Monday, 18 September 2017

Rehearsals Begin!

All rehearsals begin this week!  If you have auditioned or signed up to play in a band, choir or be in Music council, come out this week for your first meeting.

Monday, 11 September 2017

Auditions Begin This Week!

If you are auditioning for Wind Ensemble, Sr. Jazz Ensemble or Chamber Choir auditions are this week.

Wind Ensemble
Audtion music is hanging outside of the Music room (166) and you must sign up to play for Mr. Clarke either Tuesday, Sept. 12 or Wed., Sept. 13

Sr. Jazz Ensemble
Audition music is hanging outside of the Music room (166) and you must sign up to play for Mr. Clarke either Thursday, Sept. 14 or Friday, Sept. 15

Chamber Choir
Perform a peice of your choice.

Tuesday, 5 September 2017

2017-2018 Rehearsal Schedule

OT Music Ensembles: Rehearsal Schedule 2017-18

7:30 – 8:00
Mr. Clarke

Rotating Wind Ensemble Sectionals
Room 166

Period 3
Period 4
3:05pm – 4:25pm

Mr. Clarke

Music Council
Room 166

Wind Ensemble and Repertoire Course
Room 166

Sr. Jazz Band (Gr. 10-12)
Room 166

Woodwind Quintet
Room 166

Ms. Socha-Miller

Concert Band
Room 166

Vocal Jazz
Room 166

Ms. Malloch and Ms. Socha
Jr. Jazz (Gr. 9-10)
Room 166

Mr. Comerford

Concert Choir
Room 168

Welcome Back!!!

Welcome back everyone!  We will be holding a quick 30 minute meeting this Thursday, Sept. 7th in the cafeteria.  This is a great chance to meet the new Music teacher at OT as well as find out what ensembles are running on what days, learn about the audition process for some ensembles and sign up for bands and choirs.   If you cannot make this meeting sign up sheets will be hanging on the Music display case outside of the Music rooms.

Sunday, 4 June 2017

Music Banquet Cancelled

Due to lack of interest and ticket sales we will not be running a music banquet this year. If you purchased tickets on the cashless system your money will be refunded this week. If you paid in cash or cheque please see Ms. Brooks in the office for a refund. We will show the year end video on Tuesday after school in the Cafeteria instead.

Friday, 26 May 2017

Music Banquet - Tuesday, June 6th

Come out and celebrate an awesome year of making music at OT.

When:  Tuesday, June 6th
Time:  6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Where:  OTHS Cafeteria
Cost:  $10 on cashless before Friday, June 2

The evening will be catered by La Palma Pasta and the dress is SMART CASUAL

Thursday, 18 May 2017

MusicFest Canada The Nationals Results

After travelling with three bands to Nationals in Niagara Falls the Music students at OT have a lot to be proud of.  Their dedication, hard work and collaboration have resulted in the awards below:

Concert Band      - Silver
                            - Clinitian Award of Excellence

Wind Ensemble  - GOLD
                           - Clinitian Award of Excellence

                                                      Sr. Jazz Ensemble - GOLD
Congratulations on your excellent acheivements!!!!

Click HERE to listen to a recording of the Sr. Jazz Ensemble's performance

Click HERE to listen to a recording of the Wind Ensemble's performance