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Klarinet Kerfuffle

Congratulations to: Landon Simonson Nicole Linderschmidt Madison Hawkes Mackenna Beaulieu …for taking part in the first ever Klarinet Kerfuffle at the University of Saskatchewan. A fantastic and unique day of masterclasses, performances and small ensemble playing involving over 60 clarinet players from all over Saskatchewan. Each of the students hopefully picked up lots of tips… Read more »

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Senior Rehearsal: Monday 21st March – Sectionals at 4:30pm

Hello, Just a message to all Senior Students – All Seniors need to be in Clavet for 4:30pm on Monday as we are breaking down into sections in preparation for tour. 4:30-5:30pm – Sectionals   6pm full rehearsal w/ Mr. Streisel, Mr. Ward and Mr. Martin Advanced Band rehearsal is still happening in the gym… Read more »

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Senior Band Canadian Rocky Mountain Festival – Tour deposit due this Monday

Hello, As the extreme excitement continues to build for our upcoming trip to Banff (only 5 weeks away!) to take part in the Canadian Rocky Mountain Festival, the first Tour Deposit of $100 is due on Monday March 21st.  Repertoire for Tour that students should be practicing at home : Hypnotic Fireflies Skyscapes The Cave… Read more »

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Intermediate Band performs at Optimist and gets Silver!

Congratulations to the Intermediate Band who improved on last years performance to gain three silver grades from our three adjudicator. We were also very fortunate to work with Jodi Blackshaw  (Composer of ‘Whirlwind’) on her piece and gain both some real insight on the background of the composition but also some fantastic advice on performance… Read more »

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Regina Optimist Festival Trip – March 16th – Intermediate Band only.

Wednesday, March 16 – INTERMEDIATE WINDS – REGINA OPTIMIST BAND FESTIVAL Dear Students, Parents and Guardians, The annual Regina Optimist Festival is again upon us and the Prairie Spirit East Intermediate Winds will be travelling down to take part in the prestigious festival on Wednesday March 16th. We are excited to perform two pieces “In… Read more »

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Senior Band -Watrous Festival Trip – Cancelled

With student absences amounting to nearly half the band the decision has been made to unfortunately cancel tomorrows Band Festival Performance in Watrous. More information will be forwarded to parents and students in due course.

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Watrous Festival – Senior Winds – Wednesday March 9th

Hello, As you will already be aware the Senior Winds are taking part in the Watrous Music Festival next Wednesday 9th of March. The band will be performing a brand new piece of music commissioned especially for the ensemble by Dr. Peter Meechan called ‘Skyscapes’ and ‘The Cave You Fear’ by American Composer Michael Markowski…. Read more »