• 2023-2024 CMS Music Concert Schedule:


    Band                                                              Choir/Hand Bells

    Fall Concert: Mon. Sept. 18,  2023    (Combined)     Fall Concert: Mon.  Sept. 18, 2023

                (No Beginning band)

    Holiday Concert: Mon. Nov. 20, 2023  (Combined)   Holiday Concert: Mon. Nov. 20, 2023

    Winter Concert: Mon. Feb. 12, 2024                          Winter Concert: Tues. Feb. 13, 2024

    Pops Concert: Mon. April 29, 2024                            Pops Concert: Tues. April 30, 2024


    Fall Concert: Monday, Oct. 2, 2023  

    Holiday Concert: Monday, Nov. 20, 2023 (with Choir and Band)

    Winter Concert: Thursday,  Feb. 15, 2024

    Pops Concert: Monday, April 29, 2024

    All Concerts listed above are part of the class and are mandatory. 

    You need to be at CMS at 6:30 PM & all concerts start at 7:00 PM

    Extra Events:

    Halloween Social-Oct. 18 (or 31) 2:30-4:00PM at CMS

    “The Story of Hansel and Gretel”  Musical Dress Rehearsal- Oct. 25 (1PM or afterschool), Oct. 26 (7PM), Nov. 1 (4:00 PM)

    The Story of Hansel and Gretel.”- Oct. 27 (7PM), Oct. 28 (2PM and 7PM), Nov. 3 (7PM), Nov. 4 (2PM)

    *7th-8th Band/Choir/Orchestra Concert tour: Nov./Dec. (at this time).

    *Nativities Festival/Colony X-Mas: Dec. 9, 2023 (during the day)

    “CMS Got’s Talent” Show-Dec. 20, 2023 at 7PM (Auditions are Dec. 13 after school)????

    Steel Drum Trip to Trinidad/Tobago: Jan. 25-Feb. 2

    Mat-Su Elementary/MS Solo & Ensemble Contest: March 4, 2024 (PM)

    Masquerade Ball: Fri. March 22, 2024: 6:30-8:30PM

    Mat-Su Honor Band/Choir/Orchestra: Mar 28-29, 2024 at CMS/CHS (all day)

    Valley Festival of the Arts:April 26, 2024: 6:30 PM till 9:00 PM

    “Spring Play”: May 10 (7PM) and May 11 (2PM).

    Music Awards Banquet: Mon.: May 13, 2024: 6:00 PM till about 8:00 PM

    *7th-8th Jazz Band/Choir Concert tour: April/May???

    Promotion (8th only): Wednesday, May 22, 2024 (12:00 PM) (probably).

    All events are at CMS except with a *


    Small Ensemble Events:

    Pep Band Season-end of Sept till Nov.-possible if interest

    Hand bells, small ensemble performances-11/27, 12/11 and ____?


    CMS Parent Music Booster meetings (mostly on Monday):

    Aug. 21 (Mon)  (General Membership Meeting)   Oct.9

    Nov. 6   Jan. 8  Feb. 5    Mar. 4  Apr. 1   May 6

    All meetings are in the CMS Band room at 7:00 PM


    Please note: Due to field trips or other school events, snow days, changes in school schedules, building usage and other events outside my control, some events may change.  I send an email newsletter once a month to remind parents of events.  Please look for the email.  Also, I will list upcoming events on every concert program.  Thank you for your support.  Hope to see you at these great events.


    Here is a link to a copy of the calendar- 2023-2024 CMS Music Calendar  (This has been updated due to Solo/Ensemble Contest being moved to March 4)