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NW location/ Windwood band classes Cancelled Sept 14

Posted in General News | Posted on 09.13.2021

Classes which are held at Windwood Presbyterian Church are cancelled for tomorrow Tuesday, September 14th! We received an email today from Mrs. Watson, the principal of Kardia Christian Academy. She allows our band classes to meet at Windwood Presbyterian Church and she informed us that the school and church will be closed tomorrow due to Tropical Storm Nicholas.

We will not be offering a make up class for tomorrow’s cancelled class. You will have the opportunity to make up this class this semester or next semester if you wish at these locations. (Please look at the website under the 2021-2022 class tab for the class dates)

Spring, TX – Mondays

Founder’s Baptist Church – 24724 Aldine Westfield- Spring, TX 77373 Beginner band 12:30 P.M. -1:20 P.M. Intermediate band 1:30 P.M.- 2:20 P.M. Advanced band 2:30 P.M.-3:20 P.M.(Church foyer)

Cleveland, TX – Wednesdays

Cornerstone Church – 27453 Hwy 105 West – Cleveland, TX 77328 Beginner band 9:45 A.M. – 10:35 A.M.
Intermediate Band 10:45 A.M. – 11:35 A.M. (Room 113)

If you cannot make up tomorrow’s cancelled class this semester or next semester and you want a refund for tomorrow’s cancelled class, please email Brenda at [email protected] stating that you would like a refund for tomorrow’s cancelled class.

If we do not receive a refund request by email from you, we will assume that you are willing to pay the full price for tomorrow’s cancelled class.

2021 Homeschool Family Expo Sat Aug 21

Posted in General News | Posted on 08.16.2021

You are invited to attend the 2021 Homeschool Family Expo on Saturday, August 21, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Klein Multipurpose Center 7500 Farm to Market 2920 Klein, TX 77379
We will have a booth at the expo and anyone who is turning 9 this fall and is interested in joining band will be able to try out the beginner band instruments (flute, sax, clarinet, trumpet, trombone, and bell kit!
See you there!
www.Homeschoolfamilyexpo.com

Schedule a band instrument try out appointment or audition

Posted in General News | Posted on 05.26.2021

Instruments of Praise Homeschool Bands and Orchestras will be having homeschool band and orchestra classes this school year!

If your child is turning 9 this fall he or she is ready for band!!

You can sign up for a free appointment with Mr. Sommer, the band director at 3303 Sunlight Hill Lane Spring, TX 77386 where your child can try the flute, sax, clarinet, trombone, trumpet, cornet and/or bell kit! If your child has played in school already, please contact us and we will let you know what level he or she will need to register for.

If you are a returning student or know what level band or orchestra you will join, please fill out the online registration form at https://www.instrumentsofpraise.org/class-registration/ so that we can plan on the location that he or she will be attending.

Paul and Brenda Sommer
[email protected]

Instruments of Praise Homeschool Bands and Orchestras

832-813-8901

IOP Booth at the homeschool Called to Teach Convention May 27-29

Posted in General News | Posted on 05.26.2021

Instruments of Praise Homeschool Bands and Orchestras will have a booth (#1116) at THSC Called To Teach homeschool convention May 27-29, 2021 at the Waterway Marriott Convention Center 1601 Lake Robins Drive The Woodlands, TX 77380. If you are interested in the band or orchestra program, please stop by for more information!

Spring 2021 combined rehearsal and concert information

Posted in General News | Posted on 03.14.2021

Beginner Band- Combined rehearsal –Monday, May 3, 2021
7:00-8:00 P.M. at Founder’s Baptist (Gym) 24724 Aldine Westfield-Spring, TX 77373
Concert – Tuesday, May 11, 2021 – 6:30 P.M. at Lindale Assembly -503 Reid St. Houston, TX 77022

Intermediate Band-
Combined rehearsal –Monday, April 19, 2021 – 7:00-8:00 P.M. at Founder’s Baptist (Gym) 24724 Aldine Westfield-Spring, TX 77373
Concert-Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 7:30 P.M. at Lindale Assembly -503 Reid St. Houston, TX 77022

Advanced Band-
Combined rehearsal-Monday, April 19, 2021 -8:00-9:00 P.M. at Founder’s Baptist (gym) 24724 Aldine Westfield-Spring, TX 77373
Concert- Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 8:15 P.M. at Lindale Assembly -503 Reid St. Houston, TX 77022

Full Honor Orchestra-
Full Honor Orchestra and Advanced String Orchestra Party for current students- Saturday, May 8th at 4:30-8:00 P.M. at the Sommer’s home
Concert- Monday, May 10, 2021 at 7:30 P.M. at Lindale Assembly -503 Reid St. Houston, TX 77022.

