Jan 302012
 

CONGRATULATIONS FOR AN OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE AT THE BULL AND BUSH SUNDAY NIGHT! WE GOT $164 IN TIPS – GREAT JOB!

PLEASE BE PREPARED FOR OUR PERFORMANCE ON Wednesday, FEBRUARY 1ST: Please arrive at Ralston Valley HS (13355 W. 80th Ave, Arvada 80005) by 6:30 pm. Driving directions can be found on the Event Calendar pagePlease wear your maroon band shirt, khaki slacks, dress shoes and socks. We perform from 7:20 until 7:40 pm. We will have a clinic on stage immediately after our performance. Parents, friends and relatives are very welcome to attend. Dismissal time will be approximately 8:30 pm.

A drum set and piano will be provided for the performance, but you do need to bring your cymbals.

Please be sure all selections are prepared and memorized for Wednesday’s set: All of Me, St. James Infirmary, and It Don’t Mean a Thing.

The updated set order sheet and all audio recordings can be found on the Downloads page

Please work really hard, enjoy your private lessons, and be ready for Wednesday’s performance.

Upcoming Performances/Special Rehearsals:
-Wed, 2/1 – 6:30 – 8:30 pm – Mile High Jazz Festival (6:50pm Warm up; 7:20 pm Performance; 7:50 pm Clinic) Ralston Valley HS (13355 W. 80th Ave, Arvada) [maroon].
-Sun, 2/5 – 1:15 – 3:45 pm – Rehearsal
-Thurs, 2/16 – 5:30 – 7:30 pm – Special Clinic w/Eddie Erickson on Banjo (Flesher-Hinton Music Store).
-Sun, 2/19 – 1:00 – 8:45 pm – Denver Jazz Club’s February Youth Session w/Eddie Erickson on Banjo (2:00 – 2:45 pm performance/6:15 – 8:45 pm rehearsal, bring dinner money) Westminster Elks Lodge (3850 Elk Drive) [blue].
-Sun, 3/4 – 1:15 – 3:45 pm – Rehearsal
-Sun, 3/18 – 3:15 – 8:45 pm – Denver Jazz Club’s March Session (3:15 – 4:15 pm performance/6:15 – 8:45 pm rehearsal, bring dinner money) Westminster Elks Lodge (3850 Elk Drive) [maroon].
-Sun, 4/15 – 3:15 – 8:45 pm – Denver Jazz Club’s April Session (3:15 – 4:15 pm performance/6:15 – 8:45 pm rehearsal, bring dinner money) Westminster Elks Lodge (3850 Elk Drive) [blue].
-Sun, 5/6 – NO REHEARSAL
-Sun, 5/20 – 3:15 – 8:45 pm – Denver Jazz Club’s May Session (3:15 – 4:15 pm performance/6:15 – 8:45 pm rehearsal, bring dinner money) Westminster Elks Lodge (3850 Elk Drive) [maroon].
-Fri, 5/25 – Mon, 5/28 – Sacramento Music Festival Trip.
-Fri, 6/1 – 3:30 – 10:00 pm – Northern Colorado Traditional Jazz Society Performance with the Poudre River Irregulars (5:30 – 7:00 pm performance, bring dinner money) Avo’s [605 S. Mason, Fort Collins]. Driving directions can be found on the Event Calendar page
-Mon, 6/11 – Sat, 6/16 – New Orleans Performance Tour.

-All dates can can be found on the Event Calendar page.