Band This Week: Nov. 19 – 23

Band This Week: Nov. 19 – 23

Good evening!

Congratulations to our Junior and Senior Concert Choirs! The Choir trip was wonderful and I so enjoyed listening to you all perform in Comox. Bravo to Ms. Kerr and thank you to all of the chaperones that made the trip possible! 

Thank you for your performance on Thursday night, Carol Band! This was a great start to the Carol Band season – you played well! Thank you to everyone that came out to support the band! 


1.) Band Classes in A & B Block

Monday – Band 9 in A Block.

Tuesday – Band 10 in A Block. Band 11/12 in B Block.

Wednesday – Band 9 in A Block.

Thursday – Band 10 in A Block. Band 11/12 in B Block.

Friday None. Pro-D Day!

Band 9 and Band 10 Practice Cards – Continue recording for Week #10 


2.) Morning, Lunch, After School Rehearsals

MondayBlue Band Rehearsal CANCELLED. Extra help available at Lunch. Pit Orchestra rehearsal after school 3:15pm – 4:45pm. 

Tuesday –  Junior Jazz Band at 7:15am. Intermediate Jazz Band at Lunch. Jazz Combo rehearsals 3:15pm – 4:45pm.

Wednesday – Senior Jazz Band at 7:15am. Carol Band Rehearsal at Lunch. Drumline rehearsal 3:15pm – 4:45pm.

Thursday – Intermediate Jazz Band at 7:15am. Senior Jazz Band at Lunch. Pit Orchestra rehearsal after school 3:15pm – 4:45pm.

Friday – None. Pro-D Day!


3.) Performances This Week

Fri. 23 – UVic Pride Night (Drumline. 5:30pm call in full uniform, perform at 6:00pm & 8:00pm. UVIC CARSA facility.)

Sat. 24 – Carol Band at Santa Claus Parade Ending (5:30pm call, 6:00pm start. Meet in the Capital Iron parking lot in full uniform with a folding stand)


4.) Tour Updates

Our Senior Tour to California/Oregon/Washington has officially been APPROVED by the Greater Victoria School Board! Trip proposal and intent to travel forms are coming this week for all students in Blue Band and Senior Choir. 

Thank you for all of the forms submitted for the Junior tour to Alberta. If you weren’t able to turn your forms in, please bring them on Monday AM. 



With thanks! 

Jamie Davis