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Band / Wind Ensemble / Jazz Band

2019 Great Vacation Getaway Raffle Winners!

Grand Prize to Mexico: Ann Dubois 

$1000 to Sobeys: Kris Dahl

$500 to Canadian Tire: Ellen Duncalfe

$300 to Applebees: Jill Teney



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.

 Japan Trip 2019

 2019 Grad Band