Aug 252011
 

PLEASE BE PREPARED FOR OUR REHEARSAL ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 28TH: Please arrive at Flesher-Hinton Music Store  (3936 Tennyson, Denver) by 6:15pm. Driving directions can be found on the Event Calendar page.

Tim, your tuba lesson will be from 5:30 until 6:15 pm. Please bring a $40 check payable to Bill Clark.

Everyone, Professor Bill Clark will be working with us throughout the rehearsal, so please be very prepared. This will be our last rehearsal before September 18th.

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

Please get started on your transcription solo project.

Practice your major scales to the 9th’s plus arpeggios around the circle of fourths. Also, your major triads plus six around the circle of fourths, on page 6.

We will rehearse: St. Thomas/Caravan (Lift Your Fathers Mustache arrangement), Canal Street Blues, Avalon (Lift the Casey Jones arrangement). Cornet Chop Suey (Tim’s tuba feature), Them There Eyes, Don’t Blame Me (Lift Banu Gibson’s arrangement), and Blue Skies (Lift the Cornet Chop Suey arrangement).

Please work really hard and be ready for Sunday’s tuba lesson, rehearsal and clinic.

Upcoming Performances:

Sun, 8/28 – 5:30-6:15pm – Tim’s Tuba Lesson

Sun, 8/28 – 6:15-8:45pm – Rehearsal

No rehearsals on 9/4 or 9/11

Sun, 9/18 – 6:15-8:45pm – Rehearsal

Sun, 9/25 – 6:15-8:45pm – Rehearsal

Sun, 10/2 – 9:00 am – 1:30 pm – Summit Jazz Festival (10:00 -10:25 am performance) Red Lion Inn Southeast (3200 S Parker Rd, Aurora)                                                                         [blue/slacks].

Sun, 10/2 – 1:30 – 4:00 pm – Boulder Friends of Jazz (3:15 – 4:00 pm performance) American Legion Hall (1150 Pine St, Louisville)                                                                                 [blue/slacks].

Sun, 10/9 – 6:15 – 8:45 pm – Rehearsal

Sun, 10/16 – 3:15 – 8:45 pm – Denver Jazz Club’s October Session (3:15 – 4:15 pm performance/6:15 – 8:45 pm rehearsal) Westminster Elks                                                                  Lodge (3850 Elk Drive) [maroon/slacks].

Sun, 11/20 – 3:15 – 8:45 pm – Denver Jazz Club’s November Session (3:15 – 4:15 pm performance/6:15 – 8:45 pm rehearsal) Westminster Elks                                                              Lodge (3850 Elk Drive) [blue/slacks].

Sun, 12/18 – 3:15 – 8:45 pm – Denver Jazz Club’s December Holiday Potluck Dinner Session (3:15 – 4:15 pm performance/6:15 – 8:45 pm                                                                         rehearsal) Westminster Elks Lodge (3850 Elk Drive) [maroon/slacks].
No rehearsal on 12/25