Auckland Youth Symphonic Band | Auckland Wind Orchestra

About the Auckland Wind Orchestra

The Auckland Wind Orchestra, founded in 1967, aims to be Central Auckland’s finest community wind ensemble. The AWO regularly stages concerts in the Auckland region, performing a broad range of musical styles to a wide audience. The band's players come from all walks of life, united by the desire to have fun while making great music.

The band always welcomes new musicians - if you are at grade 5+ and are keen to join, please email Bronwyn Patterson, the AWO's band manager at, or send us a message on Facebook.

Meet the AWO

Bronwyn | Flute

Eve | Baritone Sax

Mark | Clarinet / Sax