2020 Festival Dates

Primary School Events

Sunday 2nd August
Venue: The Clancy Auditorium, UNSW

  • Wilbur Sampson Event
  • Robert McAnally Event
  • Joe Cook Event
  • William Lovelock Event
  • Alex Lithgow Primary School Premier Event

Sunday 9th and 16th August
Venue: TBA

Concert Band Events

  • Wilbur Sampson Event
  • Robert McAnally Event
  • Joe Cook Event
  • William Lovelock Event

Please note: There are no Big Band Events scheduled for these two weekends until we have confirmed the venue. 

Sunday 23rd August
Venue: The Clancy Auditorium, UNSW

Concert Band Events

  • Wilbur Sampson Event
  • Robert McAnally Event
  • Joe Cook Event
  • William Lovelock Event

Big Band Events

  • Graeme Bell Event – Novice
  • Ed Wilson Event – Open

Sunday 30th August and Sunday 13th Sept
Venues:
The Clancy Auditorium, UNSW
The  Conservatorium of Music, Sydney

Band Events

  • Wilbur Sampson Event
  • Robert McAnally Event
  • Joe Cook Event
  • William Lovelock Event

String and Orchestral Events

  • Nigel Butterly Event
  • Dulcie Holland Event
  • Brett Dean Premier Event
  • Elena Kats-Chernin Orchestra Event

Preference will be given to schools entering both concert band and string/orchestra ensembles.

Announcing our First ever Term 4 Events
Sunday 25th October – Term 4, end Wk  2

Venue: The Clancy Auditorium, UNSW

Concert Band Events

  • Wilbur Sampson Event
  • Robert McAnally Event
  • Joe Cook Event
  • William Lovelock Event

String and Orchestral Events

  • Nigel Butterly Event
  • Dulcie Holland Event
  • Brett Dean Premier Event
  • Elena Kats-Chernin Orchestra Event

Note: Big Band entries for this weekend will be considered on application