Welcome back to the 2022/23 School year. We are excited to redevelop this site as a hub for all students, parents and teachers to get involved in music. Whether you are interested in picking up an instrument for the first time, revisiting one you used to play, coming here to learn more about music or… Read more »
Walk for Wenjack Saturday October 16th As a Legacy School for the Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund, the PSSD East/West Music Program invites you, your family members and friends to join us in a community Reconciliation Event in Saskatoon this coming Saturday October 16th. Please feel free to spread the word and… Read more »
Helllo, Thank you for making the most of the year. Please check out some of the things the students have been working on for performance in the last part of the year. We look forward to seeing you in the fall!
We are excited for the most prestigious line up of award winning artists to come to Resonate Student Music conference next week. Get registered if you haven’t already. You can attend as much or as little as your schedule allows. Hosted this year on Zoom, Resonate is FREE and open to any students in grade… Read more »
Hello, Hope everyone had a great Spring Break and are staying well. Thank you to all the students currently taking classes and we look forward to sharing more of our class work soon. A few updates below: In Person classes for Instrumental Music are taking place at the following schools: Clavet/Delisle (comp only) – Tuesdays… Read more »
Hello, please feel free to join us this morning at 11am for the Great Big Christmas Sing: Christmas edition. We will be streaming live from 11am on youtube with some festive songs. Download the songbooks below to join in. Click on me to take you to the Youtube Channel, then click on the live stream… Read more »
Happy last week of School before the holidays. Hope you have been keeping safe, well and warm now Winter is staring to truly hit us with those cold temperatures! Join us this Wednesday December 16th from 11am-12pm as we invite anyone to tune into the Great Big Sing: Christmas edition. A live streamed Sing-Along of… Read more »
Music Teachers will be heading to four communities this week to touch base with any students in grade 6-12 interested in studying music this year. Two more communities will be added the following week. The Teachers will call interested students in cohort groups to discuss music options in the afternoon. We are committed to finding… Read more »
I hope you are doing well on this day of Remembrance and we wish you and your loved ones well in this crazy week of snow. The Music Ed team will be returning, to begin with, to the communities where students expressed the most interest starting next Tuesday (Nov 17th) and Thursday (Nov (19th). Any… Read more »
Hello, Please find the latest IMPORTANT updates and information regarding music classes below. We are in the process of returning into schools for onsite instructions but need to survey student interest and availability. PLEASE click on the links below to read and respond. Music Credit Classes (Open to all students in grades 9-12) Classes start… Read more »
How to Practice – A Parent Guide
I have put together a small article giving some tips on how to encourage your child to practice more at home and what you can do to help. Let me know if you have any questions! Word Document – How to Practice
Updated Schedules for Aberdeen and SCP (January-June) now online!
Dates may be modified in the future. Aberdeen – https://blogs.spiritsd.ca/pssdeastband/aberdeen-schedule/ SCP – https://blogs.spiritsd.ca/pssdeastband/south-corman-park-schedule/
Winter Concert Congratulations!
Thanks to everyone for such a great end to 2014 with out Winter Concert. Congratulations to the Beginner, Advanced and Senior Bands for three great performances! FIRST DIVISION (Clavet) REHEARSAL OF 2015 (for ALL bands) is MONDAY JANUARY 5th Stay safe and enjoy the Holiday Season. See you in 2015!
December At Glance
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… Read more »
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… Read more »
Schedules for Aberdeen & South Corman Park added
Schedules for Aberdeen & South Corman Park added. Note: The November 28th Band Day (Day 5) will be switched to November 27th (Day 4). This is just a temporary switch. Not a permanent one! Some pleasing music for your ears! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kXXe2ukYQlY
One day more.. to Jazz/Combo start up
One Day more until Jazz Ensemble and Combo start up! Anyone interested in playing in either ensemble come to Clavet for 5pm-7pm Tuesday 7th October. Click on the tabs to learn more about the ensembles.
Division Music Retreat – October 4th Postponed
Hello, After a successful Squeak and Squawk, we just want to re-confirm that the Division Music Retreat scheduled for October 4th has been postponed until later in the year. More information will be revealed when it is made available to us!
“Squeak and Squawk” – Sept 29th (Band Fees due)-
– Update: Band fees form 2014-15 has been loaded. Please bring Band Fees to the Squeak and Squawk *See Below* Band fees cover costs for division retreats, trips and uniforms (see attached form in the forms/info tab or click on the link above) …………………………………………………………………………………………………. Our annual “Squeak and Squawk” night is almost upon us again. This… Read more »
Hello and welcome to the new Prairie Spirit East Band Website! We are excited to be back in full swing for the 2014/15 school season. We are sad to see Ms. MacKenzie leave us after building this program from the ground up but we wish her well in her new position in Warman and hope… Read more »