ROSEVILLE BIG BAND

Year 2000 Events

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January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 2000: Rehearsals

February 5, 2000 (Saturday): Carlton winter dance, 9-1:00 a.m.; meet at Bob's house at 5:30 or the Eagan Park&Ride on Pilot Knob Road at 6:15 to take the bus (contact: Angela McLaughlin, (507) 646-4161) ($1400; 1997 was $1400, with contact Kate Caffrey, Director of Campus Activitties (letter to Keith Miner); 1996 was $1200)

February 8: No rehearsal

February 15, 22, 29: Rehearsals

March 4 (Saturday): “First Saturday” Dance at Tapestry Folkdance Center, 3748 Minnehaha (not the Sabbathany Community Center), 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.; initial set up prior to 7:30, due to dance lessons (contact: Cindy Gardner (612) 822-6122)

March 7: Tentatively no rehearsal (also precinct caucuses)

March 10 (Friday): Jazz Festival at Oakview Middle School in Andover (concert starts around 7 p.m., and we play approximately 8-9 p.m. (contact: Rich Raaen (612) 421-4771)

March 14: Rehearse in gym (conflict with student recitals)

March 21 (Tuesday): Concert at Inver Grove Good Samaritan set up at 7 p.m., play 7:30-8:00 or 8:15 (contact: Cheryl at Inver Grove Good Samaritan, (651) 451-1853)  (RAMS Spring Break)

March 28: Rehearse

April 4 (Tuesday): record ourselves for posterity at RAHS; we have the auditorium 5-10 p.m.; songs to record: Mas Que Nada, Funky Cha Cha, Jumpin' at the Woodside, Grace Yourself, Bedtime Look, Dance to the Big Band Swing (RAMS Solo & Ensemble night)

April 11: Rehearse with guest director (G. E. N. out of town)

April 18: Rehearse

April 25 (Tuesday): Joint rehearsal/concert with River City Jazz Orchestra (formerly IHCC Jazz Band) at Monroe Community School (K-8)  810 Palace Ave. 55102; We will plan to be ready to play in the lunchroom area at 7 and play until 8:45; contact: Paul Pagel, (612) 624-1300) (RAMS open house)

May 2 (Tuesday): Sit-in night

May 9: Rehearse

May 16: Rehearse in auditorium (RAMS 8th & 7th grade concerts)

May 20 (Saturday): Confederate Air Force Dance, 8-12 p.m. (contact: Pat Dohls, (651) 451-3544)

May 23: No rehearsal (RAMS 7th and 8th grade concerts)

May 30: Rehearse

June 6 (Tuesday): RBB Central Park band shell Concert, 7:30 (contact: Rick Schultz, (651) 415-2100)

June 13: Rehearsal (despite RCB concert in Central Park, and G.E.N. out of town)

June 17 (Saturday): Edison H. S. Reunion (contact: Marcia Guzy, (650) 323-2975)

June 20, 27: Rehearse (note conflict with RCB concert in Central Park June 20)

July 4 (Tuesday): RBB Central Park band shell Concert, 7:00-8:00, followed by RCB

July 11, 18, 25: Rehearse (note conflict with RCB concert in Central Park July 18)

July 28 (Friday): Play for Southern Police Institute dance at the Plymouth Radisson, time tentatively 8:00-11:00, after the comedian; start with In the Mood (contact: Kevin Keleher, (612) 404-5340; fax: (612) 473-8833)

August 1 (Tuesday): RBB Central Park band shell Concert, 7:00

August 8: Rehearse

August 13 (Sunday): RBB concert at Centennial Lakes Amphitheater, 7:00

August 15: Rehearse

August 19th (Saturday): Roseville Lutheran Corn Feed, 6-8 p.m. (contact: pastor David Hanson, (651) 487-7752)

August 22, 29: No rehearsal

September 5: Rehearse

September 10 (Sunday): St. Michael's Church fall festival and pig roast, 5:30-6:45 p.m.

September 12: Rehearse

September 16 (Saturday): Confederate Air Force Dance, 8-12 p.m.

September 19: No rehearsal

September 26: Rehearse

October 3 (Tuesday): Sit-in night

October 10, 17, 24: Rehearse

October 31 (Tuesday): Halloween. No rehearsal. Memorize the words to "Monster Mash" and recite them to your trick-or-treaters.

November 7, 14, 21, 28: Rehearse

December 5, 12: Rehearse

December 18 (Monday): Joint holiday concert with Roseville Community Band at Roseville Lutheran Church

December 19, 26: No rehearsals