Monday, March 23, 2020

Dearest fabulous Timberwolves!

I hope that you are all well, staying healthy & enjoying some quality family time. Please know that my thoughts are with you and I miss you all like crazy. I am slowly putting music together for you. I have started with strings, so you guys can get practicing. Access the link that best applies to you, even challenge yourself!

Stay well so that we can back to our regular music classes & rehearsals together!

If you need something easier or more challenging, please reach out to my, either through remind or e-mail:

Lowri.casimiro@cvesd.org

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Monday, March 9, 2020

Please take a few minutes to respond to open-ended questions about what we’re doing well and where we can improve. The Chula Vista Elementary School District will use your input to inform our academic priorities in support of student achievement.

Is the music & ART program important to you? Does it impact your child? Please use this opportunity to voice it’s importance & let CVESD know!!!!

English https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=en#p993085497

Spanish https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=es#p993085497

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Spring Camp for ALL Strings!!!!

Spring Camp – “OtayPalooza” will be Monday March 16 – Thursday March 19 from 3:00 – 5:30 at  Otay Elementary School, with a big concert on Friday March 20 at Cassillas Elementary School.  Transportation will be provided to and from Wolf Canyon, departing at around 2:30 and returning by 6pm.

SPRING CAMP “OtayPalooza”  Save the date

Concert Dates, Events & Venues for this semester.

Concert dress is club shirt & black bottoms.

Advanced Strings – Wednesday March 11, call time is 5pm at Rancho Del Rey Middle School collaborative concert with Olympian high, Otay Ranch High & Rancho Del Rey Middle.

Advanced strings Spring Camp, Daily Monday March 16 – Thursday March 19 at Otay Elementary transportation provided

Advanced Strings – Friday, March 20 Camp Concert, Casillas Elementary 5:30pm transportation departing Wolf Canyon to Casillas will be the same as Monday-Thursday.

Advanced Strings – Friday, April 17 Wolf Canyon Comic-Con, Call time 2:00pm.  Please dress ‘appropriately’ for comic-con.  More details to follow!

ALL STRINGS – Tuesday April 21 Barnes & Noble fundraiser Otay Ranch Mall – More details to follow.

Advanced Strings – Saturday, April 25 Day of the Child – Chula Vista Memorial Park – More details to follow. 

ALL musicians – Thursday, May 28 Wolf Canyon Music Showcase – Call Time 5:30pm

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Monday, March 9 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Monday, March 9 – 3:30 – 5:00 Advanced Orchestra

Monday, March 9 – 5:00 – 6:00 Harry Porter Ensemble

Wednesday, March 11 – 12:30 – 1:00 GLEE

Wednesday, March 11 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves

Wednesday March 11 – Adv. Strings perform at Rancho Del Rey – Call time 5pm!!

Friday, March 13 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Friday, March 13 – 2:00 – 3:30 Advanced Orchestra

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Spring Camp – Otaypalooza, for strings during to minimum days

Monday, March 16 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings will not meet

Monday, March 16 – 3:30 – 5:00 Adv. Strings will not meet

Monday, March 16 – 5:00 – 6:00 Harry Porter Ensemble will not meet

Wednesday, March 18 – 12:30 – 1:00 GLEE

Wednesday, March 18 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves will not meet

Friday, March 20 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings will not meet

Friday, March 20 – 2:00 – 3:30 Advanced Orchestra will not meet

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Beginning Orchestra Repertoire – Arco-ology & Abandonded Funhouse & Groovy Little Hippo

Advanced Orchestra Repertoire – Pirates of the Caribbean, Harry Potter, Game of Thrones, A Million Dreams, Batman & Let It Go

GLEE Repertoire – Songs from the musical “Wicked”

Guitar Grooves Repertoire – TBC

Monday, March 2, 2020

Please take a few minutes to respond to open-ended questions about what we’re doing well and where we can improve. The Chula Vista Elementary School District will use your input to inform our academic priorities in support of student achievement.

Is the music & ART program important to you? Does it impact your child? Please use this opportunity to voice it’s importance & let CVESD know!!!!

English https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=en#p993085497

Spanish https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=es#p993085497

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Spring Camp for Advanced Strings!!!!

Spring Camp – “OtayPalooza” will be Monday March 16 – Thursday March 19 from 3:00 – 5:30 at  Otay Elementary School, with a big concert on Friday March 20 at Cassillas Elementary School.  Transportation will be provided to and from Wolf Canyon, departing at around 2:30 and returning by 6pm.

SPRING CAMP “OtayPalooza”  Save the date

Concert Dates, Events & Venues for this semester.

Concert dress is club shirt & black bottoms.

Advanced Strings – Wednesday March 11, call time is 5pm at Rancho Del Rey Middle School collaborative concert with Olympian high, Otay Ranch High & Rancho Del Rey Middle.

Advanced strings Spring Camp, Daily Monday March 16 – Thursday March 19 at Otay Elementary transportation provided

Advanced Strings – Friday, March 20 Camp Concert, Casillas Elementary 5:30pm transportation departing Wolf Canyon to Casillas will be the same as Monday-Thursday.

