Mountains Youth Band

A quality concert band for youth musicians

Performing in Jenolan Caves 2012 

Our band was established in 2002 as the youth section of Blue Mountains Concert Band.

The aims of Mountains Youth Band are:

We are a community concert band for players aged 10 to 19. Our members come from across the Blue Mountains, Penrith and Hawkesbury areas.

2009 National champions 

Mountains Youth Band has won their section of the National Concert Band championships THREE TIMES! (2009, 2010 and 2015).

One of our players, Nick McMaster is the 2022 NSW Band Association Young Band Person of the Year. Read more about Nick here. Another of our past players is now our band conductor. Read more about Lachlan Foster here.

Mountains Youth Band plays fantastic concerts in professional venues. We also enter competitions and support the community at various events such as Anzac Day and Christmas Carols.

We play a wide range of music, building our skills in performing together.

2023 Carols in Glenbrook Park 

There is no audition required. Players should be able to read music beyond the beginner stage. You can come along to a rehearsal and try it out! There are players with a range of abilities. We support everyone to develop at their own pace.

Read the FAQs or Contact us here.

Mountains Youth Band welcomes new players in all instruments. The band has some instruments available for hire.

Would you like to join Mountains Youth Band?

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