Upcoming Music Performances
CVSD Jazz Festival at CVU on Monday, May 13, 7 PM
On Monday, May 13, the CCS Stage Band (Monday and Thursday morning jazz band) will perform as part of the Champlain Valley School District Jazz Festival. The concert will take place at 7 PM in the CVU auditorium and will feature jazz ensembles from Williston, Hinesburg, Shelburne, Charlotte and CVU. The district eighth graders will also perform a tune together. Eighth graders are invited to arrive at 6 PM for a pizza dinner and a quick eighth grade rehearsal. All other members should arrive at 6:30 PM for warm-ups and tuning. The CCS band members should wear their Jazz Shirts with Khaki bottoms and comfortable shoes. This celebration of jazz is free and open to the public. We hope you can join the fun!
CCS Choral Concert in the MPR on Monday, May 20, 7 PM
Who: Students in 5-8 Chorus and Concert Choir
When: Students should arrive at 6:45 PM in the band room at May 20
We are requesting students dress their best for this concert - all colors are encouraged! Think ties, buttoned shirts, dresses, skirts, slacks, and dress shoes.
CCS Instrumental Concert in the MPR on Thursday, May 23, 7 PM
Who: All bands in grades 5 - 8. The featured groups will be 5-6 jazz band, 5th grade band, 6th grade band, 7-8 jazz band (stage band) and the 7-8 concert band.
When: Thursday, May 23 in the MPR at CCS at 7 PM. Performers should arrive at 6:30 PM and meet in the band room for warm-ups and tuning.
Discover Jazz Festival on Church St. on Tuesday, June 4, 12:45 PM
The 7-8 Stage Band (Monday and Thursday morning jazz band) is excited to be part of Burlington’s Discover Jazz Festival on Tuesday, June 4. We will perform on the City Hall Stage on lower Church St. from 12:45 - 1:45. The CCS band members should wear their Jazz Shirts with Khaki bottoms and comfortable shoes. Permission slips will be sent home this week. Please sign and return no later than Wednesday, May 22. This is a highlight of our year in jazz.