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HRBA - Solo and Ensemble Championships 2018


WELCOME to the HRBA Solo and Ensemble Championships 2018

Members of your Band are invited to nominate for an event or events
in the Hunter Regional Band Association’s Soloist & Party Championships to be held on

Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th September, 2018

Entries close 5pm on July 27th, 2018

Late Entries close 5pm on August 24th, 2018

Contest Location:

Westlakes Music Centre
Stilling Street
(Lake Macquarie)

Now is the time to get started on a piece of music for the competition or a duet or quintet with a friend/s
Most solo selections are played with piano accompaniment. 
We provide the piano accompanist unless you bring your own.

We also pride ourselves on having one of the best canteens you would expect to see, with plenty of home cooking – which includes hot meals, delicious cakes, fresh biscuits, coffee and other treats.

Events are traditionally:
Under 10, 12, 15 and 19 years events are held on Saturday.
Open and Veteran events are usually held on Sunday
Percussion events could be scheduled for either Saturday or Sunday, depending upon the age & number of the contestants

All competitors receive a recording of their playing with adjudicators comments.

If your school band is not a member of the HRBA, don’t panic. Your school band will be able to join the Hunter Regional Band Association for just $10. 

Follow the link under 'Contest Information' and download the information and entry pack.

All the necessary information is contained in this package.
If however you require some specific information not listed please email