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April 27, 2017

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This year 900 solo's and over 150 ensembles were performed at the festival.  We were very fortunate to have excellent adjudicators and clinicians work with all of the Regina Catholic Band students!

 

Congratulations to all students who participated in our 42nd Annual Band Days Festival.  The following students were chosen to play in the 2017 Select Grade 7 -8 Band Grand Concert on

April 8th.

Sophie G-trumpet, Adam G-tuba, and Ethan Yee-alto sax

 

Special CONGRATULATIONS to the following students who received an award at the Grand Concert for their performance at Band Days.

 

Beginner Brass Award – David T

Class C Brass Award – Sophie G

 

Beginner Brass Honourable Mention

Alexander G-baritone

 

Class C Woodwind Honourable Mention

Ethan Y-alto sax

 

Our Band Parents Association is in need of a number of positions for the executive!  This association is a great team to be a part of. Please contact Mrs. Ghiglione for more information!  The Annual General Meeting will be held at Miller High School on Tuesday, May 9 at 7 pm.  All band parents are welcome to attend.

 

The band lessons and full band will continue until approximately the first week of June.  The Grade 6 Band and Grade 7-8 Band will be performing at our elementary schools to perform and to invite any grade 5 students interested in joining band for next year.  Dates have not been set for these concerts.  Information will be out shortly.

 

Wednesday, May  31 – Spring Concert – 7:00 p.m. at Miller High School.  This concert will feature the Grade 6 Band, Grade 7-8 Band and the Regina Catholic Intermediate Jazz Band and the Miller High School Band.