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2020 Great Vacation Getaway Raffle Winners!


Grand Prize Hawaii OR $4000 - Sally Spiss
$300 Applebees: Mirasol Barluado
$500 Canadian Tire: Ken Wakefield
$1000 - Sobeys Cards: Laurie Sedgwick



Massey Band Program

Calendar of Events   2019-2020

(Dates are subject to change) 

Band Calendar of Events 2019 - 2020.pdf




​Monday, Sept. 16

SR Jazz Rehearsals start
Tuesday, Sept. 17
JR Jazz Rehearsals start
​Wednesday, Sept. 18
​Waverly Park
​Wednesday, Sept. 25
​Vincent Massey Music Association AGM
​VM Band Room
​Wednesday, Sept. 25
​Nova Scotia Parent Meeting 
​VM Band Room
Wednesday, Sept. 25

​Deadline to apply for Manitoba Senior Honour Band@8pm.
Audition material is available at
​Thursday, Sept. 26
​Vincent Massey Open House
​Friday, Nov.8
​Wind Ensemble/Choir perform
​Remembrance Day Assembly @VM
​Saturday, Nov. 9
​Provincial Senior Honour Band Concert
​Jubilee Place
Winnipeg, MB
​Thursday, Nov.14
​SR Jazz Workshop with the Nick MacLean Quartet and Concert @7pm
​Lorne Watson Recitial Hall@BU
​Saturday, Nov. 16
​WJO Workshop- JR Jazz Students
​Garden City Collegiate
Winnipeg, MB
​Experiences Canada - Band Trip to Truro, Nova Scotia
​Wednesday, Dec. 4
​Massey Christmas Concert
​Thursday, Jan. 23
​Jazz at the 40! (all jazz students)
​The 40
​February 7-8
​Westman Honour Band
​BU School of Music & WMCA
​February 13 or 14
​Brandon High School Concert Band Collaboration Project
​VM (AM)
​February 18-21
​Winnipeg's Classic 107 Festival - Wind Ensemble Trip (exact dates TBD)
​March 4-5
​SR & JR Jazz Workshops in Brandon (exact dates/time TBD)
​March 19-21
​Brandon jazz Festival (all jazz students)
​April 21-22
​Level 2 Band Festival - Grade 9 Concert Band
​SR Jazz performance (exact dates TBD)
​Legislative Building, Winnipeg
​May 22-28 
​Experiences Canada (Cobequid Education Centre Truro, Nova Scotia) visit Brandon
Monday, May 27
​Spring concert - all students
​VM Field
​Tuesday, June 9
​Jazz Spring Concert 
​Princess Park

 VMMA Lottery Fundraiser:
This fundraiser has now begun. This is an optional fundraiser, but the most profitable for students that the music program does all year.

Tickets are once again $20.00 each and there will be 4 prizes.
a) $4500 trip to Huatulco (or you can take a $4500 travel voucher from Vision Travel to go anywhere you like, or a $4000 cash prize.

b) $1000 to Sobeys/Safeway

c) $500 to Canadian Tire

d) $300 to Applebees

Students will profit $10 for each ticket sold which will go directly in to their VM fundraising account to spend on anything music related throughout the year.

Draw date for all prizes will be June 4th, 2019 at 8PM at Vincent Massey High School.

See Ms. Demond or any Vincent Massey Band or Choir students for an application form.

 Brandon Jazz Workshop - March 2020

 BU Jazz & Senior Jazz Collaboration - March 2020

 Christmas in the Community

 Jazz @ the 40 - 2020

 Junior Jazz @ WJO Workshop in Winnipeg

 Nick Maclean & Senior Jazz Concert - November 2019

 Remembrance Day 2019

 Tri High Senior Band Collaboration

 Truro, Nova Scotia - Nov-Dec 2019

 Westman Honour Band - February 2020

 Winnipeg Wind Ensemble Trip - February 2020

 Winter Concert 2019

 Japan Trip 2019

 2019 Grad Band