EE: 27 February 2018

Hi all,

Note that we do NOT have rehearsal on 13 March (next week). See you all tomorrow; no changes, aside from a possible few minutes spent on Trolls.


Tonguing links for brass (one of many out there):

Tonguing link for flutes (one of many out there):

Band notes are posted on the website at:

Second term concert date: Sunday 15 April, (Concert Bands 2:00 Photo of all ONHB band leaders and musicians 3:20 – 3:40 Jazz Band 4 pm) at Woodroffe United Church.

Volunteer concert: Wednesday 25 April, 7:30PM, Oakpark Retirement Residence (2 Valour Dr).

Spring Band concert date: Tuesday 12 June, evening sharing concert for Spring Concert Band, Ireland Band, possibly Jazz Bands. Woodroffe United Church, (time to be announced, probably 6:45 – 8:45 pm)


Next week’s order:


Trolls (middle section if euphonium present)

Take Me Home, Country Roads

Whispers from Beyond

Invicta [Altos look over middle slower part]


I’m a Believer

Reminder: there is NO rehearsal on 13 March. Look over Windjammer for the 20th.

Possible rehearsal order 20 March


Buccaneer Suite 2 and 3

Phantom of the Opera

Take Me Home, Country Roads


Louie, Louie

What to bring:

-music stand (especially if you play flute, oboe, and clarinet. Priority of on-site stands go to large instruments like bass and bari sax)

-Essential Elements Book 2 (St. John’s is likely not to be there, but you can share with a bandmate I am sure.)

-Water cloth (to empty water on for brass instruments)

-a pencil (important!)

-term 1 music (eventually) We will combine both term’s music for the extra volunteer show

-Indoor shoes are recommended to leave a good impression.

-Toothbrush opt. (please remember to rinse out your mouth before playing to avoid nutrient+moisture buildup in your instruments…)

6:30-7:30 Full band: STAGE

7:30-7:45 Refreshments in Room 142 (Staff room)

7:45-8:45 Full band: STAGE




March of the Trolls

How Does a Moment Last Forever

The Beatles: 1964!

Louie, Louie


Buccaneer Suite

Phantom of the Opera

Whispers from Beyond


I’m a Believer