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2017 In Action
The band has has an exciting 3 series concerts planned ahead for the year, in addition to the Rotary Gala concert and many community engagements.
The Band is currently working hard for the Colour of Sound Concert coming up on Sunday the 19th March, 2pm at the Gosford RSL.
This concert will feature some intricate marches, Star Wars, Highlights from Evita, Just a Closer Walk to Thee with Dixie rhythms and a premier performance by Karina Swan singing Embraceable You.
Tickets at the door. Come along and have a great afternoon.
2017 will see the 20th annual gala concert in June and our 100th Central Coast Concert in December.
So dont miss out, come along and enjoy the years entertainment
You can catch some highlights from 2016 on our Youtube Channel.
FINALIST IN THE 2016 NSW BAND ASSOCIATION
YOUNG BAND PERSON OF THE YEAR - LOUISE WILSON
We are very excited to announce that our own Louise Wilson has been awarded as one of the four finalists in the 2016 NSW Band Association Young Band Person of the Year.
Louise commenced playing the flute, aged 10 and has been playing with the Central Coast Concert Band, for seven years, travelling from Hornsby every Tuesday with her mother and sister, both playing French horn.
Louise also played in her primary school Concert Band. Recently she auditioned for and was accepted into the newly formed Arts Unit NSW Symphonic Wind Ensemble. Other memberships include Northside Concert Band Roseville for the last 3 years, Hornsby Girls High School Symphonic Band and the Jazz Band, playing saxophone in the Jazz Band.
Louise has attended the State Senior Music Camp for 3 years and is currently undertaking AMEB Grade 8.
Louise has been an example of commitment with excellent attendance at Rehearsals and performances throughout her membership. A valued member of the Flute Section of four members and a dedicated player. She also assists with the band’s fundraising activities, such as the Bunnings BBQ fundraiser and helps her mother will organisational band email and the adverting of public band events.
A worthy Finalist. Well done!
The Central Coast Concert Band is proud to be a supportive environment for such young musical talent on the Central Coast.
Allan Shaw awards Louise her plaque August 30th 2016