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AG: A Guard
CB: Concert Band
FB: Football Band
JB (1/2): Jazz Band
MB: Marching Band
OG: Open Guard
OR: Orchestra (Strings Only)
PA: Winter Percussion ‘A’ 
PW: Winter Percussion World
SO: Symphony Orchestra
WS: Wind Symphony

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May092016

Weekly Notes 05.09.16

 

Coming Up This Week:
Tuesday, 5/10 - MB Spring Rehearsal *(No CG) 6pm-9pm (CW Bandroom)
Saturday, 5/14 - Pancakes and Performances 8am (CW Amphitheater)


Coming Up Next Week:
Monday, 5/16 - CW/KIS Spring Jazz Concert 7pm @ Shaghoian Concert Hall
Tuesday, 5/17 - MB Spring Rehearsal *(No CG) 6pm-9pm (CW Bandroom)
Friday, 5/20 - Leadership Camp
Saturday, 5/21 - Leadership Camp
Sunday, 5/22 - Leadership Camp


New This Week…

 
FOX26 Will Be Here Tuesday!
Kopi Sotiropoulos from FOX26 is coming this Tuesday at 3:00pm to tape a promo and a plug for Kopi’s 10 Day Forecast. We want as many of our Instrumental Music students as possible to attend. Please wear your black Instrumental Music t-shirts and meet at the bandroom right after school. This will be a fun way to support our program!


Marching Band Spring Rehearsal Tomorrow
Marching Band rehearsal is tomorrow night from 6pm-9pm at Clovis West. This is for all current 8th-11th grade woodwind, brass, and percussion students (no colorguard).


Pancakes and Performances - Saturday, May 14
Join us this Saturday from 8am-11am in the Clovis West amphitheater for our Second Annual Pancakes and Performances. The morning will be filled with delicious breakfast and performances by our students, as well as a raffle. Raffle prizes are: an Apple Watch Sport, a $300 gift card to Ruth’s Chris Steak House, and Me-N-Ed’s “Pizza for a Year.” Tickets will be available for $12 on the day of the event. Thank you for supporting our program!


*If you have not turned in your Pancakes and Performances money or tickets yet, please do so asap. Clearly label the envelope with your student’s name and place it into the bandroom mailbox.

 
Pancakes and Performances Schedule:
• 8:00am - Jazz II
• 8:25am - Jazz I/Combo
• 9:00am - Guard
• 9:30am - Concert Band
• 9:45am - Symphonic Winds
• 10:00am - Wind Symphony Percussion 
• 10:10am - String Orchestra/Chamber Orchestra
• 10:35am - Wind Symphony


Spring Jazz Concert - Monday, May 16
Join us at the Shaghoian Concert Hall next Monday for a combined Jazz concert with Kastner and Clovis West. The concert will begin at 7pm. We hope to see you there!


Concert Credit Opportunities
• FCC Jazz Ensemble and Combos @ Roger Rocka’s Dinner Theater in Tower District • Monday, May 9 @ 7:30pm • Doors open at 6pm for dinner, appetizers, etc. • General: $12; Student/Senior/Jazz Fresno Members: $10 (Contact the Dinner Theater box office at 559-266-9494 for tickets)


• FCC Latin Jazz and Vocal Jazz Ensemble @ Roger Rocka’s Dinner Theater in Tower District • Tuesday, May 10 @ 7:30pm • Doors open at 6pm for dinner, appetizers, etc. • General: $12; Student/Senior/Jazz Fresno Members: $10 (Contact the Dinner Theater box office at 559-266-9494 for tickets)


Past News…


Please Return Your Clovis West Keys
We are currently in the process of changing/moving around locks for our trucks, rooms, etc. If you are currently in possession of ANY Clovis West Instrumental Music keys, we ask that you please return them to the bandroom mailbox asap in an envelope with your name and what the keys are for. Keys will be reissued in the coming season/school year. Thank you in advance for helping make this a quick and easy process!


2016 Summer Band @ Shaghoian Hall
This Summer Band is a FREE opportunity that will be taking place during July this summer. Rehearsals will be on Mondays (7/11, 7/18, 7/25) and Sunday (7/31) from 7pm-9pm. There will be a concert on August 1 at 7pm at the Shaghoian Concert Hall. Application deadline is June 27. Click here for more information and applications.


AG: A Guard • CB: Concert Band • CG: Colorguard • JB: Jazz Band • MB: Marching Band • OG: Open Guard • OR: Orchestra • SW: Symphonic Winds • SY: Symphony Orchestra • WP: Winter Percussion • WS: Wind Symphony