Wesley College Big Band
2.30pm - Sunday, February 12 - Cross Street Music Hall
Beginning under the direction of the late Mr John Lee in 1973, the Wesley College Big Band, arguably the longest standing school Big Band in Australia, has always been renowned for bringing a unique energy to its interpretations of Big Band music. The St Kilda Road campus of Wesley College boasts four Big Bands, with the students gaining their place through a highly competitive audition process. The SKR Big Band rehearses twice a week and performs annually at the Generations in Jazz Stage Band Awards in Division One, as well at a multitude of school, corporate and community events. The band is currently under directorship of Mr. David Mowat.