Mar 262013

Happy Easter Everyone! Please remember that we do not rehearse on March 31st.

We’ll see you by 6:30pm for our clinic/rehearsal on Sunday, 4/7. Bill Clark will be our guest clinician. 

Alec will not be able to attend.

Tim,  just a reminder to please arrive by 5:45pm for your private tuba lesson. Please also remember to bring a $40 check payable to Bill Clark.

Please remember to mail me your Trip Payment #2, if you haven’t already done so.

I still need the completed, signed, and notarized minor employment form from Tyvon. Please mail it to me as soon as possible.
The set orders and reference recordings can be found on the Downloads page
Be sure the 3 tunes are prepared and memorized for our next performance on April 21st – Marchand De Poissons, Big Butter and Egg Man, and It Don’t Mean a Thing.
Also be working on: West End Blues, Midnight in Moscow, Cornet Chop Suey, Sing Sing Sing, Minnie the Mooche, My Walkin’ Stick, Water from an Ancient Well, Do You Know What it Means to Miss New Orleans, and Sheik of Araby.
We may also take a look at: Red Wing, Down by the Riverside, When the Saints, Whispering, and Feeling Good.
Please work really hard and be ready for our Sunday, April 7th clinic/rehearsal!
These are our available performance dates. Please let me know as soon as possible if you have a conflict with any of these dates:
April 3 (No Alec), 14 (No Alec or Josh), 15, 16-17 (No Alec), 20 (No Alec), 21, 22 (Possibly no Colton), 23-24 (No Alec), 28-30 
May 1, 5, 6 (No Alec), 7, 8 (No Alec; No Josh until after 6pm), 10, 11 (No Josh until evening),12, 19 (No Colton 4:15-7:30pm), 20 (No Josh), 21 (No Alec or Josh), 25 (No Josh), 26-28, 29-31
June 1-6, 7-8 (No Alec), 9, 10-11 (No Alec) , 12-14 (No Tyvon or Alec), 16 (No Tyvon or Alec), 17 (No Alec), 18-28 (No Cameron), 29 (No Kris), 30
July 1–16, 19-20, 21 (No Trevor), 22-24 (No Trevor or Alec), 25-27 (No Kris, Trevor or Alec), 28-29 (No Kris or Trevor), 30 (No Trevor), 31
August 1-10 (No Trevor)

Upcoming Performances/Special Rehearsals:
-Sunday, 3/31: NO REHEARSAL
-Sunday, 4/7: (5:45-6:30pm) Tim only – private tuba lesson w/Bill Clark; (6:30-9pm) Clinic/rehearsal with Bill Clark
-Sunday, 4/21: DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge (11:15am-5pm), includes early rehearsal and lunch [blue/slacks].
-Sunday, May 19: (11am-2:00pm, noon-1:30pm performance) Annual Northglenn Historical Society Ice Cream Social (10950 Fox Run Parkway, Northglenn); DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge (3:15-5pm) and dinner/rehearsal (5-9pm).
-Friday, May 24: (Meet at DIA at 5:15pm)-Monday, May 27 (Return home by 11pm): Sacramento Music Festival Trip [Tyvon and Colton depart on Saturday morning – be at DIA by 6:15am]. Performance Sets Scheduled So Far: Sat, 5/25/13: 10-11:00am – Old Sacramento Parade; 1:30-2:15pm – Macy’s Stage; 3:30-4:15pm – K St. Stroll; 6:30-7:15pm – K St. Stroll; Sun, 5/26/13: 10-10:45am – Round Table Pizza; 1-1:45pm – Macy’s Stage; 5-5:45pm – Delta King Dock; Mon, 5/27/13: 10-10:45am – Delta King Dock; 12:00-12:45pm – Round Table Pizza; 2-3pm: Macy’s Stage (Youth Band Closing Ceremony); and 3-4pm: Macy’s Stage (TNT Youth Jam).
-Wednesday, June 5: (9am-3:30pm) Recording Session at Mighty Fine Productions (2949 Larimer St, Denver)
-Friday, June 7 (2-10pm) Avo’s Performance in Ft. Collins (No Alec)
-Sunday, June 9 (2-6:30pm): European Tour Benefit Concert – Ziggies (4923 W. 38th Ave, Denver)
-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] (No Alec)
-Sunday, June 16: DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge (3:15-5pm) and dinner/rehearsal (5-9pm) [No Tyvon or Alec].
-Thursday, June 20: (5-8:30pm) Performance for Tulane University’s School of Architecture at Tamayo Restaurant (No Cameron)
-Saturday, June 29: (2-5pm) Tyvon’s Graduation Party Performance (30 minute sets at 3 and 4pm, No Kris)
-Friday, July 5 through Saturday, July 13 (European Tour)
-Sunday, July 21: DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge (3:15-5pm) and dinner/rehearsal (5-9pm) [No Trevor].
-Thursday, July 25 through Saturday, July 27: Workshops and performances [Friday: 8:30-9:30pm at Evergreen Christian Church; and Saturday: 1:30-2:30pm Workshop Performance at the Lake House] at the Evergreen Jazz Festival (No Kris, Alec or Trevor)
-Wednesday, July 31: (4:00-8pm) Evergreen Lake Concert (5:30-6:30pm set)
-Saturday, August 10: (1-3pm) Flesher-Hinton Music Store Customer Appreciation Day
-Saturday, August 10: (3-4:30pm) Senior Celebration Dinner
-All dates and driving directions can be found on the Event Calendar page.