Welcome to The Mountain Ridge Band!

New to PSSD music education is a newly formed group, The Mountain Ridge Band.  This band features staff, community, and one of our students on banjo.  This band has a unique story and performed for the first time at Martensville High School last week.  The show featured bluegrass and country music, with a bit of good ol’ rock and roll for fun.  We had a blast!  Thank you to everyone who came out to the show!  Huge thank you to the PSSD West Jazz Bandits who opening the show!

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Music Monday and Resonate Live Concert

Thank you to our Artist in Residence, Brad Bellegarde for joining us on Music Monday for workshops with students and for performing at our concert in celebration of Music Monday.  Thank you to all the students and staff who performed; what an exciting variety of music is happening in Prairie Spirit Schools.  Thanks to Mr. Cummings for hosting us at WCMS this year!

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Resonate 2017 is in the books!

What a great time we had once again at the Resonate Music Conference.  Thank to all our students who attending, particularly those traveling from so far away.  Huge thank you to all of our fantastic clinicians.  Lastly, mega thank you to our staff; what a dream team!  Planning is already underway for Resonate 2018, can’t wait.  Stay tuned as photos get uploaded in the near future.  

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Resonate Showcase gets the crowd on their feet…

Thank you to PSSD students:  West Jazz, East Percussion Ensemble, R. V. (Dalmeny), Puppet (WWBrown), The Hepburn Hit Machine, and the PSSD House Band.  Our Showcase students provided engaging and interactive entertainment for The National Congress on Rural Education at TCU Place on March 27th.  They did a fantastic job at representing their PSSD schools!  The student performers had audience members joining them on stage and had the crowd dancing, clapping, and singing along. Thank you also to the Resonate Staff team for all the work and preparation into the evening.  Dave Carter, Adam Streisel, Will Martin, Andra Wist, Brian…

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