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  • S.A State Band Championships July 27th (Marion City Band, Warriparinga Brass)
  •  Date Posted: Fri, 12 Jul 2019
    S.A State Band Championships July 27th

    Marion Bands are well into our practicing now.... with only 2 weeks to go to the S.A State Band Championships, being held Saturday 27th July at the Vogue Theatre.   

    We have two competition bands entered in the states competition,  being Marion City Band (playing in A grade Brass due with no other B grade bands competing), and Warriparinga Brass representing in C grade Brass.   

    Our usual wirlwind of rehearsals are taking place, amongst Tour Day (Warri) and Community engagements (and the lovely Winter weather!!)

    Celebrating 50 - Marion City Band - Saturday 21st September

    We are planning for September a Celebration 50 Evening on Saturday 21st September at the Marion RSL (our " old" home ..... so stay tuned for updates on this one in the coming weeks!).     

    We are keen to track down old band photos or other memorabilia that may be about from ex-members, so please contact us via our facebook page/messenger if you have some old treasures that we can add to our display!  And put the date in your diaries (let us know if you are keen to come - we are contacting membership lists from past details, but not all had email,  and people move - so dont be shy...the more the merrier.   IF we cant find you.... please contact us!   Hope to see you there.
  • 2019 Let the Fun Continue, Term 1 Wrap up! (Marion City Band, Warriparinga Brass)
  •  Date Posted: Tue, 30 Apr 2019

    What a busy few months!.

    Nationals Rehearsals x2 weekly  
    Edwardstown Sports Complex Opening Entertainment

    National Band Championships in Queensland

    Edwardstown Youth Vigil Marion
    Marion RSL Dawn ANZAC Service,
    Edwardstown Memorial Gardens ANZAC Service,
    City March ANZAC

    Thats a wrap for Term 1.!   Keep following our Facebook feeds for update out and about happenings..   


    Next is the Hahndorf Band Festival on May 11 - watch out for Heaven Brass and Marion mid morning.

    Entertainment is the focus, so lets see what we show toppers we can pull out of our bells!

  • 2019 Yamaha Australian National Band Championships UPDATES (Marion City Band, Warriparinga Brass)
  •  Date Posted: Tue, 16 Apr 2019

    LiveStream of the Band Championships is via website  or you can connect on social media

    If you can't be there in person, tune in on Friday (stage) , Saturday (Street March) and Sunday (stage)  to catch up with us! Competition on stage is screened adjudication (so no public timings announcements) - contact a band member who can keep you posted....
  • Nationals - here we come! (Marion City Band, Warriparinga Brass)
  •  Date Posted: Sun, 7 Apr 2019
    Nationals - here we come!
    Families and Friends concert being held Wednesday 10th April - all are welcome to come for a listen as we run through our Nationals pieces.
  • Play Brass! All Welcome
  •  Date Posted: Mon, 1 Apr 2019
    Play Brass!  All Welcome
    We are keen to hear from anyone that would like to learn or already plays a brass instrument. 
    Come along and have a play! 
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