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Eastman - Rochester New Horizons Music
The Birthplace of New Horizons.  Founded in 1991 by Dr. Roy Ernst, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY
Morning to all!

Thanks for a good first week back after the holidays. We made solid progress on the two new Red Band tunes, and will continue briefly rehearsing these both in sectionals and in band rehearsals this week. (Mentors please note)

We are again conducting Split Band rehearsals this coming week.

Please sign up for our first Red Band gig scheduled Tuesday, February 11, 2pm at the Friendly Home on East Avenue.

Tuesday, Jan. 14 in the sanctuary Symphonic Band will rehearse:

1.From Red Band music: " Rock-A-Bye Your Baby With A Dixie Melody", and the last two tunes in “The King and I”, beginning bar 155. 

 2. Also bring: Texas Star March, River of Life, Travelin’ Music, Fall River Overture, Big Band Tribute, Dance of the Tumblers, The Incredibles, Maelstrom, Right-Left March, and With Quiet Courage

Concert Band Sectionals will rehearse from Red Band music: “Rock-A-Bye Your Baby” and the last two tunes in “The King and I’, beginning at bar 155.

Also please bring: Bravura, Best of Queen, Flourish of Olana, How To Train Your Dragon, Jungle Dance, Juno Beach, On Joyful Wing, Bandology March, American Sketches, Electricity and Caribbean Rondo.

Thursday, Jan. 16 Concert Band will rehearse in the sanctuary and Symphonic Band in Sectionals, their music listed above.

For both this week and next, please bring the following FULL BAND pieces to your sectionals and band rehearsals :(This is in addition to those we listed on Friday’s weekend memo.)  

This week’s Symphonic and Concert Band rehearsals will likely include a mix of some Full Band, the two new Red Band pieces, and some CB or SB charts too.

These are all Full Band pieces we are preparing for Mark Scatterday’s visit to conduct Full band Thursday, January 23.  

  • Flourish for Wind Band
  • Sempre Fidelis 
  • Novena
  • Among The Clouds
  • An Irish Ayre for Winds
  • Awakening Hills

Thank you,

Larry & Bruce
Rehearsal Notes for January 14 & 16:
All band rehearsals are conducted at the First Unitarian Church
220 South Winton Rd, Rochester, NY 14610   (refer to map at right) 
from 9-11 AM, Tuesdays & Thursdays. 
To view and/or download the 2016 -2017 Rehearsal Schedule, click on the "Band Rehearsal Schedule" link below.
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