• Band trips 
  • Concerts for: Feeder schools, “Harris House”, Fall, Winter & Spring events 
  • Music Awards Night 
  • Honor band & music camp

Performing Ensemble Rehearsal Schedule

Before SchoolConcert Band
7:30 - 8:55
Concert Band
7:30 - 8:55
LunchSupervised Sectionals *Supervised Sectionals *Supervised Sectionals *
After SchoolConcert Choir
4:00 - 5:30
Concert Choir
*Alternate Rehearsal Day
Concert Choir
4:00 - 5:30

*Rehearsal will take place on this day during any week in which the Monday is a holiday.

Students MUST be available to attend all weekly rehearsals for each ensemble in order to complete their course requirements (5 credits per course, per year).

*Supervised lunchtime sectional hours will be required at the teacher’s discretion for various performing ensembles, and will be indicated in course outlines at the start of September.

Performance & Trip Dates


Sept. 20
6-6:30 PM

Parent Night

Selected small groups in JFHS Gym

Oct.19, 2 PM
Oct. 21, 5 PM

Choir Camp

Concert Choir at Camp Chestermere

Friday Nov. 2- Sunday Nov. 4
All Day & Evening

Vic Lewis Band Festival

Concert Band at Canmore, AB

Friday Nov. 9

Remembrance Day Assembly

Concert Band in JFHS Main Gym

Nov. 22
All Day & Evening

Gr. 9 Tours Performance and Open House Evening Performance

Concert Band Concert Choir at JFHS

10 AM - 1 PM

CBE luncheon performance (tentative, not confirmed)

Select Band 10 and 20/30
Chamber Groups and Soloists at JFHS

Nov or Dec

Falcon Spirit Day performance

Concert Band in JFHS Main Gym

Dec. 5 - Morning

Harris House Luncheon

Concert Band Jazz Band
Concert Choir in JFHS Library

Dec. 6, 7:00 PM

Winter Concert

Concert Band Concert Choir Band 10/20/30. Small ensembles in JFHS Main Gym

Mar. (TBA)
Afternoon/ Evening

ChoralFest South

Concert Choir at Knox United Church

Feb. 19-26 

Alberta International Band Festival – one day only

Concert Band at Rozsa Centre, UofC

Apr. or May 2019

Spring Music Trip- Quebec/Ontario, details   

All Day & Evening

May 23,  All day

Graduation Ceremonies

Concert Band Concert Choir at Jubilee Auditorium

May 27, 4-6 PM

Celebration of Learning Dress Rehearsal

Concert Band Concert Choir
JFHS Main Gym

May 28

JFHS Celebration of Learning GALA

Concert Band Concert Choir at JFHS

May 29, 7:00 PM

Spring Concert

Concert Band Concert Choir
JFHS Main Gym

May 30
6:10 - 6:30 PM

Academic Awards

Small ensembles
 JFHS Main Gym

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