Monthly Archives: December 2017

TPMS Jazz Ensemble & Lab Band / PHS Jazz Concert

Monday, December 18, 2017

Poway Center for Performing Arts, 15498 Espola Road
Concert begins at 7:00 PM 
TPMS LAB BAND WARMUP BEGINS AT 6:30 PM ON STAGE
Admission is $10 for adults, Students 18 and under are free

The TPMS Lab Band schedule:

  • Report backstage at 6:15 PM.
  • Warm up on stage at 6:30 PM.
  • Lab Band performance starts at 7 PM.
  • Please stay and listen to the other bands.

TPMS Jazz Ensemble schedule:

  • Report to backstage by 6:45 PM to drop off instruments.
  • Listen to the Lab Bands first two songs. After Lab Bands second song, go to the back and retrieve your instruments and warm up quietly in back in the dressing room.
  • Performance will start around 7:30 PM,

The Poway High Jazz Band will follow us. TPMS Jazz Band students should stay and listen to their performance. An admission fee of $10 is charged for adults to offset the cost of renting the PCPA. Students 18 years and under are free.

Performers must wear Jazz Band Concert Dress: Jazz Band T-shirt with nice black pants or long black skirt, black socks, and black shoes (not tennis shoes). Santa hats, reindeer antlers, and elf hats are good.

6th Grade Winter Concert

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

TPMS Multi-Purpose Room
ALL 6TH GRADE BAND STUDENTS MUST BE IN THE MPR BY 6:30 PM
**MANDATORY EVENT** ATTENDANCE WILL BE TAKEN

Students must wear TPMS Band Concert Dress:

  • WOMEN – White TPMS Band Polo shirt, with a black skirt that goes below the knee when seated or black dress pants, and black shoes. NO JEANS OR TENNIS SHOES.
  • MEN – White TPMS Band Polo shirt with black dress pants and black shoes. NO JEANS OR TENNIS SHOES.

Please contact Mandy at tpmsbbpres@gmail.com if your child needs a TPMS Band polo shirt.

All of the 6th grade band students will combine into one large group for this performance.

The TPMS Band Boosters will have some light snacks and beverages available for purchase at the event. Please consider helping out the band boosters that evening or in the future. The band program at TPMS is almost a completely self-sufficient run program and money available for instruments and music depends on donations from parents.

The concert will be finished by 8:00 PM and any help moving equipment to the Band Room would be greatly appreciated.

Missing the concert for any reason will require the student to play the whole concert for Mr. Moreau in his office to receive their concert grade.  Please contact Mr. Moreau at amoreau@powayusd.com if you have any questions about the concert.

Jazz Ensemble and Lab Band Lunchtime Concert

Friday, December 22, 2017

TPMS Quad
10:55 -11:30 AM

Since Friday is a minimum day, we will be playing straight through both RAM classes from 10:55 to 11:30 AM. There will be time to eat lunch/snack either before or after our performance. Do not be late.

Jazz musicians should wear their TPMS Jazz Band T-shirt with blue jeans or shorts. Sunglasses and any other festive gear are acceptable.

7th / 8th Grade Winter Concert

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Poway High School Gym
Concert begins at 7:00 PM
ALL TPMS BAND STUDENTS NEED TO BE IN THE GYM BY 6:15 PM
**MANDATORY EVENT** ATTENDANCE WILL BE TAKEN
Admission is $10 for adults, Students 18 and under are free

Students must wear TPMS Band Concert Dress:

  • WOMEN – White TPMS Band Polo shirt, with a black skirt that goes below the knee when seated or black dress pants, and black shoes. NO JEANS OR TENNIS SHOES.
  • MEN – White TPMS Band Polo shirt with black dress pants and black shoes. NO JEANS OR TENNIS SHOES.

Please contact Mandy at tpmsbbpres@gmail.com if your child needs a TPMS Band polo shirt.

The beginning of the concert starts with all of the 7th and 8th grade TPMS Bands combining and playing six songs. When we are finished, the PHS Emerald Brigade will perform, including the traditional playing of “Russian Christmas Music”. At the end the evening, all of the High School and Middle School musicians will combine to play two Holiday songs.

Missing the concert for any reason will require the student to play the whole concert for Mr. Moreau in his office to receive their concert grade.  Please contact Mr. Moreau at amoreau@powayusd.com if you have any questions about the concert.

Seating in the gym will fill up quickly so plan to arrive early to get a good seat. An admission fee of $10 is charged for adults. Students 18 and under are free. Audience members should consider bringing a seat cushion or stadium seat since they will be sitting on the backless gym bleachers.

Please contact Mr. Moreau at amoreau@powayusd.com if you have any questions about the concert.