Brass Learning


“Buzzing Brass”

This programme is directed by our highly accomplished principal euphonium, Byron ‘Buzz’ Newton. This band is an inclusive ensemble for new brass and percussion players with any level of experience, from beginners up.

Buzzing Brass is a structured musical pathway of both performance and music theory to encourage and the develop enthusiasm of new musicians - youth and adult.

Qe help with providing an instrument along with personal tuition. 

Wellington Brass education programmes work to engage and inspire at the earliest introduction to music.

Bands are divided into levels of experience and confidence. Meetings occur every Sunday. Bee-ginners Band at 3pm, Youth Band at 4.30pm (during the school terms).





Honk! Brass

Honk! Brass is an educational programme that tours schools in the Greater Wellington Region. A key objective of Wellington Brass Band is focused within community outreach that sees increased exposure to brass music. An ensemble of players from Wellington Brass Band present engaging programmes to inspire young children to take an active interest in musical performance.

Our outreach series responds with current New Zealand curriculum for Arts. We aim to erase the boundaries between the individual musical styles, but to show openness and love as a brass performers towards other idiom. We contribute to the unique bicultural and multicultural character of Aotearoa.

For enquiries, contact Byron Newton