Standard playout information (for the information of band members)

Last significant update 21st July 2024

Note that information about music required at all rehearsals has been moved to the 2024 music page.

Next performance - Community Mass Band day

Date:Sunday 18th August 2024
Location:Pittwater High School
Arrive and set up:9:15am-10am
Morning session:10am-12:30pm
Afternoon session:1:30pm-3:30pm

Things to remember

  • Music stand - for the mass band rehearsal
  • Music as listed below
  • Instrument(s) - note: we will be in the main hall at Pittwater High and all normal percussion and amplification equipment will be available
  • Uniform - none - casual

Bands involved (not necessarily in play order)

  • Blue Mountains Concert Band
  • North Shore Community Band
  • Northern Beaches Concert Band
  • Northside Concert Band
  • The Harmonix

NBCB play list

  1. --- to be determined ---

Mass band combined rehearsal - guest conductor James Brice

  1. Arabian Dances - Brian Balmages  
  2. Thrash - Randall Standridge  
  3. Toccata and Fugue in D Minor - JS Bach (arr Matt Riley)  


For more information, contact David Smart (Secretary) by or phone