Aug 212017
 

Hi Guys,

Great job at Sunday’s Denver Jazz Club Picnic! You guys had a terrific day of performances!!

See you by 5pm (Hopefully 4:45pm) on Wednesday, August 23rd, at Sgt. Peppers Photography Studio (10841 S. Crossroads Dr, #105, Parker), for our photo shoot. Please wear your maroon/slacks outfit and bring all instruments, including snare drum, cymbal, sticks, and keyboard. We should be able to dismiss by 6pm.

BIOS DUE – ALL WEBSITE BIOS ARE DUE BY THURSDAY. OTHERWISE I’LL CREATE ONE FOR YOU.

NEW JERSEY TRIP UPDATE

The trip is now set for:

Sunday, March 18th  – Depart for Newark, New Jersey/Best Western Plus Robert Treat Hotel (50 Park Pl, Newark, NJ)

Monday, March 19th – Side trip to Manhattan/Evening Show

Tuesday, March 20th – 3:30pm Sound check/7:30pm Evening Performance (2-40 minute sets)

Wednesday, March 21st – Early return home (Arrive by noon)

ADDED PERFORMANCE/EARLY REHEARSAL

Sunday, September 24 (2:15-9pm) Early 2:30-5pm Rehearsal/Car Pool to Bull and Bush Pub Dinner & 7:50-8:45pm Performance (4700 E. Cherry Creek South Dr, Glendale)

These are our available performance dates. PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE let me know as soon as possible if you have a conflict with any of these dates (Steve has band rehearsal & lessons every Monday night, but can be excused with advanced notice; Steve & Antonio, once school starts: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays not available until after 6:30pm through October; Ben is not available every day after school during marching band season, as well as Saturdays through the beginning of November; Benji has CCJA small group rehearsal every Tuesday night from Aug 22nd to Oct 24th, but can miss with notice):

August 22 (No Kiyah), 23, 24-25 (No Kiyah), 27 (No Steve, starting at 10am), 28-29 (No Kiyah)

September 1 (No Kiyah & Ben), 2(No Ben), 3 (No Steve, starting at 10am; No Ben), 4 (No Ben), 5 (No Kiyah), 8 (No Kiyah), 9, 10 (No Steve until after 6pm), 11-12 (No Kiyah), 15 (No Kiyah), 17 (No Steve, starting at 9am), 18 (No Kiyah), 22 (No Kiyah), 24 (No Steve, starting at 9am), 25 (No Kiyah), 29 (No Kiyah)

October 1, 2 (No Kiyah), 3, 6, 8 (No Steve until after 6pm), 9-10 (No Kiyah), 15, 20 (No Kiyah), 21, 22 (No Steve until after 6pm), 23 (No Kiyah), 24 (No Kiyah & Benji), 29 (No Charles), 31 (No Charles)

November 5-7, 10-14, 19, 22, 24-28

December 1-4, 7-14, 16-23

January 1-23, 27-30

February 2-6, 9-13, 16-20, 23-27

March 2-13, 16-21, 23-27, 30

April 2-3, 6-10, 13-17, 20-23, 27-30

May 1-14, 16-31

June 1-25

July 1-10, 13-31

Upcoming Performances/Workshops/Special Rehearsals:

Wednesday, August 23rd (5-6pm) Photo Session at Sgt. Peppers Photography Studio (10841 S. Crossroads Dr, #105, Parker) Wear your Maroon/Slacks Band Outfit, and bring all instruments, including snare drum, cymbals, sticks, and keyboard.

Sunday, September 17 (3-7pm; 4-6:15pm Performance; No Steve, starting at 9am) Denver Jazz Festival/Lindy on the Rocks 2017 (City Hall Events Center, 1144 Broadway, Denver)

Sunday, September 24 (2:15-9pm; No Steve, starting at 9am) Early 2:30-5pm Rehearsal/Car Pool to Bull and Bush Pub Dinner & 7:50-8:45pm Performance (4700 E. Cherry Creek South Dr, Glendale)

Sunday, October 15 (8:45am-5:15pm; 1:50-5pm Performances) Special Early Clinic/Rehearsal w/Trumpeter Bob Schulz at Denver Percussion, including a quick stop for lunch (8:45am-1pm); Performances at the DJC October Session (1:50-2:05; 4-4:15 & 4:50-5pm; Westminster Elks Lodge) Last 10 minutes will be a group jam.

