2017 Events

Events for 2017 –
Additional events and details will be added as they become available.  Please check back regularly.

March 25 – “Summer Rain” – 7pm Ormiston Senior College, Ormiston Road, Flatbush
April 25 – ANZAC Service, Corner of Great South and Hill Roads Manurewa
May 13 – “High Ti”, Picton Centre, Picton Street, Howick.  3pm.  Tickets $10, Mums free
June 18 – Combined concert with SGI Victorious March Band.  40 Eaglehurst Road, Greenlane.  2pm.  Entry Free
July 22 – “Festival” – Picton Centre, Picton Street, Howick. 3pm.  Tickets:  $10 Adult, Seniors and Students.  Children under12 free
August 4-6 – NZCBA National Festival, Whangarei
October 28 – “A Night at the Movies” – Ormiston Senior College, Ormiston Road, Flat Bush – 7.30pm.  General Admission $10.
November 11 – Armistice Day Service
December 2 – Proposed concert

 

Events for 2016
March 19 – “Heart and Soul” Concert – 7.30pm – Picton Centre, Howick.
April 25 – ANZAC Day Service, Cnr Hill and Great South Roads, Manurewa.
May 7 – “Hooked on Classics “- Ormiston Senior College, Ormiston Road, Flat bush, 7.30pm.  Entry by donation.
July 27 – Winter Series of Thursday @ 7 – All Saints Church, Howick 7-8pm
August 5-7 – NZCBA Festival, Gisborne
August 13 – “Band Together” – Combined concert with Manukau Concert Band, West City Concert Band and University of Auckland Concert Band.
September 11 – Kids Concert – Puhinui Primary School, further details to be advised
October 29 – Concert – Ormiston Senior College, Ormiston Road, Flat Bush, 7.30pm – $10 for adults, kids free.
November 13 – Armistice Day Service, Manurewa Cenotaph – details to be advised
November 13 – Cantina Band performance in conjunction with SGI Concert Band.
December 4 – Annual Christmas Concert, Greenlane Presbyterian Church – 3.30pm

 

Events for 2015
April 25 – Manurewa ANZAC Day Service, Cnr of Hill Rd and Great South Rd,Manurewa.
April 26 – Elmwood Retirement Village – “The Saxomophones” ensemble – Community Rooms.
May 23 –  (Saturday) – Joint concert with the Greater Auckland Chorus at Ormiston Senior College, 7.30pm. Tickets: Adults – $15, Students and Seniors – $12, Family of 4 – $40.
June 7 – 13th Annual Friendship Concert with Soka Gokkai International Victorious March Band, at the SGI Centre, Eaglehurst Road, Ellerslie, at 3pm.  Admission is free and all are welcome.
August 16 – Winter  Warmers Free Concert – Picton Centre, 120 Picton Street, Howick.  3pm.
September 19-20 – NZCBA National Concert Band Festival Rotorua
October 31 – Kids’ Concert (free) – Puhinui Primary School Auditorium, 116 Puhinui Road, Papatoetoe – 3pm.
November 8 – Armistice Day Service – Manurewa
December 5 – Christmas Concert – 7pm – Ormiston College, 275 Ormiston Road, Flatbush $10 per ticket all ages.  Light supper provided.

 

Events for 2014
February 21-23 – Band Camp Hunua with public concert at Hunua Falls
March 8 – Outdoor concert Howick Festival
April 13 – Joint concert with City of Auckland Singers – 2pm Ormiston Senior College.  $15 Adults, $12 Students and Seniors, $40 Family pass.
April 25 – Anzac Day Service, Manurewa
May 31 – New Zealand National Concert Band Association Festival
June 15 – Joint concert with SGI Victorious March Band.  SGI Culture Centre, 40 Eaglehurst Road, Ellerslie at 3pm.
July 3 – Thursdays @ Seven Concert Series at All Saints Church, Howick
September 7 – South Auckland Festival
November 2 – Free Kids Concert Southside Festival – Mangere Arts Centre, corner of Bader Drive and Orly Avenue, Mangere.
November 9 – Armistice Day Service, Cnr of Hill Road and Great South Road, Manurewa.  Ready to play by 10.30am.
December 7 – Christmas Concert.  Our last concert of the year and also our last concert with Kathleen Mulligan as Musical Director.  We will be playing a selections of pieces covering the 13 years of Kathleen’s time with the band as well as a few festive pieces.  Details to be confirmed.

