Activities / Arts

Concert Band

Concert Band is an audition band for mainly senior students, but entry is according to ability not age group. Their repertoire includes compilations from movies, musicals and pieces written specially for Concert Band.

Orchestra for our advanced musicians. We are regularly performing in our Community, at NZ National Concert Band Finals, KBB Festival. Commitment to rehearsals and individual practice is essential to the success of the group.

That is why our Concert band has achieved a Silver Award in 2021.

Weekly Rehearsal

Rehearsals are held weekly on Wednesdays from 3:30 – 5:00pm every term.

Uniform Requirements

Orewa College Senor Shirt, Black Trousers and Black Dress Shoes.


Activities for this ensemble include a Band Camp week-end away annually, participation in the National Concert Band Championships and the KBB Festival, with various performances within school and outside in the local community such as Gala Concerts and Primary School Tours.


These can be via Daily Student Notices, the School App or via the Concert Band Google Classroom. For instructions on the school app click here.

Teacher in charge

Mr D. Popper Email


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