Sunday, December 15 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC December Holiday Potluck Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Sunday, December 24 NO REHEARSAL

Sunday, December 31 NO REHEARSAL

Sunday, January 21 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC January Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Tuesday, February 13 (6-9:15pm; 7-8:30pm Performance) Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Performance at St. Andrew’s Village (13801 E. Yale Ave, Aurora)

Sunday, February 18 (8:45am-5:15pm; 1:50-5pm Performances) Special Early Clinic/Rehearsal w/Trumpeter & Vocalist Bria Skonberg at Denver Percussion, including a quick stop for lunch (8:45am-1pm); Performances at the DJC February Session (1:50-2:05; 4-4:15 & 4:50-5pm; Westminster Elks Lodge) Last 10 minutes will be a group jam.

Monday, March 19 – Wednesday, March 21 Trip (Performance at 7:30pm on Tuesday, March 20th) to Perform at Seton Hall University’s Jazz ‘n the Hall Concert Series

Sunday, April 1 NO REHEARSAL

Sunday, April 15 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC April Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Sunday, May 20 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC May Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Friday, May 25 – Monday, May 28 Sacramento Music Festival Trip

Sunday, June 17 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC June Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

(Tentative) Sunday, July 15-Wednesday, July 25 Possible NYC Performance Tour Window

Sunday, July 15 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC July Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Thursday, July 26 (9:30am-1:30pm) Evergreen Jazz Festival Workshop (Evergreen Christian Church)

Friday, July 27 (8am-8pm) Evergreen Jazz Festival Workshop and Performances (Evergreen Christian Church and Elks Lodge)

(Tentative) Saturday, July 28-Sunday, July 29 (Times TBD) Possible Evergreen Jazz Festival Performances (Locations TBD)

 

Aug 182017
 

See you by 12:30pm on Sunday, August 20th, at the Westerberg’s Home (310 Shadycroft Dr, Littleton), for our 1:30 to 4:20pm Annual Denver Jazz Club Potluck Picnic Performance. Please wear your blue/shorts outfit and bring PA System, bass amp, music w/music stand (if needed), drum kit and carpet. Parents and guests are invited to attend. Audience members bring a dish to share – appetizer, salad, main dish or dessert. The Denver Jazz Club supplies the brats, burgers and drinks. We will be loaded up and able to dismiss by about 5:45pm.

PHOTO SESSION – Wednesday, August 23rd (5-6pm) Sgt. Peppers Photography Studio (10841 S. Crossroads Dr, #105, Parker) Maroon/Slacks Band Outfit and bring all instruments, including snare drum, cymbal, sticks, and keyboard.

NEW JERSEY TRIP UPDATE

The trip is now set for:

Sunday, March 18th  – Depart for Newark, New Jersey/Best Western Plus Robert Treat Hotel (50 Park Pl, Newark, NJ)

Monday, March 19th – Side trip to Manhattan/Evening Show

Tuesday, March 20th – 3:30pm Sound check/7:30pm Evening Performance (2-40 minute sets)

Wednesday, March 21st – Early return home (Arrive by noon)

ADDED PERFORMANCE/EARLY REHEARSAL

Sunday, September 24 (2:15-9pm) Early 2:30-5pm Rehearsal/Car Pool to Bull and Bush Pub Dinner & 7:50-8:45pm Performance (4700 E. Cherry Creek South Dr, Glendale)

These are our available performance dates. PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE let me know as soon as possible if you have a conflict with any of these dates (Steve has band rehearsal & lessons every Monday night, but can be excused with advanced notice; Steve & Antonio, once school starts: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays not available until after 6:30pm through October; Ben is not available every day after school during marching band season, as well as Saturdays through the beginning of November; Benji has CCJA small group rehearsal every Tuesday night from Aug 22nd to Oct 24th, but can miss with notice):

August 20, 21 (No Kiyah & Benji), 22 (No Kiyah), 23, 24-25 (No Kiyah), 27 (No Steve, starting at 10am), 28-29 (No Kiyah)

September 1 (No Kiyah & Ben), 2(No Ben), 3 (No Steve, starting at 10am; No Ben), 4 (No Ben), 5 (No Kiyah), 8 (No Kiyah), 9, 10 (No Steve until after 6pm), 11-12 (No Kiyah), 15 (No Kiyah), 17 (No Steve, starting at 9am), 18 (No Kiyah), 22 (No Kiyah), 24 (No Steve, starting at 9am), 25 (No Kiyah), 29 (No Kiyah)

