UNLEY CONCERT BAND 20130801