Welcome to the Brockville Concert Band website!
Make Tuesday your music night out!
If you enjoy playing a concert band instrument,
you are welcome to join us at any rehearsal -
to play, or even just to listen.
BCB rehearsals take place Tuesdays from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
at Thousand Islands Secondary School (TISS),
2510 Parkedale Avenue, Brockville, Ontario (map) in the music room.
Use the music room door from the school bus lanes on the west side of the school,
near Parkedale Avenue.
The Band is on summer break.
Next rehearsal: September 11, 2018.
The Band calendar for 2017-2018 is available here.
June 28, 2018 - Notice to current and prospective members from the Executive Committee -
The Executive Committee has decided not to increase dues for the 2018/2019 Band season.
Annual dues will remain at $100.00 per person.
Dues may be paid in two installments: $50.00 by October 1 and $50.00 by the first rehearsal in January.
A prospective first-time Member may attend two rehearsals for free and may then become a Member
by paying dues of $50.00 for their first membership year.
Annual dues for students are $30.00 per person.
New members are also expected to purchase a band shirt (for concerts) at a cost of $55.00.
The BCB encourages anyone with an interest in playing with the Band to join us, regardless of financial situation.
Please speak with Musical Director Lance Besharah, in confidence, if you require assistance with dues/shirt purchase
or flexibility in paying by installments.
When school buses to TISS are cancelled, Band rehearsal is cancelled.
Check https://www.steo.ca/ for up-to-date bus cancellation notices.
Please help us keep the BCB scent-free -
do not wear scented products such as cologne, perfume, after-shave, or hair spray
to rehearsals or performances.
The Brockville Concert Band was inducted into the Brockville and Area
Music and Performing Arts Hall of Fame in 2009
and is a member of the Canadian Band Association (Ontario chapter).
Website last updated: July 31 2018 (PCH)