Calendar for Andrus Music and Elementary Orchestra (subject to change...)
Weds. Aug. 30th-
Weds, Sept 6th, 2017 Recruiting blitz!!! Join our orchestra!!!
Mon. Aug. 28th, 2017 Private lessons for Monday students because of no lessons on Labor Day the next week...
Mon. Sept 4th, 2017 Happy Labor Day! NO private lessons
Tues. Sept. 5th, 2017 Private lessons begin for Tuesday-Thursday students
Weds. Sept 6th @ 10 am Orchestra Registration forms due to the office
Thurs. Sept 7th, 2017 Orchestra Orientation for students AND parents during class time: Oak Hollow: 8:10-8:55 am Willow Canyon: 3:00-3:45 pm
~Please do NOT leave without turning in the bottom 1/2 of your white District registration form and turn in fee waiver, if applying, to principal
Fri. Sept. 8th, 2017 First day of Advanced Orchestra at Oak Hollow
Mon. Sept. 11th, 2017 First day of Beginning Orchestra at Oak Hollow and Willow Canyon
Tues. Sept. 12th, 2017 Second day of Advanced Orchestra at Oak Holow and first day of Advanced Orchestra at Willow Canyon
Thurs. Sept 14th, 2017 Second day of Beginning Orchestra at Oak Hollow and FIRST Combined Orchestra class at Willow Canyon
Fri. Sept. 15th, 2017 Third day of Advanced Orchestra at Oak Hollow
Mon. Sept 18th, 2017 Normal weekly Orchestra schedule begins for both schools.
Fri. Sept. 22nd, 2017 No school means no Advanced Orchestra at OH - they may come on Thursday or Monday to make it up!
Fri. Sept. 29th, 2017 No school again means no Advanced Orchestra at OH - again, feel free to come on the Thurs. or Monday to make it up!
October - 1st week First orchestra tuition payment is due. Pay in full, 2 times, 4 times or monthly. See Orchestra tab for link to pay online or send a check, cash.
Th-F Oct. 19th-20th, 2017 Fall Break – No Orchestra and private lessons
Thurs. Oct. 26th, 2017 Willow Canyon Orchestra Halloween Recital for parents during orchestra class time...ALL students will play!
~Wear festive clothes! Bring a healthy treat to share...
Fri. Oct. 27th, 2017 Oak Hollow Orchestra Halloween Recital for parents furing orchestra class time...ALL students come and all play!
~Wear festive clothes! Bring a healthy treat to share...
Sat. Oct. 28th, 2017 Halloween Recital for private students! 1 pm at my church on corner of Buttercup and Countrywood... and bring a spooky treat to share!
Mon. Oct. 30th, 2017 No school - No orchestra and possible rescheduling of private lessons for earlier in the day
W-F Nov. 22nd-24th, 2017 Thanksgiving Break! Have a wonderful holiday with your family!!! No orchestra and private lessons
Mon. Dec. 11th, 2017 7:00 pm Winter Concert for Oak Hollow Eagle Orchestra - invite your families, neighbors and friends!
~Call time is 6:30 pm to set up & tune. Please dress in festive holiday attire! :-)
T-S Dec. 12- 16, 2017 MoTab Christmas Concert week....I may have to reschedule some of the later lessons that week for late Monday or after school Friday!
Fri. Dec. 15th, 2017 9:45 am Oak Hollow Winter Assembly for the school. ALL students should attend orchestra for run-through. Wear casual festive attire. :)
Sat. Dec. 16th, 2017 Private Students' Morning Christmas Master Classes at my home...violin, viola, and voice - times TBD.
No lessons M or T after this event...the Master Class takes the place of your 3rd lesson of the month. Winter break is long...enjoy!
Mon. Dec. 18th, 2017 9:45 am Willow Canyon Winter Assembly for the school. You'll be called down at 9:30 to set up and tune. Wear casual festive attire. :)
Mon. Dec. 18th, 2017 6:30 pm Winter Concert for Willow Canyon Wildcat Orchestra - invite families, neighbors and friends!
~Call time is 6:00 pm to set up & tune. Please dress in festive holiday attire! :-)
Tue. Dec. 19th, 2017 Last day of Orchestra for 2017 and it will be a CELEBRATION!!! Please bring a treat to share. Games! Happy Holidays!!! See you in 2018!
M or W Dec.18/20 - Jan. 1st 2018 Winter Recess - no orchestra or private lessons
Mon. Jan. 15th, 2018 Martin Luther King Day - no Beginning Orchestra! Come another day to make up for it, on either a Friday or a Tuesday!
Mon. Jan. 15th, 2018 PRIVATE Monday students DO have lessons! Contact me to schedule an earlier time of day if you want to have a morning lesson instead.
Fri. Jan. 19th, 2018 No school for students so OH Advanced orchestra, please come either Thur. or Mon. to make it up!
Wed. Jan. 24th, 2018 Group Vocal Classes start and run through April 18th each Weds. from 4-5:00 pm.
Thurs. Feb. 15th, 2018 WC & OH Valentine's Recital for parents during orchestra class time...ALL students! Bring a healthy treat to share if you'd like.
Fri. Feb. 16th, 2018 No school again, OH Advanced Orchestra. I'm sure glad you're advanced...and I hope you are practicing your Monster Concert music! :)
Mon. Feb. 19th, 2018 President's Day - No Beginning Orchestra. Come another day to make it up please! Just NOT the previous Friday! :)
Mon. Feb. 19th, 2018 PRIVATE Monday students DO have lessons! Contact me to schedule an earlier time of day if you want to have a morning lesson instead.
Sat. Mar. 17th, 2018 St. Patrick's Day Private Recital. Location and time TBD...probably 1 pm at my church but possibly at the Sandy Library.
M- F Apr. 2nd-6th, 2018 Spring Break - No Orchestra, Private Lessons or Group Vocal Classes
Sat. April 21st, 2018 Group Vocal Concert featuring several group songs and solos from class participants. 1 pm at my church on Buttercup Drive on the stage!
1st week in May, 2018 Monster Concert at Eastmont Middle School 4:15- 8:00 pm - wear nice clothes, bring sack dinner, music & instrument - Date TBD
Date(s) TBD Spring Assemblies for the schools...likely in the morning. I will post it as soon as I know what will work for the busy end of year schedules.
Mon May 28th, 2018 Memorial Day - no Beginning Orchestra...come another day to make up for it if you'd like, Beginners
Mon. May 28th, 2018 No Private Lessons for Memorial Day!
Tue. May 29th, 2018 Spring Concert for Willow Canyon Orchestra from 6:30-7:15 pm. Call time for students is 6 pm sharp! Dress in springy, nice clothes!
Wed. May 30th, 2018 Spring Concert for Oak Hollow Orchestra from 7:00-7:45 pm. Call time for students is at 6:30 pm sharp! Dress in springy, nice clothes!
Thurs. May 31st, 2018 FINAL PARTY of the school year for both schools during orchestra class! Bring a treat to share, please. Have a super summer!!!
Thurs. May 31st, 2018 Last day of private lessons for the school year. Have a super summer!
Summer Camps to be Determined...stay posted or contact me if you'd like more information on violin, viola, cello, vocal and Minimusic Summer Camps 2018!