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Facebook Post leads to a chance meeting with Prime Minister

Facebook Post leads to a chance meeting with Prime Minister

"Anyone know any local musicians?" was the question posted on a local Facebook page. Read more to find out what happened next .........

Taylor at the helm for 2018 Contest

Taylor at the helm for 2018 Contest

Howard Taylor M.Mus is fast becoming one of the most successful conductors in the history of brass banding in the Southern Hemisphere. It’s no wonder we are thrilled to have him this side of the ditch once again to prepare the band for the NZ National Championships later this month.

Contest 2018 - Have we got news for you

Contest 2018 - Have we got news for you

The Waitakere Brass Band is heading off to Blenheim for the Annual Brass Band National Championships. We need one last run through of all our material before heading off into the wintery South, and that’s where you, lovely audience, come in!

Win Jazz Mania tickets for Mother's Day!

Win Jazz Mania tickets for Mother's Day!

Win two tickets to Jazz Mania for someone special this Mother's Day.

Musicians Farewell Robert Wilson

Musicians Farewell Robert Wilson

It is with great sadness that we share the news that Rob Wilson passed away earlier this month. Rob was a valuable member of Waitakere Auckland Br...

Concert Review: Christmas Concert 2017

Concert Review: Christmas Concert 2017

Our Christmas Concert with The City of Sails Chorus was full of Christmas cheer. We certainly needed a big venue for this years show as the audienc...

Swing Into Christmas With Waitakere Auckland Brass

Swing Into Christmas With Waitakere Auckland Brass

Waitakere Auckland Brass presents their finale concert of 2017, A Christmas Concert, with special guests City of Sails Chorus. Arrive from 2.30pm...

Want to experience Brass Banding Kiwi-style?

EVERY WANTED TO EXPERIENCE LIFE IN ANOTHER COUNTRY? WHY NOT MOVE TO A PLACE THAT'S WILD AT HEART AND BEAUTIFUL BY NATURE! Waitakere truly is a spec...

Broadway n' Brass

Broadway n' Brass

BROADWAY n' BRASS   Glen Eden Playhouse Theatre Sunday 29th October 2017 The Band are looking forward to returning to The Playhouse Theatre in Glen...

Brass and Pipes Unite

Brass and Pipes Unite

From Scotland the Brave to the Bells of Dunblane the audience loved every note in this brilliant performance at The Bruce Ritchie Performing Arts Centre. Waitakere Auckland Brass and Auckland Police Pipe Band lit up the stage.

Celtic Concert - Auckland Police Pipe Band

Celtic Concert - Auckland Police Pipe Band

High quality, magical, colourful, and captivating all describe our annual Celtic Concert! This one is an audience favourite and this year’s concert...

National Brass Contest 2017

National Brass Contest 2017

2017 has been a very busy time year for us so far. From the National Contest and Anzac Day in April, Jazz Mania in May, ABA Solo & Party Compe...