Review: The Three Waratah’s: 15th Anniversary Concert Newcastle City Hall

The Three Waratah’s: 15th Anniversary Concert Newcastle City Hall Featuring: Waratah Brass, Waratah Girls Choir and Waratah Male Voice Choir In the presence of Lord Mayor Councillor Mr John Tate and Lady Mayoress Mrs Cathy Tate Nestled 7 Kilometers North West of Newcastle City can be found a parcel of land that in 1871 was … Read more

Review: Waratah Brass Presents ‘In the Groove’

In the Groove:  Lake Macquarie Performing Arts Centre, Warners Bay Waratah Brass (Steven English) Guest Performer: Ms Carol Irving, B. Mus. Ed, Clarinetist/ Saxophonist —————————————————————————————————————– Brass bands are generally far removed from reed instruments and the likes of saxophones but for this occasion Waratah invited Carol Irving, a musician skilled on such instruments to be … Read more

Review: Waratah Brass Presents ‘Enchantment’

ENCHANTMENT:  Lake Macquarie Performing Arts Centre, Warners Bay Waratah Brass (Steven English) with Vocal Soloist Leslie Andrews (Bass Soloist) In the presence of Band Patron The Hon. Mr Milton Morris, AO ————————————- It’s not often that you are unsure what to expect from a Concert by a Brass Band but on this occasion it was … Read more

Review: ‘Cathedral Artistry’ with Waratah Girl’s Choir

Cathedral Artistry Featuring: Waratah Brass, Waratah Girls Choir and Waratah Junior Girls Choir What do you get when you put 50 young ladies and 25 brass players together in a Cathedral before an audience of 250 on a poor weather Sunday? Well, mix this together, call it Cathedral Artistry, and out comes a wonderful afternoon … Read more

Waratah Brass Wins 2011 Festival of Brass

WARATAH BRASS WINS Festival of Brass – Newcastle City Hall June 2011 Waratah Brass, under the baton of Steven English, provided a scintilating concert at the recent Festival of Brass to become this years winner in the A Grade category. Competing against St Marys Brass from Western Sydney, the concert program wowed the audience with … Read more