Fertitta Middle School
9905 West Mesa Vista Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89148
Last Updated: April 18, 2014
CCSD JAZZ FESTIVAL, May 7 at Chaparral H.S.
We will meet at school at 8am dressed in uniforms. We will load CCSD bus and go to Chaparral H.S. We perform at 9:40am followed by a clinic, pictures, listening to a couple of groups (including the great Green Valley H.S. Jazz Band!), eat lunch at C.H.S., and then head back to school via CCSD school bus. We should be back to school at approximately 1:15pm.
Spring Concerts: Jazz and Beginning Bands Tue, 5/20
Intermediate and Advanced Bands Wed, 5/21
Both concerts begin at 6:30pm in the gymnasium.
ADVANCED BAND SPRING TRIP INFO
It's official, the trip will cost $270 ea. The next payment of $120 will be due by March 28 and the remaining balance of $100 will be due April 25.
The trip is May 17 and 18. We will leave by 7am on the 17th and be back around 11:30pm Sunday night (there is no school Monday). We are staying at the Ramada Maingate and are traveling via chartered motor coaches. The cost of the trip includes quad occupancy room, transportation, 2 day park-hopper tickets, a Disney T-shirt, a recording session in the Disney studios with a Disney conductor (not Mickey...heehee), and continental breakfast Sunday morning at the hotel.
Students who have fund raised since they've been in band have an account from which they can draw funds to help pay for the trip.
Let's ALL be there BY 8:20am everyday.
13 rehearsals til Jazz Festival.
Two new tunes to hand out Monday and lots to do.
Jazz Band 4/21-4/25: Monday: Full Band
Tuesday: Full Band
Wednesday: Full Band
Thursday: Full Band
Friday: Full Band
Contact Mr. Reid with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org
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