Thanks to everyone that came to the Bottle Drive on Saturday! Together you raised over $1100 for the band and individual student accounts. :)
Wicked Victoria went really well today! Congratulations Sr. Jazz Band and thank you to all of the parents and friends that came out to cheer the band on.
Thanks to everyone that connected to our Instagram, Twitter, and SnapChat pages last week. Looking forward to seeing what becomes of these in the next few weeks.
We have a concert on Wednesday night! I hope you’re excited. :)
1.) Band Classes in Period 1 and 2:
Monday - Band 9 in Period 1.
Tuesday – Band 11/12 in Period 2, Band 10 in Period 2
Wednesday – Band 9 in Period 1.
Thursday – Band 10 in Period 1, Band 11/12 in Period 2.
Friday – Band 9 in Period 1.
Band 9/10 Practice Cards - Turn in Week 7 for marking. Continue recording for Week 8.
2.) Morning, Lunch, After School Rehearsals:
Monday - Sr. Concert Band at 7:30am, Jr. Jazz at Lunch, Pit Orchestra at 3:15pm
Tuesday – Sr. Jazz at 7:30am, Jr. Jazz at lunch, DRUMLINE REHEARSAL AFTER SCHOOL.
Wednesday – Sr. Concert Band at 7:30am, Sr. Jazz at lunch, CONCERT SETUP AFTER SCHOOL
Thursday – Jr. Jazz CANCELLED, Sr. Jazz CANCELLED, Pit Orchestra at 2:15pm (Early dismissal due to PTS Interviews).
Friday - Jr. Concert Band at 7:30am, Band Council Meeting at Lunch, None.
3.) Back In Action Concert - Wednesday Night
Our Back In Action Concert is finally here! We hope to see you on Wednesday, November 2, at 7pm in the Old Gym. Admission is by donation and there will be a concession available. I have attached a poster for this concert - your assistance in sharing it on social media is greatly appreciated. :)
STUDENTS: Your call time is 6:00pm in the band room. Please do not be late. Wear the uniform of the band you perform in first (don’t forget your long black socks and white dress shirt).
SET-UP CREW: We are still in need of 5-6 more student volunteers to help with set-up after school on Wednesday.
Please read the attached “Running Order” for more information.
4.) Uniform Pick Up / Jazz Vests / Shirts & Black Socks
Uniforms will be handed out on Monday and Tuesday after school. Please make arrangements to take yours home!
JAZZ VESTS AND TIES - If you have already been issued a jazz band vest and tie, please RETURN it on Monday.
ALL STUDENTS MUST have a pair of long black socks and a men’s long-sleeve white dress shirt to go with their uniforms on Wednesday. Students without these items will not be permitted to perform in the concert.
5.) Band Wear
Band Wear (the band’s very own line of spirit wear) is on sale now! There are lots of items to choose from this year and orders are due on Friday, November 4th. SAMPLE SIZES are now hanging up in the band room. Feel free to try them on before making your order. Please make cheques payable to Spectrum Band Parents Association.
Visit: http://spectrumbandvictoria.weebly.com/spectrum-band-wear.html for more information and order forms.
Please contact Jacquie Hawey with questions: firstname.lastname@example.org
6.) Poinsettia Sales
Don’t forget to order your poinsettias in time for the holidays! Orders are due on November 3rd. Please make cheques payable to Spectrum Band Parents Association.
Visit: http://spectrumbandvictoria.weebly.com/winter-poinsettia-sales.html for more information and order forms.
Please contact Nancy Wong with questions: 250-812-2303
Thanks everyone! Looking forward to the concert on Wednesday night. Enjoy!