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Please see the details below regarding the up-coming Broom Christmas Concert on the 11 December 2018. All choirs involved
The concert will begin at 7pm.
Ticket prices will be £4 adult and £1 child and will be available at the door. The project Broom Church are supporting this year is ‘The Boy’s Brigade – Faith in Young People’, there will be tea/coffee/juice and home-baking in the hall after the Concert.
Can I please ask that all performers arrive at 6pm for a short rehearsal. Please note the door will not open to the public before 6.45pm due to this rehearsal.
Dress code is-
Junior and intermediate Choir
Girls: White shirt with ¾ length or full length sleeves; Black trousers – no skirts; Black socks and shoes.
Boys: white shirt with long sleeves; Black trousers socks and shoes.
Boys and Girls: All Black
Christmas Concert 12 December 2018 Carlibar PS
A date for your diary the Senior Concert Band l be performing at the Instrumental Music Service Christmas Concert in Carlibar PS on Wednesday 12 December 2018 the concert begins at 7pm and all details as well as ticket can be obtained from the Box office at Eastwood Park Theatre 0141 577 4956 http://www.eastwoodparktheatre.co.uk/boxoffice.
Could I please ask that the band members arrive at 6pm on this date for a short rehearsal- dress code is all black?
With this concert in mind we have one additional rehearsal taking place in Carlibar on Wednesday 5th December at the usual time- a Whitestar bus will do the collection at the various schools at the allotted times.
Please see below regarding the SCBF arrangements.
Sunday 2nd. December – Williamwood High School
Could I please ask all performers make their own way to the venue and be there 1 hour before the performance time and could we meet in the Street area of the school please look out for Mr Finlayson, Mr Blackwood, Mrs Towers and Mr Finnigan upon arrival.
Can performers please wear all black for Senior Concert Band performances
Meeting time 1.40pm
East Renfrewshire Schools Senior Concert Band performance time 2.40pm
The school will be open from 08.00 and catering will be in operation throughout the day.
Admission – Adults £4.00 Concession £2.00 – available at the door on the day.
This Festival is being filmed and DVD’s or Flash Drives of your performance will be available for purchase.
SCBF 19 November 2017
Congratulations to all – an outstanding achievement by the members of the Senior Concert Band augmented by 18 new young players who joined after the summer break to be awarded a gold plus for a fantastic performance at the SCBF yesterday. This award now means that the band will be invited to take part in the finals of the SCBF competition in March at Perth Royal Concert Hall –all details will follow. I have attached an images from yesterday.
We have three rehearsal 22,29 Nov and 6 Dec before our Christmas concert on the 13 December tickets available for this concert are on sale now at Eastwood Theatre box office -bus collection and drop off have been arranged for the three rehearsals at the usual times and places.
East Renfrewshire Schools’ Senior String
Orchestra performing at the
Holocaust Memorial Event,
St Ninian’s HS 24 January 2017.
Piping and Drumming Students from East Renfrewshire. Visit to Bagpipe and Kilt Makers in Kilmarnock with Piping Instructor Iain MacDonald and Proprietor Kenneth MacLeod.
Jazz UK Will Michael Jazz Education Award
Donald Finlayson receives this award for the fifth year in a row in recognition of an outstanding commitment to jazz education in 2014/15