Band Camp 2022

It was fantastic to see so many East Wiltshire grade 7, 8, and 9 students making music together at band camp last week. We are off to a great start!

*If you have any more group photos to share, please feel free to send them to me at ampeters@edu.pe.ca

Saxophone Ensemble
Senior Concert Band
It’s so nice to play for an audience again!

Important Band Camp information from the camp director

Camp Dates: Monday, August 22nd – Friday, August 26th, 2022
Camp Location: Colonel Gray Sr. High School              

175 Spring Park Rd Charlottetown

Parents are responsible for transportation to and from camp, carpooling is encouraged. Please note: students who arrive early are not supervised and will not be permitted to enter the building until staff open the doors at 8:55 am. Any campers who should be self-isolating or who are currently positive for COVID-19 will NOT be permitted to attend camp. If a camper develops symptoms during camp, parents will be contacted and the camper will be sent home immediately to be tested.
If your camper will be absent from camp, please email ktmaclaine@edu.pe.ca to let us know. If your camper will be no longer attending, we ask that you please inform their home school teacher asap. As the camp is planned based on current enrollment, we regret that there are no refunds should your plans have changed.

INFORMATION SPECIFIC TO CAMPER LEVEL:


BEGINNER CAMPERS (new to their band instrument, including saxophone/percussion)Your camp day begins at 9:00 am and ends at 11:30 am.Please use the main/front entrance of the school.Please bring a water bottle and a nut-free snack.Your instrument will be waiting for you at camp.A short concert, to showcase all you have learned, will be held in the Colonel Grey cafeteria on Friday, August 26th at 11 am. Family and friends are welcome to attend.

INTERMEDIATE/SENIOR CAMPERS (already have one or more years of experience on their band instrument)Your camp day begins at 9:00 am and ends at 3:00 pm.Please use the south student parking lot entrance to the school (side of school closest to Pond St.)Please bring a water bottle, a nut-free snack, and lunch. You will not be able to leave the school property to buy lunch.Bring your instrument, music will be provided at camp.A concert, to showcase all of the music you have learned, will be held in the Colonel Grey cafeteria on Friday, August 26th at 1 pm. Family and friends are welcome to attend.Additional information and contact email addresses can be found on our band camp website:

https://sites.google.com/cloud.edu.pe.ca/bandcamp/home
We look forward to making music with you at camp!

Kirsten MacLaine (she/her)
Band Camp Director, Band Director, Bluefield High School

Band Camp Update

I hope everyone is having a great summer! 

Please visit the Band Camp website for up-to-date information:

https://sites.google.com/cloud.edu.pe.ca/bandcamp/home

Instrument assignments for band camp (August 22nd-26th) are listed below. Please note that everyone was accommodated this year with their first or second instrument choice. Changes to instrument selections cannot, unfortunately, be made for band camp. I encourage students to keep an open mind, be prepared for new challenges, make new friends, and to have fun learning to play a new instrument next week! See you soon!

Grade 7 Beginners

ColeBriouxClarinet7Beginner
MollyBrownClarinet7Beginner
TessaCampbellClarinet7Beginner
CharlotteCampbellClarinet7Beginner
JamesChaiClarinet7Beginner
AustinDunnClarinet7Beginner
MorganJonesClarinet7Beginner
KynissaLandryClarinet7Beginner
TessaMacCormackClarinet7Beginner
CharlyMcKinnonClarinet7Beginner
IsaacMorseClarinet7Beginner
AshleyNewsonClarinet7Beginner
BlytheO’MalleyClarinet7Beginner
KennedyPetersClarinet7Beginner
MalachiWard-DafosClarinet7Beginner
AinsleyWatsonClarinet7Beginner
MadisonBertramFlute7Beginner
AvaDaviesFlute7Beginner
LeilaDjelouahFlute7Beginner
CamilaGomezFlute7Beginner
QuinnHartery WestFlute7Beginner
RubyKellerFlute7Beginner
SkylaLapointeFlute7Beginner
LucyMacArthurFlute7Beginner
AvinManojFlute7Beginner
AnastasyaNozdriuhinFlute7Beginner
LucasThistleFlute7Beginner
ZacharyKirbyTrombone7Beginner
NolanPottsTrombone7Beginner
IzzyPowerTrombone7Beginner
SadieSteadTrombone7Beginner
HenrySteevesTrombone7Beginner
TodorVeselovskyTrombone7Beginner
HarryWaughTrombone7Beginner
SeanJacksonTrumpet7Beginner
AddisonPerryTrumpet7Beginner
WesleyWorrallTrumpet7Beginner
BrandynBlanchardTrumpet7Beginner
AnnaCannonTrumpet7Beginner
PaytonCrozierTrumpet7Beginner
ArthurDavidkovichTrumpet7Beginner
WilliamDoverTrumpet7Beginner
ChloeMacInnisTrumpet7Beginner
CorbinMacKinleyTrumpet7Beginner
CodyMacMillanTrumpet7Beginner
CooperMarshallTrumpet7Beginner
BenPearsonTrumpet7Beginner
SamuelPuiia-MacDonaldTrumpet7Beginner
JorjaMacDonaldTuba7Beginner
AidanShawTuba7Beginner

