In order to help reduce the cost of the band program for new families, we have started collecting the official SWS Music program shirts from students that are no longer in the program, or have outgrown their shirts. It’s also handy to have a selection of shirts on hand for existing program students, as back…… Continue reading Donation of Band Shirts, Dress Pants/Skirts, and Shoes
We are pleased to announce the arrival of our first fundraiser! Weighing in at 3 ounces and looking oh-so-sweet, your very own copy of the current Purdys catalogue will be delivered to your home any day now-a true bundle of joy! Feel free to show it off and share in your happiness with family, friends… Continue reading Purdys Chocolate Fundraiser
All grade 6 band students, and all grade 7 band students that are new to the program this year, will be sized for SWS Music shirts this Friday, October 21st (we would have done it earlier, but our horoscope cautioned us against handling synthetic fibres until after the 15th of the month). Your band student…… Continue reading Grade 6 and 7 Band Shirt Sizing
Grade 5 General Music students will be performing at the school on November 10th. Find out more here: Grade 5 General Music. Updates on early morning band for Grades 7 and Grades 8/9 have also been published. Click Grade 7 Early Morning Band Info and Grade 8/9 Early Morning Band Info, for details.
The squeaks and squawks that accompany a new musician’s practise session comes with the territory, and they’ll slowly subside until one day you realize there’s actually a recognizable tune in there.