Oct 052012
 

See you by 6:30pm for our rehearsal on Sunday, October 7th.

The set order and reference recordings can be found on the Downloads page

Please work really hard and be ready for Sunday’s rehearsal.

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

Please be prepared to play pp. 9 & 16 in the improv book . Please practice so you can do the scales/chords from memory. 
We need to decide on the 3 selections we will perform at the October 21st jazz club session.
Please prepare the following new selections: Midnight in Moscow, Basin St. Blues w/vocal, Potato Head Blues, West End Blues, Tishomingo Blues w/possible vocal, Cornet Chop Suey, and Five Foot Two.
 
These are our available performance dates. Please let me know as soon as possible if you have a conflict with any of these dates:
October 7 (No Cameron: 8-10am), 8, 21, 23, 28-31; November 4, 23-28; December 2-5, 7-12, 14-19, 21-2, 30-1
January 1-11, 12 (No Josh until after 6pm), 13, 14 (No Josh), 15-31; February 3-4, 6-13, 14-19 (No Cameron), 20-26, 28; March 1-4, 6-7, 8 (Possibly no Josh), 10-12, 19 (No Josh), 22-24; April 3-11, 13-14, 20-30

May 1, 3-7, 8 (No Josh until after 6pm), 10, 11 (No Josh until evening),12, 17-18, 19 (No Colton 4:15-7:30pm), 20 (No Josh), 23, 25-31; June 1-17, 18-28 (No Cameron), 29-30; July 1-17, 20-31

August 1-10


Upcoming Performances/Special Rehearsals:
-Sunday, October 14 – No rehearsal
-Sunday, October 21 – 11:30am-2pm – Rehearsal
-Sunday, October 21 – 2-5pm – Car pool to Westminster Elks Club Performance (Bring food money); Performance at 3:50-4:10pm
-Sunday, October 28 – 6:30-9pm – Special Vocal Clinic with Wende Wende
-Monday, November 5 – Saturday, November 10 – Fall Break #1

-Sunday, November 11 – (5:45-6:30pm, Tim only) Tuba Lesson w/Bill Clark ; and  (6:30-9pm) Full Band Rehearsal/Clinic w/Bill Clark

-Monday, November 12 – Friday, November 23 – Fall Break #2
-Sunday, December 17 – 2-9pm – Holiday Potluck Session – Westminster Elks Club Performance (Bring food money); Performance at 3:50-4:10pm/Rehearsal following the session until 9pm

-Thurs, 1/24/13- Fri, 1/25/13 – 2 day stay at the Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs (45 minute performance set at the Colorado Music
                                                                 Educators Association Clinic/Conference on Thursday, January 24th at 11:45am).

Thursday, 2/14: (5-7pm) Clinic w/DJC guest trombonist, Jim Fryer (No Cameron)

Sunday, 2/17: (1-9pm, 2-2:45pm performance) Concert at Westminster Elks Lodge w/Jim Fryer [Includes sound check, performance, dinner
                               and rehearsal, No Cameron].
Sunday, 3/17: No rehearsal or monthly performance.
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]

-All dates and driving directions can be found on the Event Calendar page.