Performance is an integral part of the NSSWE program and it is an important part of every musicians development.

NSSWE musicians are provided with performance  opportunities throughout the year at various venues in Sydney and also whilst away on tour.

You can hear all the NSSWE bands play at the following concerts:

We love playing in front of an audience so please come along and hear our talented musicians.


NSSWE 2019 Showcase

Thu 21 Nov @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

NSSWE Showcase Concert

Thursday 21 November 2019 at 6.30pm, @ the Concourse, Chatswood

Our Showcase Concert celebrates the culmination of a year of hard work, commitment and dedication for our young musicians.

This is your chance to hear all the NSSWE ensembles play in the one concert.

We perform before a ticketed audience to provide our musicians with the authentic experience of playing a live concert in a professional auditorium.

NSSWE Spring Music Festival

13 – 15 September 2019, @ the Concourse, Chatswood

The NSSWE Spring Music Festival is another opportunity to hear our ensembles play at the Concourse in Chatswood.

They are joined by 50 primary and high school bands from across the Northern Sydney region in this three day event. Each of our ensembles hosts a concert.

Tickets will be available from Ticketek at the end of August.

If you are a Primary and High School wind ensemble who would like to play at the NSSWE Spring Festival then find out more here.

2019 NSSWE Spring Music Festival

Fri 13 Sep @ 7:00 pm - Sun 15 Sep @ 9:30 pm

NSSWE Community Concerts

Autumn & Winter, end of term one and two respectively

Our community concerts are held at The Forest High School in Frenchs Forest.  The NSSWE ensembles are joined by local primary and high schools of all standards over four evenings. All concerts start at 7pm.

  • Monday hosted by the Intermediate Wind Ensemble
  • Tuesday hosted by the Junior Wind Ensemble
  • Wednesday hosted by the Primary Wind Ensemble
  • Thursday hosted by the Senior Wind Ensemble

This event is not ticketed. Audience entry by gold coin donation at the door.

In 2018 we welcomed over 50 guest bands including the NSSWE ensembles.

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