On Thursday 29 June the Jazz Band, Junior Band and Concert Band will be performing at the Engadine Band Festival in Kogarah at the St George Bank Building at 16 Montgomery Street.
The bands will travel together by coach (with seat belts) from Wollongong to Kogarah on this day.
Our performance time is in the afternoon, so we are planning on making a whole day of music by including a morning practice session at the Conservatorium on that day.
Our itinerary is as follows (subject to minor changes):
9.00am – Parents drop off band members at the Con
9:30-11am – Rehearsals and music fun at the Con (bring morning tea)
11.00am – Bus leaves the Conservatorium for Kogarah.
12.00pm – Arrive at Kogarah, eat pizza and watch other bands perform.
1.00pm: Jazz Band performance
1.40pm: Concert Band performance
2.00pm: Junior Band performance
3.00pm: Bus leaves Kogarah for Wollongong
4.00pm: Arrive at Wollongong Conservatorium of Music
Remember to bring a bottle of water and morning tea.
Jazz Band, Junior Band and Concert Band will all wear the Conservatorium t-shirt, black pants and shoes. If you don’t have a t-shirt, please let David or Eric know and we will get one for you. The cost of the shirts is $10.
The cost will be $35 and includes pizza lunch and the bus ride. There will be some of seats on the bus for any parents wishing to ride along. Parents wishing to ride along on the bus are asked to contribute $10 to offset the cost of bus hire. There is no cost at the venue for parents or family members wishing to attend the performance.