The Carols Big Band (2018) in rehearal

The Carols Big Band is drawn from members of the Mt Barker Big Band together with selected guest musicians.

Rehearsals for the Big Band begin in mid-September and join together with the vocalists during November to put the finishing touches on the Carols in the Park program.

The 2019 Carols Big Band features –

Musical Director – Karen Redman
Saxophones – Jason Nicholson, Kate Ginever, Brett Gable, Graham Taylor
Trombones – Jane Olds-Jones, Ian Mundy, Glen Mears (wind synth)
Trumpets – David Fletcher, Steve Turner, Nicole Spencer (alto sax)
Drums – Barry Moore, Jake Rutter
Guitars – Stephen Stone, David Bentley
Piano – Sue Mears