IMPORTANT UPDATED DRESS REHEARSAL AND CONCERT INFORMATION
Read and Heed – Junior Band
Please review the information below carefully - it contains important details about the dress rehearsal and concert. Concerts and dress rehearsals are REQUIRED activities for participation in the AYSP. If for any reason, you/your student may be absent, you must email us at email@example.com to discuss the situation as soon as possible. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the above, please let us know.
Dress Rehearsal – Saturday, April 16th, 4:15pm-5:00pm (required)
NOTE CHANGE IN TIME FROM ORIGINAL SEASON SCHEDULE
Report Time: 4:00pm
End Time: 5:00pm
Location: Enter Popejoy Hall through the loading dock on the south side of the building. Students should quietly enter the auditorium, get out instruments, and wait to be called to the stage when their rehearsal begins. Leave the cases in the auditorium seating during rehearsals. Parents are welcome to sit in the auditorium and listen.
IMPORTANT: Attendance at the Dress Rehearsal is required in order to perform at the Concert.
Concert – Sunday, April 17th, 3:00pm (required)
Report Time: 2:30pm
End Time: Approximately 4:30pm.
Location: Popejoy Hall. Students are to enter very quietly through the loading dock as the Junior Orchestra will be on stage finishing their concert when you arrive. You will proceed down the stairs, cross below the stage to the downstairs east side Green Room where you will store your instrument cases. Wait there for further instructions from Ms. Macke and Mr. Nesbitt.
Attire: Concert Dress
Boys: Black pants, black shoes and socks, white collared shirt.
Girls: Black slacks or skirt (ankle-length preferred. Any shorter skirt must fall below the knee when seated and be worn with solid black tights), white short or long-sleeved shirt (shoulders must be covered), black shoes and black socks/tights. No colorful or shiny hair ornaments.
Tickets: Tickets are $10.00 and can be purchased in advance from a YO or YS student, at the Dale E. Kempter Center for Music Education (4407 Menaul Blvd. NE) or at the door. Children under 5 and students in all AYSP programs are free. Ask for a complimentary ticket at the door.
Finale Concert Schedule for all aysp ensembles
Finale Concert (Chorus)
Saturday, April 16, 2016 – 5:00pm
Immanuel Presbyterian Church – 114 Carlisle Blvd. SE (South of Central)
The Youth Chorus, Junior Chorus, and Preparatory Chorus perform their final concert of the 2015-2016 season.
Tickets: $10 at the door or at the Dale E. Kempter Center for Music Education (4407 Menaul Blvd. NE)
Finale Concerts (Instrumental)
Sunday, April 17, 2016 – All Day
1:00pm Preparatory Strings, Junior String Orchestra and Junior Orchestra
3:00pm Junior Band and Junior Symphony
5:00pm Youth Concert Orchestra and Youth Orchestra
7:30pm Youth Symphony
One ticket is good for all performances on April 17th.
APS music teachers, children under 5, and students enrolled in AYSP are free for all regular AYSP concerts. Just ask for a comp ticket at the designated ticket booth before the concert.
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