BAND

At this time, all in-person activities are suspended.  Once we are allowed to resume in-person activities, we will update these pages. 
If you are interested in joining the Drill Team please see CI Adamczak on Thursday nights - or come out to practice.

 

Band Rehearsals are held on Saturday mornings from 09h00 to 12h00hrs (9:00 am to 12:00 noon), at Our Lady of Good Voyage Catholic School, 5850 River Grove Avenue, Mississauga, Ontario, L5M 4W2 (in the school’s gymnasium).

First Rehearsal: Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 09h00 to 11h00 (9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.) for all Band Members. For Cadets who will be drawing instrument on loan - you MUST have one Parent attend with you as they will have to sign an Instrument Loan Agreement and leave a deposit cheque against possible damages or loss of the instrument and accessories.


Please arrive at the school no later than 0850hrs for 0900hrs start – READY TO GO and bring with you the following (these items are also required for all subsequent rehearsals):

1. Instrument (for Cadets who have their own);
2. Folio, music and lyre (for those Cadets who kept theirs over the summer);
3. Health Card;
4. Ring Binder (with paper) or a notebook, pen and pencil;
5. Water and snack;

 

DRESS:
Appropriate comfortable Civilian Attire (not torn or with offensive slogans).

Clean jeans and running shoes (non marking soles) are acceptable.

PARKING:
Please park in designated parking areas directly in front of the school and follow traffic signs. 

DO NOT block entrances, laneways and fire routes.

Band is currently accepting new applications for 2020-2021 Training Year for the following instruments:

- Flute/Piccolo
- Clarinet
- Alto Saxophone
- Tenor Saxophone
- Cymbals

All new members must be either studying their instrument at school, taking private lessons or be able to read music.

Due to time constraint we are unable to provide music lessons.

NEW MEMBERS:

If you currently play another instrument (other than listed above) and for all new members who wish to join the Band, please contact the Band Officer, CI Adamczak via e-mail at dco@789squadron.com.

 

Please DO NOT show up unannounced at rehearsal as this disrupts the rehearsal.

Drum Major History

2013 - 2015

FSgt M. Daniel

2015

FSgt E. Fernandes 

2016

FSgt P. Prabhu

2016 - 2018

FSgt D. Baquero Morales

2018 - 2019

FSgt A. Sabatino

2019 - Present

WO2 E. Gomes