We have a really busy week with our first concert and Remembrance Day performances coming up! Please make sure you read carefully as there are some changes to our normal routine this week. Attendance and punctuality are crucial to success for the performances/classes/rehearsals this week. Don’t hesitate to ask questions if you have them.
1.) Band Classes – Note changes!
Monday – Band 9 AND 10 COMBINED CLASS IN PERIOD 1
Tuesday - Band 9 AND 10 COMBINED CLASS IN PERIOD 1, Band 11/12 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
2.) Band 9/10 Practice Cards – Week 8 can now be submitted for marking. Week 9 this week.
3.) Morning / Lunch / Pit Orchestra Rehearsals – Note changes!
Monday – Sr. Concert / Jr. Jazz / Pit Orchestra
Tuesday – Sr. Jazz / Jr. Jazz / None
Wednesday – None / **SR. CONCERT BAND REHEARSAL IN THEATRE AT LUNCH IN THE THEATRE FOR REMEMBRANCE DAY** / Pit Orchestra
Thursday – Jr. Jazz / Sr. Jazz / Pit Orchestra **from 2:00pm – 3:15pm as school gets out early for Parent/Teacher interviews**
Friday – **Sr. Concert Band Rehearsal at 7:30am in the Theatre**/ None / None
4.) LAST Uniform Pick-Up on Monday (AFTER SCHOOL)
Monday from 3:00pm - 3:30pm is the LAST CHANCE for the following students to pick up their band uniforms. No other arrangements will be made to distribute uniforms: Liam T., Ryan M., Sylvia F., Darian W., Seb W., Candice S., Thomas S., Josh L., Avalon K., Rayne D., Brandt C., Kisa C. Please make sure that you also bring your uniform deposits and maintenance cheques if you have not done so already.
Thank you to Jen Lindsay, Lynda Charchuk and all of the parent volunteers that have put so much time into ensuring our students look great in concert!
5.) Back In Action Band Concert - ALL Bands, Tuesday November 5th
I hope you are excited for our first band concert of the year on Tuesday, November 5th at 7:00pm in the Spectrum Gym. Please click here to read the running order if you have not done so already. Students must be in the band room, in full uniform, for 6:00pm. Please do not be late.
6.) Remembrance Day Observances – Sr. Concert Band, Friday November 8th.
There will be a REHEARSAL on Wednesday, November 6th at LUNCH in the theatre for all performers (including our Sr. CONCERT BAND). Please arrive right at the beginning of lunch, with instruments and music.
The Sr. Concert Band will be performing for four grade-specific assemblies on Friday, November 8th. Please click here to read the running order. Sr. Band members must be in the Spectrum theatre, in full uniform, for a 7:30am rehearsal on Friday morning. Please do not be late.
Have a great week!
All the best,