Festival Dates 2018 – 2020 2017-06-15T13:48:49+00:00

NSW School Band Festival Dates 2018 -2020

Secondary Schools 2018

Concert Band Events

Saturday 28th July

  • The Percy Grainger Premier Event
  • The David Stanhope Event
  • The Graham Lloyd Event

Sunday 29th July and Sunday 2nd September

  • The David Stanhope Event
  • The Graham Lloyd Event
  • The Raymond Hanson Event
  • The George Dreyfus Event

Big Band Events

Sunday 28th July and Sunday 2nd September

  • The Don Burrows Event – Open
  • The John Morrison Event – Novice
  • Sunday 29th July and Sun 2nd Sept

The Frank Coughlan Premier Big Band Event – TBA

*Please note: there will also be a full range of primary and secondary string and orchestral events on Sunday 2nd Sept

Primary Schools 2018

Concert Band Events

Sunday 5th August

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

Sunday 12th, 19th, 26th August and Sunday 2nd September

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

Big Band Events

Sunday 12th, 19th, 26th August and Sunday 2nd September

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

There will be limited spaces available for Ed Wilson Big Bands to perform on the same day as the Secondary School Events

*Please note: there will also be a full range of primary and secondary string and orchestral events on Sunday 2nd September

2019

Week 1: Grainger Premier Secondary Schools Event
Saturday 27th July
Sunday 28th July

Week 2: Lithgow Premier Primary School Event
Sunday 4th August

All other Primary and Secondary School Events
Sunday 11th August
Sunday 18th August
Sunday 25th August
Sunday 1st September

2020

Week 1: Grainger Premier Secondary Schools Event
Saturday 25th July
Sunday 26th July

Week 2: Lithgow Premier Primary School Event
Sunday 2th August

All other Primary and Secondary School Events
Sunday 9th August
Sunday 16th August
Sunday 23th August
Sunday 6th September