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Spring 2021 combined rehearsal and concert information

Posted by Paul Sommer | Posted in General News | Posted on 14-03-2021

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 by Paul Sommer | Posted in General News | Posted on 15-02-2021

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 by Paul Sommer | Posted in General News | Posted on 14-02-2021

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 by Paul Sommer | Posted in General News | Posted on 19-10-2020

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 by Paul Sommer | Posted in General News | Posted on 22-09-2020

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 by Paul Sommer | Posted in General News | Posted on 25-08-2020

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.

New Location coming to Cleveland, TX

Posted by Paul Sommer | Posted in General News | Posted on 24-07-2020

A new location is coming to Cleveland, TX at Cornerstone Church 27453 Hwy 105W Cleveland, TX 77328.

Dates and times will be determined soon.

If your child is turning 9 this fall or is older, he or she is ready for band! You can sign up for a free appointment with Mr. Sommer at 3303 Sunlight Hill Lane, Spring TX, 77386 to try out the different band instruments your student can learn in class. The instruments are flute, alto sax, trumpet, trombone, clarinet, trumpet, and bell kit (percussion). We plan to start classes the week of August 24th!

Please email [email protected] and we will set up a time for you to try out the instruments!

Schedule a band instrument try out appointment

Posted by Paul Sommer | Posted in General News | Posted on 12-07-2020

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 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

All activities for the Spring 2020 semester cancelled

Posted by Paul Sommer | Posted in General News | Posted on 02-05-2020

Since Governor Abbott has ordered that the schools remain closed for the rest of the semester, we will follow the same decision. The contest, classes and concerts are cancelled for the spring semester. We look forward to a great Fall 2020 semester!

Class update

Posted by Paul Sommer | Posted in General News | Posted on 07-04-2020

According to Governor Abbott’s order, schools will remain closed through May 3, 2020. We plan to resume classes the week of May 4, 2020 if the school districts are also open in the area where your class is held. We may also extend classes another week (May 11-15). Beginner, intermediate, and advanced band students are welcome to attend all the classes at other locations to get in more class practice. Concert dates will probably be held a week later (May 18 & 19). Intermediate string, intermediate band and advanced band combined rehearsal are cancelled on April 20th and the Beginner band combined rehearsal on May 4th at 7 pm is cancelled.