Great job everyone at Avo’s on Friday! They loved you guys!! The audience and jazz society Board contributed $400 to our New Orleans trip!! Keep up the great work!!!
A SPECIAL WELCOME TO KRIS JAMERSON ON REEDS – OUR NEWEST BAND MEMBER – WELCOME KRIS!!!!!
PLEASE BE PREPARED FOR OUR REHEARSAL ON SUNDAY, JUNE 3RD: Please arrive at Flesher-Hinton Music Store by 6:15 pm.
Colton, please remember to bring copies of both sides of your medical insurance card.
Please remember to bring your listening CD’s on Sunday.
We will have 1 saxophone audition, so please be prepared to play “Wolverine Blues” a couple of times.
In case you haven’t heard yet, Rafael has decided not to be in our band, so we are now looking for a piano player in addition to a reed player. Please let me know if you have any recommendations.
Please work really hard and be ready for Sunday’s rehearsal.
SACRAMENTO MUSICIANS – THE RECORDING STUDIO IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR US ON JUNE 17TH. WE ARE NOW TRYING FOR SATURDAY NIGHT, 6/9, SUNDAY NIGHT, 6/10, OR POSSIBLY SUNDAY EVENING, 6/17, OR SOMETIME ON MONDAY, 6/18, EITHER AT A DIFFERENT STUDIO OR AT FLESHER-HINTON. I’LL LET YOU KNOW AS SOON AS SOMETHING IS CONFIRMED!
NEW ORLEANS MUSICIANS – THE REVISED PACKING LIST HAS NOW BEEN UPLOADED. PLEASE REALIZE THAT YOU WILL NEED TO BRING BLACK DRESS SHOES, A BLACK DRESS BELT, 1 PAIR OF BLACK DRESS SOCKS, A WHITE DRESS SHIRT, AND 1 PAIR OF BLACK DRESS SLACKS, IN ADDITION TO WHAT YOU BROUGHT TO SACRAMENTO.
These are our available performance dates – as far as I can tell so far. Please let me know as soon as possible if you have a conflict with any of these dates:
June 3 (No Josh or Matt), 4-9 (No Josh, Matt or Colton), 17, 18 [Ben’s last day], 24-26 (No Alec or Mason), 29-30 (No Alec or Mason)
July 1-6 (No Alec or Mason), 8-13, 14-18 (No Rico), 20-21 (No Rico), 22, 23, 24, 26-27 (No Rico), 28-29 (No Rico or Mason), 30-31 (No Mason)
August 1-2 (No Mason), 3-5 (No Rico or Mason), 6-10, 12-31
September 1-13, 16-20, 23-5, 27, 30
Upcoming Performances/Special Rehearsals: