Upcoming Events June 1st/2nd and 6th

Dear Students, Parents/Guardians,

Please see below information on this coming weeks concerts. There is a lot happening!

In-division tour – Intermediate/Senior Band

All Intermediate and Senior band students are embarking on their annual In-division tour on Wednesday June 1st. (Intermediates) and Thursday June 2nd (Seniors) This tour serves both to display our programs progress for each of our home community schools and also to introduce next year’s grade 5’s to each of the instrument families and the individual instruments.

Please find the attached information for Each day below in word format but also pasted lower.

Wednesday June 1st – In division tour 2016 Intermediates 

Thursday June 2nd – In division tour 2016 Seniors

Spring Fling Concert -Beginner, Intermediate & Senior Bands

        Monday June 6th – Lakeview Church, 7pm (concert start)

The PSSD East Music Programs final year end concert takes place at 7pm Monday June 6th at Lakeview Church. We are looking for parent chaperones to monitor the warm up room before the concert.

  • Seniors and Intermediate students will be bused to Lakeview church after school as per normal rehearsal nights. Clavet students will be picked up on the way (3:40pm).   – Students will need to bring supper
  • All Beginner students need to make their own way to the concert for a rehearsal at 5:50pm

Spring Concert – East Details

June 8th – Senior Band students to play with West Band at the West final concert at Lakeview:

Details here:Spring Concert – West-East Senior Details

………………….Word files for the above in pasted form……………….

Intermediate In-Division tour – June 1st

Dear Students, Parents/Guardians,

All Intermediate band students are embarking on their annual In-division tour on Wednesday June 1st. This tour serves both to display our programs progress for each of our home community schools and also to introduce next year’s grade 5’s to each of the instrument families and the individual instruments.

  • The Intermediate band will be performing three short concerts:

Concert 1 – Hanley – 9:00am    Concert 2 – Dundurn 10:45am    Concert 3 – SCP – 12:40pm

Students will be bused to and from their home schools at the following times:

Bus out

  • Bus 1 – Colonsay 7:30am Allan 7:50am –> Hanley
  • Bus 2 – Aberdeen 7:30 – Clavet 8:00 – Dundurn 8:30 –> Hanley

Bus back

  • Bus 1 –> Leaving SCP at 1:15 –> Dundurn – Hanley – Allan – Colonsay
  • Bus 2 –> Leaving SCP at 1:15 –> Clavet – Aberdeen

Students need to bring

  • Concert dress/Uniform
  • Instruments and Music
  • Packed Lunch

Please do not hesitate in contacting either band director with any questions or concerns.

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Senior In-Division tour – June 2nd

Dear Students, Parents/Guardians,

All Senior band students are embarking on their annual In-division tour on Thursday June 2nd. This tour serves both to display our programs progress for each of our home community schools and also to introduce next year’s grade 5’s to each of the instrument families and the individual instruments.

  • The Senior band will be performing three short concerts:

Concert 1 – Allan- 9:00am    Concert 2 – Aberdeen – 11:15am    Concert 3 – Clavet – 1:00pm

Students will be bused to and from their home schools at the following times:

Bus out

  • Bus 1 – 7:50am -Aberdeen à Allan
  • Bus 2 – 8am – Dundurn à Allan
  • Bus 3 – 8:15am – Clavet à Allan

Bus back

  • Bus 1 –> Leaving Clavet at 2pm –> Aberdeen
  • Bus 2 –> Leaving Clavet at 2pm –> Dundurn
  • Bus 3 –> Leaving Clavet at 2pm –> Colonsay

Students need to bring

  • Concert dress/Uniform
  • Instruments and Music
  • Packed Lunch

Please do not hesitate in contacting either band director with any questions or concerns.

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East Spring Concert – Monday, June 6th 2016 – Final Details

  • Where
    • Lakeview Church (Site 510, Box 15, RR5, Saskatoon, SK S7K 3J8)
  • When
    • The Intermediate & Senior students will be picked up after school and taken directly to Lakeview Church so we can have a quick on stage rehearsal with each group and set up the stage. Remember to bring a packed supper and concert dress!
      • Bus 1: Colonsay, Allan
      • Bus 2: Aberdeen, Clavet
      • Bus 3: Hanley, Dundurn and SCP
    • The Beginner students are to arrive at 5:50PM in their concert dress with music, instrument and cosmetics (i.e. reeds, oils, etc.).
  • Music to perform
    • Midnight Mission
    • #39, #44 #56 & #59 from the method book
    • Let’s go Band!
  • Other
    • Doors to the concert hall will open at 6:30PM and there will be drinks provided in the lobby beforehand.
    • The Jazz Bands will begin performing at 6:40PM with the Concert Bands starting close to 7:00PM
    • Students will NOT be bussed back to their schools. Parents need to pick them up and drive them home.
  • Parent Volunteer Request
    • We will need some parent volunteers to help supervise rooms before the concert starts. If you are available, please email Mr. Martin or Mr. Ward.

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Spring Concerts – West/East Senior Band – Information

  • Where
    • Lakeview Church (Site 510, Box 15, RR5, Saskatoon, SK S7K 3J8)
  • Monday, June 6th 2016 (East Concert)
    • The East Senior students will be picked up after school and taken directly to Lakeview Church so we can have a quick on stage rehearsal and get everything set up beforehand.
    • The West Senior students will not have a bus option (sorry)! You need to get there on your own to rehearse as a mass ensemble by 5:00PM. If there is an issue with this and you cannot make it till a later time, please let one of the music directors know.
    • Remember to bring a packed supper and concert dress!
  • Wednesday, June 8th 2016 (West Concert)
    • There shouldn’t be a need for stage rehearsal on this day (because we did it Monday) so you have two options.
      • Take the bus along with the Juniors and hang around until performance time (this is a West option only).
      • Meet at the church on your own at 6:00PM to warm-up and prepare mentally.
    • Other
      • Doors to the concert hall will open at 6:30PM and there will be drinks provided in the lobby beforehand.
      • The Jazz Bands will begin performing at 6:40PM with the Concert Bands starting close to 7:00PM
      • Students will NOT be bussed back to their schools. Parents need to pick them up and drive them home.
    • Parent Volunteer Request
      • We will need some parent volunteers to help supervise rooms before the concert starts. If you are available, please email Mr. Martin, Mr. Streisel or Mr. Ward.