About the band
About the band
Hear us play at an upcoming concert
How the band formed, past and present conductors
Band presidents and life members
Music we have played
Information for new members
How to contact us
Images from recent performances
Websites of interest
Gala Concert 2019
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Welcome to the web site of the Manningham Concert Band (Melbourne, Australia), a non-auditioning, community concert band. The band's repertoire is varied and includes jazz, popular works, serious band repertoire and light classical pieces. Our members range from school students to retirees and our Musical Director is Andrew van Gemert .
Our regular yearly concerts include: Spring Favourites, Autumn Favourites, Winter Favourites, our Gala Concert and as the musical accompaniment to the Manningham Carols by Candlelight. We also regularly perform at Citizenship ceremonies, on Memorial days and at festivals, functions and events by request .
Considering advice from public health authorities, it is with regret that we have made the difficult decision to cancel the Manningham Band's concert "Autumn Favorites" scheduled for Sunday 22 March 2020 at 3pm. We recognise the need to minimise the potential spread and impact of the Coronavirus on our long-term loyal audience members.
We will be working towards our "Winter Favorites" scheduled for 31st May and hope that the situation improves by then. Print out the Band Brochure
Our next concert is on May 31. In the meantime, feel free to print out our
Print out the Band Brochure brochure, enjoy live recordings of past performances, browse our photo gallery and newspaper articles , and win concert tickets and stickers in our Scavenger Hunt [100kB pdf file] . Better yet, make a statement and hear us perform anywhere, anytime with our free ringtones for your mobile phone.