Patron Partnership Programme
Annual partnership is sought for each of the players listed in the table below, with the value of the particular players indicated. Partnerships starts at $2,000 and can be given as an individual or as part of a syndicate, and is an ideal way to tailor your support to a specific instrument or player in the band.

Patron Partners may sponsor one or more players. Payments will be made by way of donation, and may be made in the name of an individual, a trust, or a corporate body. Payment should be made by the 31st of May each year. For tax purposes, Woolston Brass is a registered Charity. Patron Partnership will be for a minimum of two years and will be both renewable and transferable.

Patrons may choose to remain anonymous or have their patronage publicly acknowledged. By becoming a Patron Partner, you are directly investing in securing the future of Woolston Brass.

Further information is available in a brochure, a PDF version of which is available for download HERE.

Project Supporters:
The Canterbury Community Trust Christchurch Earthquake Recovery Trust, Air Rescue Services Trust, Farina Thompson Charitable Trust, Lion Foundation, NZ Community Trust, Pub Charity, The Southern Trust, The Trusts Charitable Foundation, Mainland Foundation, First Sovereign Trust, Four Winds Foundation, Infinity Foundation, Trillian Trust, Trust Aoraki, Blue Sky Community Trust, Youthtown Inc, Cue Sports Foundation, Christchurch City Council

Friends of Woolston Brass
Established in the mid 1980′s, “Friends of Woolston Brass” has become a key group of supporters. Friends automatically receive a copy of the band’s quarterly newsletter.
If you would like to join Friends of Woolston, please send a cheque for $25 to: Friends of Woolston Brass, P.O. Box 8187, Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand


Music Director Available ($5,000 per year)
Principal CornetDame Adrienne Stewart
Solo Cornet 1Sara Daly
Solo Cornet 2Henshaw Developments Trust
Solo Cornet 3Deloitte Christchurch
Solo Cornet 4Available ($2,000 per year)
Soprano CornetThe Whistlers Syndicate
Repiano CornetAnnette Foster
Second Cornet 1Available ($2,000 per year)
Second Cornet 2Philippa Bates
Third Cornet 1The Elizabeth Ball Charitable Trust
Third Cornet 2J Ballantyne & Co
Solo Flugel HornAnn Woodham
Principal Tenor HornQuality Property Management
First Tenor HornDavid and Hilary Stock
Second Tenor Horn 1Christmas Hut/Melissa Benge/
Available Syndicate Member ($660 per year)
Second Tenor Horn 2Christchurch Casino
Principal BaritoneLeighton and Carmel Brown
Second BaritoneA R Collett Family Trust
Principal EuphoniumAvailable ($3,000 per year)
Second EuphoniumLeighton and Carmel Brown
Principal TromboneJ Ballantyne & Co
Second TromboneBarrie & Valerie Hoy
Bass TromboneTony Lewis/Richard Hogarth
Principal E flat Bass Available ($3,000 per year)
Second E flat Bass 1 Archibald Motors
Second E flat Bass 2 Lisa & Martin Bennett
Principal B flat BassThe Elizabeth Ball Charitable Trust
Second B flat BassAvailable ($2,000 per year)
Principal PercussionRobin and Ralph Redpath
Percussion 1Patricia & Gilbert Glausiuss
Percussion 2Available ($2,000 per year)
Percussion 3 Anonymous