QBA - Queensland Band Association


Musicfest 2014

Music Fest is a school competition featuring:

  • Concert Bands
  • Jazz Ensembles
  • String Ensembles
  • Orchestras
  • Choirs

QBA has sponsored a BRASS event for 2014 - to be held at Calamvale Community College on Sunday October 26.  Entries CLOSE 1 September 2014.

Expression of Interest for Musicfest 2014 is now available.

It is held at the these venues:

  • Iona College (85 North Road, Lindum 4178)
  • Calamvale Community College (11 Hamish St, Calamvale 4116)
  • Ferny Grove State School (Finvoy St, Ferny Grove 4055)

Once you have completed the Expression of Interest form, please select the correct form/s for your group/s and complete.


Please print out the forms and return completed as soon as possible.

For more information contact Kaye Scott






Do you like a relaxed tropical lifestyle? Are you interested in music for enjoyment?

Darwin City Brass Band located in Darwin, capital of the Northern Territory, is seeking expressions of interest for the position of Bandmaster.


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This initiative has been in place since 2013.  Connect to this website, if you think there is a facility that you may be able to hire for your music needs.

This is a link to the site - for your information ONLY - http://musicincommunities.org.au/

'Mums and Bubs in Brass' - Looking for New Players

Why stop playing music when you have had a baby???

Bring your baby, brass instrument and morning tea along to our Brass Playgroup at South Brisbane each Monday where we play an assortment of Brass Music.

For further details contact Cathy Reid m.(0439)681807 or  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .




Calendar of Events - 2014

Here are some date claimers for Band Secretaries for banding events in 2014:

  • Music Fest - October 2014 (entries close 1 Sept) Expression of Interest
  • QSO - Lower Brass Weekend (registration OPENS 1 August)

http://www.griffi th.edu.au/music/open-conservatorium/other-programs/lower-brass-weekend

  •  Qld Youth Band returns - camp dates 16-18 January 2015

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