Jun 032013

VETS ONLY: Please arrive at Mighty Fine Productions Recording Studio (2949 Larimer St, in Denver) by 9:30am on Wednesday, June 5th. They will provide a piano, drum set and music stands. Colton, please bring your cymbals. The session goes until 3pm, so please bring lunch money. The recording session set sheet has now been uploaded to our website.

Please bring your May dues and past due trip payments, if you have not already done so.

June monthly dues and the final trip payment are due on Sunday (or when I see you sometime over the next week).

EVERYONE, except Adam, Alec, Jake C, and Copland who will not attend, please meet at Flesher-Hinton for the car pool up to Ft. Collins, by 1pm on Friday, June 7th. Please let me know if you are driving straight to the performance; otherwise we’ll expect everyone to meet for the car pool. Please wear your blue/slacks outfit. They will provide a drum set, but Colton, please bring your cymbals. Trevor, you will need to bring your keyboard. Our performances goes from 3 until 3:45pm, and then again from 6:40 until 7pm. Please bring dinner money. We will return to Flesher-Hinton around 8:30pm.

New Band – It’s very important that you check all our dates out right away. We expect you to be at everything now, unless it specifically says Vets. Please let me know as soon as possible if you have a conflict with any of our dates as soon as possible.

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

Please work really hard and be ready for Wednesday’s recording session and Friday’s performance!

These are our available performance dates. Please let me know as soon as possible if you have a conflict with any of these dates:

June 4-5, 4 (No Adam & Copland), 5-6 (No Adam), 7-8 (No Adam, Alec, Jake C, or Copland), 9 (No Adam, Jake C, & Copland), 10 (No Copland), 11 (No Alec, Adam, & Colton), 12 (No Adam, Tyvon, Alec & Colton), 13-14 (No Tyvon, Alec & Colton), 16 (No Tyvon, Alec & Colton), 17 (No Adam, Alec, & Colton), 18 (No Cameron & Colton), 19 (No Adam & Cameron) 20-1 (No Adam, Trevor & Cameron), 29 (No Kris, Copland, & Trevor), 30 (No Copland)

July 1-3 (No Adam & Copland), 4 (No Copland), 5-13 (Vets in Europe), 14-16, 19-20 (No Adam & Trevor), 21 (No Trevor), 22-24 (No Trevor or possibly Alec), 25-27 (No Kris, Trevor or possibly Alec), 28-29 (No Kris or Trevor), 30 (No Trevor), 31 (Tyvon & Alec’s last day; No Trevor)
August 1-8 (No Adam & Trevor), 11-12 (No Adam)

Upcoming Performances/Special Rehearsals:

-Wednesday, June 5: (9:30am-3:30pm) Recording Session at Mighty Fine Productions (2949 Larimer St, Denver) [Vets only].

-Friday, June 7 (1-10pm) Avo’s Performance in Ft. Collins (No Adam, Alec, Jake C, or Copland) [Blue/slacks outfit]

-Sunday, June 9 (2-6:30pm): European Tour Benefit Concert – Ziggies (4923 W. 38th Ave, Denver) [No Adam, Jake C, or Copland, Maroon/slacks]

-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 Copland)
-Sunday, June 16: DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge (3:15-5pm) and dinner/rehearsal (5-9pm) [No Tyvon, Alec & Colton].
-Thursday, June 20: (5-8:30pm) Performance for Tulane University’s School of Architecture at Tamayo Restaurant (No Adam, Cameron or Trevor; Matt will cover)

-Friday, June 21: (Between 9am and noon) Performance on the 16th Street Mall for World Music Day (No Adam, Cameron & Trevor; Matt will cover)

-Sunday, June 23: (5-5:45pm) Tim’s tuba lesson w/Bill; (5:45-6:30pm) Andrew’s tuba/bass lesson w/Bill; (6:30-9pm) Rehearsal/Clinic w/Bill (No Adam)
-Saturday, June 29: (4-6:30pm) Tyvon’s Graduation Party Performance (No Kris, Copland or Trevor; Matt will cover)

-Thursday, July 4: (10:30am-2pm) Holly Creek Community, 5500 East Peakview Ave, Centennial 80121 (No Copland)

-Friday, July 5 through Saturday, July 13 (European Tour) [Vets only]
-Sunday, July 21: DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge (3:15-5pm, Senior awards) and dinner/rehearsal (5-9pm) [No Trevor; Matt will cover].
-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 or Trevor; Possibly no Alec; Matt will cover)
-Wednesday, July 31: (4:00-8pm) Evergreen Lake Concert (5:30-6:30pm set) [No Trevor, Matt will cover]
-Saturday, August 10: (1-3pm) Flesher-Hinton Music Store Customer Appreciation Day (No Adam, Last Day for Kris, Cameron, Tim. & Colton)
-Saturday, August 10: (3-4:30pm) Senior Celebration Dinner [No Tyvon & Alec]

-Sunday, August 18: (2-9pm) DJC Annual Picnic Performance (Littleton home)/Rehearsal [New Band]
-Monday, September 2: (10am-6pm) Avo’s Jazz Festival (Ft. Collins) [New Band]

-Sunday, September 15: (3:15-9pm) DJC monthly performance at Westminster Elks Lodge/Rehearsal [New Band]

-Sunday, September 29: (9am-5pm) Performance at the Summit Jazz Festival (Red Lion SE in Aurora), followed by a Performance at the 2013 Bergen Carnival (Bergen Valley Elementary School, Evergreen) [New Band]