Event Schedule

Gustavus Honor Band 27th: November 1–2, 2015

September 19
Electronic Nomination Deadline
October 11
Music and housing reservation forms mailed to directors
Sunday, November 1
3:30 p.m. Arrive at Bjorling Recital Hall – Fine Arts Music Building. Register.
4:30 p.m. Meeting for all in Bjorling Recital Hall
5 p.m. Meet Hosts, Dinner on your own
6 p.m. Chapel Winds – Rehearsal in Christ Chapel
Bjorling Winds – Rehearsal in Bjorling Recital Hall
Jazz Honor Band – Rehearsal in Fine Arts Music 106
8:15 p.m. Ice Cream Social – Sponsored by Gustavus Admissions Office
9 p.m. CONCERT – The Gustavus Jazz Lab Band, Dr. Dave Stamps, Director - Bjorling Recital Hall
9:45 p.m. Home with hosts for the evening
Monday, November 2
7:00 a.m. Evelyn Young Dining Hall Opens. Breakfast on your own.
8:15 a.m. Arrive and warm up on your own (in your rehearsal location)
8:30 a.m. Rehearsals Begin
Chapel Winds in Bjorling Recital Hall
Bjorling Winds in Christ Chapel
Jazz Honor Band in FAM 106
9:50 a.m. Daily Sabbath Break – Attend Daily Sabbath in Christ Chapel (10:00-10:20AM)
10:00 a.m. Gustavus Wind Orchestra, James Patrick Miller, conductor, Performs at Gustavus Daily Sabbath in Christ Chapel – All Attend
10:30 a.m. Rehearsals Resume
Chapel Winds in Bjorling Recital Hall
Bjorling Winds in Christ Chapel
Jazz Honor Band in FAM 106
10:30 a.m. Rehearsal in Christ Chapel with Karrin Meffert-Nelson and Hedi Johanna Miller
12 Noon Complimentary Lunch for Chapel Winds and Jazz Honor Band, Sponsored by the Gustavus Admissions Office
1:15 p.m. Complimentary Lunch for Bjorling Winds, Sponsored by the Gustavus Admissions Office
1 p.m. Director’s Luncheon with Presentation by Dr. James Patrick Miller, Topic: The Fruits of the Conductor’s Spirit
1:15 p.m. Rehearsals
Chapel Winds in Bjorling Recital Hall w/ Dr. KMN and Dr. HJM
Jazz Honor Band in FAM 106
2:30 p.m. Performance Masterclasses: Presented by Gustavus Music Faculty
Locations for each instrument TBA
Conducting Clinic for Directors Led by James and Heidi Miller
3:15 p.m. Final Rehearsals for Bands
Chapel Winds in Bjorling Recital Hall
Bjorling Winds in Chirst Chapel
Jazz Honor Band – move equipment to Christ Chapel
4 p.m. Jazz Honor Band Dress Rehearsal in Christ Chapel
4:30 p.m. Open Rehearsal of the Gustavus Wind Orchestra, James Patrick Miller, conductor, with Chad Winterfeldt, organ in Christ Chapel. All high school students attend.
5:30 p.m. Dinner on your own – change into concert attire on your own.
6:45 Seated in your assigned location:
Bjorling Winds ON STAGE in Christ Chapel
Chapel Winds IN ASSIGNED AUDIENCE SEATS in Christ Chapel
Gustavus Wind Orchestra – in Christ Chapel wings and basement
Jazz Honor Band – ON STAGE in Christ Chapel
7 p.m. Concert Start
Order: Bjorling Winds, Jazz Honor Band, Chapel Winds, Gustavus Wind Orchestra
8:30 p.m. Concert Concludes. Depart.