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Calvin Christian School has an extensive repertoire, and we have a great variety of selections to play from hymns, praise songs, and spirituals to classical greats, popular tunes and film favourites. 

Performances include the Hosanna Christmas Concert, Christmas Assembly, CCS events, senior homes and hospitals, Festivals, Grandparents' Day, "Sounds of Spring" Concert and other venues.  For more

Concert Band (consists or 22 - 28 students, when selecting the concert band, priority  is given to grade 8 students)

Practices are held on Tuesdays during lunch recess, and Attendance is mandatory. 

If a concert band member is at school and chooses to skip practice TWO times, he or she is no longer in the Concert Band (one skip is allowed, and then I give a reminder that attendance is mandatory).

Attire for performances is black bottom and BAND SHIRTS.  
Our next performances are:  School Assembly, Monday, May 29 and the Music Tour, Wednesday, May 31.
Please work hard on "African Trilogy", it is TOP PRIORITY!!  For the school assembly on May 29.   - remember there is a quick section, slower section, then quick again.
*Pay close attention to dynamics and articulation (slurs and staccato), as well as the dynamics.
Work hard to know our Music tour pieces well:
O Canada, The Last Voyage of Queen Anne's Revenge, Early One Morning, African folk Trilogy, Raiders March, Eye of the Tiger, Supercalifragilistic..., What a Wonderful World, Sweet Caroline
Jazz Band
The Jazz band consists of 11-14 students, with priority going to grade 8 students. Students must demonstrate excellence on their instrument, and an ability to play comfortably on their own.
Good season everyone!  hand in your music books to the school library and your sheet music to me in the Music Room as soon as possible.
Woodwind Choir
The Woodwind Choir consists of Gr. 7 & 8 students who are able to read music and play their instrument well. 
Our next performance is:  Spring Music Tour.
Flutes: please be prepared to perform "Here I Am to Worship", "You are My All in All"
 Mrs. M. Heeg 

Letter Hosanna Concert This letter contains details regarding the Hosanna Concert coming up in December. 7 8 Music MH Download