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Big Band Blast, Australia's ultimate Big Band festival, is a conference event for big bands of all genres, ages, and abilities. Held in beautiful Port Macquarie across 3 days from May 27th to 29th, 2022, band registration includes performances by 23 participating big bands across 3 stages, jam sessions, workshops with guest clinicians, feature performances by premier guest bands, a crazy street parade, and concert night with special guest performers. Clinicians/performers for 2022 are Anita Thomas (USA), Ed Wilson, the Australia Army Band (Sydney), the Sydney Conservatorium Big Band with David Theak, the JMI Jazz Orchestra with Dan Quigley, Bill Risby and Natalie Risby, plus John Morrison, and Jacki Cooper.

Friday night launch concert kicks off at 6.30pm in Panthers Auditorium. Music continues through until 9.30pm. General Public are welcome to attend and tickets are $10. Tickets are strictly limited.

The Saturday night Gala Concert - General public are welcome to attend and tickets are $25. Tickets are strictly limited. 


1 Bay Street Port Macquarie NSW 2444, Australia

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Organiser Information

Jacki Cooper
Big Band Blast Inc.

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before the event