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.
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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!
LiveStream of the Band Championships is via website https://www.brassbanned.com/. or you can connect on social media https://www.facebook.com/Brassbanned
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....
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