Labour Weekend Big Band Festival

Written by ChissyMusic

Concerts. Workshops. Outdoor performances. All age events. Chisnallwood performances.

Thursday Oct 21

  • 10:30am-11:15am Early Childhood Interactive Big Band Show by the Chisnallwood Jazz Band at the Salvation Army Citadel 835 Colombo Street. 
  • 1:30-4pm Junior Jazz Jam. Seven primary School Jazz Bands including Chisnallwood at 2:15pm at the Salvation Army Citadel

Friday Oct 22nd

  • 12:30pm Chisnallwood band at Riverside Market

Saturday Oct 23rd

Workshops at the Piano (Armagh Street) and outdoor events around town

  • 9:30am Youth Big Band with Rodger Fox (but all ages welcome)
  • 2pm Workshop and mini concert – Observing the Rodger Fox Band and then breaking into sectionals. Also great for vocalists who get to work with the inspiring and top jazz vocal teacher Erna Ferry. All ages welcome to register.
  • Gala Concert 8pm. Rodger Fox Big Band with Michael Houstoun and Erna Ferry.

Sunday Oct 24th

  • Jazz Parade (if level 1) Music can be downloaded from the website if you want to be in it!
  • Bands around town including Chisnallwood at Riverside at 2:30pm

Monday Oct 25th

By Judith Bell


BBF Program 2021   PDF, 5 MB