“Providing musical enjoyment and entertainment in the Redlands”

Don’t miss our Senior Citizens Concert on Sunday afternoon 20th August.

 Our Big Band will be one of the performers at the free spectacular Wynnum Manly Jazz Festival on Sunday 3rd September 2017 and at Redfest on Sunday 10th September from 12.45pm to 1.30pm.

The Redland City Bands Inc. is a not for profit organisation that was founded in 1984. With a strong focus on community and a membership of over 100, we offer the opportunity for musicians of all ages and abilities to come together.

We are currently accepting applications for the position of Conductor of our Big Band. 

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We offer Two types of band that you can play in.

The first of these is a Concert Band.
Watch Declaration Overture on YouTube

This is made up of:
Woodwind instruments
Flute, Oboe, Bassoon, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Alto and Soprano Clarinets
Alto, Tenor and Baritone Saxophones.
Brass Instruments
Trumpet or Cornet, French Horn, Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba.
Double Bass, Bass Guitar.
Both Tuned and un-tuned.

We also have Jazz bands based on the 1930’s Big Band instrumentation.
Watch James Morrison & Schagerl All Star Big Band

Alto, Tenor and Baritone Saxophones.
Rhythm Section
Bass Guitar or Double Bass
Drum Kit

We welcome new players at all times and we would love to have you come along and have a go as we have a range of these ensembles from beginner to advanced levels to suit you.

We are still in need of some more players in particular for Concert Band, especially on Clarinet, Alto Sax, French Horn, Oboe, Double Bass and Bass/Alto Clarinet. 

If you are interested in improving your skills and meeting new friends, why not come along to our rehearsals and see what you think.  The times for these are listed under “our bands”.  No auditions are required and we offer attendance at three rehearsals before we ask for fees to be paid.

Please feel free to contact us at [email protected] or telephone  Mr Peter Francis on 38245808 for more information.

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