Another great week at Spectrum, bands working hard towards upcoming performances.
Friday night saw Spectrum Band students take in another Uvic Wind Symphony Concert under the direction of Dr. Steven Capaldo. There, we saw Spectrum Alum. Megan Parker, Katheryn Forster, Scott Gordon and Jason Gordon, whom performed a euphonium concerto with both bands. A wonderful evening!
It is a short week with a Pro-D on Friday. Here is our schedule:
1.) Band Classes in Period 1 and 2:
Monday – Band 10 in Block A
Tuesday – Band 9 in Block B, Band 11/12 Block A
Wednesday – Band 10 in Block A
Thursday – Band 9 Block B, Band 11/12 Block A
Friday – PRO D NO SCHOOL
2.) Morning, Lunch, After School Rehearsals:
Monday - Sr. Concert Band at 730am, Jr. Jazz at Lunch, Pit Orchestra
Tuesday – Sr. Jazz at 7:30am, Jr. Jazz at lunch, none
Wednesday – EDMONTON TOUR BAND REHEARSAL, Sr. Jazz at lunch, Pit Orchestra
Thursday – Jr. Jazz @ 7:30am, Sr. Jazz @ Lunch, Pit Orchestra
Friday - PRO D No School
3) Practice cards resume Monday, February 11th for Semester 2.
On the Horizon
April10th: Senior Concert Band Performance
April 13th: Victoria Music Festival (Junior Concert Band, Senior Concert Band)
April 26th: Capital City Jazz Festival (Junior Jazz Band)
April 26th: (Evening) A Touch of New Orleans Jazz Night
May 1st: Westcoast Jazz Festival (Senior Jazz Band)
May 11th: Buccaneers Day Parade
May19th: Final Parade Dress Rehearsal Tillicum Mall
May 20th: Victoria Day Parade
June 1st: Oak Bay Tea Party Parade
Director of Bands
Spectrum Community School
957 Burnside Road West
Victoria, BC V8Z 6E9
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