Festivals and Performances

The following are the dates, thus far, for band festivals and performances which are an integral part of the Alberta Instrumental Music Program of Study. Performances are subject to change. Please check the website and monthly school newsletters for more detailed info on each activity.

2017 DATES:

Apr 27– Calgary Performing Arts Festival – grade 7 Band & grade 9 Partner Band – Mt. Royal University, Leacock Theatre  Link for more details:  CPA Festival 2017

Depart from RDL @ 8:15am **PLEASE NOTE that all students must arrive at RDL by 8:00am

Grade 7 Performance 9:45am to 10:30am  (dress in black bottoms & white top)

Grade 9 Partner Band Performance 11:15am to 12:15pm (dress in all black)

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May 12 – Alberta Provincial Band Festival – grade 8&9 – Red Deer College

Schedule for May 12th Festival:

8:45am – RDL Homeroom classes (please arrive ready to go in ALL BLACK UNIFORM)

9:00am – Depart for Red Deer

10:30am – Arrive at Red Deer College Arts Campus and check in, unload gear

11:00am – Watch performances in the theatre

11:30am – Warm up room

12:00pm – PERFORMANCE

12:20pm – Sight Reading Clinic

1:00pm – Lunch (students may purchase lunch at cafeteria or bring a bag lunch)

1:40pm – Load busses

3:15pm – Arrive back at RDL for regular dismissal

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June 7  – Year End Band Concert – grades 6 to 9 – 7pm RDL