School of Rock
Silver Spring
July 2017
Newsletter
Chock Full of Rockschooly Goodness 
Photo Credit:  Rick Sturges
SUMMER ROCKIN'!
HELLO SCHOOL OF ROCK SILVER SPRING COMMUNITY!!!
Though the weather may be hot, in here, it's always cool. Here's a bit of what's keeping the groove going strong!
If It's Summer, It's TOUR TIME!  
We Rocked with our friends from Australia and Minnesota!
We had an absolute BLAST hosting a tour stop for our sister schools' Liberty Tour 2017!  40 School of rockers from Sydney Australia and Eden Prairie MN hit the downtown Silver Spring Fountain Stage for four straight hours along side a mash up band from our three DC area schools.  Check out this fun video of from the day!
School of Rock Markham Coming to Silver Spring
Keeping up our international touring, the School of Rock Markham kids will be heading down from Canada with a tour stop right here in Silver Spring!  Join them and our Silver Spring House Band for a FREE amazing show on the Downtown Silver Spring Fountain Stage Friday, July 7th 4 to 6PM.  These guys ROCK - don't miss it!
Summer Camps & Summer Programs!

BOOT CAMPS, ROCK101 CAMPS, POP DIVA VOCAL CAMP, AND BEGINNER GUITAR CAMPS all start next week! We'll be rockin' our amazing Summer Camps from Monday, July 10th through Friday, August 11th. There are still some spots available.  If you're still on the fence with what to do with your favorite musician in one of the five weeks to come!
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STUDENT SPOTLIGHT
Mary Ragland 

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE THING ABOUT SCHOOL OF ROCK SILVER SPRING?
Teachers who are able to toe the line between being awesome and professional at the same time.  Everyone here is down to earth.

WHAT IS ONE OF YOUR FAVORITE THINGS YOU'VE LEARNED AT SCHOOL OF ROCK SILVER SPRING?
Confidence.

WHAT ADVICE DO YOU HAVE TO INCOMING/FENCE-SITTING ADULT MUSICIANS OUT THERE?
Sqaush the ego and be fearless. 

WHAT ARE YOUR TOP 5 FAVORITE BANDS?
Led Zeppelin, Guns and Roses, Dead Milkmen, Paul Simon, and Joan Jett. 

IF YOU COULD BE IN ANY BAND, PAST OR PRESENT, WHAT BAND, AND WHY?
The Runaways because chicks on the cusp of punk metal traveling the world.

That's our girl. We love Mary. So happy to have her part of our rock family. 

ADULT BAND REHEARSALS MEET EVERY SATURDAY 1PM - 3:30PM

OPEN MIC

SUNDAY JULY 30TH 6:30PM - 9PM

Last Open Mic was a hit! We had our fellow SoR Aussie friends visiting on tour. The house was jam packed! Make sure you sign up in the office. Let us know if you have any questions! Looking forward to seeing you stage!
Follow Our Kids On Tour!  
Speaking of summer tours, School of Rock Metro DC is celebrating it's tenth summer of rocking with a 6 day multi-stop House Band tour here on the East Coast.  We will be posting and sharing our experience so keep an eye out for all our tour happenings on our Silver Spring Facebook Page!  
  Calendar Stuff


July 4th - SoR Silver Spring CLOSED for 4th of July, we are OPEN Monday, July 3rd

July 5th - 12:30 -4:30PM  School of Rock Downingtown & Buckhead at Jammin Java

July 7th - 4-6PM SoR Markham Canada performs with SoR Silver Spr\ing at the Downtown Silver Spring Fountain Stage Join us for a FREE Concert with our Canadian Sister School!

July 12th- 17th - School of Rock On Tour!

July 25th - SoR Allstars and SoR Silver Spring House Band play the Black Cat Tickets


ROCK ON.
ROCK STRONG.