Previous Gigs

Spectrum Big Band in partnership with High Notes Circus and Warehouse Circus presented Swingin' Circus Cabaret at The Abbey in August 2019

Spectrum Big Band in partnership with High Notes Circus and Warehouse Circus presented Swingin' Circus Cabaret at The Abbey in August 2019

Canberra City Band and Spectrum at the 2018 Carols by Candlelight at Stage 88

Canberra City Band and Spectrum at the 2018 Carols by Candlelight at Stage 88

The Spectrum Big Band performed at our concert hall in April 2019 as part the Canberra Big Band Collective

The Spectrum Big Band performed at our concert hall in April 2019 as part the Canberra Big Band Collective

Upcoming Performances and Events

Carols by Candlelight 2019

Canberra’s 75th Carols by Candlelight will be held on Saturday evening, 14 December 2019.

Charity for 2019 

This year the nominated charity for Carols by Candlelight will be the Anglicare Youth Engagement Programme for Indigenous young people in the Canberra Region.  This programme provides scholarships to enable young people to complete their secondary schooling and go on to either vocational training or tertiary studies.

Saturday 14 December 2019

7pm – 9.30pm 

Stage 88, Commonwealth Park

 

Soul Defender Sessions: Canberra City Band Extravaganza

On Saturday 9 November the three bands of Canberra City Band Inc. in partnership with Art, Not Apart and City Renewal Canberra are hosting a free musical tour down City Walk. 

1.00-1.30pm: John Agnew Band at Canberra Times Fountain, Ainslie Place 
1.40-2.10pm: Spectrum Big Band and the Canberra Swing Katz at Merry-Go-Round, Petrie Plaza 
2.20-3.00pm: Canberra City Band at Garema Place

 

Spectrum Big Band Presents Jazzmas  

Spectrum Big Band presents Jazzmas, a night of big band swing, food and dancing with a hint of Christmas cheer. Featuring a guest appearance by the Canberra Swing Katz, Spectrum Big Band will play a series of big band classics while you enjoy the hospitality of the Harmonie German Club. 

We've got some great raffle prizes donated by sponsors including Narsha Hair, Kaveney Earthworks and the Southern Cross Club with tickets for sale at the door. All proceeds from this concert go towards supporting Canberra City Band Inc. continuing to provide music services to Canberra 

Saturday 30 November, Doors open from 6.30pm, performance 7 - 9pm 

Online tickets: Adults $20, Child/Concession $10, Family $50, Table (up to 6) $120, Dinner + Show $60 

Door tickets: Adults $25, Child/Concession $15, Family $55

For more information please visit the event website http://wvyc.org.au/carols-by-candlelight/

For more information please visit the event website http://wvyc.org.au/carols-by-candlelight/

Spectrum Big Band are hosting Jazzmas, a dinner and show fund-raising event on 30 November 2019 at the Harmonie German Club

Spectrum Big Band are hosting Jazzmas, a dinner and show fund-raising event on 30 November 2019 at the Harmonie German Club

CCB Pep Band for the Brumbies at GIO Stadium

CCB Pep Band for the Brumbies at GIO Stadium

CCB at the National Arboretum for Remembrance Day 2018

CCB at the National Arboretum for Remembrance Day 2018

JAB at the 2018 National Eisteddfod

JAB at the 2018 National Eisteddfod