Announcements and Music for May 16th

Announcements and Music for May 16th

We received positive feedback for getting together over the summer to volunteer a few hours with a local charity and then have a potluck social. If you have any ideas of where we should focus our efforts or contacts with local organizations please let us know so we can focus our efforts. More details to follow.

Posters for our Spring Concert will be enclosed with next week’s band email. Please feel free to print a hard copy and put it up around your work place or local businesses.

May 16 – Perley-Rideau Veterans Centre (P-RVC)
Address: 1750 Russell Road
Date:16 May 2017
Downbeat: 7pm, please be at P-RVC no later than 6:30
Dress: Band shirts, black pants and shoes
Bring: Music stand and your own chair

Entering the P-RVC: Band members are asked to enter through the main doors. A volunteer will then direct you as to where the Concert will be held.

Percussion Support: There will be two flat-bed trollies for the percussion equipment just inside the main doors.

Sound Equipment: There will be one microphone made available for the MC.

Parking: Use the main parking lot, you will receive a white stub upon entering, please keep the stub with your vehicle. Following the concert you will receive a pink volunteer parking stub. Upon exiting, place the white stub in the parking machine followed by the pink stub and the barrier will lift. The P-RVC Volunteer Coordinator has asked that their Commissioner be at the barrier keeping it open to speed up our departure; tbc.

Upcoming dates of interest:

May 16th – Senior’s Home Perley Vets (please note the music list changes below)
Jun 4th – Spring Concert, 7 pm
Jun 6th – Senior’s Home Governor’s Walk
Jun 8th – Concert in Park, Navan, downbeat 7 pm
Jun 13th – Folder Night, Wind Up Social

The following lists represent the ** tentative ** music orders for our Spring Concert, Road Show and our performance in Navan. Note that these lists are subject to change based on our readiness. We are covering a large volume of music this season. Please take personal responsibility to note the areas that need work by you and invest the time to practice on your own. This will allow us to maximize our remaining rehearsal time and the quality of our performances.

Spring Concert June 4th:

460 – Into the Joy of Spring
347 – Swings the Thing
414 – The Water is Wide
emcee
492 – LOL
SP 2 – Hallelujah
136 – One Finger Polka
emcee
395 – Grumbly Bear
SP3 – HNIC
289 – Friend in Me

Orleans Jazz Band and draws

491 – Marvin Hamlich
SP 5 – Serenade for a Picket Fence
421 – Earth Wind and Fire
422 – Eighties Flashback

Navan June 8th:

136 – One Finger Polka
395 – Grumbly Bear
422 – Eighties Flashback
421 – Earth Wind and Fire
276 – Tall Ships
491 – Marvin Hamlich
9 – Canada Centennial
492 – LOL
SP 3 – HNIC
SP 2 – Hallelujah
SP 1 – O Canada
289 – Friend in Me
460 – Into the Joy of Spring
347 – Swings the Thing
306 – Tony Bennett
461 – Crooners Serenade

** Senior’s May 16 / June 6th: (CHANGES) **

347 – Swings the Thing
414 – The Water is Wide
9 – Canada Centennial
SP 3 – HNIC
SP 2 – Hallelujah
136 – One Finger Polka
395 – The Grumbly Bear
461 – Crooners Serenade
491 – Marvin Hamlich
344 – Homefront WWII
289 – You’ve Got a Friend in Me
253 – Sitcoms

Kevin