SSSG Notes April 11,  2019

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Hello all,

Please note the remaining group classes this spring:
Saturday, April 13
Saturday, April 27 (Large groups-please see details below)

Some gentle reminders from the GYMC:
    1. Please supervise your children when at the GYMC. Not running or yelling allowed in the building.
    2. Please be mindful of your belonging. Do not leave valuables unattended. Do not leave your keys in your coat pockets in the cloak room.

Janet Johnson
Suzuki String School of Guelph
administrative assistant

SSSG Spring Concert Large Group rehearsal  large
Saturday April 27
*Please note these rehearsals take place at St George's Church (back entrance please)
99 Woolwich St, Guelph

All arrive for tuning 
rehearsal starts 
all violins except Mutter, Ehnes and Perlman violin groups leave.
All cellos except Nelsova and Matz cello choirs leave.
Mutter and Guelph Youth Dance students rehearse Pig songs together in Palmer Hall.
Mutter violin group leaves
all cellos except Matz cello choir leave
all violas except Primrose group leave
Concorde rehearses in Mitchell Hall (Sevilla)
Other Matz cellists have a 30 minute break
Matz cellists resumes rehearsal
All violins and violas leave
Matz cellists leave
Violin : Twinkle Variation A, Twinkle Theme, May Song, Minuet 1, Chorus from Judas Maccabaeus, Beethoven Minuet in G, Becker Gavotte, Pig Songs (Mutter), La Comparsita (Ehnes), L'irlandaise (Perlman)
Viola : Twinkle Variation A, Twinkle Theme, French Folk Song, Perpetual Motion without doubles, Bohemian folk song, Musette, Beethoven Minuet in G, L'Agréable (Primrose)  
Cellos : Twinkle Variation A, Twinkle Theme, Song of the Wind, Allegro, Andantino, Long, Long Ago and variation (book 2), Beethoven Minuet in G,  Gossec Gavotte

SSSG Spring Concert comp

I Tickets to the  SSSG Spring concert will be available for pick up/sale on:
 April 12 through  the River Run Centre box office. 
 Now you can simply call the RR & your tickets will be e mailed to you!!

Adults $15, Students $10, EyeGo $5
* Each SSSG family will receive x 2 complimentary tickets to the concert. These are listed under your student's last name at the River Run box office. 
(Exception: Beginner families will receive x 3 comp tickets.  These x 3 comps will be used for: x 1 for the Beginner, x 1 for the accompanying parent, x 1 for a guest/other family member)
Comp tickets MUST be picked up or ordered by April 27.

III Concert Attire
 In order to achieve a professional, uniform look and keep the focus on your beautiful performance rather than your outfit, we ask that you strictly adhere to the instructions below. Hair should be pulled back, off your face.  
Mutter, Ehnes, Perlman, Primrose, Nelsova and  Matz groups : 
Boys: all black, black shoes, black socks, black belt.
Perlman, Primrose and Nelsova : red tie.
Girls: all solid black dress or jump suit or boys attire. No leggings or tight skirt. Three quarter sleeves or shrug. Opaque black tights. Black shoes (flats or low heels)
All other students:
Boys:  White shirt tucked in, black pants, black socks, black shoes.
Girls: White top, black skirt or pants, no leggings. Black socks or tights, black shoes (flats or low heels).

IV Concert refreshments
We look forward to celebrating your child's music at our post-performance reception.  Please bring a nut-free plate to share.  Please know that the River Run Centre's policy on contributed food has changed: All food brought needs to be store bought

Last names starting with:
A-E Baked goods
F-J Veggie Plates
K-O Fruit Plates
P-T Crackers & cheese or savoury plate
U-Z chips/pretzels etc

Thanks in advance for your generosity.

Saying Goodbye to Two Amazing Cello Teachers cello

Cello families, mark your calendars! As the end of the year is approaching, we will be saying goodbye to two amazing teachers:

    1. On Sunday, April 28, following the Spring concert, we will be having a pot-luck dinner and presentation for David Evenchick. This event will go from 6 pm to 9 pm in the upstairs foyer at the GYMC. Help is needed in organizing the pot-luck. If you are willing to help, please email Paule:
    2. On Sunday, June 2 from 5 to 7 pm, Ms. K is organizing a pot-luck picnic. More details will come about this, but please mark your calendars.