Nelson Brass Junior Band has steadily been growing under the influence of Musical Director Nigel Weeks and his assistant Zane Maxwell.
Nelson City Brass was a big winner during the New Zealand’s National Brass Band Championships.
2016 Award Winners announced at the band’s end of year dinner:
Most Improved Player: Logan Ford
Most Improved Player (runner up): Liam Golding
Bandsperson of the Year: Wayne Jennens
Best Section: Baritones/Euphoniums
Player of the Year: Steve Rudhall
Thanks go to trophy sponsors:
Niche FM Consulting Ltd (Ryan Peni)
Brass Direct (Riki & Rhys McDonnell)
Best Section from left: John Gibbons, Peter Goodman,
Zane Maxwell, Wayne Jennens & Bob Boodee (Vice President)