Apr 202013
 

We’ll see you by 11:15am for our special early rehearsal on Sunday, 4/21. Please wear your blue/slacks outfit.

We should finally have all of us back for Sunday!

Please remember that your April dues and trip Payment #3 are due on Sunday, if you haven’t already paid.

I did email your balances to each of you already.

We’ll rehearse until 1:45pm, stop for lunch and arrive at Westminster Elks by 3:15pm for our 3:50 to 4:10pm performance.

We will dismiss from Westminster Elks at 5pm.

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 – Red Wing, Big Butter and Egg Man, and It Don’t Mean a Thing.

We have 6 auditions on Sunday, so please be sure you’ve prepared “Washington and Lee Swing.”

Also be working on: My Walkin’ Stick, Down by the Riverside, & When the Saints.

Please work really hard and be ready for Sunday’s performance and 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 21, 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, 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).

-Tuesday. May 28: (6:00 – 8:30pm) Performance at Arvada Estates (7-8pm set)

-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)

-Friday, June 21: (TBA) Performance on the 16th Street Mall for World Music Day (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