Sr. Jazz Band Performance and information about hoodie order.

Earlier this week Sr. Jazz Band completed their end of octet performance. The video for that performance can be found here (video will remain up until Friday, March 12th): https://www.twitch.tv/videos/936804076 During Octet 5 Sr. Jazz Band also recorded for MusicFest Canada. MusicFest is the national competition for high school music and only bands that have been invited to compete may …

Coffee Fundraiser

We are doing our 2nd and final coffee fundraisr of the year. Global Coffee is based in Maple Ridge and offers 1 lb bags of fresh-roasted (the coffee isn’t roasted until I place the order and then is delivered promptly to the school) ground or whole-bean coffee. Each bag is $15 and $5 of that goes directly into the students …

Music Course Offerings for 2021-2022

A list of courses being offered by our department as well as a brief synopsis of each course can be found HERE. If you have questions about any of the courses or what courses might be right for your child please feel free to email me at: info@gwgmusic.ca Mr. Monkman

2019/20 Year End Information

It’s hard to believe that it’s the end of another school year. Never in my wildest nightmares did I ever expect to experience a year like this. I’m proud of the resiliency our students showed throughout these incredible times. I wish we could have shared our final product with you, all of our ensembles were making excellent progress going into …

2020 Music Festival Results

Congratulations to everyone who performed in the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival and Chilliwack Lions Music Festival, here are all of this years results: VOX: Bronze Jr Jazz Band: Silver+ and ‘B’ division runner up at the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival Orchestra: Gold Jr Concert Band: Gold, the trophy for ‘Most Outstanding Jr. Concert Band’ and an invitation to nationals. Sr …

January Music Notes

Good afternoon,I hope everyone had a restful winter break and has dug themselves out of the snow. As we wrap up first semester there are a few things all students and parents need to know: Idaho Tour: The final payment for our trip to Idaho is due on January 24th. Parents and students can expect an email this weekend listing …