Thursday, August 26, 2010

Coming up this week

Firstly congratulations to the all the music groups on Monday night who raised well over $700 for the Police Dog Fund. It was a lovely evening and well done to Jordan McDonnell for running this! You can view some photos here and the Press article here.
Secondly, congratulations to the jazz and chamber groups for wonderful performances for the Afternoon Delights series on Thursday. Thank you to our special guests Nola Mills, Ella Dunbar-Wilcox and Greg Knowles.

Coming up:
RODGER FOX is in town! There will be two opportunities to work with him.
1. Sept 1st "Jazz For Juniors". 4pm -5.30pm at Cashmere High School Performing Arts Centre. Cost $10. Open to ALL young musicians! eg, anyone taking itinerant lessons or in the orchestra... Book here
2. Sept 2nd 10.30am - 12. Rodger will work with our school jazz band at Chisnallwood!
UKULELE: Sept 1st 1-2pm. The ukulele band will give a short performance in the town hall as part of the cultural festival.
RUIA TE KAKANO and PASIFIKA will be performing at the Cultural Festival on Tuesday night 31st August. 6.45pm
UNDER 5s Concert: Monday Sept 6th 10am-10.45 at the ChCh Music Centre Children $5, carers free. Details at "Tiny Tapping Toes"

Sunday, August 22, 2010


This special concert has been organized by Jordan and Danielle McDonnell and will be combined with Windsor Primary.
Day: Monday Aug 23rd
Time 6.45pm-8.45 (Performers please be at school by 6.30)
Where: Chisnallwood Intermediate School Hall
Cost: Gold coin entry minimum - all funds go to the Police Dog Trust
There will be performances by students from Windsor and Chisnallwood featuring a combined orchestra, combined choir and other groups including rock bands, ukulele and jazz. We also look forward to a visit from Constable Wheatley and his police pup.