October 1, 2 (No Kiyah), 3, 6, 8 (No Steve until after 6pm), 9-10 (No Kiyah), 15, 20 (No Kiyah), 21, 22 (No Steve until after 6pm), 23 (No Kiyah), 24 (No Kiyah & Benji), 29 (No Charles), 31 (No Charles)

November 5-7, 10-14, 19, 22, 24-28

December 1-4, 7-14, 16-23

January 1-23, 27-30

February 2-6, 9-13, 16-20, 23-27

March 2-13, 16-21, 23-27, 30

April 2-3, 6-10, 13-17, 20-23, 27-30

May 1-14, 16-31

June 1-25

July 1-10, 13-31

Upcoming Performances/Workshops/Special Rehearsals:

Sunday, August 20 (12:30-5:45pm; 1:30-4:20pm Performance) Annual Denver Jazz Club Potluck Picnic (Westerberg’s House, 310 Shadycroft Dr, Littleton)

Wednesday, August 23rd (5-6pm) Photo Session at Sgt. Peppers Photography Studio (10841 S. Crossroads Dr, #105, Parker) Wear your Maroon/Slacks Band Outfit, and bring all instruments, including snare drum, cymbals, sticks, and keyboard.

Sunday, September 17 (3-7pm; 4-6:15pm Performance; No Steve, starting at 9am) Denver Jazz Festival/Lindy on the Rocks 2017 (City Hall Events Center, 1144 Broadway, Denver)

Sunday, September 24 (2:15-9pm; No Steve, starting at 9am) Early 2:30-5pm Rehearsal/Car Pool to Bull and Bush Pub Dinner & 7:50-8:45pm Performance (4700 E. Cherry Creek South Dr, Glendale)

Sunday, October 15 (8:45am-5:15pm; 1:50-5pm Performances) Special Early Clinic/Rehearsal w/Trumpeter Bob Schulz at Denver Percussion, including a quick stop for lunch (8:45am-1pm); Performances at the DJC October Session (1:50-2:05; 4-4:15 & 4:50-5pm; Westminster Elks Lodge) Last 10 minutes will be a group jam.

Sunday, December 15 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC December Holiday Potluck Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Sunday, December 24 NO REHEARSAL

Sunday, December 31 NO REHEARSAL

Sunday, January 21 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC January Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Tuesday, February 13 (6-9:15pm; 7-8:30pm Performance) Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Performance at St. Andrew’s Village (13801 E. Yale Ave, Aurora)

Sunday, February 18 (8:45am-5:15pm; 1:50-5pm Performances) Special Early Clinic/Rehearsal w/Trumpeter & Vocalist Bria Skonberg at Denver Percussion, including a quick stop for lunch (8:45am-1pm); Performances at the DJC February Session (1:50-2:05; 4-4:15 & 4:50-5pm; Westminster Elks Lodge) Last 10 minutes will be a group jam.

Monday, March 19 – Wednesday, March 21 Trip (Performance at 7:30pm on Tuesday, March 20th) to Perform at Seton Hall University’s Jazz ‘n the Hall Concert Series

Sunday, April 1 NO REHEARSAL

Sunday, April 15 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC April Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Sunday, May 20 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC May Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Friday, May 25 – Monday, May 28 Sacramento Music Festival Trip

Sunday, June 17 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC June Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

(Tentative) Sunday, July 15-Wednesday, July 25 Possible NYC Performance Tour Window

Sunday, July 15 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC July Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Thursday, July 26 (9:30am-1:30pm) Evergreen Jazz Festival Workshop (Evergreen Christian Church)

Friday, July 27 (8am-8pm) Evergreen Jazz Festival Workshop and Performances (Evergreen Christian Church and Elks Lodge)

(Tentative) Saturday, July 28-Sunday, July 29 (Times TBD) Possible Evergreen Jazz Festival Performances (Locations TBD)

 

Aug 082017
 

See you on Sunday, August 13th, by 3:45pm, for our special early 4-6:30pm clinic/rehearsal (No Antonio) w/Eric Staffeldt and Rory Thomas. Steve’s private banjo lesson will be from 3 until 4pm w/Rory.

PHOTO SESSION – Wednesday, August 23rd (5-6pm) Sgt. Peppers Photography Studio (10841 S. Crossroads Dr, #105, Parker) Maroon/Slacks Band Outfit and bring all instruments, including snare drum, cymbal, sticks, and keyboard.

