Free Workshops and Christmas Concert Event


The Inner West Community Band are proud to be hosting our first Youth Ensemble workshops and performance this December!


Students aged approximately 10-15 who have been learning a concert band instrument for at least 2 years OR AMEB grade 2 standard OR equivalent. (Feel free to contact us at if you are unsure whether or not your child meets these requirements).


Students will rehearse a few concert pieces to play as pre-entertainment at the popular “Carols in the Park” event in Five Dock. run by Communities for Communities. They will be led by Sydney Conservatorium of Music trained professional Adele Sutton. A small number of experienced members from the Inner West Community Band will support and sit in with students during the concert, creating a rare and invaluable learning experience for all students involved.


Workshops will take place at Wilkins St Public School, Marrickville in the school hall. Entry is via Coronation Ave.

The concert will take place at Halliday Park, Five Dock.


Workshops: Friday the 6th and 13th of December 6:30-7:30pm. Please arrive 6:15pm for a 6:30pm start.

Concert:Wednesday the 18th of December, 6:00pm.

Cost: FREE!

Concert Dress: White shirt, black pants, optional Christmas accessory.

How to register:

For planning purposes, please register at the following link by the 30th of November:


Participation requirements:

  1. Participants must be able to attend ALL workshop and concert dates.
  2. Participants must be having lessons on their instrument with a tutor.
  3. Participants will be required to bring their own instrument and music stand to both workshops and the concert. If you do not have a music stand, do not hesitate to contact us to see what can be arranged.

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