The Air Force in Concert is the Royal New Zealand Air Force Band’s biggest event of the year. On Sunday September 25 at 2:30pm, the band will perform symphonic masterworks, jazz standards, and musical theatre hits. This year’s show will highlight local talent, including vocalist Leading Aircraftman Matt Mulholland and resident bagpiper Sergeant Murray Mansfield.
Undertaking their core duties, the RNZAF Band can be heard welcoming visiting dignitaries at Government House, or providing music for commemorations at Pukeahu National War Memorial Park. In February 2021, they completed a week-long South Island tour, performing to more than 4000 adoring fans. More recently, they have also been present at numerous musical and ceremonial events in Wellington, the National Commemoration Services for Anzac Day, and HRH Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee service.
Tickets to The Air Force in Concert are available from Ticketmaster, booking fees apply. Get in fast to experience the country’s largest professional symphonic band in the heart of Wellington!