Here is the schedule of our meetings and other events for the 2017/18 season, as far as is known:
February 13 2018 – Jack Chambers – Duke Ellington – Piano Player
February 15 2018 – Jim Galloway’s Wee Big Band under the direction of Martin Loomer at the Garage , 720 Bathurst Street
March 13 2018 – Video evening, courtesy of Bruce Barton
April 10 2018 – Martin Loomer will discuss the preparations The Wee Big Band requires in order to present the April 28 concert. Tentative at this stage, depending on Martin’s availability.
April 28 2018 – TDES Fundraising Concert Walter Hall 7:30 p.m. featuring Jim Galloway’s Wee Big Band led by Martin Loomer. For tickets please contact Alan Shiels.
May 8 2018 – Scholarship winner, Richard Lee
June 12 2018 – Members’ Choice
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