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CNL Brass 2000 – 2008

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CNL Brass - 2000 to 2008

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2008 Band Assn NSW Band Championships: Open C Grade Champion Brass Band<br />Ron Boaden, Musical Director, holding the Open C Grade Shield , with band members.
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Alan Meldrum, Musical Director (deceased) conducts Cardiff Northlakes Brass Band as it entertains at the Hunter Regional Band Association’s Bands in the Park day in Newcastle’s King Edward Park in 2002.
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Neville Holmes (deceased) features on cornet, with the backing of the Band as it entertains at the Hunter Regional Band Association’s Bands in the Park day in Newcastle’s King Edward Park in 2002.
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Alan Meldrum, Musical Director (deceased), accepts the 1st Place trophy for Section 2 Brass (C & D Grade) from the Lord Mayor of Newcastle, John Tate, at the Hunter Regional Band Championships in June 2002. The Band Championships are an annual event organised by the Hunter Regional Band Association.
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Alan Meldrum, Musical Director (deceased), has accepted the 1st Place trophy from adjudicator Peter Walmsley OAM, for Division 2 (C & D Grade Brass and Concert Bands) of the Festival of the Bands entertainment section of the Hunter Regional Band Championships in June 2004.
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Ron Boaden, Musical Director of CNL Brass, accepts 1st Place trophy for Division 2 (C & D Grade Brass and Concert Bands) of the Festival of the Bands entertainment section of the Hunter Regional Band Championships in June 2008. The trophy was presented by the adjudicator, Vincent Parmeter.
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Ron Boaden, Musical Director of CNL Brass, accepts the 1st Place trophy for Section 2 Brass (C & D Grade) from Newcastle Councillor Barry Scully, at the Hunter Regional Band Championships in June 2008.
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Ron Boaden, Musical Director of CNL Brass, accepts the 1st Place trophy for Section 2 Brass (C & D Grade) from Newcastle Councillor Barry Scully, at the Hunter Regional Band Championships in June 2006
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Ron Boaden, Musical Director of CNL Brass, accepts 1st Place trophy for Division 2 (C & D Grade Brass and Concert Bands) of the Festival of the Bands entertainment section of the Hunter Regional band Championships in June 2008. The trophy was presented by adjudicator Mercia Buck.
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Norma Kaiser and Barbara McGilvray. Both are long-serving members of CNL Brass Committee and are regulars at each Wednesday evening’s rehearsal, ensuring that a “cuppa” and biscuits are available “at the break”. Norma’s husband Norman (deceased) was a Bass player in the band, and, at one stage, Norma’s four grandaughters were members of the band. Barbara’s son Darren was a member of the band for many years, playing 1st baritone.
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Ron Boaden, Musical Director of CNL Brass, presents committee ladies Barbara McGilvray, Norma Kaiser and Pat Forbes, with flowers at the band Christmas function, December 2008.
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CNL Brass entertains at the 2007 Hunter Regional Band Association’s Festival of the Band at Newcastle City Hall. Renee Tisdell features on flugel horn, playing Autumn Leaves.
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Drum Major Richard Dray leads CNL Brass in the Belmont ANZAC March. April 2004
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Drum Major Allan Shaw leads Cardiff Northlakes Bras Band in Newcastle’s annual Mattara Festival Parade. October 2002.
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Ron Boaden conducts CNL Brass at the opening of the new Swansea Library. Swansea is a suburb of the City of Lake Macquarie – 9 January 2006
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Richard Dray, Drum Major, leads CNL Brass in the annual Stoud (NSW) Festival Parade in July 2006

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