1. Info BookletInformation Booklet Download
Thinking about playing at states?
First step read through the Information Booklet to see the schedule, test pieces and other requirements that you will need to meet.
2. Entry Form2023 Entry Form
So you're in!? Complete your entry form using the link below!
Entries must be submitted using the google form by Friday 21 April 2023
Fees are payable to WABA via EFT
3. Performer BookletPerformer Booklet Download
Once you have registered to perform you'll need information specifically relating to the day, this can be found in the Performer Booklet.
2024 Test Pieces
All competing bands will be required to play the designated test piece for their grade. The pieces have been chosen carefully to reflect an appropriate National standard.
2023 Brass Band
|Open A Grade||Metropolis 1927||Peter Graham||Gramercy|
|Open B Grade||Rhapsody on St. Francis||Andrew Wainwright||SA Connects|
|Open C Grade||Ravenhill Suite||Dorothy Gates||SA Triumphonic|
|Open D Grade||Vengeance||Jared McCunnie||Self-Published|
|Junior Grade||Own Choice Test Piece|
2023 Open Concert Band
Please note concert band test pieces are shorter in 2023 in line with the changes made in 2022.
Bands will be required to play a slow work, a march from the NBCA Prescribed March List or approved by the WABA Music Board and an own choice program which may include several shorter works, or one longer work.
|Open A Grade||Me Disagrees||Catherine Likhuta||Murphy|
|Open B Grade||Cry of the Last Unicorn||Rossano Galante||Schirmer/HL|
|Open C Grade||Tirana||Carol Barnett||Boosey/HL|
|Open D Grade||The Visionaries||Brian Hogg||Brolga|