2013 Prairie Brass Band Festival

2013 at Saskatoon - April 19 & 20 2013

The 2013 Annual Prairie Brass Band Festival is sponsored by the Saskatoon Brass Band and held at Third Avenue United Church on April 19th and 20th, 2013. Participating bands are Queen City Brass Band, Mission Hill Brass from Edmonton, Saskatoon Brass Band and Bridge City Brass Band. In addition, there will be individual players from the Mill Creek Colliery Band of Edmonton and the Rupertsland Brass Band from Winnipeg. Special clinicians / performing brass soloists from England are Glyn and Helen Williams. There will be a Friday evening concert by Mnozil Brass of Austria.

Tickets to Mnozil Brass: Persephone Theatre Box office - 306.384.7727 or online at click here
Tickets to Saturday Evening Band Concert: Tickets: Adults $15, Students & Seniors $10. Buy at the door, click our email tab/link on this website or call Eric 306.934.1470

Friday 19th April 2013

17:30-19:30 Brass Band Festival Registration
19:30 Mnozil Brass Concert. See above for tickets
22:00-Close Mnozil Aftershow social - Featuring Open Jazz Jam

Saturday 20th April 2013

08:00 Breakfast
09:00-11:00 Introductions & Massed Band Rehearsal
11:00-11:15 Break
11:15-12:15 Band clinics/rehearsal with Soloist*
12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:45-14:45 Band clinics/Rehearsals with Soloist*
15:00-16:30 Master class (Glyn and Helen – All PBBF Participants)
17:00-18:30 Banquet
18:30-19:00 Dress, tune, etc.
19:00 PBBF Band photo (on stage)

Gala Concert - 19:30 - 22:30 Saturday

  • Queen City Brass Band (Regina)
  • Saskatoon Brass Band
  • Mission Hill Brass (St Albert, AB)


  • Bridge City Brass Band
  • Massed Band

    22:30 - Close Aftershow social at Winstons Pub (basement).

    *Clinic One - Queen City Brass Band - Glyn Williams (at concert venue) Saskatoon Brass Band - Helen Williams (at alternative space)

    *Clinic Two - Mission Hill Brass - Helen Williams (at concert venue) Bridge City Brass Band - Glyn Williams (at alternative space)