Honours Band students are asked to fill out and return the emergency contact forms to Mrs. Sorensen by Wednesday, end of the school day.
A reminder to Grade 9 Honours Band Students: we will rehearse after school on Monday, January 20, 2020, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm.
Parents of Honours Band students, please click on the link below to access the schedule for Honours Band weekend (January 24-January 26).
A reminder for Grade 9 Honours Band students: We will rehearse on Wednesday, January 15, 3:00 – 4:00pm.
The Honours Band will rehearse on Friday, January 10, 2020 at Birchwood Intermediate. If there is a school delay, the rehearsal will still go ahead.
Honours Band students are asked to meet Mrs. Sorensen in the band room, ready to leave for the day, immediately following DPA on Friday morning. Students will return to Stonepark in time for dismissal.
Please mark your calendars with the upcoming performance dates
Collaborative Concert with the UPEI Wind Symphony – Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:30 pm. *Please note, this concert will be held at the Dr. Steel Recital Hall, UPEI Campus. Grade 9 only
PEI Intermediate Honours Band Weekend – Friday, January 24-Sunday January 26. The concert will be held at the PEI Convention Centre. More information to follow. (This is an enrichment opportunity for select Grade 9 band students). The concert begins at 2:00. Tickets are available to purchase in advance (from Honours Band Members) or at the door for $5
PEI Band Days – Tuesday, March 3 and Wednesday, March 4, 2020. Performance times and venues to be announced. Grade 8 and 9 only.
The schedule for PEI Intermediate Honours Band 2020 has been posted. Please check out the Honours Band blog for rehearsal information, recordings, scheduled activities and performance times. You can access the Honours Band blog by clicking the link below:
Students will be given tickets to sell to family/friends who wish to attend the PEI Intermediate Honours Band performance on Sunday, January 27 at the PEI Convention Centre (Delta Hotel).
A reminder: The sectional day at Birchwood is scheduled for Thursday, January 9, 2020. If school is delayed or cancelled that day, the sectional will happen on Friday, January 10 2020.
Students, make sure to hand in your permission forms to attend the sectional day. Please bring your instrument, honours band music, reeds/oil etc, a pencil, water bottle and lunch (or money to purchase lunch) with you to Birchwood. You can buy lunch at the cafeteria if you wish (students will not be allowed off school property while at the sectional day).
A reminder to Grade 9 Honours Band students – please return your permission slips to attend the HB sectional day, as well as your Honour Band participant fee (if you haven’t done so already).
Happy New Year, Band families!
All regularly scheduled band rehearsals will resume Monday, January 6, 2020.
- Grade 7 – Mondays at 12:40
- Grade 8 – Wednesdays at 7:35
- Grade 9 – Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7:35
- Jazz Band – during my prep on Fridays (please check the Jazz Band tab for more information)
In preparation for the PEI Intermediate Honours Band weekend at the end of this month, Grade 9 Honours Band students will rehearsal this Wednesday after school, 3:00 – 4:00.
Grade 9 Honours Band students will rehearse on Thursday, December 19 at 7:35 am.