December At Glance

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Happy December!

Important dates and information for this month include:

Monday, Dec. 1st

Last full band rehearsal before Winter Concert (Dec 8) – No Jazz Band Rehearsals this evening!

Tuesday, Dec. 9th (moved from Dec. 2nd)

Combo Rehearsal (song writing) at Clavet (5:00-7:00PM) – New members welcome!

Monday, Dec. 8th

WINTER CONCERT

Concert is at Lakeview Church in Saskatoon (NOT CLAVET). Directions here (http://www.lakeviewchurch.com/about/mapdirections). Concert will start at 7:00PM, All performers should be there at 6:30PM. Remember your uniform (Same as the photo shoot)!

No Rehearsal December 15th – Happy Holidays

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A few performances in Saskatoon in the month of December:

Dec. 5-8 – The 19th Annual Elim Church Christmas Celebration (Mr. Streisel performing) – Show Times and Info: http://www.elimchristmas.com/

Dec 13 – Folk Fables & Fairy Tales – Bridge City Brass Concert at 7PM at Marion Graham Collegiate (Mr. Martin directing and Mr. Streisel performing)Folk Fables & Fairy Tales

And plenty of great performances at the Bassment in Saskatoon: http://www.saskatoonjazzsociety.com/ – Personal favourites include: Elizabeth Shepherd Quintet (Dec 6), Jason WIlison (Dec 19) & Soren Nissen/Ian Sinclair Quartet (Dec 27)

Photo Night and Beginning Band Rehearsal

Beginning Band Rehearsal and Picture Night – Monday November 24th

Monday November 24th is our annual band picture night for all bands. By now you should have received the photo order form for the group and individual pictures. Both the Advanced and Senior Band will have their pictures taken during their normal rehearsals. The Beginners will have theirs taken at 7:20pm. All Students will need to bring concert dress for pictures.

Band Uniforms

Beginner Band:         White Dress Shirt/Blouse with collar

Black Dress Pants or Skirt (knee length or longer)

Black Socks/Leggings

Black Shoes

Advanced Band:        Black Golf Shirt (ordered for parents by the BPA)

Black Dress Pants or Skirt (knee length or longer)

Black Socks/Leggings

Black Shoes

Senior Band:  White Dress Shirt/Blouse with collar (ordered for parents by the BPA)

Black Dress Pants or Skirt (knee length or longer)

Black Socks/Leggings

Black Shoes

Black Vest (school provided)

Beginner Rehearsal

This night also acts as our Beginner Band rehearsal in preparation for the upcoming Winter Concert (December 8th). The Group Beginning Band picture will take place at 7:20 and the rehearsal will take place with Mr. Streisel from 7:30-8:30pm. If there are any beginner students that want individual photos, we ask that you please get to Clavet from 7pm so we get the maximum use of rehearsal time possible. Students will need to come in the above Beginner Band Uniform and will need to arrange their own transport to and from the rehearsal.

For more information check the band website:

www.blogs.spiritsd.ca/pssdeastband