Events for 2013
February 22-24 – Band Camp Hunua
April 25 – Anzac Day Service, Manurewa
May 18 – Joint concert with the City of Auckland Singer, at Ormiston College, 7.30pm.  $15 Adults, $12 Seniors and Students, $40 Family.
May 19 – Jazz Band joint concert with the City of Sails Barbershop Chorus in Orewa.  Details to be confirmed.
June 16 – Joint concert with SGI Victorious March Band.  SGI Culture Centre, 40 Eaglehurst Road, Ellerslie.  Time to be confirmed.
June 30 – South Auckland Festival, Telstra Clear Centre.  Details to be advised.  Please note the date has been changed.
July 4Thu@7 Concert, All Saints Church, Howick
August 30-31 – NZCBA National Festival, Tauranga
September 19 – Joint concert with One Voice Choir, Thursday 19 September at 7.30pm. Dorothy Winstone Theatre, Auckland Girls’ Grammar School, Howe Street Ponsonby.
November 3 – Free Kids Concert – Mangere Arts Centre, corner of Bader Drive and Orly Avenue, Mangere.  3pm.
November 10 – Armistice Day Service, Cnr of Hill Road and Great South Road, Manurewa.  Ready to play by 10.30am.
December 8 – Christmas Concert.  Joint concert with the City of Sails Barbershop Chorus.  Details to be confirmed.


Events for 2012
February 24-26 – Band Camp Hunua
March 24 – St Paul’s Church Benefit Concert, 7pm at Ormiston Senior College, 275 Ormiston Rd, Flatbush.  Tickets: $20 – donation.  Supper and Prize Draw at Intermission.
April 25 – Anzac Day Service, Manurewa
May 6 – Joint Concert with the City of Auckland Singers.  3pm at Ormiston Senior College, 275 Ormiston Rd, Flatbush.  Tickets:  $15 Adults, $12 Students and Seniors, $40 Family of 4.  Door Sales.
June 24 – Joint Concert with SGI, 40 Eaglehurst Road, Ellerslie.  3pm, admission is free.
July 26Thu@7 Concert, All Saints Church, Howick
September 9 – Prefestival Concert  with Eastern Stars Concert Band, 3pm at Ormiston Senior College, 275 Ormiston Rd, Flatbush, 3pm.  Ticket prices:  $15 Adults, $12 Students and Senior Citizens.  $40 Family (2 adults and 2 children, or 1 adult and 3 children).
September 14-16 – NZCBA Festival Hamilton
October 28 – Kids Concert, Mangere Arts Centre at 3pm.  Admission is free.
November 11 – Armistice Day Service – Cnr Hill and Great South Roads, Manurewa.  Time to be advised.
December 8 – Flatbush Community Christmas Festival to be held in the enclosed Quad at Ormiston Senior Collage, 275 Ormiston Road, Flatbush – 6.30-9.30pm.
December 9 – Christmas Concert – jointly with the City of Sails Barbershop Chorus.  3pm at Ormiston Senior College, 275 Ormiston Road, Flatbush.  Students/Seniors $12, Adults $15, Family $40.  Ticket sales at the door.

 

Events from 2011
February 27 1:30pm – 2:30pm Open rehearsal at Hunua Falls Presbyterian Camp
March 26 1:25pm – Manukau – Auckland Botanic Gardens
April 25 ANZAC concert
May 29 Fall Concert. Ormiston Senior College, Ormiston Road, Flatbush
June 26 Pre-festival concert, in conjunction with SGI Victorious March Band. SGI Culture Centre, 40 Eaglehurst Road, Ellerslie. Time: 3pm
July 8 – 10 New Zealand Concert Band Association Festival. Held in New Plymouth this year.
August 4 Thursdays@7 concert at the All Saints’ Church, Howick, 7pm.
October 2 Our 40th Anniversary concert. Ormiston Senior College, Ormiston Road, Flatbush. 3pm.
October 30 A concert for young people. Mangere Arts Centre, 3pm.
November 30, evening. Papatoetoe Santa parade. MCB will play Christmas songs as part of the parade around the streets of Papatoetoe.
December 4 Christmas concert. Ormiston Senior College, Ormiston Road, Flatbush. 3pm

 


 

Events from 2010
February 28 1:30pm – Hunua Falls Presbyterian CampMarch 14 2:00pm – Thames – St. George’s Anglican Church
April 25 ANZAC concertMay 30 Joint concert with SGINZ in Ellerslie. 3pm @ 40 Eaglehurst Road, Ellerslie
July 25 Pre-festival concert, joing with Macleans College. Telstraclear Pacific Events Centre, Manukau
July 29 Thursdays@7 concert at the All Saints’ Church in Pakuranga.
August 6 – 8 New Zealand Concert Band Association Festival. Held in Hastings this year.
October 17 A concert for young people. TelstraClear Pacific Events Centre, 3pm.
December 1 Papatoetoe Santa parade. MCB will load up into a big truck and play Christmas songs around the streets of Papatoetoe.
December 5 Christmas concert. 3pm at the Spotlight Theatre in the Allan Brewster Recreation Centre on Tavern Lane, Papatoetoe.