Advanced Strings – Friday, April 17 Wolf Canyon Comic-Con, Call time 2:00pm.  Please dress ‘appropriately’ for comic-con.  More details to follow!

ALL STRINGS – Tuesday April 21 Barnes & Noble fundraiser Otay Ranch Mall – More details to follow.

Advanced Strings – Saturday, April 25 Day of the Child – Chula Vista Memorial Park – More details to follow. 

ALL musicians – Thursday, May 28 Wolf Canyon Music Showcase – Call Time 5:30pm

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Monday, March 2 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings is cancelled

Monday, March 2 – 3:30 – 5:00 Advanced Orchestra will meet as scheduled

Monday, March 2 – 5:00 – 5:30 Harry Porter Ensemble Please note this rehearsal is shortened

Wednesday, March 4 – 12:30 – 1:00 GLEE

Wednesday, March 4 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves

Friday, March 6 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Friday, March 6 – 2:00 – 3:30 Advanced Orchestra

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Monday, March 9 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Monday, March 9 – 3:30 – 5:00 Advanced Orchestra

Monday, March 9 – 5:00 – 6:00 Harry Porter Ensemble

Wednesday, March 11 – 12:30 – 1:00 GLEE

Wednesday, March 11 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves

Friday, March 13 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Friday, March 13 – 2:00 – 3:30 Advanced Orchestra

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Beginning Orchestra Repertoire – Arco-ology & Abandonded Funhouse & Groovy Little Hippo

Advanced Orchestra Repertoire – Pirates of the Caribbean, Harry Potter, Game of Thrones, A Million Dreams, Batman & Let It Go

GLEE Repertoire – Songs from the musical “Wicked”

Guitar Grooves Repertoire – TBC

Monday, February 24, 2020

Please take a few minutes to respond to open-ended questions about what we’re doing well and where we can improve. The Chula Vista Elementary School District will use your input to inform our academic priorities in support of student achievement.

Is the music & ART program important to you? Does it impact your child? Please use this opportunity to voice it’s importance & let CVESD know!!!!

English https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=en#p993085497

Spanish https://my.thoughtexchange.com/?lang=es#p993085497

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Spring Camp for Strings!!!!

Spring Camp – “OtayPalooza” will be Monday March 16 – Thursday March 19 from 3:00 – 5:30 at  Otay Elementary School, with a big concert on Friday March 20 at Cassillas Elementary School.  Transportation will be provided to and from Wolf Canyon, departing at around 2:30 and returning by 6pm.

SPRING CAMP “OtayPalooza”  Save the date

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Monday, February 24 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Monday, February 24 – 3:30 – 5:00 Advanced Orchestra

Monday, February 24 – 5:00 – 6:00 Harry Porter Ensemble

Wednesday, February 26 – 12:30 – 1:00 GLEE

Wednesday, February 26 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves

Friday, February 28 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Friday, February 28 – 2:00 – 3:30 Advanced Orchestra

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Monday, March 2 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Monday, March 2 – 3:30 – 5:00 Advanced Orchestra

Monday, March 2 – 5:00 – 6:00 Harry Porter Ensemble

Wednesday, March 4 – 12:30 – 1:00 GLEE

Wednesday, March 4 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves

Friday, March 6 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Friday, March 6 – 2:00 – 3:30 Advanced Orchestra

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Beginning Orchestra Repertoire – Arco-ology & Abandonded Funhouse

Advanced Orchestra Repertoire – Pirates of the Caribbean & Game of Thrones

GLEE Repertoire – Songs from the musical “Wicked”

Guitar Grooves Repertoire – TBC

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Monday, February 17, 2020

Monday, February 17 – President’s Day – No School

Wednesday, February 19 – 12:30 – 1:15 GLEE

Wednesday, February 19 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves

Friday, February 21 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Friday, February 21 – Advanced Orchestra WILL NOT meet due to school event “Dances With Wolves”

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Monday, February 24 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Monday, February 24 – 3:30 – 5:00 Advanced Orchestra

Monday, February 24 – 5:00 – 6:00 Harry Porter Ensemble

Wednesday, February 26 – 12:30 – 1:00 GLEE

Wednesday, February 26 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves

Friday, February 28 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Friday, February 28 – 2:00 – 3:30 Advanced Orchestra

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Beginning Orchestra Repertoire – Arco-ology & Abandonded Funhouse

Advanced Orchestra Repertoire – Pirates of the Caribbean & Game of Thrones

GLEE Repertoire – Songs from the musical “Wicked”

Guitar Grooves Repertoire – TBC

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Monday, February 10, 2020

The schedule this week:

Monday, February 10 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Monday, February 10 – 3:30 – 5:00 Advanced Orchestra

Wednesday, February 12 – 12:30 – 1:15 GLEE

Wednesday, February 12 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves

Friday, February 7 –  President’s Day – No School

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Monday, February 17 –  President’s Day – No School

