Past Band Weekends

NZCBA BAND WEEKEND 2018 October  Katikati                                                                 Hosted by Mick and Susie Goodall and Katikati College.

Musical Director: Chad Davenport.


Cumberland Cross – Carl Strommen                                                             Jungle Fantasy – Anonymous – arr N Iwai                                                Oblivion – Astor Piazzolla – R Longfield                                                                                 Rest – Frank Ticheli                                                                                                                    Carmen Suite – Georges Bizet – arr J Bullock

Folk Song Suite – Ralph Vaughn Williams

Irving Berlin Showstoppers – Irving Berlin – arr J Higgins                                              The Hounds of Spring – Alfred Reed

This was a hugely successful event! We had over 50 in the band and played our Sunday concert to an audience of well over 100!


Pt Chevalier

Musical Director: Errol Moore.  Held at Point Chevalier School in Auckland.


  • Things That Go Bump In The Night: Arr Jay Bocook
  • William Byrd Suite: Gordon Jacob (Mvt I and VI)
  • Russian Sailors Dance from The Red Poppy: Rheinhold Gliere arr Paul Lavender
  • Hary Janos Suite (Mvt I, III, IV)
  • Shake Rattle and Roll; Charles Calhoun arr Zane Van Auken
  • Someone to Watch Over Me (Vocal or Eb Alto Solo): Gershwins arr Warren Baker
  • State Street Stomp: Bramwell Tovey arr Michael Brown

Band Weekend October 2017

The NZCBA Band Weekend 2017 was made possible with generous support from:

2017 (May) – New Plymouth

Hosted by The Great Taranaki Steam Band.  Musical Director: Errol Moore.

2015 – Taupo

2014 – NZCBA Senior Band: Hamilton

Musical Director: John Snowling