Oct 252012
Tim – please arrive by 5:45pm for your voice lesson on Sunday. Please bring a $45 check made payable to Wende Harston.

Full band – please arrive by 6:30pm for our regular rehearsal and vocal clinic with Wende.

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. I’ve included a few recordings of Sing Sing Sing and What a Wonderful World. Please prepare both of those new lead sheets.

We will also need to decide on the KUVO radio show selections for November 27th.

Please also be working on: Five Foot Two, Midnight in Moscow, Potato Head Blues, Cornet Chop Suey, Bye Bye Blackbird, and the other new lead sheets I gave you last week.

Please work really hard and be ready for Sunday’s rehearsal/clinic.

Please remember to bring your listening CD’s on Sunday.

Please be prepared to play pg. 18 in the improv book.

Sun, 11/4 – Regular rehearsal (6:30-9pm; No Performance)
Sun, 11/25 – Early rehearsal (10:30am-1pm); Car pool/Lunch/Performance at Arvada Estates (1-4pm, 3-4pm performance, blue/slacks outfit)
Tues, 11/27 – KUVO Radio show (5:30-8pm, Live show from 7 until 8pm)
Mon, 12/31 – Possible New Year’s Eve Performance at Arvada Estates (5:30-8:30pm)

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 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 1-6, 7-16 (No Trevor), 17, 20-31; August 1-10

Upcoming Performances/Special Rehearsals:
-Sunday, October 28 – 6:30-9pm – Special Vocal Clinic with Wende Wende (No Cameron or Trevor)/Tim’s private voice lesson (5:45-6:30pm)
-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, November 25 – Early rehearsal (10:30am-1pm); Car pool/Lunch/Performance at Arvada Estates (1-4pm, 3-4pm performance, blue/slacks outfit)
Tuesday, November 27 – 5:30-8pm – KUVO Radio Show (7-8pm live radio show; complimentary pizza dinner provided, 2900 Welton St, Denver)
-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

Monday, December 31 – Possible New Year’s Eve Performance at Arvada Estates (5:30-8:30pm)

-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) [Denver Musicians Union, 1165 Delaware St]

-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).
-Friday, May 24-Monday, May 27: Possible Sacramento Music Festival Trip
-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]
-Thursday, June 27 through Sunday, July 14 (Window of possible dates for our week-long European Tour, Prefer 6/27-7/6)

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