Sharing the Joy of Music, Delta Sings, led by local choral director John Trepp will be performing two concerts. The concert performs Friday May 7th, 7.30 pm at All Saints Church,4755 Arthur Drive in Ladner and again on Saturday May 8th, 8 pm at the Tsawwassen Arts Centre, 1175 – 56th in Tsawwassen. Tickets are $10 each available at the door.
Delta Community Music School – Jazz Night
Come here the DCMS jazz ensembles live in concret. featuring jazz and improvised music with our student jazz ensembles.
Proceeds raised will go towards supporting the South Delta Jazz Festival.
Delta Community Music School will be hosting an Open House event on Sunday May 16 at the school at 4705 Arthur Drive. There will be student performances and other entertainment in the house and on the grounds. Many of our students and faculty will be performing in several concerts during the day. More information will be coming soon!
Our annual Scholarship Recital and competition is coming up on Sunday April 25th at 2pm at the school. Our adjudicator this year will be Dr. Barrie Barrington from Douglas College.
Application forms will be available this week at the school , or can be downloaded from a link at the bottom of this article and must be returned to the office by Thursday April 15th. A fee of $15 is required to offset the costs of hiring the adjudicator. This concert is open to the public and is intended to be a “music festival” kind of experience. All performances will be adjudicated and written comments are provided to each student.
There are two age categories, students 12 years and younger, and students ages 13 – 21 years as of January 1st, 2010 may participate. Students must be recommended by their teacher to participate. Only students with previous performances experience may enter, this is not an appropriate concert for “first time ” performers. You can always enter next year after you get some experience.
There are scholarship awards that will go to the top two students in each category. Those names are also added to our awards plaque which is kept a the school. students interested in being considered for the Kennel scholarship for post secondary studies in music should also participate in this recital.
The music school is now officially on Spring Break. There are no regularly scheduled classes between March 7 and 21, although some teachers may schedule make up or extra lessons. We have completed the move to our new facility at 4705 Arthur Drive. We will be working this week to set up the new place. Our website, email and phone numbers will be staying the same.