Just a reminder for grade 7-12 there is a Division Rehearsal tomorrow. We have two more before our trip to Regina to take part in Optimist Festival on March 23rd. Please be in attendance.
- Repertoire for Optimist Festival : Turkish March Rippling Watercolors
Grade 5/6- Both Groups should be rehearsing Stormchasing.
Hello, Hope you are having a great break.
Two very quick important messages
Last chance to get tickets for Blades
Just a last call for anyone that wants tickets to watch the Saskatoon Blades play The Calgary Hitmen on March 9th or wants to play O’Canada on centre ice before the game.
Please contact Melissa Andrade as soon as possible to let her know how many tickets you want as she is picking them up tomorrow. firstname.lastname@example.org
Saskatoon Brass Band: Showcase – Saturday Feb 24th, 7:30pm at Broadway Theatre
For any seniors wanting an opportunity to do their Term 2 concert review or anyone looking for a great concert this weekend, please consider coming out to the Saskatoon Brass Band Showcase concert this Saturday evening.
This concert will showcase every member of the band that helped our division performing for our fundraiser at the start of the year. Also featuring fantastic solos from Ms. Wist (percussion) and Principle Trumpet of the Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra Terry Heckman with Mr. Martin Conducting.
Adults: $20 Students/Seniors: $15
*BUS PICK UP TIMES ALTERED TOMORROW*
We are unfortunately and unexpectedly down a bus driver for tomorrow. As such the pick up times have to be adjusted to combine students to one bus. Please accept our apologies for the earlier start for Clavet. (no Dundurn/Hanley pick up)
New pick up times.
Clavet – 7:50a.m. Drop off 4:00pm
Aberdeen – 8:25a.m. 3:30pm
Any students from other schools attending need to get to one of those pick up spots.
Day 1 was a fantastic success for the students in Grade 7-12 in our school division. Over 400 students worked through a brand new piece and split down to work with guest clinicians, including a fantastic lunchtime performance from a University of Saskatchewan Brass Quintet featuring members of the Saskatoon Symphony.
*Fundraiser Reminder* anyone purchasing Saskatoon Blades tickets please remember to return your fundraising sheet tomorrow. *
The next Band Parents Association Fundraiser due date is coming up next week on Wednesday.
On Friday March 9th the Division Band and any younger students that want to play will be performing O’Canada on centre ice prior to the Blades game against the Calgary Hitmen
This is also a student fundraiser where students sell tickets to the game and receive a proportion of the ticket cost back into their family account.
Full information here: Blades Fundraiser information Blades ticket Order form
Please hand in your ticket forms at Pulse next week.
Please ask Mr. Martin or Ms. Thompson for the parts to O Canada if you need them or use the link below:
O Canada Instrument Parts
Hope everyone is staying warm as the weekend approaches. Just a reminder that next week is the first ever Prairie Pulse Festival at Martensville High School. This is a Prairie Spirit School Division event that will for the first time ever bring all 20 schools that teach instrumental music together for a day of rehearsals, clinics and an informal performance at the end with guest clinicians.
All division band students will attend on Tuesday, Wednesday is optional for grades 5/6 as students will need to leave before and return after regular school hours.
Tuesday Feb 13th – All Division Band Members are attending
- Please see letter here: Pulse Division Band Tues 13th
- Meet at Clavet for 8:30am (Dundurn gas station at 8:00am) returning at 3:30pm
- Bring Packed lunch, instrument, informal/casual dress
Wednesday Feb 14th – Grade 5/6 students have the option of coming. Any interested colonsay/allan/scp students need to meet at Clavet.
- Aberdeen 8:30 depart, 3:30 return
- Hanley 7:40am/4:10 return. Dundurn 8:00am/3:50 Clavet 8:30am/3:30
- Bring Packed Lunch, Instrument, casual dress not smart.
Just a reminder about the performance tomorrow.
- Please be there as close to 12:30pm as you can to start performing at 1pm.
- We are performing at the cafeteria.
- We will have the division polo shirts there.
- Percussion instruments will be there
- Bring your music but we also have extra parts if needed.
Address: 134 Primrose Dr #1, Saskatoon, SK S7K5S6