Programme for the Night 2017

SSB PROGRAMME ORDER 2017

Opening: Justice Brass

Massed Items:   Do Whatcha Wanna by Rebirth Brass Band

July by Michael Bell

Marimba Pieces: Catchbottle by Jon Madin

Tennessee Blues by Leah Munroe

Fizzy Pop by Gerard Van de Geer

Mojo by Walt Hampton

Carribean Calypso by Leah Munroe

Recorder Pieces Londonderry Air Trad arr Richard Oswin

Stille Stille German Folk Song arr Brent M Holl

Beginners Beguine by Brian Bonsor

Ukulele and Recorder Te Aroha by Moe Ruka arr Judith Bell

Shiner’s Fancy and Shores of Lyttelton

By Phil Garland

Ukulele Budapest by George Ezra

Big Aroha by The Slacks

Something in the Water by Brooke Fraser

Cape Reinga by Anouk van Dijk

Massed item: Star Wars by John WIlliams arr Michael Bell

 

2017 Schedule

REHEARSAL SCHEDULE ON THE DAY 2017

Individual items to be slotted in as appropriate

9.30am  Rehearsal of ukulele pieces – with recorders and marimbas to sing

  • Te Aroha

  • Shiner’s Fancy and Shores of Lyttelton

Ukuleles only, marimbas and recorders to sing

  • Cape Reinga

  • Big Aroha

  • Something in the Water

  • Budapest

10.30am Rehearsal of recorder pieces

  • Stille, Stille

  • Beginner’s Beguine

  • Londonderry Air

11.00am BREAK

 

11.15 Rehearsal of marimba pieces

  • Tennessee Blues

  • Catch Bottle

  • Caribbean Calypso

  • Fizzy Pop

  • Mojo

11.45 Rehearsal of massed items

  • July

  • Star Wars

12.30pm Lunch break – students to bring their own

12.45 Justice Brass arrive

1pm Final run-through of massed rehearsal items

  • Do Whatcha Wanna with Justice Brass

  • July

  • Star Wars

  • Recap as needed

2.15pm End of rehearsal

6.30pm Please arrive. Students to go to left hand entrance (Door 1)

7pm-8.15pm CONCERT! Cost is $5.00 per person

 

Update

Thanks to everyone who attended the final workshop on August 4th.

The music is sounding great!

TShirt Orders have now closed and orders will be delivered soon.

MAY 11 WORKSHOP CHANGE OF VENUE

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS WEDNESDAY THE WORKSHOP WILL NOW BE AT
CHISNALLWOOD INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL, 76 BREEZES ROAD.
(Due to a kitchen being installed at CSM).
A reminder that DuBois music resource books available for perusal and ordering from 3.30pm with drinks and snacks.
4pm Ukes and massed, followed by marimba and recorder.
6pm finish
See you there!

May 11 workshop

A reminder that the next SSB workshop is WEDNESDAY MAY 11th

Time 4pm – 6pm workshops

Please arrive from 3.30 to grab a cuppa and browse a special display of music books by Geoff Wood from Du Bois Enterprises. The books cover listening, music and Orff based programmes, resources for ukulele, marimba and recorder.

Venue: CSM – 60 Ferry Road


Also  – here’s a special deal for May only from Kevin Fogarty:

UKULELE WORLD 2016 SPECIAL OFFER

News update March 2016

Registration

Thanks to those who have registered for the 2016 Strum Strike Blow Festival on Thursday August 25th! To date, we have 520 students from 14 schools.

In case you haven’t registered yet, here is the link: http://strumstrikeblow.org/registration/

 Workshop dates

The dates for the first 2 teacher workshops for Marimba, Ukulele and Recorder are:

April 7th 4pm at Chisnallwood

May 11th 4pm at CSM (60 Ferry Road)

 Bonus workshops…

Plus we want to let you know about bonus workshops on offer this week:

How to teach Ukulele

Thursday March 31st 4pm – How to teach ukulele – with Maria Winder and Mary Cornish from the NZ Ukulele Trust! and with contributions from the NZ Development Squad. During this session we will have a taster of the SSB music. Please note the cost of this workshop is not covered as part of the SSB registration, but we would highly recommend the workshop!

Maria and Mary are ukulele teaching gurus in NZ!

 Maori Culture in the Classroom

Thursday March 31st 5.30-6.30pm

Following the uke workshop will be another fantastic workshop by Selena Bercic on “Maori Culture in the Classroom“. All funds raised from this workshop go to support her bringing her school down from Panguru in August to our SSB Festival! She is a highly recommended presenter. (She was a keynote at the MENZA ITM conference in ChCh last year).

Ukulele Concert by the NZ Ukulele Trust Development Squad

Friday April 1st 7pm Concert

And …. on April 1st, we’d like invite you to support the NZ Ukulele Trust Development Squad in concert at Orange Studio, 106 Ferry Road at 7pm. This is a group of 20 Auckland area students who have worked for a year under Phil Griffin.

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