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September 23, 2011

Combined Concert 2011

Campbelltown City Band under the Musical Director of Brent Parry combined for a concert with The Payneham City Concert Band in the Payneham Youth Centre, Turner Street, Felixstow on Sunday 18th September. Brent Parry, MD of Payneham Concert Band is currently the acting Musical Director…
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August 21, 2011

State Band Championships 2011

As soon as the Annual Concert was over the band got stuck into the Hymn (Deep Harmony), Own Choice Test Piece (Glasshouse Sketches), and Stage March (The Viking) for the State Band Championships. Although the selected music was great it did challenge most of our…
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June 19, 2011

Annual Concert 2011

The annual concert of the Campbelltown City Band was designed around a nautical theme but naturally enough this "degenerated" into a pirate theme as there seemed to be a number of musical scores written with this popular theme in mind. The first part of the…
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April 25, 2011

Anzac Day 2011

After the pressures and effort needed for the National Band Championships no one could sit down and take it easy as Anzac Day followed on the Easter Monday. Campbelltown City Band had a good turn out for the Dawn Service at the Payneham Garden of…
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April 24, 2011

Pre-Contest Concert

Campbelltown and Hahndorf bands were both competing in the National Band Championships later in April and a combined concert was arranged to put each band under the sort of stress to be experienced in a different building and a concert environment. The concert was held…
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January 26, 2011

Australia Day 2011

Campbelltown City Band entertained the community who had gathered at the Council Civic Centre to celebrate Australia Day earlier this year. We played a variety of catchy tunes plus of course the National Anthem for the raising of the Australian Flag. A typical Aussie sausage…
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December 16, 2010

Annual Award & Party 2010

The annual Mayoral Trophy for the "Most Oustanding Bandsperson" for 2010 was this year presented to Wendy Merifield. In presenting this award our Musical Director, Al Kidney, said that it had been a difficult decision as the number of people nominated had all been outstanding…
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November 20, 2010

Mt Gambier WIN

STOP PRESS..... Campbelltown City Band wins the D-Grade competition at the Mount Gambier Bands Festival on Saturday 20th November 2010. This win was a particularly sweet as there were four bands in this section, unlike the State SABA competitions with only one D-Grade band, and…