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Thanksgiving Break

The band will not have regular rehearsal on Monday, October 10th, 2022, due to Thanksgiving.

Our rehearsals will resume on Monday October 17th, 2022 at 7pm at the Henry Wise Wood Highschool. Google directions can be found HERE.

If you are still interested in joining the band it’s not too late! Reach out to us, or come to a rehearsal to see if we have space in your section.

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New Season Starting Soon!

The Foothills Concert Band starts a new season Monday September 19th, 2022 at 7pm. Rehearsals are at the Henry Wise Wood Highschool 910 75th AVE SW.

Would you like to become a member of our band? Come give us a try! We have no formal audition requirements as we
have a self-auditioning philosophy. Attend up to 3 rehearsals before dues are required.

For a list of our rehearsal dates as they come out, see our schedule here: https://foothillsconcertband.ca/schedule/

If you are seeing this after our first rehearsal, membership is open in all sections until at least Thanksgiving, so you should still come try us out.

If you have any questions, send us an email at info@foothillsconcertband.ca, we’ll be happy to talk to you!

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Update! 2022

In light of the uncertainty ahead  we have sent an email to members delaying are start in the new year to Feb 7th. Please be advised that rehearsals will not be occurring for the month of January
Stay safe, Stay Musical!

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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 Return

If 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 deleted
our 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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