Victorian Band Championships

Date
17-08-19 8:30 am - 18-08-19 6:00 pm
Location
Her Majesty's Theatre

Description

The Victorian State Band Championships will be held on Saturday 17th August and Sunday 18th August at Her Majesty's Theatre, Ballarat.

The schedule for the weekend will be as follows:

Saturday August 17, 2019:

MORNING SESSION

  • Junior Brass Bands (all Grades)
  • Open D Grade Brass Bands

AFTERNOON SESSION

  • Open Concert Bands (all Grades)

EVENING SESSION

  • Open A Grade Brass Bands

Sunday August 18, 2019:

MORNING SESSION

  • Open C Grade Brass Bands

AFTERNOON SESSION

  • Open B Grade Brass Bands

Test Pieces:

BRASS BANDS - (hyperlinks below to direct you to the SCORES or all can be found at https://www.justmusicuk.com/)

OPEN A GRADE: - "Lowry Sketchbook" by Phillip Wilby

OPEN B GRADE - "Cross Patonce" by Geoff Richards

OPEN C GRADE (Option 1) - "Sinfonietta" by Joseph Horovitz

OPEN C GRADE (Option 2) - "Hinemoa" by Gareth Wood

OPEN D GRADE (Option 1) - "Prelude, Song and Dance for Brass Band" by John Golland

OPEN D GRADE (Option 2) - "The Shipbuilders" by Peter Yorke

Entries for this event are now open.

Please find linked the Entry Form and Information Pack:

Entry Form

Information Pack

Shae Stabryla

Contest Convenor

Victorian Bands' League