Rehearsal Notes for 4/23

Last Monday Night Rehearsal!

Well everyone we made it.  Here comes our last rehearsal on Monday night for the year!  Be prepared for extreme focus and stamina, we need to work on running all our pieces and our entire program.  Please fix those last few spots, we all have them.  Now is the time to really polish things up.  Be ready to listen and to WATCH!  Please be early, we will tune at 6:10pm!  

6:00- in seats warming up

6:10- tune

6:15- Grainger

6:40- Copland

7:05- Halo

7:30- Elgar

7:45- Break

8:00- Elgar

8:05- Polka

8:30- Run Program

We need things to go well so we can protect our time at the end to run everything.


Brendan, Donny, and Fermin, I need to get a percussion equipment list to Ms. Siverson ASAP.  Please email me, if possible, a list of everything you need for the concert.  If you do not email me, I will expect this list first thing Monday evening.  It should be quick to compile.  

Dress Rehearsal 4/28

Our dress rehearsal is at Popejoy Hall on Saturday, 4/28 from 11am-12:30pm.

Please arrive 10:30am and be in your seats ready for downbeat at 11am.

​10:30am- report quietly backstage

11- Grainger

11:12- Copland

11:24- Halo

11:36- Elgar

11:48- Polka

12:00- Run Program

12:30- dismiss

Concert 4/29 @ 5pm

4:30- Arrive

5- YCO performs (more details on where we will wait later)

Concert- directly after YCO performs.  More details will follow.


Auditions for next season begin on May 1.  Register online at


Thank you all again, this group wouldn’t be what it is without the dedication, commitment to excellence and heart you all bring each day!  It has been a wonderful experience working making music with each and every one of you.  Here’s to our last week together!


Mr. Upton


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