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL 2017-18 DATES HAVE NOW BEEN ADDED BELOW

These are our available performance dates. PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE let me know as soon as possible if you have a conflict with any of these dates (Steve has band rehearsal & lessons every Monday night, but can be excused with advanced notice; Steve & Antonio, once school starts: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays not available until after 6:30pm through October; Ben is not available every day after school during marching band season, as well as Saturdays through the beginning of November; Benji has CCJA small group rehearsal every Tuesday night from Aug 22nd to Oct 24th, but can miss with notice):

August 13 (No Antonio), 16 (No Steve & Antonio), 17-18 (No Charles & Kiyah), 19 (No Charles), 20, 21 (No Kiyah & Benji), 22 (No Kiyah), 23, 24-25 (No Kiyah), 27, 28-29 (No Kiyah)

September 1 (No Kiyah & Ben), 2-4 (No Ben), 5 (No Kiyah), 8 (No Kiyah), 9-10, 11-12 (No Kiyah), 15 (No Kiyah), 17, 18 (No Kiyah), 22 (No Kiyah), 24, 25 (No Kiyah), 29 (No Kiyah)

October 1, 2 (No Kiyah), 3, 6, 8, 9-10 (No Kiyah), 15, 20 (No Kiyah), 21-22, 23 (No Kiyah), 24 (No Kiyah & Benji), 29, 31

November 5-7, 10-14, 19, 22, 24-28

December 1-4, 7-14, 16-23

January 1-23, 27-30

February 2-6, 9-13, 16-20, 23-27

March 2-13, 16-21, 23-27, 30

April 2-3, 6-10, 13-17, 20-23, 27-30

May 1-14, 16-31

June 1-25

July 1-10, 13-31

Upcoming Performances/Workshops/Special Rehearsals:

Sunday, August 13th (3:45-6:30pm; No Antonio) Special Early Weekly Rehearsal at Denver Percussion w/Eric Staffeldt & Rory Thomas/Steve’s private banjo lesson will be from 3 until 4pm w/Rory.

Sunday, August 20 (12:30-5:45pm; 1:30-4:10pm Performance) Annual Denver Jazz Club Potluck Picnic (Westerberg’s House, 310 Shadycroft Dr, Littleton)

Wednesday, August 23rd (5-6pm) Photo Session at Sgt. Peppers Photography Studio (10841 S. Crossroads Dr, #105, Parker) Wear your Maroon/Slacks Band Outfit, and bring all instruments, including snare drum, cymbals, sticks, and keyboard.

Sunday, September 17 (3-7pm; 4-6:15pm Performance) Denver Jazz Festival/Lindy on the Rocks 2017 (City Hall Events Center, 1144 Broadway, Denver)

Sunday, October 15 (8:45am-5:15pm; 1:50-5pm Performances) Special Early Clinic/Rehearsal w/Trumpeter Bob Schulz at Denver Percussion, including a quick stop for lunch (8:45am-1pm); Performances at the DJC October Session (1:50-2:05; 4-4:15 & 4:50-5pm; Westminster Elks Lodge) Last 10 minutes will be a group jam.

Sunday, December 15 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC December Holiday Potluck Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Sunday, December 24 NO REHEARSAL

Sunday, December 31 NO REHEARSAL

Sunday, January 21 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC December Holiday Potluck Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Tuesday, February 13 (6-9:15pm; 7-8:30pm Performance) Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Performance at St. Andrew’s Village (13801 E. Yale Ave, Aurora)

Sunday, February 18 (8:45am-5:15pm; 1:50-5pm Performances) Special Early Clinic/Rehearsal w/Trumpeter & Vocalist Bria Skonberg at Denver Percussion, including a quick stop for lunch (8:45am-1pm); Performances at the DJC February Session (1:50-2:05; 4-4:15 & 4:50-5pm; Westminster Elks Lodge) Last 10 minutes will be a group jam.

Monday, March 19 – Wednesday, March 21 Trip (Performance at 7:30pm on Tuesday, March 20th) to Perform at Seton Hall University’s Jazz ‘n the Hall Concert Series

Sunday, April 1 NO REHEARSAL

Sunday, April 15 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC April Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Sunday, May 20 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC May Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Friday, May 25 – Monday, May 28 Sacramento Music Festival Trip

Sunday, June 17 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC June Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Sunday, July 15 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC July Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Aug 052017
 

See you on Sunday, August 6th, by 2pm, for our 3-4pm performance at Rosemark at Mayfair Park (No Charles; 833 Jersey St, Denver). Please wear your blue/shorts band outfit and bring dinner money and all equipment, including the PA System, Keyboard (w/patch cord, bench and stand), Bass amp, Drum kit w/carpet, and music w/music stand (if needed). We will finish up by about 4:45pm, and then stop for dinner on the way to our weekly 6:30-9pm rehearsal.

