Regular lessons and Orchestra this week!
Beginners: we nailed four and a half lines of our new song now! Bravo! Practiced the G string pages. go through the booklet at least twice this week. Aim now? 30 min. daily practice. Review booklet twice a week. Intermediatesworked on G+ scale with rythms, Pirates and nailed three pages and the ending! Use the recordings sent to email! Aim now? 40-45 min. daily practice. Review old pieces too weekly. Advanced worked on G+scale with rythms and Pirates and nailed three pages and ending . Aim now? 60+ min. daily practice. Review old music weekly too. Use the audios of Pirates in your emails. HECE Aim? 90-120min. daily practice. Nail: 1st mvmt Trauer ; Autumn mid section for memory;Brandenburg; Canon; Meditation; Prayer;
LESSON ARRIVAL: Please allow for time to get to Ryerson Church and park. Also, if your lesson is upstairsin snowy or wet weather always remove your boots and leave downstairs under or beside the pew, not blocking the stairwell. Also, remember we have our own door bell! Please ring once and give us a chance to get there. Parents/guardians, please try to have someone man the door at the beginning of lessons , watching for students with instruments.
Chocolate Bars are being dispersed for our annual fundraiser. Thank you each one of you for taking a box or choosing to donate! Final day is Sat. March 3/18. Each box sold , you will receive a chocolate bunny and a ticket for our draw for more prizes. For those competing for the most boxes sold: The prizes are
a) a 32" ROKU smart TV b) a 10" 4 CORE 32 GB Tabletc) a Live Streaming Camera Drone ( perfect for novice pilots!); plus you are eligible for every time you sell a box! I am hoping each family will sell one box.
Fri. Feb. 2 /18
Hamilton Central Public Library Noon Hour Concert :Chamber! What a success! The room was packed! Rave reviews! Bravo to students who had just finished exams and not rehearsed together for two weeks! Amazing!
Fri. Feb. 23 /18
4:30pm Tiffany and David's Wedding at Carmen's Banquet Hall Chamber! Arrival TBA. HECE, you are invited....plan to stay to eat,drink (non alcoholic) and be merry!
March 12,13, 16, 17 /18
No Lessons ( March Break)
April TBA / 18
Orchestra Competition! Cross School tours!
Fri. May 4 / 18
Hamilton Central Public Library Noon hour Concert
Sat. May 12/18
Our Spring Recital ( Mothers Day Weekend...so invite your families!)
Sun. July 29 /18
We are part of " 7 Sundays in Gage Park" . Rehearsals Sat. July 21 and 28 at Ryerson Church