Intermediate String Orchestra-
Concert- Monday, May 10, 2021 at 6:30 P.M. at Lindale Assembly -503 Reid St. – Houston, TX 77022

Advanced String Orchestra-
Full Honor Orchestra and Advanced String Orchestra Party- Saturday, May 8th at 4:30-8:00 P.M. at the Sommer’s home
Concert- Monday, May 10, 2021 at 7:30 P.M. at Lindale Assembly -503 Reid St. – Houston, TX 77022.

Feb 16 classes canceled

Posted in General News | Posted on 02.15.2021

Due to the winter weather and road conditions, we are canceling the classes for Feb 16th which are normally held at Windwood Presbyterian Church in northwest Houston. Stay warm and safe! See you all next week!

Feb 15 classes canceled

Posted in General News | Posted on 02.14.2021

Due to the winter weather, band and orchestra classes are canceled for Monday, February 15, 2021 at the Founder’s Baptist Church location.
Stay warm:)

Fall 2020 Band and Orchestra Concert info

Posted in General News | Posted on 10.19.2020

Beginner Band-
Combined rehearsal –Monday, December 7, 2020
7:00-8:00 P.M. at Founder’s Baptist (Gym) 24724 Aldine Westfield-Spring, TX 77373
Concert – Tuesday, December 15, 2020 – 6:30 P.M. at Lindale Assembly -503 Reid St. Houston, TX 77022

Intermediate Band-
Combined rehearsal –Monday, November 30, 2020 – 7:00-8:00 P.M. at Founder’s Baptist (Gym) 24724 Aldine Westfield-Spring, TX 77373
Concert-Tuesday, December 15, 2020 at 7:30 P.M. at Lindale Assembly -503 Reid St. Houston, TX 77022

Advanced Band-
Combined rehearsal-Monday, November 30, 2020 -8:00-9:00 P.M. at Founder’s Baptist (gym) 24724 Aldine Westfield-Spring, TX 77373
Concert- Tuesday, December 15, 2020 at 8:15 P.M. at Lindale Assembly -503 Reid St. Houston, TX 77022

Full Honor Orchestra-
Full Honor Orchestra and Advanced String Orchestra Party for Current students- Saturday, December 12th from 11:00 A.M.-3:30 P.M. at the Sommer’s home
Concert- Monday, December 14, 2020 at 7:30 P.M. at Lindale Assembly -503 Reid St. Houston, TX 77022.

Intermediate String Orchestra-
Concert- Monday, December 14, 2020 at 6:15 P.M. at Lindale Assembly -503 Reid St. – Houston, TX 77022

Advanced String Orchestra-
Full Honor Orchestra and Advanced String Orchestra Party for Current students- Saturday, December 12th from 11:00 A.M.-3:30 P.M. at the Sommer’s home
Concert- Monday, December 14, 2020 at 7:30 P.M. at Lindale Assembly -503 Reid St. – Houston, TX 77022.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 classes cancelled

Posted in General News | Posted on 09.22.2020

Northwest Houston Location Students and parents,

We have been notified that the Windwood Presbyterian Church is closed today. There will be no classes today Tuesday, September 22, 2020. See you all next week! Stay dry!

Paul and Brenda Sommer

Cleveland band classes Wednesday, August 26 on schedule

Posted in General News | Posted on 08.25.2020

We are keeping an eye on the hurricane. We are still scheduled to have classes at 10:45-11:35 A.M. even though Cleveland ISD is closed Wednesday. Please check this NEWS tab for further notice.