Vinson Hall Concert, Friday, April 26, 2013

We have a new concert venue to add to our list! Here are the time and date for us to perform at Vinson Hall:

April 26; 7:30 pm downbeat
Vinson Hall Retirement Community
6251 Old Dominion Drive
McLean, VA 22101

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Sat, April 20, 2013–Swing Band Concert

The Swing Band, under the baton of Marty Horn, will perform at the Del Rey United Methodist Church’s pancake fundraiser. Downbeat is 8:30 am, Sat, April 20, 2013.

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Rhearsals tonight at Del Rel United Methodist Church

Remember our rehearsals tonight. (Looks like the snow will escape our DC metro area, and it will not get below freezing until after midnight.)

7:00 pm swing band
8:00 concert band

Both bands are preparing for concerts in April. We will discuss best dates tonight.

Also, many members meet at the Atlantis restaurant afterward for sandwiches and deserts. They would love to see you.

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CANCELED Rehearsal

We are canceled tonight due to weather and traffic. Be safe.

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Open Board Meeting; 6:00 pm , Friday, January 11, 2013;

This announces an open meeting for band officers and members.

Open Board Meeting
6:00-6:50 pm, Friday, January 11, 2013
Location: Del Rey United Methodist Church

All are invited to meet me beforehand to grab a quick bite of supper at 5:00 pm, Friday, January 11, 2013.

Location: La Madeleine
Bailey’s Crossroads
5861 Crossroads Center Way
Bailey’s Crossroads VA, 22041

I will try to have a table near the fireplace before we move on the church for the open board meeting.

MEETING AGENDA-See email sent tothe Yahoo Group.


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Friday rehearsal @ Del Rey

The concert band rehearsals resume at Del Rey, 8:00 pm, Friday, Jan 4, 2013.

Del Ray United Methodist Church
100 E. Windsor Ave.
Alexandria, VA 22301

Bring a stand as the church does not have them. Thanks to trumpeter Ross Felker for getting us this space as we continue to work on a permanent rehearsal space.

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Holiday Concert-Hermitage

Here is the information for our concert at the Hermitage, Friday, 21 December 2012. The dress is black pants/skirt and a holiday festive (red, green, white) top. I will be at the Hermitage early (6:15).

See you next Friday!

Donna Clark

Hermitage Concert,

Friday, December 21, 2012 @7p.m.
5000 Fairbanks Ave.

Alexandria Va. 22311

1. Amadeus
2. Christmas on a Snowy Night
3. Cats
4. The Polar Express
5. Symphony of Sit-coms
6. Hanukkah Holiday
7. Christmas Time with Charlie Brown
8. Shenandoah
9. A Swingin’ Christmas
Thanks to guest musicians Andrew Skinner, Tuba; Suzy Carroll, tenor sax, Davyd Breeskin, Bari Sax, George Carrol, Percussion; and Celeste Burnham, French Horn. –Dean Eveland

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Rehearsing at Lee Center, Alexandria, VA

For Friday, November 30, 2012, we are rehearsing at 8:00 pm at:
Lee Center
1108 Jefferson Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

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No reheasals Friday, Nov 23, 2012

Please have a safe and happy Thanksgiving! Take frequent breaks while driving.

Rehearsals are canceled on Friday, Nov 23, 2012, this holiday weekend.

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Rehearsals resume Friday, Nov. 16, 2012

Del Rey United Methodist Church
100 E. Windsor Ave.
Alexandria, VA 22301

7:00 pm Swing Band

8:00 pm Concert Band

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