11.27.14

Announcements


Come see the Trans-Siberian Orchestra's brand new show "The Christmas Attic". This field trip is sponsored by the Dover Greenwave Performing Arts Department and is open to Band and Chorus students grades 7-12. Download your permission slip today. Space is limited. 



The DPMC is currently selling beautiful decorative wreaths.  See any band or chorus student to order one. 

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE MARCHING BAND AND COLOR GUARD FOR A FIVE GOLD STAR PERFORMANCE AT FINALS!!  Your hard work and dedication to the program and to each other is truly remarkable.  Even under adverse conditions, you performed with precision, intensity and musicality, leaving nothing on the field.  Thank you for a great seaon.  Looking forward to next year!

Congratulations to Jason Bennett for being accepted to the NH All-State Jazz Band!  Congrats also to all the students who worked hard and took the time to go throught the audition process. 

Congratulations to Kayla Huse, Jessie Mau, Destiny Keuhn, Eric Henck and Meghan Curran for performing in the 2014 All New England Choral Festival!

Congratulations to the Chorus for your outstanding performance at the Seacoast Choral Festival!  A big thank you to Mr. Purrington, our accompanist, and the band members that performed with us, Nick Piscitello, Jason Bennett, Jordan Schneider, Lily Clemons, Casey McQuate.  Also Destiny Keuhn on Drums.  Kudos to the soloists:  Sasha Jost & Katlyn Brillard.

Performances coming up:

Dover Holiday Parade, Sunday, Nov. 30 - Meet at Line up area at the corner of 6th St. and Mount Vernon at 1:30 PM, in uniform with instruments.  Percussion load at school at 12:45 PM.

Festival of Trees, Friday, Dec. 5 - Sound Waves performance at City Hall, meet at 5:45. Perform at 6 - 6:45.

Portsmouth Holiday Parade, Saturday, Dec. 6- Meet at DHS at 4:15.  Bring lights to light up your instruments or Shako.  Parade starts at 6 PM.

Rochester Holiday Parade, Sunday, Dec. 7- Meet at DHS at 1 PM.  Parade starts at 3 in Rochester.

Keep checking the music calendar for events and times.

We need parents to sign up to volunteer at events.  Please visit http://vols.pt/mfj8US to sign up.

My email address is j.butka@dover.k12.nh.us if you need to contact me.