TUBACHRISTMAS

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Number of cities found: 11

ILLINOIS

  • ANTIOCH - SUNDAY, DECEMBER 22 - TIME: 7:00 pm
    LOCATION: Faith Lutheran Church, 24300 W. Grass Lake Road
    REGISTRATION: 2:30 pm, Antioch Township Building, 1625 N. Deep Lake Rd., Lake Villa, IL,
    REHEARSAL: 3:00 same
    PARKING: On-site.
    NOTE: It is very important to keep the performance hall clean. Please bring your own music stand. Participant registration fee is $10.00. Please arrange your transportation to the concert location. Pasta dinner will be provided to musicians between rehearsal and performance. EXTRA NOTE: We will be hosting a clinic on December 15th from 3:00-5:00 pm at the Antioch Township Center. The Clinic is designed for middle school students or under to become familiar with the TubaChristmas music and traditions. Please call or e-mail the coordinator with any questions.
    COORDINATOR: Arlona Schulz 847-209-9121 SequoitTuba@gmail.com
  • CARBONDALE - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7 - TIME: 2:00 pm
    LOCATION: University Mall, in front of Macy's
    REGISTRATION: 11:30 am, Carbondale Community High School
    REHEARSAL: 12:00 pm, same as registration
    NOTE: Dress Festive, or in your band uniform. Bring your own music & a cloth for water discharge. Participant registration is $10.00
    CONDUCTOR: Dr. Jessica Butler
    COORDINATORS: Curtis Winston 618-351-6299, Greg Townsend 618-203-2374
  • CHICAGO - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 21 - TIME: 12:30 pm
    LOCATION: Palmer House Hilton, 17 E. Monroe St., Grand Ballroom
    REGISTRATION: 9:30 am, Upper Exhibition Hall, between the 3rd & 4th floors
    REHEARSAL: 10:00 am, same
    NOTE: 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. Also only performing participants allowed in rehearsal area. NO EXCEPTIONS! The SALONS will be a holding room for early arriving participant family members/audience. There will be concession stands, beverage stations and ample seating available in that area. We will distribute color coordinated wristbands starting at 9AM at the check in the Salon area on the 3rd Floor. Wristbands will not be distributed earlier than 9AM. Lining up prior to the event will NOT BE allowed on the 4th floor. You will be picked up and escorted from the SALONS to the Grand Ball room according to your Wristband color, by an Event Manager 30 minutes prior to performance time. Doors to the Ballroom will open at 12:00 noon for the 12:30 concert. The color of your wristband ensures your spot in line to enter the ballroom. Guests who retrieved wristbands first will be allowed to enter the Grand/State Ballroom first. For your safety, once the Grand/State ballroom reaches max capacity/or all wristbands have been distributed, guests will be directed to the overflow ballroom (Red Lacquer Room). The overflow room will have the concert live on a TV screen for all guests to enjoy. If guests do not pick up a wristband prior to the event, they will not be allowed to enter the ballroom until all wrist banded guests have entered (depending on room occupancy). Please be considerate and follow the guidance of the Palmer House security personnel. Thank you.
    CONDUCTOR: Colonel Bryan Shelburne, Commander U.S. Army Band, (retired)
    GUEST CONDUCTOR: Retired Colonel, Michael Colburn, U.S. Marine Band, Washington D.C.
    COORDINATORS: TubaChristmas-HolidayTubas Thomas Phillips or Steve Smith 812-824-8833, Dr. Bernard Dobroski , Gene Pokorny , Brian Frederiksen 847-223-4586
    WEB SITE: TubaChristmas.com
  • GALESBURG - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 21 - TIME: 2:00 pm
    LOCATION: 1st Lutheran Church, 364 E. Water St.
    REGISTRATION: 9:00 am, same
    REHEARSAL: 9:45 am, same
    PARKING: Parking available in lot west of the church.
    NOTE: Bring your own stands & dress festively. Participant registration fee is $10.00
    CONDUCTOR: TBA
    COORDINATORS: Gloria Bailey 309-368-2354, Dave Ericson
  • LA SALLE-PERU - SUNDAY, DECEMBER 22 - TIME: 4:30 pm
    LOCATION: Celebrations 150, 740 E. Hwy 6, La Salle, IL 61301
    REGISTRATION: 12:30 pm, same
    REHEARSAL: 1:00 pm, same
    PARKING: Ample parking in adjacent lot.
    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: Paula Tuttle
    GUEST CONDUCTOR: Concermaster - Rex Benson
    COORDINATOR: Sue Gillio 815-223-4408
  • MACOMB - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7 - TIME: 9:00 am
    LOCATION: Rialto Cinema Lobby
    REGISTRATION: 6:00 pm, Dec. 6th WIU Browne 130
    REHEARSAL: 6:30 pm, same
    PARKING: Main Parking Lot
    NOTE: Participant registration fee is $10.00
    COORDINATOR: James Land 678-773-4076 jw-land@wiu.edu
  • MOLINE, 28TH ANNIVERSARY - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14 - TIME: 2:00 pm
    LOCATION: South Park Mall
    REGISTRATION: 9:30 am, South Park TBD
    REHEARSAL: 10:00 am, same as registration
    PARKING: Free parking
    NOTE: Participant registration fee is $10.00
    CONDUCTOR: Andy Owen
    COORDINATORS: Chris Foster 563-391-9000 cfoster@griggsmusic.com, Steve Judge
  • NAPERVILLE - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7 - TIME: 11:00 am
    LOCATION: U.S. Bank
    REGISTRATION: 9:00 am, Community Concert Center
    REHEARSAL: 10:00 am, same as registration
    PARKING: Bank lot & parking deck.
    NOTE: Participant registration fee is $10.00
    CONDUCTOR: Ronald Keller
    GUEST CONDUCTOR: David Carroll
    COORDINATOR: 630-927-0908
  • ROCKFORD - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 30 - TIME: 3:00 pm
    LOCATION: Memorial Hall-211 N. Main
    REGISTRATION: 12:00 noon, Memorial Hall-211 N. Main
    REHEARSAL: 2:00 pm, same as registration
    NOTE: TC- Rockford is a part of the "Stroll On State" Festival. *Performance outdoors, weather permitting. Participation registration fee is $10.00.
    CONDUCTOR: Dr. Sharon Huff
    COORDINATOR: Kevin Jensen 815-621-0875 tubachristmasrockford@gmail.com
  • SPRINGFIELD - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14
       TIMES: 1:00 pm - Abraham Lincoln Museum
                    3:30 pm - White Oaks Mall
    REGISTRATION: 10:30 am, Trinity Lutheran School - 515 S. MacArthur Springfield, IL
    REHEARSAL: 11:00 am, same as registration.
    PARKING: The Museum parking lot is 1 block north on Sixth St.
    NOTE: Participant registration fee is $10.00.
    CONDUCTOR: Tom Philbrick
    COORDINATOR: Roger Schlichting 217-836-2053 raschlichting@comcast.net
  • WEST DUNDEE - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7 - TIME: 12:00 noon
    LOCATION: TBA
    REGISTRATION: 10:30 am, Empty store- TBA
    REHEARSAL: 11:00 am, same as registration
    PARKING: Free parking Mall lot.
    NOTE: Please bring a music stand and valve cloth. Participant registration fee is $10.00
    CONDUCTOR: Mr. Chris Miller
    COORDINATOR: Bethany Nelson 847-464-0377

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.