Spence, Richard Melville, Dee Austring, Lynn Kemeys, Kirsten
Kesting, Maya Spence, Mark James, Philip Symonds, Susan Triggs,
Apologies : none
Mozart Concert –
December 01 and 02
I have left items in the
minutes from the last meeting where it seemed like a good idea
to remind us what we are up to. Where you have a particular
task – your name is in red.
If I got it wrong feel
free to correct me.
confirmed are Bass - George Burrell, Tenor - Iain Tetley
is now unable to sing with us which leaves us without the 2
will approach some of his contacts to find replacement
soloists. This may be difficult at this time of year and with
short notice and we may have to pay professionals to sing.
Expect some emails in the next couple of days to ratify.
has asked that we keep this news quiet until the replacements
are found and can be announced.
confirmed 2 violins, 1 viola, 1 cello and hopefully a flute and
– Robert Wiremu; this is still to be confirmed
Tickets / Advertising
print some tickets for us to sell prior to the concert, and
bring them to rehearsal on Sunday
are set at $20 Adults, $15 concession and $10 for children
are at St Peters Dec 01 and 02 at 2:00 pm
phone number can be used for prior orders – 372 3456
has written and submitted articles for Gulf News and the
– is to contact Whittaker’s and ask them to
circulate the concert program to their mailing list
it was decided that if performers are being paid we should
only give them a card and maybe a bottle of wine, still to be
of the performers have asked for payment but we assume
everyone except the orchestra will require paying
will continue on Tuesdays and Sundays
rehearsal, Thursday 29th 7- 9pm.
will you send an email to all about rehearsals for Sunday,
Tuesday and Thursday?
with musicians will be on the Saturday prior to the concert
applied for funding on Nov 1 to be told today that she needed
to fill in a form online. This has been done.
tickets needed - 11 return tickets x 2. Dee will amend the
application to reflect this number. Hopefully we will hear
before the concert if Fullers will subsidise any of the
any of the performers would like to stay on the Island and be
billeted this can be arranged at short notice
for a list of names of musicians for the program
and confirm 2 soprano soloists
Iain to perform a couple of Messiah solos
and confirm pianist and confirm his fee
with Iain and recommend fee for soloists
will be on Tuesday December 18th
who can volunteer to decorate the hall on Sunday 16th
Hall, bring a plate and a bottle
a great time to share with friends, so start practising those
skits and songs.
– to contact Onetangi Hall secretary and confirm hall is
fee on that date