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2019-2020 Performance Calendar

 Date  Day  Time  Event
 10/5  Saturday  11:00 Rails to Trails Trolley Festivus
Catonsville Junction
Edmondson and Dutton Avenues
Admission Charge: $3
 10/12  Saturday  1:00 Rock Hall FallFest
Main Street
Rock Hall, MD 21661
 10/25  Friday  7:00 Memorial Episcopal Church Hurricane Relief Concert
1401 Bolton Aveune
Baltimore, MD 21217

2019-2020 Informational Video

2019-2020 Steel Band Audition Information

Interested in learning to play pan (a.k.a. steel drums)?!? Come to the "Panyard," the steel band rehearsal room located near the cafeteria on the basement level of the main building for group lessons taught by student leaders of CHS Steelon Monday and Tuesday, August 19 & 20, from 2:30 - 4:30. Auditions for CHS Steel will be held from 2:30 - 4:30 on Wednesday, August 22 in the Panyard. Callbacks from the first day of auditions will be from 2:30 - 4:30 on Thursday, August 23rd. New band members will join returning members of CHS Steel for daily rehearsals from 2:30 - 4:30 on Monday the 26th through Thursday the 29th. The regular schedule of Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday rehearsals from 2:30 - 4:30 will begin on Tuesday, September 3rd. Students auditioning should be able to read music but no prior experience playing pan is necessary. Students interested in auditioning on drumset are expected to audition on pan as well. Drum set players should be able to play a calypso pattern. For more information, contact the directors, Mr. Wharton, jwharton@bcps.org, and Mr. Hamilton, ahamilton@bcps.org.