ROCKQUEST THIS SATURDAY
The Canterbury Heats of Smokefreerockquest are being held at the Aurora Centre at Burnside High, Corner of Greers Rd & Memorial Ave, on Saturday May 23rd. Our bands are on between 2-4pm.
Tickets $10 at the door. No charge for band members, teachers and children 5yrs and under.
Below is a list of the bands performing at the 2-4pm session on Saturday including our five bands, Electric Twitch, Genuine Fakes, Catch Phrase, Automatic and Cosmic Latte. All bands have had to write an original song for this, and most bands are from high schools. Come down and support our bands!
|2pm – 4pm session|
|Contraband||Rangiora High School|
|Silentium||Burnside High School|
|barracuda||Oxford Area School|
|electric twitch||Chisnallwood Intermediate|
|Cosmic Haven||Burnside High School|
|Genuine fakes||Chisnallwood Intermediate|
|Æons Collapse||Hagley Community College|
|Indispute||Mairehau High School|
|Catch Phrase||Chisnallwood Intermediate|
|The Forgotten Project||Kaiapoi High School|
|banter Cats||Rangi Ruru Girls’ School|
|The NinETY-NINERS||St Andrew’s College|
|the blind fishermen||Cashmere High School|
|two fists and an afro||Hurunui College|
|cosmic latte||Chisnallwood Intermediate|
|TOWERS OF KYOTO||St Andrew’s College|
|Untitled||Rangiora High School|
|6 of Us||Rangi Ruru Girls’ School|
|Forlorn Bloom||Hagley Community College|
Wow! Check out this fabulous NZ Music Month Raffle! Tickets are only $2 and are on sale until the end of May. The hamper contains lots of music stuff, yummy NZ food and an awesome $70 ukulele. Proceeds go towards benefiting Chisnallwood Music students.
PERFORMANCES COMING UP FOR OUR STUDENTS IN MAY (NZ Music month)
- Sat May 23th ROCKQUEST competition. 2pm-4pm at the Aurora Centre at Burnside High. (Corner of Greers Road/Memorial Ave) $10
- Tuesday May 26th Choir and Ukes 11am-11.40am at Aranui Library
- Wed May 27th Sing-off in the school Hall 12 noon for NZ Music Month Hook line and Singalong (“Stickytarday“)
- Friday May 29th Jazz and Irish 3 performances:
- 11-11.45am Aranui Library – Jazz Band
- (12.45 performance for teacher cluster meeting)
- 2-2.45pm Shirley Library – Jazz bands, acoustic trio and Irish band
The orchestra looks forward to playing in the school production in June.
Please keep an eye on chisnallwoodmusic.org.nz for music updates.
You can find the Hook, Line and Singalong song at http://menza.co.nz/stickytarday/ and get practicing!
The house that knows it best on May 27 wins lots of house points! Judges on the day are the president of MENZA, Celia Stewart and our vocal programme leader, Ravil Atlas.
Best wishes to our rock band performers:
Charis Naylor, Ella Peoples, Isaac Turnbull, Jordan Griffin, Maddi Wilson, Olivia Welsh
Josh McCaffery, Kayne Child, Keira Jonkers, Max Aldridge, Nic Ryan, Ryan Bell
Aaron Schwenke, Anika Aldridge, D’Angelo Tauti, Emmanuel Fruean, Tamsyn Reynard, Lanita Singh
Alisha Isaacs, Brydie Crates, Luke Tappin, Michael Nehoff, Nick Wickins, Rubi Hofstee
Herrick Zhang, Jai Tudor-Oakley, Jamie O’Brien, Luca Macleod-Watts, Oliver Coleman, Timothy Carey