Another busy (but exciting) week at Spectrum band coming up! Thank you to all whom participated in our 2nd Bottle Drive of the year. We made $1267 which will be dispersed among the students accordingly.
A BIG thank you goes out to Bonnie McCallum and Tracy Gudgeon who finished up our uniforms. This was a massive undertaking and the years proceeding will be that much greater from their hard work and persistence. We are forever (and sincerely) grateful!!
Our schedule has changed this week so please read carefully!
Here is our week coming up...
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. (10's in PE)
Band 9/10 Practice Cards - Turn in Week 7 for marking. Continue recording for Week 8.
3.) Morning, Lunch, After School Rehearsals:
Monday - Sr. Concert Band at 7:30am, Sr. Jazz at Lunch performing in cafeteria, Pit Orchestra.
Tuesday – Jr. Jazz at 7:30am, Jr. Jazz at lunch,
Wednesday – NO EARLY MORNING-REST FOR CONCERT, Jr. Jazz at lunch, Set-up crew
Thursday – Jr. Jazz at 7:30am, Sr. Jazz at lunch, Pit Orchestra at 3:15pm.
Friday - Jr. Concert Band at 7:30am, Jr. Jazz Trombone Sectional Lunch, Jr. Jazz Sax Sectional after school.
5.) Back In Action Concert - Wednesday Night
Our Back In Action Concert is this Wednesday, November 1st...A.K.A Jolliffe's debut :) !!! We hope to see you in the old gym... Jr Jazz kicks off the night at 7pm sharp... Admission is by donation and there will be a concession available. 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).
6.) Poinsettia Sales
Don’t forget to order your poinsettias in time for the holidays! Orders are due on November 2nd, no later than 3pm. A table will be available during our concert to make additional orders (Or firsts!)
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
7) Spectrum Band Wear is Back!
A big thank you to Cheryl Bowes, thanks to her efforts... 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 Thursday, November 16th. Please make cheques payable to Spectrum Band Parents Association.
Please Visit: http://spectrumbandvictoria.weebly.com/band-wear.html for more information and order forms.
On the horizon...
November 1st: Back in Action Concert in Old gym
November 2nd: Poinsettia Orders due
November 10th: Remembrance Day Assemblies (Sr. Band)
November 25th: ISLAND FARMS SANTA'S LIGHT PARADE
Thats it for now everyone, have a great week!
Director of Bands
Spectrum Community School
957 Burnside Road West
Victoria, BC V8Z 6E9
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