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GENERAL INFORMATION FOR MEMBERS

Equipment

Members must bring their own stands to rehearsals and performances. To begin with this season, rehearsals will be from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Members should arrive in time to set up before the rehearsal begins.

Setup and Take-down

Members are expected to assist with setting up and putting away chairs and the conductor's podium and helping with the percussion equipment. This includes sanitizing of chairs, etc.

Membership Application Form

Members and new applicants for membership may access a PDF version of the 2021-2022 Membership Application Form to complete and print. Here is the 2021-2022 Information Letter which includes further details not included on this website. Each person attending rehearsals (and performances) is required to be completely vaccinated and must complete this Health and Safety Protocol document.

Membership Dues

Dues are $110 for adults and $55 for students, payable within 4 weeks of the beginning of each playing season (or within 4 weeks of joining the band.) Dues may be paid by cash, cheque or e-transfer. See the Treasurer regarding special circumstances.

Formal Concerts

Concert attire consists of:

  • white, long-sleeved shirt,
  • black pants or skirt,
  • black socks and shoes,
  • black vest (supplied by the Band)
  • for Christmas concerts only, appropriate seasonal embellishments (Santa hats, red ties, etc.)

Informal Concerts (generally outdoor)

Concert attire consists of:

  • red golf shirt or red t-shirt,
  • black pants or skirt,
  • black socks and shoes (or sandals if the weather is very hot),
  • hat and sunglasses if required for outdoor venue