2018-2019 Housekeeping

Donations

If you have not paid for “stuff,” now is the time. Have you paid for your students’:
• Yearly Donation?
• Concert Wear?
• Instrument Rental?
• Drumline?
• Color Guard?
• Disneyland?
• Dinner Show meal?

If you’re not sure if you paid – or not sure on the amount owed – please contact Accounts Receivable Treasurer Jason Northrop and he will be happy to check for you.

Instrument Rental Returns

If your student has rented/borrowed an instrument this school year, now is the time to return it. Ms. Munday will be checking in rented instruments during 0 period on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (May 22, 23, 24) this week.

Parent Wear

We have just a few parent shirts and jackets still available. Please let Sandy Miller know if you are interested.

Cost:

  • $35 – shirt
  • $45 – jacket

Sizes Available:

  • Women’s shirt: 1 L
  • Women’s jacket: 1 S, 1 M
  • Men’s jacket: 1 XXL

Concert Wear Donations

If your student is graduating, please consider donating the concert wear back to the program for use by future students. Please have it cleaned prior to donating. Students may place all donated items (jackets, pants, vests, ties, dresses) on the rack in the hallway.

7/8 Orchestra Jacket Returns

Please return your borrowed tux jackets prior to the end of the school year. Please have the jackets cleaned prior to returning and mark your student’s name on the plastic cover so we know who has returned their jacket. Students may return the jackets to Mr. Myers.

NY Trip Information Meeting

Tuesday May 28th

7pm – Band Room

An informational meeting about the New York trip next Spring. All interested parents and students who will be in the 9-12 Band or 9-12 Orchestra in the 2019-2020 school year should attend.

The trip will be during Spring Break: April 4-8, 2020

Weekly Schedule – 5/20

Monday, May 20th

  • 3:30-5:30pm: Percussion Workshop

Tuesday, May 21st

  • 3:30-5:30pm: Percussion Workshop
  • 7pm: 9-12 Orchestra Awards (Parents welcome!)
  • 8pm: 9-12 Band Awards (Parents welcome!)
  • (7/8 Awards will be presented during the school day)

Wednesday, May 22nd

Thursday, May 23rd

  • Zero Period: Instrument Rental Return

Friday, May 24th

  • Zero Period: Instrument Rental Return
  • Marching Band & Guard: Take uniforms, equipment, and instruments home after school. Return them Tuesday.
  • 7/8 Band: Take instruments home after school. Return them Tuesday.

Sunday, May 26th

Jazz Band in the Park

  • 5pm: Call time at the High School
  • 6pm: Performance, Memorial Park

Monday, May 27th

Fiesta Days Celebration

Service (9-12 Band)

  • 8:15am: Call Time at LCE
    • Enter the playground from the La Canada Blvd. side
    • Leave cases in the car – we won’t be returning to LCE
    • Full Uniform – no shako/gloves
    • Sunscreen!
  • 9am: Memorial Park Service
  • Proceed to parade staging after service ends

Parade (7/8 Band, 9-12 Band, 9-12 Color Guard)

  • 10am: 7/8 Band Call Time at the parking garage at the corner of Foothill and Cornishon
    • Band T-Shirt and Shorts
    • Leave cases in the car, we will not return to staging area
    • Sunscreen!
  • 10:30am: Parade Start

We need four cases of water bottles dropped off at Memorial Park on Monday Morning prior to the service. Please let Sandy know if you’re able to provide.

Tuesday, May 28th

  • Bring uniforms and instruments back to school.


Concerto Concert – 5/2

Concerto Concert

Thursday, May 2nd

7pm – LCHS Auditorium

This will be a performance you don’t want to miss… Four amazing soloists including: Lisa T., Stephanie H., Michael S., and Anna Y.!

Admission is free!

Following the performances we will have a reception for all families and friends attending the concert and it’s a nice time to celebrate the accomplishments of the night and year!

Please click to sign-up to bring some yummy snacks.

If you have questions, please contact Yvonne Lim.

Concerto Concert & Rehearsal Schedule

Monday, April 29th – 0 Period

  • 7:30-7:50am: Sarasate, Anna Y.
  • 7:50-8:10am: Hue, Stephanie H.
  • 8:10-8:20am: Gershwin, all winds and percussion

Tuesday, April 30th – 0 Period

  • 7:30-8am: Bruch, timpani, all winds except trombones
  • 8-8:20am: Gershwin, all winds and percussion

Wednesday, May 1st – 0 Period

  • 7:30-8am: Rachmaninoff, timpani, all winds
  • 8-8:20am: Gershwin, all winds and percussion

