Musical Director: Mikee Bisquera
Band Manager: Barrie Turner
Category: Community Band
Eastern Stars Concert Band has been operating for over 20 years and consists of a Concert Band (MD: Mikee Bisquera), Youth Band (MD: Sam Uatahausi) and Cadet Band (MD: Barrie Turner) made up of about 100 playing members ranging in age from 7 – 70 years. The bands regularly participate in music festivals, public concerts, Anzac events, Christmas parades, retirement villages etc. Rehearsals are weekly in the Pakuranga Intermediate School Hall.
Musical Director: Mary Lin
Rehearsals: Wednesdays, 7.30am – 8.30am in auditorium
Category: School Band
Baradene Concert Band is a selected group of musicians from the college, years 9-13, with boys from Sacred Heart College supporting in the brass section. We play a wide range of repertoire which the bands enjoy, and the band actively participates in the community events as well as fundraisers and visits to local resthomes.