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Concert 2: Made In Australia 2019

Saturday 25 May 7pm in St Peter’s Anglican Church Box Hill 1038 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill. Our second concert for 2019 features Australian composers and one composer who was commissioned to write a published work with an Australian folksong. Pre-Concert Talk 6.10pm-6.40pm Concert 7.00pm St Peter’s Anglican Church, 1038 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill, next to…

Concert 1. 2019 Lincolnshire Posy

Our first concert for 2019 is titled Lincolnshire Posy after the masterwork Lincolnshire Posy by our namesake Percy Grainger. The concert is on Saturday 7.00pm 30 March in St Peter’s Anglican Church, 1038 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill VIC 3128, next to the Box Hill Town Hall. To book tickets on TryBooking, please click here A special…

Concert 6: Season of Celebration

Our final concert for the year “Season of Celebration” is on Saturday 8 December 2018 in St Stephen’s Anglican Church 360 Church Street, Richmond. The program features some interesting solo items by musicians in the group and showcases their fine musicianship. Kristian Gregory who is also our regular compere, will sing several baritone songs to…

Concert 5: Bilik Symphony for Band

Excellent music for band, performed by some of the best! The Grainger Wind Symphony invites you to witness some iconic and awe-inspiring compositions in the generous acoustic of St Stephens. Themes from Les Miserables, West Side Story, and Dam Busters March will be familiar music to many regular concert-goers, and Jerry Bilik’s Symphony for Band…

2020 GWS Young Players Scholarship

APPLICATIONS CLOSE 28 AUGUST 2019 FOR 2020. The details for inviting VCE students who are graduating at the end of 2019 to apply to audition for the Grainger Wind Symphony Young Players Scholarship for 2019 is now available. Click here for more information, poster and application form. Please note that the closing date is Wednesday…

Conducting Workshop Programs 2018

  In partnership with ABODA Vic, GWS presents three packages for the professional development of teacher and community ensemble directors. Seminar “Laying The Foundations for a Strong Ensemble Culture” Michael Lichnovsky 18th July 5.20pm-6.30pm Conducting Workshop 18th July 5.20pm-10.10pm including seminar, one-one tutorial and podium time for Full Participants. Conducting Intensive select three classes, attend…

Seminar 2018: Laying The Foundations For A Strong Ensemble Culture Wed 5.20pm 18th July

This seminar is presented by The Grainger Wind Symphony in partnership with The Australian Band and Orchestra Directors Association Victoria Branch. Wednesday 18th July 2018 5.20pm for start at 5.30pm to 6.30pm Seminar topic “Laying The Foundations For A Strong Ensemble Culture” Clinician: Dr Michael Lichnovsky For more information click here To book a place…