FUNTIME SCHEDULE: "It's COWBOY week Partners"

Monday, January 13th – Small Group Concert Music Selection Night. Bolich Cafeteria 5:00 String Orientation 5:00 – Ensemble rehearsals 5:30 – 6:30 Refreshments, 6:45 Ensemble rehearsals.

Wednesday, January 15th, Bolich Middle School 5:00 -String Orientation; 6:00 – Novice Classes

Thursday, January 16th, Walsh University Birk Center for the Arts; 5:00 -String Orientation; 6:00- String Ensemble; 6:30 – Band Rehearsal.

HAPPY 2020 EVERYONE! OUR SIXTEENTH YEAR! FUNTIME SCHEDULES; JANUARY 6, 8, 9, 2020

Monday, January 6, 2020 Bolich Middle School, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

5:30 – ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING, Bolich Cafeteria. Please pick up new music in room 17 before meeting.

6:30 – Refreshments in Caeteria

6:45-7:45 – Ensemble Rehearsals; Band in Cafeteria, Strings in Band Room

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

5:00 – String orientation Class

6:00 – Novice Winds Cafeteria; Novice Strings Band Room

Thursday, January 9, 2020; Walsh University Birk Center for the Arts (IMPORTANT NOTE) The University is offering a new WORLD MUSIC DRUMMING CLASS that is schedules from 5:00 – 6:30 in the Band Room on Thursday evenings. Therefore, we must move our Band rehearsal back on half hour from 6:00 to 6:30. Thanks for your cooperation in this matter!

5:00 – String Orientation Class, Art Studio

6:00- 7:30 -String Ensemble Rehearsal, Art Studio

6:30 – 8:00 – Band rehearsal in Band Room

FUNTIME SCHEDULE DECEMBER 9, 11, 12, 2019

December 9th and 12th are NEW MUSIC NIGHTS! Please pick up your parts from Connie!

5:30 – Small Group rehearsals

6:00 – Ensemble rehearsals (It’s “Sinatra Night” for Band).

6:45 – Refreshments in the Cafeteria

7:00 – Return to Ensemble

December 11th – Only String Classes will meet. Sorry no winds tonight!

December 12th – Same as the 9th except String orientation takes the place od the small groups.

DO YOU HAVE PLANS FOR DECEMBER 18TH? IT’S NEW HORIZONS NIGHT AT THE HOUSTON PUB! Come on out an enjoy THE DUKES OF DARROWVILLE, Dixieland at it’s finest! First Adult Beverage FREE for all New Horizons Member. Sign up with Jim at rehearsal tonight!!

FUNTIME SCHEDULE DECEMBER 2, 4, 5, 2019

DEC. 2; BOLICH MIDDLE SCHOOL

5:30 – Small Groups; same rooms; EVERYONE PICK UP NEW MUSIC IN ROOM 17

6:00 – String Ensemble in Band Room; Full Band in Cafeteria (Band members please bring your music for “GABRIEL’S OBOE” and “Arabian Dance”). “Mystic Shrine” from Connie).

6:45 – REFRESHMENTS in Cafeteria

7:00 – Return to previous rehearsals

Dec. 3, BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING (Please see Jim for time and location).

Dec. 4th Bolich Middle School

5:00 – String Orientation

5:30 – Winds Novice Class

6:00 – Strings Novice Class

Dec. 5th Walsh University Birk Arts Center

5:00 – String Orientation Class

6:00 – Band and String Ensemble Rehearsals

FUNTIME SCHEDULE Nov. 18th, 21st, 24th, 25th, and Dec. 1st.

Nov. 18th, Bolich Middle School; 5:30 – Small Groups in Cafeteria; 2nd Violin sectional Band Room; 6:00 – String Ensemble in Band Room (Troika); Band in Cafeteria (Grown-up Christmas List). 6:45 – Refreshments; 7:00 – Combined Ensemble in Cafeteria.

Nov. 21st, Walsh University; 5:00 – String Orientation Class. 6:00 – Combined rehearsal.

Nov. 24 – Children’s Hospital Tree Festival performance; Knight Center; 12:15 call; 1:00 concert. BAND ONLY, dress is black with your own HOLIDAY APPOINTMENTS. Please bring your own music stand. CONCERT ORDER: 1). Fanfare & Flourishes; 2). Salvation; 3). Saint’s; 4). Born this Happy; 5). All I Want for Christmas; 6). Grown -up List; 7). Jazzy Holidays; 8). Miracle.

Nov.25 – New Music for Band see Connie before rehearsal. 5:30 – sectional 2nd violins/violas; 6:00 – Combined rehearsal; 6:45– Refreshments; 7:00 – return to combined rehearsal.

Dec. 1st – COMBINED HOLIDAY CONCERT Advent Lutheran Church 1516 Edison SW, Uniontown, OH 44685. 11:30 – Set-up, We need HELP! 12:45 – call; 1:00 – REHEARSAL; 2:00 – Concert. CONCERT ORDER; Same as above except number 5). All I Want will be replaced by TROIKA. PLEASE SUPPORT the youth of the Advent Church and take home some Baked Goods!

