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September 30, 2018

Bigger Than Ben Hur

One of our major concerts for the year - titled 'Bigger Than Ben Hur' - was held in the evening of Saturday 22nd September.  Our special guests for the evening were DaDux. DaDux is "...an all-girl high school brass band, inspired by the likes of…
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September 28, 2018

State Band Championships 2018 – Marching Comp

This year's state band championship marching event was held on the main arena at the Wayville Showgrounds on the last day of the Royal Adelaide Show. Bands attending included ourselves, Unley City Concert Band, Marion City Band, Enfield Brass, Playford City Concert Band, Warriparinga Brass,…
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September 5, 2018

State Band Championships 2018 – Solos & Ensembles Comp

For part two of this year’s State Band Championships, musicians from around our State took over the Brighton Secondary School facilities for a 2nd weekend - this time for the Solo and Party events. A number of our braver members, still running high on adrenaline…
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August 30, 2018

State Band Championships 2018 – Music Comp

Well it's finally here! After months of preparation, countless hours of hard work, additional rehearsals, and endless amounts of patient wives/husbands/partners putting up with home practice, today is the day!  The day where we catch up with mates, partners in music and fellow bands people…
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July 10, 2018

Mitcham Band Festival 2018

Mitcham City Band's Festival started in 2017 to great success and 14 bands.  2018's Festival was even bigger and better than last year, with the festival being held Friday night and all day Saturday in order to provide ample time for all interested bands to…
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June 10, 2018

Free Community Concert – Mostly Pop!

Our second free community concert entitled 'Mostly Pop!' kicked off with Elton John's famous Crocodile Rock.  Looking out into the audience we counted around 130 people listening and tapping their feet - another amazing turn out. The ABBA Goes Brass medley was next in line -…
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May 26, 2018

Hahndorf Band Festival 2018

The annual Hahndorf Band Festival was held on Saturday 12th May - we arrived to a very windy and cold day with the occasional burst of sunshine through the gaps in the clouds.  Organised by the local Hahndorf Town Band, it gives bands an opportunity for…
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May 6, 2018

Free Community Concert – Autumn 2018

We are always excited to perform for our local community and so when Campbelltown City Council proposed a series of free community concerts we jumped at the chance. Our inaugural concert in this series was on Sunday afternoon the 29th of April, simply entitled 'Autumn'.…
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April 25, 2018

ANZAC Day 2018

Lest We Forget Every year for as far back as I can remember, Campbelltown City Band has been involved in the Payneham RSL sub-branch dawn service at the Cross of Sacrifice on O.G. Road Payneham.  It's a true highlight of our year to see the…
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March 26, 2018

A Class of Brass

After months of preparation in both rehearsing music and organising logistics, our inaugural Adelaide Fringe concert was upon us.  Having sold around 70 tickets online, we were cautiously optimistic in hitting the 120 mark through the door of the beautiful Burnside Ballroom.  Little did we…
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