Wednesday, May 1st – Evening Dress Rehearsal – Mandatory

  • 5-8pm: LCHS auditorium
    • 5-5:20pm: Gershwin
    • 5:20-5:50pm: Rachmaninoff
    • 5:50-6:20pm: Bruch
    • 6:20-6:45pm: Pizza dinner, courtesy of soloists’ parents!
    • 6:45-7:15pm: Hue
    • 7:15-7:45pm: Sarasate

Thursday, May 2nd – 0 Period

  • 7:30-8:20am: start and end pieces, reverse concert order
    • Bruch
    • Rachmaninoff
    • Gershwin
    • Sarasate
    • Hue

Thursday, May 2nd – Concerto Concert – LCHS Auditorium

  • 6:30pm: Call Time
  • 7pm: Concert Time
  • Performance Order:
    • Hue-Fantasie for Flute and Orchestra
    • Sarasate – Introduction and Tarantella
    • Gershwin in Concert
    • Rachmaninoff – Piano Concerto No.2, movement 1
    • Bruch – Violin Concerto No. 1, movement 3

Chamber Music Concert Tomorrow

Chamber Music Concert

Saturday, April 13th

5pm – LCHS Choir Room

Several groups from the 9-12 Orchestra have been working with strings coach, Emily Gregg, throughout the school year. They will perform in the concert.

Any Orchestra student who attends will receive extra credit! Please join us!

If you have questions, please contact Ms. Munday.

Advanced Orchestra San Diego Details

Itinerary:

Thursday, March 21st

  • Bring luggage to school, keep in the band room during the day.
  • After school: Meet in the band room, parents bring luggage if not brought to school in the morning
  • 3:45pm: Load bus with instruments and luggage
  • 4pm: Leave LCHS
  • Approx. 6-7pm:  Irvine Spectrum, dinner
  • Approx. 9pm: Arrive Crowne Plaza San Diego

Friday, March 22nd

  • 7:30am: Hotel breakfast
  • 8:30am: Load bus – concert wear
  • 8:40am: Depart for Cuyamaca College
  • 9:40am: Group warm-up
  • 10:15am: Group performance
  • 10:50-11:30am: Listen to other festival performances
  • 11:30am: Box lunch
  • 12:30pm: Depart to UCSD
  • 1:30-3pm: AIM Experience – regular clothes
  • 3:30pm: Bus departs to hotel
  • 6:30pm: Bus departs to flagship cruises for dinner cruise in the San Diego harbor.
    • Suggested dress code: nice or business casual. No shorts, hoodies, or flip flops.
  • 10:15pm: Bus departs to the hotel

Saturday, March 23rd

  • 8am: Hotel breakfast
  • 9:30am: Bus departs to Balboa Park
  • 11am-12pm: Listen to San Diego Youth Symphony Orchestra
  • 12:15pm: Bus departs to Sea World via lunch stop
  • 7pm: Sea World Dinner Buffet served in the Nautilus Pavilion
  • 8:15-9pm: Awards Ceremony at Mission Bay Theatre
  • 9:15pm: Bus departs for hotel

Sunday, March 24th

  • 8am: Hotel breakfast
  • 9:15am: Load bus with instruments and luggage
  • 9:45am: Bus departs for Sea World
  • 12:30pm: Bus departs to LCHS via lunch stop
  • Approx. 3-3:30pm: Arrive at LCHS

Packing List:

  • Instrument, Music: Barber, Brahms- in binder
  • Concert clothes, black nice shoes, black socks
  • Orchestra Sweatshirt
  • Nice clothes for Dinner Cruise
  • Light wrap for Dinner Cruise
  • Toiletries
  • Sunscreen
  • Money for Friday dinner, Saturday lunch, Sunday lunch, Sea World goodies

Code of Conduct

Rooming list

WorldStrides Itinerary

Map of Cuyamaca College

Weekly Schedule – 3/18

Monday, March 18th

  • 6:30-9pm: Musical Pit Rehearsal

Tuesday, March 19th

  • 3:30-5:30pm: 7/8 Winter Drumline Rehearsal
  • 5-9pm: Winter Guard Rehearsal
  • 6-9pm: 9-12 Winter Drumline Rehearsal

Wednesday, March 20th

  • 6:30-9pm: Jazz Band Rehearsal

Thursday, March 21st

Friday, March 22nd

7/8 Elementary Tour – Band & Orchestra

  • 7:15am: Call time for both 7/8 Band & 7/8 Orchestra
    • Dress is Band/Orchestra Tshirt, jeans/shorts
  • Performances at PCR, PCY, LCE
  • 11:30am: Pizza Lunch in Memorial Park
  • 3pm: Return to LCHS, Unload

Saturday, March 23rd

Sunday, March 24th

Winter Guard Competition

  • A separate email with specific itinerary sent to Winter Guard families
  • 4:13pm: Performance Time
  • Los Osos High School, 6001 Milliken Ave., Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737