Change of Rehearsal Time: Special Early Clinic/Rehearsal with Eric Staffeldt and Rory Thomas:

Sunday, August 13th (3:45-6:30pm; No Antonio) Weekly Rehearsal at Denver Percussion

PHOTO SESSION – Wednesday, August 23rd (5-6pm) Sgt. Peppers Photography Studio (10841 S. Crossroads Dr, #105, Parker) Maroon/Slacks Band Outfit and bring all instruments, including snare drum, cymbal, sticks, and keyboard.

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL 2017-18 DATES HAVE NOW BEEN ADDED BELOW

These are our available performance dates. PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE let me know as soon as possible if you have a conflict with any of these dates (Steve has band rehearsal & lessons every Monday night, but can be excused with advanced notice; Steve & Antonio, once school starts: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays not available until after 6:30pm through October):

August 4 (No Kiyah until after 5; No Charles, Steve & Antonio), 5-6 (No Charles), 13 (No Antonio), 16 (No Steve & Antonio), 17-18 (No Charles & Kiyah), 19 (No Charles), 20, 21 (No Kiyah & Benji), 22 (No Kiyah), 23, 24-25 (No Kiyah), 27, 28-29 (No Kiyah)

September 1 (No Kiyah & Ben), 2-4 (No Ben), 5 (No Kiyah), 8 (No Kiyah), 9-10, 11-12 (No Kiyah), 15 (No Kiyah), 17, 18 (No Kiyah), 22 (No Kiyah), 24, 25 (No Kiyah), 29 (No Kiyah)

October 1, 2 (No Kiyah), 3, 6, 8, 9-10 (No Kiyah), 15, 20 (No Kiyah), 21-22, 23-24 (No Kiyah), 29, 31

November 5-7, 10-14, 19, 22, 24-28

December 1-4, 7-14, 16-23

January 1-23, 27-30

February 2-6, 9-13, 16-20, 23-27

March 2-13, 16-21, 23-27, 30

April 2-3, 6-10, 13-17, 20-23, 27-30

May 1-31

June 1-25

July 1-10, 13-31

Upcoming Performances/Workshops/Special Rehearsals:

Sunday, August 6: (2-4:45pm, 3-4pm Performance; No Charles; Blue/Shorts) Rosemark at Mayfair Park (833 Jersey St, Denver)

Sunday, August 13th (3:45-6:30pm; No Antonio) Special Early Weekly Rehearsal at Denver Percussion w/Eric Staffeldt & Rory Thomas

Sunday, August 20 (12:30-5:45pm; 1:30-4:10pm Performance) Annual Denver Jazz Club Potluck Picnic (Westerberg’s House, 310 Shadycroft Dr, Littleton)

Wednesday, August 23rd (5-6pm) Photo Session at Sgt. Peppers Photography Studio (10841 S. Crossroads Dr, #105, Parker) Wear your Maroon/Slacks Band Outfit, and bring all instruments, including snare drum, cymbals, sticks, and keyboard.

Sunday, September 17 (3-7pm; 4-6:15pm Performance) Denver Jazz Festival/Lindy on the Rocks 2017 (City Hall Events Center, 1144 Broadway, Denver)

Sunday, October 15 (8:45am-5:15pm; 1:50-5pm Performances) Special Early Clinic/Rehearsal w/Trumpeter Bob Schulz at Denver Percussion, including a quick stop for lunch (8:45am-1pm); Performances at the DJC October Session (1:50-2:05; 4-4:15 & 4:50-5pm; Westminster Elks Lodge) Last 10 minutes will be a group jam.

Sunday, December 15 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC December Holiday Potluck Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Sunday, December 24 NO REHEARSAL

Sunday, December 31 NO REHEARSAL

Sunday, January 21 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC December Holiday Potluck Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Tuesday, February 13 (6-9:15pm; 7-8:30pm Performance) Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Performance at St. Andrew’s Village (13801 E. Yale Ave, Aurora)

Sunday, February 18 (8:45am-5:15pm; 1:50-5pm Performances) Special Early Clinic/Rehearsal w/Trumpeter & Vocalist Bria Skonberg at Denver Percussion, including a quick stop for lunch (8:45am-1pm); Performances at the DJC February Session (1:50-2:05; 4-4:15 & 4:50-5pm; Westminster Elks Lodge) Last 10 minutes will be a group jam.

