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Number of cities found: 11
- ANTIOCH - SUNDAY, DECEMBER 23 - 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
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 16th from 1:00-3:00 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.
CONDUCTOR: Paul Hefner
COORDINATOR: Arlona Schulz 847-209-9121 SequoitTuba@gmail.com
- CARBONDALE - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1 - TIME: 2:00 pm
LOCATION: University Mall
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
COORDINATOR: Curtis Winston 618-351-6299
- CHICAGO - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 22 - 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: TBA
COORDINATORS: Brian Frederiksen 847-223-4586, Gene Pokorny , Dr. Bernard Dobroski , TubaChristmas-HolidayTubas Thomas Phillips 812-824-8833
WEB SITE: TubaChristmas.com
- FLOSSMOOR, 22ND ANNIVERSARY - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1 - TIME: 3:00 pm
LOCATION: Homewood-Flossmoor High School Auditorium, 666 Kedzie Ave.
REGISTRATION: 12:00 am, same
REHEARSAL: 1:00 pm, same
PARKING: Park at NW corner of the School near the Auditorium.
NOTE: Please bring a cloth for water valve discharge. Participant registration fee is $10.00
CONDUCTOR: Sarah Whitlock
COORDINATOR: Tom Hentschel 708-269-1932
- GALESBURG - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 15 - 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 lots west of the church.
NOTE: Participant registration fee is $10.00
CONDUCTOR: Dean Petrie
COORDINATOR: Gloria Bailey 309-368-2354
WEB SITE: www.galesburgtubachristmas.com
- LA SALLE-PERU - SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16 - 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: Dan Dietrich
GUEST CONDUCTOR: Concermaster - Rex Benson
COORDINATOR: Sue Gillio 815-223-4408
- MOLINE, 27TH ANNIVERSARY - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8 - TIME: 2:00 pm
LOCATION: South Park Mall, Court outside former Younkers store
REGISTRATION: 9:30 am, Empty store in SouthPark (to be determined)
REHEARSAL: 10:00 am, same as registration
PARKING: Free parking all around SouthPark Mall.
NOTE: Co-Sponsored by Griggs Music for the 27th year. You can register and buy supplies at Griggs Music, Davenport starting November 1st. Participant registration fee is $10.00
CONDUCTOR: Dusty Johnson
COORDINATOR: Chris Foster 563-391-9000
WEB SITE: www.griggsmusic.com/qctubachristmas/
- PINGREE GROVE - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1 - TIME: 4:00 pm
LOCATION: Pingree Grove Police Station
REGISTRATION: 2:30 pm, same
REHEARSAL: 3:00 pm, same
PARKING: Please park in main lot or on street.
NOTE: Please bring your own music stand and a cloth for valve discharge. Participant registration fee is $10.00
CONDUCTOR: Mr. Robert Green
COORDINATORS: Bethany Nelson 815-751-9196 firstname.lastname@example.org, 847-464-0377
- ROCKFORD - INAUGURAL - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 24 - TIME: 4:00 pm
LOCATION: Main Stage, Stroll on State Festival - W.State & N. Wyman St.
REGISTRATION: 12:00 noon, Nordlof Center 118 N. Main St.- Rockford
REHEARSAL: 2:00 pm, same as registration
PARKING: Please visit web site below
NOTE: TubaChristmas concert will be the featured event at the annual "Stroll on
State" festival. The concert will take place at the main stage immediately
prior to the lighting of the city Christmas Tree. Wear bright festive holiday colors. Decorate your instruments. Please bring cloth for water valve discharge. Participation registration fee is $10.00.
GUEST CONDUCTOR: Dr. Andrew Rummel
COORDINATORS: Kevin Jensen 815-636-1211 email@example.com, Arnie Rosen 815-670-7942
WEB SITE: www.gorockford.com/stroll-on-state
- SPRINGFIELD - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 15 - TIME: 1:00 pm
LOCATION: Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum
REGISTRATION: 10:30 am, Trinity Lutheran School - 515 S. MacArthur Springfield, IL 62704
REHEARSAL: 11:00 am, same as registration.
PARKING: The Museum parking lot is 1 block North.
NOTE: Dress in bright, festive, holiday colors. Decorate your instrument. Participant registration fee is $10.00.
CONDUCTOR: Tom Philbrick
COORDINATOR: Roger Schlichting 217-836-2053 firstname.lastname@example.org
- WEST DUNDEE - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8 - TIME: 12:00 noon
LOCATION: Spring Hill Mall
REGISTRATION: 10:30 am, Empty store space. Enter Entrance #1 and go to the door to your left.
REHEARSAL: 11:00 am, same as registration
PARKING: Please park in the Mall lot and use ENTRANCE #1 located between Cinemark Theatre and Pablo's Mexican Restaurant.
NOTE: The Performance will be indoors outside of H&M. Your belongings will be locked and safe in the rehearsal space during the performance. The rehearsal and performance space are very close to each other. Participant registration fee is $10.00
GUEST CONDUCTOR: Mr. Matthew Bishop
COORDINATOR: Bethany Nelson 847-464-0377
Harvey G. Phillips, President
THE HARVEY PHILLIPS FOUNDATION, INC.
TUBACHRISTMAS, P.O. Box 933, Bloomington, IN 47402-0933
PHONE: (812) 824-8833 FAX: (812) 824-4462
(check web site often for updates)
TUBACHRISTMAS is a registered property of the Harvey Phillips Foundation,