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Jazz Band

JAZZ BAND       

If you play a brass instrument (especially trumpet/cornet or trombone), saxophone, clarinet, bass guitar, electric guitar, drums, keyboard etc. and are interested in being a part of this group, we want you! The group plays in assemblies and will compete in the schools' Band Festival in August. It’s fun and it’s funky. Get involved!

Terms: 1, 2, 3 & 4

Practice times: Friday 2nd half Lunchtime into 1st half of next period

Competition: Waikato Band & Orchestra Festival, Rhapsody in Rotorua

Cost:                     Competition entry fees and Travel costs (TBC) purchase of Instrumental Performance shirt (approx. $50)
For information only, In 2018 the cost for Rhapsody was approx $250 and the cost of the Waikato Band and Orchestra Festival was approx $15 

Teacher in Charge: Mr Clive Burnell

Important Dates:

1-3 July

Rhapsody in Rotorua Festival


28 August

Waikato Band & Orchestra Festival

University of Waikato

24 September

Dio Arts Showcase


COVID-19 update:
Practices are still happening with distancing and attendance records being taken
The Rhapsody in Rotorua Festival is cancelled
The Waikato Band and Orchestra Festival is cancelled
The Dio Arts Showcase is still happening on 24 September!