December 2016 News

SCHEDULING NOTES

Thur Dec 22 is the final day of private lessons before Christmas Break.
Mon Jan 2 – Thur Jan 5, 2017 is ReScheduling Week. No lessons except by yellow slip requests from students.
Fri Jan 6 Regular Lesson Schedule Resumes

EXAMS, FESTIVALS, PERFORMANCES and EXHIBITS

Royal Conservatory of Music exam registrations are due Jan 4 for the April performance session.
RIMS Mid-Winter Concerts Night Saturday, January 28 at Acton Town Hall. Availability slips due Wed Jan 18.
London College of Music exam book orders for electric guitar, drums, piano, keyboard and vocals are due Mon Jan 30.
Eighth Annual Student Composition Festival Mon Jan 16 – Sat Jan 28. Selected compositions invited to Sun Apr 2 Concert
National Guitar Museum, including the World’s largest playable guitar, visits Buffalo Museum of Science starting January 22.
Ontario Guitar Show runs in Elmira on Sun April 23.

ENSEMBLES

Congrats to Courting Taylor, SnapBacks, and Brett and Leah who collectively performed at Milton Winter Pop-Up Market, and parades in Milton, Campbellville, and Acton. Kudos to Dark Blue & the Electric Lizards and adult student band Three Chord Junkies on making their respective debuts!

COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS

Acoustic Blend Cafe presents Aubrey Wilson Quartet on Sat Jan 21 at the Milton Legion. Open mic starts the show.
Sunday Night Jams at Black Swan Burlington. 8:00 start, drum set provided.
Friend of the studio, Vivian Hicks, recently performed on CityTV’s Breakfast Television with Mini-Pops.
Congrats to Milton Concert Band and Milton Philharmonic Orchestra on their respective seasonal concerts.

CAMPUS NEWS

Campbellville: Thanks Sovereign Fusion for providing our float for the Campbellville Santa Claus Parade
Acton: Thanks Eric Bursa and family for providing our float for the Acton Parade.
Milton: Recently concluded its tenancy of Halton Radio, which will continue operations from Acton.
Milton Central: Will host the New Music Concert Sun Apr 2.

FRIENDLY REMINDERS

ReScheduling requests can be made by advising administration by the 9:00PM before a lesson by phone call, email, or in person. Studio Policies. Drums students are requested to bring dry shoes to their lessons.
Tax receipts for music lesson fees paid in 2016 are issued by request in January. Email [email protected]

COMPANY CULTURE

We were nominated for the Milton Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year! Short list announcement Jan 27.
Track your guitar, drum set, violin, keyboard, or mic from Santa on NoradSanta.org. Alternatively, you can order an e-Gift Certificate by replying to this email or phoning 905-864-1775 or 519-853-1775. Great for last minute situations.
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google Plus – let’s stay in touch.Our history: Dec 15, 2015 Parents’ Meeting for our Chess Records Chicago Trip. Dec 1, 2014 Open Call Auditions for multi-platinum producer Roy Hamilton III at our Milton Campus.
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