PASSCHENDAELE WW100

PASSCHENDAELE WW100

Sunday 15 October 2017, 3:00pm—5:00pm

Woolston Brass presents PASSCHENDAELE WW100 commemorating one of New Zealand's darkest days. 100 years since the Battle of Passchendaele, we will remember them.

Restriction: All Welcome

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Adult $24.00+ BF
Senior Citizen $19.00+ BF
Student/Unwaged $19.00+ BF
Child (Under 18) $9.00+ BF
Adult + 1 Child (Under 18) $24.00+ BF

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Ticket Type Price Qty
Adult $24.00 + $2.00 Fee
Senior Citizen $19.00 + $1.75 Fee
Student/Unwaged $19.00 + $1.75 Fee
Child (Under 18) $9.00 + $1.50 Fee
Adult + 1 Child (Under 18) $24.00 + $2.00 Fee

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Woolston Brass with Music Director Tyme Marsters presents PASSCHENDAELE WW100 commemorating one of New Zealand's darkest days. It has been 100 years since the Battle of Passchendaele (12th of October 1917) when 846 young New Zealanders were killed in Belgium, with many more to die over the coming days from the wounds received on this one day. By the end of the day the total number of casualties, the wounded, the dead and the missing was 2,740. It took two and a half days to clear the battlefield of the dead and injured.

New Zealand’s darkest day will not be forgotten, we will remember them.

Key works that will be performed include:

Passchendaele by Dwayne Bloomfield
In Memoriam (For the Fallen) by Philip Sparke (New Zealand Premiere)
Walking with Heroes by Paul Lovatt-Cooper
Mars (Bringer of War) by Gustav Holst
Solemn Entry of the Knights of St John by Strauss (New Zealand Premiere)

Doors sales available (Cash/Eftpos); Adult $30, Senior Citizen/Student/Unwaged $25, Child (under 18) $15, Adult + 1 Child $30. Early Bird Tickets available at dashtickets.co.nz

A variety of Woolston Brass CDs and merchandise will be available to purchase.

Off site parking available on Winchester Street and Andover Street. Limited on site parking available off Andover Street.


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About Woolston Brass

Iconic performing arts organisation Woolston Brass has a distinguished 125 year history and has maintained a playing strength of around forty musicians, with members drawn from all walks of like brought together by a creative talent for making music.

Besides contesting prowess, Woolston Brass is recognised as a versatile and popular stage performer, be it concert hall auditorium, dance hall, church, retirement village or municipal park! The band strives to perform its culturally unique music to the wider public at every opportunity.
Charles Luney Auditorium, St Margaret's College

Charles Luney Auditorium, St Margaret's College
Christchurch, New Zealand

Address: 12 Winchester St
Christchurch
Canterbury