Aug 252010

PLEASE BE PREPARED FOR OUR REHEARSAL ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 29TH: Please arrive at Flesher-Hinton Music Store by 6:15pm. Please prepare and memorize the two tunes we are performing at the September session: A Wink and a Smile and Wolverine Blues. Also prepare After You’ve Gone, which we’ll perform at the Summit Jazz Festival. Please listen to the recordings, especially the newer ones, which can be found on the Downloads page.  Please practice Bill’s improv. book from pg. 6 through 15. Be sure to work with his CD as well. We will also read Singin’ the Blues and Black Bottom Stomp. We have 3 students auditioning for the tenor sax spot, so please be prepared to play Panama. Remember, we’ll be doing a notebook check to make sure you have all 39 selections on our set sheet organized in alpha order.

Enjoy all your preparations and private lessons this week! Please work really hard and be ready for Sunday’s rehearsal.