FUNTIME SCHEDULE Nov. 11 Bolich Middle School; Nov. 14 Walsh University Birk School for the Arts

5:30 – Small groups report to Cafeteria; 1st Violin Sectional in Band Room

6:00 – Combined rehearsal in Cafeteria (HOLIDAY MUSIC)

6:45 – Refreshment Break

7:00 – 8:00 – If Jaime has recovered and can attend we will split and string ensemble will rehears in the Band Room after the break.

CONGRATULATIONS ON AN EXCELLENT PERFORMANCE! YOUR MUSIC WAS SPIRITED, CENTERED AND PERFORMED WITH PROFESSIONAL CONTROL! YOU TOUCHED THE HEARTS OF OUR AUDIENCE. BRAVO! CERTAINLY A NIGHT TO REMEMBER! Jim

FUNTIME SCHEDULE NOV.4 BOLICH MIDDLE SCHOOL; NOV. 7 Walsh University Birks Arts Center

5:30 – New Music at Librarian Table (see title Below);Small Groups meet in Cafeteria for music and new Placement. SECTIONAL FOR VIOLA/CELLO IS CANCELLED, Jaime is ill.

6:00 – COMBINED rehearsal in cafeteria .

6:45 – Refreshments

7:00 – 8:00 – Return to COMBINED rehearsal.

More Holiday Music for everyone! “BORN THIS HAPPY MORN”. iF YOU DO NOT HAVE A PART FOR THIS TITLE SEE CONNIE AT THE LIBRARY TABLE BEFORE REHEARSAL TONIGHT!

Please check out “Hot News” Tab for info on our December 1st HOLIDAY CONCERT at Advent Lutheran Church, 2:00 concert, 12:45 Call. 1516 Edison SW, Uniontown, OH.

New Rehearsal Sign-in Procedure starts next week! I’m EXCITED!

FUNTIME SCHEDULE Oct. 28, Bolich Middle School; Oct.31, Walsh University Birk Center for the Arts

5:30 – Nothing New this week from the Library Table. Three Small Groups this week (Strings; Woodwinds; Brass). All meet in the Cafeteria. Sectional for SECOND VIOLINS in Band Room.

6:00 – Ensemble Rehearsals -Strings in Band Room; Winds/Percussion in Cafeteria.

6:45 – Refreshments in Cafeteria (Please don’t forget your name tag).

7:00 – 7:45 – COMBINED REHEARSAL IN CAFETERIA

7:45 – Board of Directors Meeting in Room 17. The Board meets only on Monday!

PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU ALL REGISTER ON THE “INTENT TO PERFORM” sheet during the break in the cafeteria. This form is a commitment list for our Veterans Celebration performance on November 9th.

FUNTIME SCHEDULE Oct. 21, Bolich Middle School; Oct. 24, Walsh University Birk Center for the Arts

5:30 – New Music at Librarian Table (see titles below); Small Groups meet in Cafeteria. Sectional rehearsals for CELLO/BASS in Band Room.

6:00 – Ensemble Rehearsals- Strings in Band Room; Winds/Perc. in Cafeteria

6:45 – Refreshments in Cafeteria (Please don’t forget your name tag).

7:00 – 7:45 – COMBINED REHEARSAL IN CAFETERIA

MORE HOLIDAY MUSIC FOR EVERYONE! ” GROWN-UP CHRISTMAS LIST”; “JAZZY HOLIDAYS”.If you do not have parts for these titles please see Connie at the Library table TONIGHT!

FUNTIME SCHEDULES, Oct. 14, 2019; Bolich Middle School. Oct. 17, 2019; Walsh Birk Center for the Arts

5:30 – Monday Only! – SMALL GROUP REHEARSALS. Everyone please report to the Cafeteria! CLARINET SECTIONAL! See below!

6:00 – String Ensemble in the Band Room/Winds and Percussion in the Cafeteria.

6:45 – Refreshments in the Cafeteria ( Please don’t forget your name tag!).

7:00 – Return to Ensemble Rehearsals.

HOLIDAY MUSIC EVERYONE SHOULD HAVE and bring with them to these rehearsals! “Salvation is Created”; “All I Want for Christmas is You” (Band Only); “The Saint’s Hallelujah”; “Overture to Miracle on 34th Street”. If you do not have a part for these four titles please stop at the Librarian Table in the Main Hall. Please ask Connie Stinnett, our Librarian, for a copy of the part you need BEFORE rehearsals begin! Connie will be at both rehearsals and will be assisted on Thursday by Mindy Segal.

CLARINET SECTIONAL WILL MEET PROMPTLY AT 5:30 IN THE HALL WAY AT THE EAST ENTRANCE OF THE SCHOOL. PLEASE BRING A CHAIR FROM THE CAFETERIA AND YOUR MUSIC OUT WITH YOU! Enjoy!