Wednesday, February 19 – 12:30 – 1:15 GLEE

Wednesday, February 19 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves

Friday, February 21 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Friday, February 21 0 2:00 – 3:30 Advanced Orchestra

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Beginning Orchestra Repertoire – Arco-ology & Abandonded Funhouse

Advanced Orchestra Repertoire – Pirates of the Caribbean & Game of Thrones

GLEE Repertoire – Songs from the musical “Wicked”

Guitar Grooves Repertoire – TBC

Monday, February 3, 2020

The schedule this week:

Monday, February 3 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Monday, February 3 – 3:30 – 5:00 Advanced Orchestra

Wednesday, February 5 – 12:30 – 1:15 GLEE

Wednesday, February 5 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves

Friday, February 7 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Friday, February 7 – 2:00 – 3:30 Advanced Orchestra

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Monday, February 10 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Monday, February 10 – 3:30 – 5:00 Advanced Orchestra

Wednesday, February 12 – 12:30 – 1:15 GLEE

Wednesday, February 12 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves

Friday, February 7 –  President’s Day – No School

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Beginning Orchestra Repertoire – Arco-ology & Abandonded Funhouse

Advanced Orchestra Repertoire – Pirates of the Caribbean & Game of Thrones

GLEE Repertoire – Songs from the musical “Wicked”

Guitar Grooves Repertoire – TBC

Monday, January 27, 2020

***HAPPY NEW YEAR & WELCOME BACK***

Congratulations to ALL students who participated in our Winter Music Festival.  It was a amazing celebrate your progress this past year and to see you all shine in your musical performances.

The schedule this week:

Monday, January 27 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Monday, January 27 – 3:30 – 5:00 Advanced Orchestra

Wednesday, January 29 – GLEE WILL NOT MEET

Wednesday, January 29 – Guitar Grooves WILL NOT MEET

Friday, January 31 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Friday, January 31 – 2:00 – 3:30 Advanced Orchestra

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Monday, February 3 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Monday, February 3 – 3:30 – 5:00 Advanced Orchestra

Wednesday, February 5 – 12:30 – 1:15 GLEE

Wednesday, February 5 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves

Friday, February 7 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Friday, February 7 – 2:00 – 3:30 Advanced Orchestra

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Beginning Orchestra Repertoire – Arco-ology

Advanced Orchestra Repertoire – Pirates of the Caribbean & Game of Thrones

GLEE Repertoire – Songs from the musical “Wicked”

Guitar Grooves Repertoire – TBC

Monday. January 20, 2020

***HAPPY NEW YEAR & WELCOME BACK***

Congratulations to ALL students who participated in our Winter Music Festival.  It was a amazing celebrate your progress this past year and to see you all shine in your musical performances.

Clubs resume this week, the schedule is:

Monday, January 20 – MLK Day – NO SCHOOL

Wednesday, January 22 – 12:30 – 1:15 GLEE

Wednesday, January 22 – 3:30 – 4:30 Guitar Grooves

Friday, January 24 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Friday, January 24 – 2:00 – 3:30 Advanced Orchestra with SDYA TA’s.

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Monday, January 27 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Monday, January 27 – 3:30 – 5:00 Advanced Orchestra

Wednesday, January 29 – GLEE WILL NOT MEET

Wednesday, January 29 – Guitar Grooves WILL NOT MEET

Friday, January 31 – 8:00 – 8:45 Beginning Strings

Friday, January 31 – 2:00 – 3:30 Advanced Orchestra

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Beginning Orchestra Repertoire – Arco-ology

Advanced Orchestra Repertoire – Pirates of the Caribbean & Game of Thrones

GLEE Repertoire – Songs from the musical “Wicked”

Guitar Grooves Repertoire – TBC

Monday, December 16, 2019

I hope you all have a fantastic Winter Break and an awesome New Year!!!

The schedule for clubs this week:

Monday, December 16 – Beginning Strings 8:00 – 8:45

Monday, December 16 – Advanced Strings 3:30 – 5:00

Wednesday, December 18 – Will NOT meet!!!

Wednesday, December 18 – GLEE 12:30 – 1:15

Wednesday, December 18 – Guitar Grooves 3:30 – 4:30

Thursday, December 19 – Winter Music Showcase 6:30, call time for performers 5:45

Friday, December 13 –  Advanced Strings will not meet

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Winter Festival Showcase:

Thursday December 19 at 6:30pm with a call time of 5:45 for all performers.

Concert Dress for Guitars & Orchestra – Black bottoms and the Club Shirt.

Concert Dress for GLEE is black pants and white button down OPxford shirt

Dark sensible shoe – NO TENNIS SHOES

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Advanced Strings are working on Tribal Dance & Sword Dance & Thunderstruck

Beginning Strings – Tune-a-rumble & First Finger Rock

Guitar Grooves – advanced, stairway to heaven, beginning – full chords, Rudolf, Here Comes Santa Claus