Thursday, 17 May 2018

Wind Ensemble at Nationals!

Watch the Wind Ensemble's performance at Nationals.  They will be playing at 11:00 AM on Friday, May 18th on Stage B (Concert Bands).

Click this link to watch

Wind Ensemble at Nationals Live Stream

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Music Banquet Sign Up


The OTHS Music Banquet will be held on Thursday, May 24 at 6:00 PM in the OT Cafeteria. This banquet is open to all OT Music students that play/sing in an ensemble or choir.  There is no cost to attend, but you must sign up. STUDENTS THAT DO NOT SIGN UP WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO ATTEND.  This night will include:

- A catered dinner
- A year end slide show
- Honouring our grade 12 grads
- Year end Music awards
- Celebrating another great year of making Music together

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE DRESS CODE FOR THIS NIGHT IS SEMIFORMAL

Click HERE to sign up.


Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Spring Concert Call Times

Below is a the Spring Concert Order with Call Times.  Please sign in to say you are here in the cafeteria so that no one is missed.  A runner from Music Council will bring you to the Music Room to tune.
Group
Cafeteria (Call Time)
Kyra,
Annie,
Josh,
Mr. Wilford,
Ms. Powell,
Ms. Bettio
166
Rebecca Li
Mrs. Malloch,
Mrs. Socha
168
Chloe, Gratiana,
Mr. Clarke,
Mr. Comerford
Stage
Concert Band

6:30
6:40
6:55
7:00
Grade 11/12
Instrumental Class
6:40
6:50
6:55
7:10
Grade 9 Vocal
Class
6:50
7:00
7:10
7:25
Period 3 Grade 9
Instrumental Classes
7:00
7:10
7:25
7:30
Guitar Ensemble
7:10
7:25
7:30
7:40
Sr. Jazz Ensemble
7:25
7:30
7:40
7:50


INTERMISSION
8:10 – 8:20
Group
Com Tech (Call Time)
166
168
Stage
Jessica Peng - Piano Solo
7:45
7:50
8:15
8:20
Jr. Jazz Ensemble
7:45
7:50
8:15
8:20
Chamber Ensemble
7:50
8:15
8:20
8:30
Chamber Choir
8:00
8:20
8:30
8:40
Period 4 Grade 9 Instrumental Class
8:20
8:30
8:40
8:50
Period 1 Grade 9 Instrumental Class
8:30
8:40
8:50
9:00
Wind Ensemble
8:40
8:50
9:00
9:10

DONE 9:40pm

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Musicfest Canada "The Nationals" Friday, May 18th

The Wind Ensemble will be attending Musicfest Canada's National Ivitational competition on May 18th.  All students in the Wind Ensemble must submit a permission form and make two payments on the School Cash Online site by Friday, April 27th in order to attend.

Payment 1 - $75
Payment 2 - $25


Payments can be made by clicking HERE

Extra permission forms are hanging outside of the Music room.

Friday, 20 April 2018

Fundraiser Night at O'Finn's Irish Temper

Unfourtunately, the Music Dept. fundraiser evening has been cancelled due to lack of ticket sales.  Anyone who purchased tickets will have their money refunded.  An additional payment of $25 will be added to the cashless site on Monday for members of the Wind Ensemble attending Nationals on May 18th.

Wednesday, 4 April 2018

Attention Singers

The Sr. Jazz Ensemble will be auditioning for a lead singer to sing the jazz classic "I've Got You Under My Skin" at the spring concert on May 10th.  A recording of the song is here:

HERE

Auditions will be held April 19th after school in the Music Room.  The band will be preparing two the song in two keys.  A low key (recording) and a high key.

Please come to the audition knowing the song and version of the song that the group is playing.  All auditions will be done with the band backing up singers.

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

The OT Music Department Presents "A Musical Day in May"

The OT Music Department is proud to host our annual Spring Concert, "A Musical Day in May" on Thursday, May 10th at 7:00 PM in the OT Theatre.  

This is a great chance to hear the development of OT Music students and hear some award winning bands.

Tickets are currently on sale for the cost of $10 per ticket and can be purchased by clicking HERE
Please note that seating in the theatre is limitted so early purchase of tickets are reccomended to avoid dissapointment.  Our Winter Concert sold out two weeks prior to the concert date.
SEE YOU THERE!