Welcome to the 2014/2015 school year!
I have put all of the band concert dates below. Please add them to your calendar for the year:
November 10 Grade 8 Band Only: Monday – Remembrance Day Service at VJH gym – approx. 10:30 a.m.
November 11 V.C.I Band Only: Tuesday – Remembrance Day Service, Virden Aud Theatre 9:00a.m. move equipment etc. (plan to be there until 1:00)
January 15 All Bands: Winter concert at Aud. 7:00 p.m. (Thursday)
February 13/14 OPTIONAL – Westman Honour Band (for those who are interested, please see me)
February 24-27 V.C.I Band Only: Optimist Festival in Winnipeg (it will only be one day during the week. More information will be sent in December)
March 19 All Bands: Virden Festival more information will be given out closer to the dates
April 28 V.J.H Bands Only: Level One Festival in Brandon, MB. More information will be given out closer to the dates.
May 31 Final Concert in the park
Grade 5 music: Have performed at the school Remembrance Day Service. Are reading and performing rhythms using sticks and pucks. Creating compositions using their recorders.
Testing for Grade 7 and 8 bands must be done by December 12, 2014
Grade 6 Band: Have performed 3 notes in class. Create a short composition using the three notes. Starting to play 3 note songs from memory.
Grade 5 Music Policy Handbook:
Grade 6 Band Policy Handbook:
Grade 7 Band Policy Handbook:
Grade 8 Band Policy Handbook: