Oct 012013
 

Congratulations on 2 fine performances last Sunday!

See you on Sunday, October 6th, by 6:30pm, at Flesher-Hinton Music Store for our regular 6:30-9pm rehearsal. 

Please remember to bring your October dues.

BIOS HAVE NOW BEEN SUBMITTED. I NEVER RECEIVED ONE FROM TREVOR, SO PLEASE GET ONE TO ME IMMEDIATELY!
TRANSCRIPTION ASSIGNMENT: Everyone is required to transcribe a solo from our professional recordings. Please select one of our tunes that we’re performing. We’ll listen to all prepared transcriptions this Sunday.
 
Please be sure all major scales (2 octaves), pg. 6, pg. 8, pg. 9, & pg. 15 (bottom progression) are prepared. 
Please prepare these selections for Sunday: The Mooche, Blue Skies, Black Bottom Stomp, I’ve Found a New Baby, and Amazing Grace.
I’m sorry to announce that the Colorado Springs Jazz Party is now not having us perform on Friday, 11/1.
 
All dates and driving directions can be found on the Event Calendar page.
The set order and reference recordings can be found on the Downloads page

These are our available performance dates. PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE let me know as soon as possible if you have a conflict with any of these dates. I haven’t received any conflict dates from Jake C, Jake W, or Xavier.
October 4, 5 (No Andrew), 6, 8 (No Adam & Andrew), 9, 10 (No Andrew), 13, 14 (No Andrew), 15 (No Andrew), 17-18 (No Andrew), 20, 21-22 (No Andrew), 27 (No Andrew), 30-31
November 1 (No Jake C), 2-4, 5-6 (No Adam & Andrew), 10 (No Adam), 24, 27 (No Adam), 29-30 (No Adam)
December 1-2, 3 (No Adam), 4-5, 7-11, 12 (No Adam), 13, 14 (No Adam), 15-16, 17 (No Adam), 18-19, 20 (No Adam), 29-31
January 1-10, 12-13, 14 (No Josh & Andrew), 15, 16-17 (No Andrew), 18-20, 21 (No Josh), 22, 25-29, 30 (No Andrew), 31
February 1 (No Andrew), 2-5, 6 (No Andrew), 7-12, 13-15 (No Andrew), 21, 23-28
March 1-6, 7-8 (No Andrew), 9 (Andrew, after 4), 5-15, 16 (Andrew, after 4), 17, 18 (No Copland), 19-31
April 1-7, 8 (No Copland & Andrew), 9, 10 (No Andrew), 11-16, 17 (No Andrew), 18-30
May 1-12, 13 (No Copland & Josh), 14-16, 18-19, 20 (No Josh & Copland), 21, 22 (Andrew, after 2), 23-31
June 1-30
July 1-7, 8 (No Copland), 13-16, 19-31
August 1-9

Upcoming Performances/Special Rehearsals:
 
-Sunday, October 20: (3:15-9pm) DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge/Rehearsal/Clinic w/Todd Reid on Drums
– Sunday, October 27: (6:30-9pm) Rehearsal/Clinic w/Bill Clark
-Sunday, November 10: (3:45-4:30pm) Tuba/Bass Lesson w/Bill Clark & Clinic w/Bill (4:30-7pm)
 
-Sunday, November 17: No Rehearsal
-Sunday, November 24: (5:45-6:30pm) Tuba/Bass Lesson w/Bill Clark & Clinic w/Bill (6:30-9pm)
 
-Sunday, December 15: (3:15-9pm) DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge/Rehearsal
-Sunday, December 22: No Rehearsal
-Sunday, January 19: (3:15-9pm) DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge/Rehearsal
-Thursday, January 30: (5-7:45pm) Mile High Jazz Festival at Ralston Valley HS (13355 W. 80th Ave, Arvada)
-Sunday, February 16: (3:15-9pm) DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge/Rehearsal
-Sunday, March 16: (3:15-9pm) DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge/Rehearsal
-Sunday, April 20: (3:15-9pm) DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge/Rehearsal
-Sunday, May 18: (3:15-9pm) DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge/Rehearsal
-Monday, June 9: (6-9pm) Performance w/Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra at Dazzle, 930 Lincoln St, Denver80203
-Sunday, June 15: (3:15-9pm) DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge/Rehearsal
 
-Tuesday, June 10: (5:30-8:30pm, 7-8pm show) KUVO Jazz Radio Show, 2900 Welton St, #200, Denver
-Saturday, June 28: (TBA) Performance at Golden City Park
-Sunday, July 20: (3:15-9pm) DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge/Rehearsal