Upcoming Concerts:

Jazzy Valentine

Thursday, February 14, 7:00pm
Make Valentine's Day more memorable with Jazzy Valentine: the 20-piece Roy Scott Big Band will play all styles of dance music for your listening and dancing pleasure.

March Madness Concert

Sunday, March 24, 3:00pm
Join Sharon Concert Band as they perform a repertoire of great marches.

MEMBERS ONLY INFORMATION

Important Dates:

 

Spring Season 2019 (Save the Date)

Sunday, February 10 @ 2pm - Norwood High School [RSBB]

Thursday, February 14 @ 7pm - Jazzy Valentine - Lake Pearl [RSBB]

Sunday, March 24 @ 3 pm - March Madness Concert (Venue TBD) [SCB]

Saturday, March 30 @ 7:30 pm - Jazz in the Court - District Center for the Arts, 15 Court Street, Taunton, [RSBB] Venue: https://thedistrictcenterforarts.com/

Sunday, April 7 - March Madness (East Weymouth) [SCB]

Sunday, June 2 - Pops Concert (Venue TBD) [Both Bands]

Saturday, June 8 - (TENTATIVE) - Boston Festival of Bands [SCB]

Note: dates subject to change

 

 

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IMPORTANT - Please notify the appropriate personnel manager if you are unable to participate in a weekly rehearsal or concert performance as soon as possible.

Sharon Concert Band:

— Contact Amy and Kathy @ Personnel@sharonbands.org

Roy Scott Big Band:

— Contact Tom via email or 508-667-3347

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*Music stands

As noted in the Member Handbook, each member will be issued a Manhasset Voyager Music Stand for use at concerts outside of our home location at the Middle School upon payment of the deposit. You may choose to purchase your own but it must be the Voyager stand for consistency of appearance. "WIRE" stands are NOT acceptable. If you have any questions, please see a board member.  

Inclement Weather

The Bands follow the Sharon Public Schools cancellations. If evening activities are closed for the school system, then rehearsal is cancelled. Every attempt will be made to post information to the website rehearsal page.

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Newsletters and Social Media Updates

2018 Newsletters

April, 2018 (pdf)

 

Facebook Updates
(anyone with or without a Facebook account may view)

Twitter Updates
(anyone with or without a Twitter account may view)

 

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Refer a friend

Know anyone who may be interested in joining concert band?

We are looking for baritone horn, bassoon, bass clarinet, oboe, percussion (strong set/snare player), string bass, and tuba players.

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Member Form

Please submit your member information for our records via this form.  All veteran and new band members must fill out this form. Thank You!

 

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Pay Your Member Dues Online

Pay with PayPal or Credit Card

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Music Lists and Rehearsal Aids

 

March Madness Concert

 

Trumpet Divisi

Piece Composer/Arranger Pepper #/Link Time
Americans We Filmore/arr. Fennell https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H0TKaqTa6LM 3:10
Colonel Bogey Alford/arr. Fennell

Wheaton College: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Am_Q72Wyj-w

Eastman: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UXJ7JKQYjuw&t=0s&list=OLAK5uy_lMAd6PecNdou2lbwn9qP37aJLCgxg4g8Y&index=20

3:30
Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral Wagner/Caillet https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nVpRhP8PkqE 8:20
Florentiner March Fucik/Bourgeois

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c90Sz2qcvmo

2:50
March and Cortege of Bacchus Delibes/Kreine 2702979 5:45
March of the Dwarfs Grieg/Story 10453322 3:26
March from First Suite in Eb
Holst
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3rBw-km64Nc 3:00
March from Second Suite in F Holst
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jfD3KA17jnE 4:20
March to the Scaffold
Berlioz/Rodgers 5860382 5:10
March Slav
Tchaikovsky/Daehn https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8-ZOMuxy-4c  
Music For A Ceremony John Morrissey Tulane University - 1961
5:00
The Radetsky March arr. Reed
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=deaKI9MZzwQ 3:00
Triumphal March from Aida
G. Verdi (trans. F. Cesarini) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sBrY_n1oFJE 7:20
When Johnny Comes Marching Home 
Brown
10281890 4:00
When the Saints Go Marching In Naohiro Iwai

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Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3rQQ1v00oDY

Audio - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GEpu39bvtiY

4:00
       
I'm a Jayhawk (Kansas)   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jedu18-Ap8M  
On, On U of K (Kentucky)   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-l0hqBdTAI8  
The Victors (Michigan)   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EF--ldYIBnM  
       

 

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Roy Scott Big Band Music Lists

RSBB Play Book - October 24, 2018 (pdf)

RSBB Red Book - September 6, 2018 (pdf)

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Rehearsal Aids

Scale Warmup (pdf)

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Shop Amazon (and donate to the Bands)

No matter what you're looking for at Amazon.com - if you search for and purchase it through this link - your purchase will help The Sharon Bands:

https://smile.amazon.com

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Rehearsal Schedule

See Rehearsals page for the most current information.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Would you like to volunteer? Check out our list of  volunteer jobs which help the Band function smoothly. One particularly important job role is that of a concert producer (pdf detailing list of tasks).  Concerts can be produced by one individual, or multiple members.

Please speak to a Board Member for more details on how you can get more involved.

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Member Handbook

Download a pdf of the latest Member Handbook.

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Upcoming Board Meetings

Monday, November 19 - Sharon Middle School

Monday, December 10 - Sharon Middle School

If any member would like to attend, to please let a board member know ahead of time.

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Web Administrators:

gmcgibbon@sharonbands.org

alaman@sharonbands.org

The Sharon Bands PO Box 176 Sharon, MA 02067 info@sharonbands.org 508.789.0159