Lovejoy Orchestra Newsletter

October 6, 2016

Week of 10.3-10.7


Happy October!! I hope everyone has been enjoying the beautiful weather outside. We are certainly looking forward to the cooler weather.

Our Fall Concert is quickly approaching on Monday, October 24th. All orchestra's are working very hard on preparing this music to you and we are looking forward to our performance!

Leopard Friday is on Friday, October 14th. We will be asking for volunteers to help with the set up of our tent and working the car bash fundraiser. If you are available to help at all, please email Mr. Sloan at

Have a wonderful weekend!

Mr. Sloan

Mrs. Winkler

All Region Violin Clinic

Saturday, Oct. 8th, 10am

2350 Estates Parkway

Lucas, TX

Clinic with Jennifer Fox for All Region Violinists! Any high school violinist that is auditioning for All Region is encouraged to attend this clinic.

Private Lessons

Private Lessons are highly encouraged for every student in orchestra. Private lessons are a one on one lesson with a professional musician.

We have a few teachers who come to LHS and teach privately during class. The lessons are $20 per half class lesson.

Their availability is limited so if you are interested please contact them ASAP.

Here are the teachers and their info.

Trey Anderson - Bass


Larry Latanzi - Violin and Viola


Stephen Beall - Violin and Viola


Phillip Taggart - Cello


Also here is a Viola teacher who lives in Lovejoy who teaches out of his house or will come to your house.

Samuel Kuang -Viola


Lovejoy Orchestra Trip to the DSO

DEADLINE to purchase DSO tickets: Wednesday, October 26th

Many of you have already purchased DSO tickets at Registration night. For those of you who would still like to purchase tickets please have students bring an envelope to school with their name on it and make the check out to LOBC (Lovejoy Orchestra Booster Club) – pricing below.

DSO Holiday Pops Concert

December 2nd, 7:30 p.m.

Orchestra Students: $10

Other Family Members: $35

Bus transportation provided for Orchestra Students
departing from Willow Springs @ 5:45 p.m.

Booster Club Meeting

Tuesday, Oct. 11th, 8pm

2350 Estates Parkway

Lucas, TX

Orchestra Spirit Night at Kelly Farms Burger Stand!

Tuesday, Oct. 18th, 10:30am-8pm

Kelly Farms Burger Stand

Come out and support the orchestra! Mention Lovejoy Orchestra when you check out and a portion of the sale will go directly to the program. Thank you so much for your support!

Follow us on Twitter!

Follow @LovejoyOrch to get reminders and tweets throughout the year.

If you do not have a twitter account, you can receive our tweets as a text message by texting the number "40404" and in the message field type "follow@LovejoyOrch".

Boy Uniform Shirt Exchange

If your son has a tux shirt that no longer fits and would like to see if someone could trade follow this link!