WE’RE ATTENDING THE EVERGREEN JAZZ FESTIVAL ON FRIDAY, JULY 23RD: Please arrive at the Evergreen Elks Lodge (27972 Iris Drive) by 11:45am on Friday, July 23rd. The festival is casual dress and no instruments are needed on Friday. Be sure to bring a sack lunch and dinner, or money for food. We will leave the festival at 7:00pm.
Ed will pick Rebecca up at the Yale/I-25 Light Rail Station at 10:40am. He will then pick Alex D., Molly, and Alex B. up at Flesher-Hinton at 11:00am. We will then do a return car pool, dropping off Alex D., Molly, and Alex B., at Flesher-Hinton at approximately 7:30pm. Rebecca will be dropped off at the Yale/I-25 Light Rail Station at approximately 7:50pm. Kyle. Matt, and Ray will meet us in Evergreen. Armando, Cara, and Daniel will car pool together.
We will perform on Sat, 7/24 from 10:15 until 10:45am and attend until 6pm. Please plan on arriving by 9:15am on Saturday, so we can rehearse and do a sound check before the performance. Be sure to wear your maroon band shirt, khaki slacks, dress shoes, and socks. Once again, be sure to bring a sack lunch & dinner, or money for food. We’ll leave the festival at 6:15pm on Saturday.
We perform on Sun, 7/25 at 10:15 until 10:45am, and then again from 1:30 until 2:15pm. We will attend the festival until 5:00pm. Please plan on arriving by 9:15am on Sunday. Be sure to wear your blue band shirt, khaki slacks, dress shoes, and socks. Once again, be sure to bring a sack lunch & dinner, or money for food. Immediate family members can attend the Sunday 1:30pm Spotlight on Youth Performance at the Lake House for $5.00 each. Anyone who still needs to purchase family member tickets for Sunday’s performance, please bring a check – no cash, if possible. Otherwise, regular festival badge costs apply.
There is no Sunday, July 25th rehearsal.
Please prepare and memorize the following selections for our upcoming Evergreen Jazz Festival performances: Midnight in Moscow, St. James Infirmary, Washington and Lee Swing, Maple Leaf Rag, Royal Garden Blues, The Mooche, Dead Man Blues, When the Saints Go Marching In, and That’s a Plenty.
See you on Friday by 11:45am.