Saturday, March 17 (Tentative) – Wednesday, March 22 Trip to Perform at Seton Hall University’s Jazz ‘n the Hall Concert Series (We may depart on 3/18 or 3/19)

Sunday, April 1 NO REHEARSAL

Sunday, April 15 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC April Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Sunday, May 20 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC May Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Friday, May 25 – Monday, May 28 Sacramento Music Festival Trip

Sunday, June 17 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC June Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Sunday, July 15 (3:15-9pm; 3:50-4:15pm Performance) DJC July Monthly Session Performance (Westminster Elks Lodge) & Car pool for a quick dinner, followed by our weekly rehearsal (Denver Percussion)

Aug 022017
 

See you on Sunday, August 6th, by 2pm, for our 3-4pm performance at Rosemark at Mayfair Park (No Charles; 833 Jersey St, Denver). Please wear your blue/shorts band outfit and bring dinner money and all equipment, including the PA System, Keyboard (w/patch cord, bench and stand), Bass amp, Drum kit w/carpet, and music w/music stand (if needed). We will finish up by about 4:45pm, and then stop for dinner on the way to our weekly 6:30-9pm rehearsal.

Change of Rehearsal Time: Special Early Clinic/Rehearsal with Eric Staffeldt and Rory Thomas:

Sunday, August 13th (3:45-6:30pm; No Antonio) Weekly Rehearsal at Denver Percussion

PHOTO SESSION – Wednesday, August 23rd (5-6pm) Sgt. Peppers Photography Studio (10841 S. Crossroads Dr, #105, Parker) Maroon/Slacks Band Outfit and bring all instruments, including snare drum, cymbal, sticks, and keyboard.

These are our available performance dates. PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE let me know as soon as possible if you have a conflict with any of these dates (Steve has band rehearsal & lessons every Monday night, but can be excused with advanced notice; Steve & Antonio, once school starts: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays not available until after 6:30pm through October):

August 4 (No Kiyah until after 5; No Charles, Steve & Antonio), 5-6 (No Charles), 13 (No Antonio), 16 (No Steve & Antonio), 17-18 (No Charles & Kiyah), 19 (No Charles), 20, 21 (No Kiyah & Benji), 22 (No Kiyah), 23, 24-25 (No Kiyah), 27, 28-29 (No Kiyah)

September 1 (No Kiyah & Ben), 2-4 (No Ben), 5 (No Kiyah), 8 (No Kiyah), 9-10, 11-12 (No Kiyah), 15 (No Kiyah), 17, 18 (No Kiyah), 22 (No Kiyah), 24, 25-26 (No Kiyah), 29 (No Kiyah)

October 1, 2 (No Kiyah), 3, 6, 8, 9-10 (No Kiyah), 15, 20 (No Kiyah), 21-22, 23-24 (No Kiyah), 29, 31

Upcoming Performances/Workshops/Special Rehearsals:

Sunday, August 6: (2-4:45pm, 3-4pm Performance; No Charles; Blue/Shorts) Rosemark at Mayfair Park (833 Jersey St, Denver)

Sunday, August 13th (3:45-6:30pm; No Antonio) Special Early Weekly Rehearsal at Denver Percussion w/Eric Staffeldt & Rory Thomas

Sunday, August 20 (12:30-5:45pm; 1:30-4:10pm Performance) Annual Denver Jazz Club Potluck Picnic (Westerberg’s House, 310 Shadycroft Dr, Littleton)

Wednesday, August 23rd (5-6pm) Photo Session at Sgt. Peppers Photography Studio (10841 S. Crossroads Dr, #105, Parker) Wear your Maroon/Slacks Band Outfit, and bring all instruments, including snare drum, cymbals, sticks, and keyboard.

Sunday, September 17 (3-7pm; 4-6:15pm Performance) Denver Jazz Festival/Lindy on the Rocks 2017 (City Hall Events Center, 1144 Broadway, Denver)

Tuesday, February 13 (6-9:15pm; 7-8:30pm Performance) Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Performance at St. Andrew’s Village (13801 E. Yale Ave, Aurora)