Dio Concert Band has existed for many years but has been directed by Andrew Uren over the last two years. The Dio Concert Band performs in its annual showcase concert held at Holy Trinity Cathedral, proms concert and the KBB band competition where it scored a Silver and Gold the last two years. Recently the band has been exploring performances with live film, most recently works by the acclaimed animated director, Hayao Miyazaki. This is the first time Dio Concert Band has performed in the NZCBA Festival.