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We are Back!

Foothills Concert Band is pleased to announce that we are back in action and looking forward to serving the community though music once again!

We are back in our old digs at Calgary French and International School, and regular rehearsals have commenced once again.  We look forward to the return of all our players, and welcome all to come and share your talents with us!

All AHS regulations are being followed and our first and foremost concern is the health and safety of our players and the school staff.

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AGM

Hello Everyone, This is just a reminder that we will be having our AGM next Monday, June 1st at 7pm. The zoom meeting details can be found in a email from our president if you missed it you can Email Taylor at president@foothillsconcertband.ca. We need over 50% of the members to attend this meeting to meet quorum, so please attend! We will also be having a social over zoom after the meeting so please stick around afterwards if you’d like!See you all next Monday!

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Update

Just a couple things in case you missed are email, but check out the email as it has great information.We have officially ended are 2019-2020 season, This earlier end to our season due to covid 19 has resulted in some changes regarding dues. More details in the email but for a quick refresher; you can request a refund or hold on for a credit next year.Music ReturnIf you have not yet returned your music please contact Michelle at michelle@wulfin.com to arrange for someone to pick it up from you.Not So Stealth Social.we are hosting a online social on May 4th 7:00pm. Further details for this can be found in the email mentioned in the first sentence. If you lost the email or it ended up in junkmail and deletedour president will gladly send you another one. president@foothillsconcertband.ca

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March 16th Concert Postponed.

With the recommendations from AHS and the Alberta government, we have made the tough decision to postpone our upcoming concert that was supposed to happen on March 16th.

Rehearsals are still tentatively scheduled, however – members, please keep an eye on your email and this page for further updates as the situation unfolds.

Thank you for your continued support!

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New Location for the 2019-2020 Season!

Only a couple days left until our first rehearsal. It’s time to dust off those instruments, play some notes, and then get ready to join us on this upcoming Monday Night!

Our first rehearsal–When: Monday, September 9, 2019 at 7:30pm.Where: Henry Wise Wood High School (910 75 Ave SW)Who: We are a self auditioning band. Join us for 3 rehearsals at no cost and see if we are a good fit for you!

Parking: Please park on the west side of the lot (accessible from 75th Avenue) and enter through the west doors. We will have signs up!

Maps: Google, Apple, Bing

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2019-2020 Executive!

Our executive for the next season is:

  • President: Taylor Foret
  • Vice President: Karen Marcus
  • Social: Janet Walmsley & Taylor Foret
  • Event Publicity: Karen Marcus
  • Secretary: Janet Walmsley
  • Treasurer: Geoff Wreford
  • Web coordinator: Will Exner
  • Librarian: Michelle Mitchell

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