Grade 8 and 9 Beginners

AmeliaMacQuarriePercussionGrade 8Beginner
KaitManleyPercussionGrade 9Beginner
PeytonPetersPercussionGrade 8Beginner
TheresaBurtAlto SaxophoneGrade 8Beginner
SofiaButlerAlto SaxophoneGrade 9Beginner
AvaCarterTenor SaxophoneGrade 8Beginner
MakennaGorveattTenor SaxophoneGrade 9Beginner
AlexiliffeTenor SaxophoneGrade 8Beginner
JanieReardonPercussionGrade 8Beginner
AllieSanfordBaritone SaxophoneGrade 9Beginner
MontgomerySteadAlto SaxophoneGrade 9Beginner
KaidenceWeeksAlto SaxophoneGrade 9Beginner
JerryZhangTenor SaxophoneGrade 8Beginner
MadelineMacRaeAlto SaxophoneGrade 8Beginner
KatelynnClermontTubaGrade 9Beginner (switching)
JoelleGillisBaritone/EuphoniumGrade 8Beginner (switching)
AriannaGrayclarinetGrade 8Beginner (switching)
JordanStewartClarinetGrade 8Beginner (switching)

EWS Intermediate and Senior Camp

HenryBelbinTubaGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
BenBoyleTromboneGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
AlexBoyleTrumpetGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
SethBurkeTromboneGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
EmilyBurnleyFluteGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
EwanCampbellBaritone/EuphoniumGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
DaisyDoucetteTrumpetGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
LolaJohnstonFluteGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
TamlaK’nyawFluteGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
JeremyLiuClarinetGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
DouglasLyuClarinetGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
CadenMacAuslandBaritone/EuphoniumGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
FionaMuiseClarinetGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
CoralRattrayFluteGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
EvaSobotaTrumpetGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
GriffithStewartBaritone/EuphoniumGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
BrantVan der koiTubaGrade 8Intermediate (1yr. experience in school band program)
HaileyBlanchardClarinetGrade 9Senior (2+ yrs. Experience in school band program)
Samuel (Sam)DennisTrumpetGrade 9Senior (2+ yrs. Experience in school band program)
BenKirbyPercussionGrade 9Senior (2+ yrs. Experience in school band program)
LucyMacAulayFluteGrade 9Senior (2+ yrs. Experience in school band program)
AmyMorseClarinet or Alto SaxGrade 10Senior (2+ yrs. Experience in school band program)
LielOvchinikovClarinetGrade 9Senior (2+ yrs. Experience in school band program)
KatePhillipsClarinetGrade 9Senior (2+ yrs. Experience in school band program)
Orionvan der GaagClarinetGrade 10Senior (2+ yrs. Experience in school band program)

Band Camp Reminders

Band Camp begins on Monday, August 22nd! Instruments for beginners will be distributed at camp. Please check back here next week for a list of instrument assignments. Intermediate and senior band camp students are responsible for bringing their instruments to camp on the first day. I’m looking forward to seeing you soon!

Band camp website (general information for campers): https://sites.google.com/cloud.edu.pe.ca/bandcamp

Dates and Times: The camp will be held from Monday, August 22nd to Friday, August 26th at Colonel Gray. The schedule is:
Beginner Camp: Monday-Friday, 9:00 – 11:30 am
Intermediate/Senior Camp: Monday-Friday, 9:00 – 3:00 pm