2017 RNCM Festival setting new standards

Issue 5950

RNCM Brass Band among the stars at leading festival

Virtuosi GUS on top at Skegness

Searching for a new 'Golden Age' of brass band composition



Banding life in The Land of the Long White Cloud

Friday 3 February, 2017 Riki McDonnell is known throughout the brass band world as one of New Zealand’s most recognisable players. With a career in music performance spanning over half a century, Riki has also forged a successful music sales business and still travels all over the world playing with a variety of different ensembles. Robert Richardson caught up with Riki to find out about his life and career up to now. Read full article