What Next?

Exhibition

major works for brass band

featuring Chicago Brass Band, Wellington Brass Band, Trust Porirua City Brass, Hutt City Brass

8 July 2019, 7.00pm
Wellington City Salvation Army Citadel

Tickets from Dashticket.co.nz
Adults $20 | Students $5 | Under 18s Free (booking fees may apply)
(Door sales may be available - cash $25)

Town Hall Series

Touring Wellington, New Plymouth, Whanganui

Wellington Brass Band welcomes the return of Musical Director David Bremner with a concert series of classic and favourite brass music.

Featuring repertoire found in past Wellington Brass success stories, contests and concerts, with some lighter international arrangements.

This concert programme features it all!

Touring Whanganui and New Plymouth + more centres. Details will be announced shortly.

Past Events

MarchFest

Wellington Brass Band as Das Steinbenders!

February 23rd-24th 2019
München Haus, Queens Wharf


Craft Bier, Bratwürst, Bands!


Buzzing Brass Prize Giving Concert

Presented by Byron Newton, Adjudicated by David Bremner

December 9th 2018
Wellington Brass Rehearsal Rooms

Solo Performances
Bee-giners Band Performance
Youth Band Performance


A Very Welly Christmas

Saturday 24 November 2018
Conductor: Matthew Stein
Soprano: Barbara Graham

Each year Wellington Brass joins the Christmas festivities around the community bringing christmas joy!


Suzume Youth Band of Japan with WBB

Saturday 25 August 2018
Wellington City Salvation Army Citadel
Conductor: Matthew Stein
Wellington Brass Band

Suzume Youth Brass Band
Conductor: Mr Teruo Yabuuchi


Latitude - Pre Contest Concert

Sunday 8 July 2018
EXPRESSIONS (GILLIES THEATRE), UPPER HUTT
Conductor: Nigel Seaman
Wellington Brass Band, featuring Buzzing Brass Wellington Youth Band


Open Rehearsal

Monday 26th March 2018
Te Whaea: National Dance and Drama Centre
Conductor: Nigel Seaman, Cornet Soloist Kyle Lawson


Sheona White in Concert

Saturday 22 July 2017
Te Whaea: National Dance and Drama Centre
Conductor: Chris Clark. Soloist: Sheona White
The Voice of Tenor Horn


Carols & Brass

Saturday 17th December
Sacred Heart Cathedral
Bach Choir - Peter de Blois


The Armed Man - Armistice Day Commemoration Service

Sunday 13th November 2016St. Matthew's Church Masterton
Musical Director: David Bremner.  Wairarapa Singers: Angie Cook
An Armistice Day commemoration service with the Wairarapa Singers.
A Mass for Peace, The Armed Man is a powerful and compelling choral account of descent into, and the terrible consequences of war. Commissioned for the millenium by Britain's Royal Armouries Museum, and written by Welsh composer Karl Jenkins.
In our last performance for 2016, we  perform adaptions of this compelling dedication for band and choir. 


British Open Tour Concert

28th August 2016
Te Whaea National Dance and Drama Centre
Musical Director: David Bremner
Featuring the Peter Grahams 'The Triumph of Time', and soloists from within Wellington Brass


Open Rehearsal

11th July 2016
Ngaio Band Room
Musical Director: David Bremner
Featuring the 'Triumph of Time'- Peter Graham, 'Of Distant Memories'- Edward Gregson and Hymn on 'Lavenham'- Geoffrey Nobes

 


Home and Away

12th May 2016
Musical Director: David Bremner
Bass Trombone Soloist: Shannon Pittaway
St. Johns in the City
Featuring music of NZ, and the Paul Sarcich Concerto for Bass Trombone (NZ Premiere)