Friday, October 28th & Saturday, October 29, 2016
Western University's Don Wright Faculty of Music
The Ontario Band Association is proud to announce the formation of a
regional honour band for Grade 8, 9, and 10 students in Southwestern
This two-day event will be a great opportunity for musical enrichment
and provide memories that will last a lifetime!
Acceptance into the ensemble is through teacher recommendation, not
Highlights of the Honour Band:
- Rehearse at Western University’s Don Wright Faculty of Music in
their new building!
- Perform for family and friends in the Paul Davenport Theatre on
the Western Campus.
- Learn from some of Ontario’s most distinguished music specialists.
- Enjoy a free concert by Western University chamber groups.
- Receive a T-shirt to commemorate the event.
- Meet new friends from all over the region.
- Make some great music and create some great memories!
Music will be sent out to the participants in advance of the Intermediate
Honour Band weekend. The registration and recommendation form deadline is
Our music sponsor,
Harknett Musical Services
, is graciously providing us with a huge
discount on black leatherette folders. Regular retail price of the folder
with the “OBA/Western Intermediate Honour Band” embossing would cost
upwards of $30 but we are offering them for only $22. This is truly a
great price and I am very appreciative to Harknett Music for this discount.