Warrant Officer 2 Brian Gouvias

Band Finance Manager



Warrant Officer Brian Gouvias re-joined the South African Navy Band in 1991 having left the band in 1983. He is Group Leader qualified and is a member of the Concert Band.

Music taste: Popular, rock
Hobbies: Fishing, diving, sailing

Brian's role in the Band is:

a. To co-ordinate all the administration regarding the application and consolidation of Subsistence and Travel allowances when the Band travels internationally as well as nationally;
b. To liaise and book the necessary accommodation when the Band travels nationally;
c. To be responsible for the administration, training and control of musicians within his musical section;
d. To assist the Bandmaster and/or Director of Music in the daily functioning of the Band both musically and functionally;
e. To be responsible for the conducting and training of an instrumental group of the Band; and
f. To be responsible for the training and instruction of musicians regarding the maintenance of instruments and equipment.