2017/2018 Concert Band Schedule of Events

***This schedule has been updated as of November 9th, 2017***

SWS Schedule of Events 2017:2018 (Updated Nov 9, 2017)

Grade 5

September 14th, 2017– Clinic at Mount Royal University (1st term students only)

January 18th, 2018– Concert at SWS (1st term students only)

February 8th, 2018– Clinic at Mount Royal University (2nd term student only)

May 24th, 2018–  Concert at SWS (2nd term students only)

Grade 6

September 14th, 2017– Clinic at Mount Royal University

December 12th, 2017-Winter Concert at Glenmore Christian Academy

January 18th, 2018– Concert at SWS

February 6th, 2018– Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra with the Calgary Philharmonic

April 5th, 2018– Guest conductor workshop

May 24th, 2018– Concert at SWS

Grade 7

September 14th, 2017– Clinic at Mount Royal University (beginner students only)

October 11th and 12th, 2017– Overnight trip to Camp Chestermere

December 12th, 2017– Winter Concert at Glenmore Christian Academy

April, 2018 (Date TBD)- Performing Arts Festival

May 11th, 2018– Concert at Janet Johnstone School (p.m.)

May 17th, 2018– Concerts at Bridlewood (a.m.) and Somerset (p.m.) Schools

May 31st, 2018– Spring Concert at SWS

Grade 8/9

October 12th and 13th, 2017– Overnight trip to Camp Chestermere

November 10th, 2017– SWS Remembrance Day Assembly

November 22, 2017 –Performance at Chapters in Shawnessy (grade 9 only)

December 1, 2017– Performance at Spruce Meadows Christmas Market (grade 9 only)

December 12th, 2017– Winter Concert at Glenmore Christian Academy

February 20th to 27th, 2018 (Date TBD)- Alberta International Band Festival

March 14th, 15th, and 16th, 2018– Banff Band Retreat

May 31st, 2018– Spring Concert at SWS

June 5th, 2018– Grade 9 Farewell

Jazz Band

November 24th, 2017– Clinician at SWS (after school)

December 12th, 2017– Winter Concert at Glenmore Christian Academy

March 6th to 9th, 2018 (Date TBD)- Alberta International Band Festival (observation only)

May 31st, 2018– Spring Concert at SWS

SWS Schedule of Events 2017:2018 (Updated Nov 9, 2017)