Melbourne Town Concert Band heads to Mercia Marina

Published: Thursday, 09 November 2023

PREPARE to be enchanted by a musical spectacle like no other, writes Tony Preston.

Melbourne Town Concert BandFormed in the year 2000, the Melbourne Town Concert Band is the second of four distinct bands now rehearsing under the ‘MTB Umbrella’ and they will soon be visiting the picturesque shopping and eating destination Mercia Marina.


This exceptionally talented band of brass, wind, and percussion ensemble has been captivating audiences far and wide with their enjoyable diverse repertoire. The band's repertoire is a rich tapestry of musical wonder. They effortlessly transition from popular hits to iconic movie scores, breathtaking musicals, operatic masterpieces, and heartwarming seasonal tunes. In short, they've got it all!

Sunday, November 26th promises to be an unforgettable experience, with the performance kicking off at 12 pm sharp.

Brass Band 1The Melbourne Town Concert Band will grace the bandstand, taking full advantage of its wonderful acoustics to create an afternoon of extraordinary melodies by the water's edge.

Free entry

As with all events at the destination marina it is free entry and there's ample free parking available, ensuring that you and your loved ones can come together for a memorable musical afternoon in this idyllic setting.

So, whether you're an ardent music lover or just seeking a delightful way to spend your Sunday, the Melbourne Town Concert Band's performance promises to be the perfect choice. The band's timeless tunes resonate with all ages, making this a must-attend event for families, friends, and music enthusiasts alike.

Susan Worrall of the MTB Committee said:

“We are excited to follow the success of the Melbourne Town Brass Band performance with a special appearance by our Concert Band. We hope marina visitors have a lovely day, and enjoy the talented collective as they play on such a wonderful bandstand.”