ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21ST, PLEASE WEAR YOUR MAROON BAND SHIRT, KHAKI BAND PANTS, DRESS SHOES AND SOCKS OUTFIT. WE WILL REHEARSE AT FLESHER-HINTON STARTING AT 11:30AM. WE WILL THEN CAR POOL TO WESTMINSTER ELKS CLUB (3850 Elk Drive) SO WE ARRIVE BY 3:15PM. PLEASE BRING LUNCH MONEY FOR A QUICK FOOD STOP ON OUR WAY TO THE ELKS CLUB. OUR PERFORMANCE WILL GO FROM 3:50 UNTIL 4:10PM. PARENTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME TO ATTEND FOR FREE!! WE WILL DISMISS FOR THE DAY AT 5:00PM.
Please remember to bring your October dues on Sunday, if you have not already done so.
The set order and reference recordings can be found on the Downloads page.
Please be sure all 3 selections are prepared and memorized!
Please work really hard and be ready for Sunday’s rehearsal and performance.
Please remember to bring your listening CD’s on Sunday.
Please be prepared to play pp. 9 & 17 in the improv book . Please practice so you can do the scales/chords from memory.
Please prepare the following selections: Bill Bailey (Cornet Chop Suey transcription), Midnight in Moscow, Basin St. Blues w/vocal, Potato Head Blues, West End Blues, Cornet Chop Suey, Bye Bye Blackbird w/vocal trio, and Five Foot Two.
These are our available performance dates. Please let me know as soon as possible if you have a conflict with any of these dates:
October 21, 23, 28-31; November 4, 24-28; December 2-5, 7-12, 14-19, 21, 22 (No Trevor), 30-1
January 1-5, 9-11, 12 (No Josh until after 6pm), 13, 14 (No Josh), 15-31; February 3-4, 6-13, 14-19 (No Cameron), 20-26, 28; March 1-4, 6-7, 8 (Possibly no Josh), 10-18, 19 (No Josh), 22-24; April 3-11, 13-14, 20-30
May 1, 3-7, 8 (No Josh until after 6pm), 10, 11 (No Josh until evening),12, 17-18, 19 (No Colton 4:15-7:30pm), 20 (No Josh), 23, 25-31; June 1-17, 18-28 (No Cameron), 29-30; July 1-17, 20-31
Upcoming Performances/Special Rehearsals:
-Sunday, October 21 – 11:30am-2pm – Rehearsal
-Sunday, October 21 – 2-5pm – Car pool to Westminster Elks Club Performance (Bring food money); Performance at 3:50-4:10pm
-Sunday, October 28 – 6:30-9pm – Special Vocal Clinic with Wende Wende/Tim’s private voice lesson (5:45-6:30pm)
-Sunday, November 4 (tentative) – 3:15-5:45pm – Rehearsal/5:45-9pm – Performances at the Bull & Bush Pub with the Summit Hot Seven (6:45 and 7:45 sets)
-Monday, November 5 – Saturday, November 10 – Fall Break #1
-Sunday, November 11 – (5:45-6:30pm, Tim only) Tuba Lesson w/Bill Clark ; and (6:30-9pm) Full Band Rehearsal/Clinic w/Bill Clark
-Monday, November 12 – Friday, November 23 – Fall Break #2
-Sunday, December 17 – 3:15-9pm – Holiday Potluck Session – Westminster Elks Club Performance (Bring food money); Performance at 3:50-4:10pm/Rehearsal following the session until 9pm
-Thursday, 1/24/13- Fri, 1/25/13 – 2 day stay at the Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs (45 minute performance set at the Colorado Music
Educators Association Clinic/Conference on Thursday, January 24th at 11:45am).
-Wednesday, 1/30: 5:15-7pm Mile High Jazz Festival at Ralston Valley HS (They are trying to move this to 6:30-8:15pm)
-Thursday, 2/14: (5-7pm) Clinic w/DJC guest trombonist, Jim Fryer (No Cameron)
-Sunday, 2/17: (1-9pm, 2-2:45pm performance) Concert at Westminster Elks Lodge w/Jim Fryer [Includes sound check, performance, dinner
and rehearsal, No Cameron].
-Sunday, 3/17: DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge (3:15-5pm) and dinner/rehearsal (5-9pm).
-Monday, 6/10: (6-9:30pm, 7-7:45pm concert) Performance w/Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra at Dazzle (930 Lincoln St, Denver). Includes
sound check, performance, dinner and MJO’s performance]