TUBACHRISTMAS

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Number of cities found: 5

ILLINOIS

  • CHICAGO - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 18 - TIME: 11:30 am
    LOCATION: Palmer House Hilton, 17 E. Monroe St., Grand Ballroom
    REGISTRATION: 8:30 am, TBA
    REHEARSAL: 9:30 am, same
    PARKING: Use public transportation if available, otherwise city garages -paid parking
    NOTE: SUBJECT TO CHANGE:IMPORTANT COVID PROTOCOLS: : : ATTN: all performing participants. You must show proof of full Covid-19 vaccination. Full vaccination is defined as 14 days after the final dose. Equal too but not less than (1 dose of J&J or 2 doses of Pfizer or Moderna). Proof of vaccination and ID must be shown at the Upper Exhibition Hall doors (between 3rd & 4th floors), before you will be permitted to enter the rehearsal/registration area. MASK GUIDELINES:PERFORMERS- mask to be worn when not playing. AUDIENCE: members must wear a mask at all times. We apologize to those who are unable to participate in this years event due to these unforeseen restrictions and we will see you, in 2022. Please use gig bag and leave instrument case in car/bus. Bring folding music stand/lyre. Chairs will be provided. Dress in bright festive colors and if desired decorate your instrument. Participant registration fee is $10.00. ATTENTION ALL PARTICIPANTS AND AUDIENCE: all rooms must be vacated and cleared of personal belongings after the performance. ONLY PERFORMING participants allowed in rehearsal area. NO EXCEPTIONS! Please be considerate and follow the guidance of the Palmer House security personnel. Thank you.
    CONDUCTOR: Retired Colonel, Michael Colburn, U.S. Marine Band, Washington D.C
    COORDINATORS: TubaChristmas-HolidayTubas Thomas Phillips 812-824-8833, Dr. Bernard Dobroski , Gene Pokorny , Brian Frederiksen 847-223-4586, Steve Smith- HolidayTubas 812-824-8833
    WEB SITE: www.TubaChristmas.com
  • LA SALLE-PERU - SUNDAY, DECEMBER 19 - TIME: 4:30 pm
    LOCATION: Auditorium Ballroom, 109 First Street, LaSalle, IL 61301
    REGISTRATION: 12:30 pm, same
    REHEARSAL: 1:00 pm, same
    PARKING: On street parking; there is also a lot one block northeast of the venue.
    NOTE: Wear bright festive attire. Contest for best decorated instrument during rehearsal. Make sure decor does not impede playing capability. Please bring a music stand. Audience members are asked to bring a non-perishable food item for donation to several local food pantries, as well as jingle bells to join in the fun. Bells will be supplied for children in the audience. Participant registration fee is $10.00. Pre-registration is appreciated.
    CONDUCTOR: Dan Dietrich
    GUEST CONDUCTOR: Concermaster - Rex Benson
    COORDINATOR: Sue Gillio 815-224-4408 phloot1@aol.com
  • MACOMB - FRIDAY, DECEMBER 3 - TIME: 6:30 pm
    LOCATION: Western Illinois Museum
    REGISTRATION: 5:00 pm, Western Illinois University - Browne 130
    REHEARSAL: 5:15 pm, same
    PARKING: COFAC Parking Lot
    NOTE: Dress in bright, festive, holiday colors and decorate your instrument. Please follow all health standards and protocols. Participant registration is $10.00
    COORDINATOR: James Land 678-773-4076 jw-land@wiu.edu
  • NAPERVILLE - 2021 CANCELLED - NO EVENT - MONDAY, DECEMBER 25 - TIME: TBA
    LOCATION: CANCELLED - 2021 NO EVENT - CANCELLED
    NOTE: 2021 CANCELLED, NO EVENT 2021. Please be safe and have a Merry TubaChristmas. Hope to see you next year in 2022. Be sure to practice when ever time permits. It can't hurt. Positive aspects come from practice.
    COORDINATOR: Ron Keller 630-961-0908 rontubaman@gmail.com
  • SPRINGFIELD - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 11 - TIME: 1:00 pm
    LOCATION: White Oaks Mall - 2501 W. Wabash Ave. Springfield, IL 62704- Food Court 2704-
    REGISTRATION: 10:30 am, Trinity Lutheran School. 515 S. MacArthur 62704
    REHEARSAL: 11:00 am, same as registration.
    PARKING: The Museum parking lot is 1 block north on Sixth St.
    NOTE: Inform all your local and regional Tuba family friends about TubaChristmas, its purpose and to come and play and be part of the festivities. Possibly inform their band director to make it a learning, field trip experience like no other. Dress in bright, festive Holiday colors and decorate your instrument. Indoor concert, please bring saliva discharge rag or padded plate. Participant registration fee is $10.00.
    CONDUCTOR: Tom Philbrick - Springfield Municiple Band and Southeast High School.
    COORDINATOR: Roger Schlichting 217-836-2053 raschlichting@comcast.net

Thomas A. Phillips, President
THE HARVEY PHILLIPS FOUNDATION, INC.
TUBACHRISTMAS, P.O. Box 933, Bloomington, IN 47402-0933
PHONE: (812) 824-8833 FAX: (812) 824-4462
Web: www.TUBACHRISTMAS.com (check web site often for updates)
TUBACHRISTMAS is a registered property of the Harvey Phillips Foundation, Inc.