2018 Spring Newsletter

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Click here for the Spring 2018 Campolindo Instrumental Music
Newsletter “Take Note”.


Spring Concerts

Join Campolindo Music Boosters for their Spring Concert at the Campolindo Performing Arts Center on Friday, May 11, 2018 at 7:00pm. On this evening we will honor our Seniors who will perform in their final concert at Campolindo.

Archived “Take Note” Newsletters

Campo Students perform at Carnegie Hall

Four Campolindo students were among the finalists chosen to perform at Carnegie Hall in February through the High School Honors Performance Series. Read the article in the Lamorinda Weekly.

Congratulations, Students!

Congratulations to the following students for securing a position in the 2018 Contra Costa County Honor Band:

  • Carissa Z., flute (junior)
  • Isabel H., oboe (junior)
  • Joseph C., clarinet (senior)
  • Ian C., clarinet, (senior)
  • Daniel W., clarinet (senior)
  • Justin X., clarinet (freshman)
  • Corbin S., trumpet (freshman)
  • Marc S., trombone (senior)
  • Connor J., trombone (freshman)
  • Russell B., euphonium (sophomore) – FIRST CHAIR
  • Adriana D., tuba (junior)
  • Lucas M., percussion (junior)

We’re proud of these students as well as all of those who prepared an audition and had the courage to participate in the process.

The CCC Honor Band will perform at the San Ramon Valley High School Performing Arts Center on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 7:30pm (doors open at 7pm).

August Mailer 2017

Welcome to Instrumental Music 2017-2018

  • Mr. Johnson’s Welcome Back letter – click here
  • Music Boosters President’s Welcome – click here
  • Music Boosters Board – parents & Music Student Council – students

Calendar & Event Reminders

  • Calendar for 2017-2018 available here (REVISED 10/4/2017)
  • Welcome Back BBQ – Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 11am – details
  • POPS Concert – Monday, October 2, 2017 at 6pm – details
  • Snack Concession – Friday, October 13, 2017 – details (REVISED 9/26/2017)
  • Jazz Dinner Dance – February 10, 2018 – 6 to 10pm – Moraga Country Club

Concert Attire Requirements & Deadlines

  • Formal Concert Attire requirements – website
  • Freshman Girls and Girls new to Campolindo HS this Fall

If you’re interested in a Black Concert Dress or Tunic/Pants Combo, please visit the Music Boosters Table on Cougar Day to get measured, or contact Jennifer Gilmour to make arrangements to get measured. Girls in all instrumental music groups will need to wear black concert dresses and solid black, low-heeled shoes. Girls who already have the required dress do not need to order a new one. Cello players have the option to order a tunic w/long black pants, if desired. Dresses are $75, Pants/Tunic are $97. Please bring a check to Cougar Day, payable to “Campolindo Music Boosters”. For more info, click here.

  • Boys – Deadline to order tuxedos – Thursday, September 14, 2017!

Music Boosters Donation Form

If you haven’t made your donation yet through the Webstore, or prefer to write a check, please print and complete the 2017-2018 donation form. Drop off completed form with your check on Cougar Day at the Music Boosters table.

Campo Music Boosters Board & Committee Chairs 2017-18

President                  Erika Pringsheim-Moore
Vice President(s)          Jennifer & Mel Gilmour
Concert Attire             Jennifer Gilmour 
Welcome Back BBQ           Cynthia Granicher 
POPS Potluck               Amy Kikugawa & Christine Swihart
Homecoming Snack Shack     Claudia Miyar & Michelle Clancy
Hospitality (Band)         Cheryl Evans
Hospitality (Orchestra)    Cathy Schulz, Reena Malhotra & Claudia Benner
Jazz Dinner Dance          Shelly Muray
Senior Gifts               Molly Ogro
Publicity                  Tina Chambers
Webmaster & Email          Paul Derksen
Newsletter Layout          Tina Riepe
Photography                Vadim Mikulinsky
Treasurer                  Bill Doherty
Advisor                    Maestro Johnny Johnson, Director