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ESM Supergroup 2020 is cancelled due to inclement weather

 
Welcome to the 2020-21 school year! This year's annual Supergroup event will be held outdoors. Due to capacity restrictions, the event will be held in three sessions.
 
DATE: Sunday, September 13, 2020.
Unfortunately, NO RAIN DATE. An announcement will be made by noon Sunday if cancelled for inclement weather.
 
LOCATION: Activity field, PLAST Huculak Ukrainian Centre (516 The Kingsway, Etobicoke M9A 3W6)
Parking: Enter ONLY from The Kingsway. The Kipling Ave entrance will be closed.
 
TIMES: Each Supergroup session will be approximately 35-40 minutes.
 
Supergroup #1 - 2:00 pm (arrive by 1:45 pm for tuning and check-in)
  • Violin: Pre-Twinkle*, Book 1
     
  • Cello: Pre-Twinkle*, Book 1 and early Book 2 (Du Pre, Ma, and Breval groups)
    Bring cello chair and strap/a small mat to be placed under endpin.
* New beginners welcome to observe from audience.
 
Supergroup #2 - 3:15 pm (arrive by 3:00 pm for tuning and check-in)
  • Violin: Book 2, Book 3, and Books 7+ (senior Harmonia group)
    Harmonia group: Bring music stand, printed harmony PDFs in a binder, and clothespins/clips (to secure pages).
     
  • Viola: Books 4+
    Bring music stand, printed harmony PDFs in a binder, and clothespins/clips (to secure pages).
     
  • Cello: Book 2 and possibly some Book 3 (Boccherini group)
    Bring cello chair and strap/a small mat to be placed under endpin.
 
Supergroup #3 - 4:30 pm (arrive by 4:15 pm for tuning and check-in)
  • Violin: Books 4-6
     
  • Cello: Books 3+ (Popper and Casals groups)
    Bring cello chair and strap/a small mat to be placed under endpin.
    Casals group: Also bring music stand, printed harmony PDFs in a binder, and clothespins/clips (to secure pages).
     
  • Graduate students Class of 2020
REPERTOIRE: Repertoire will be selected from the corresponding Book levels.
 
VOLUNTEERS: Please arrive 30 minutes prior to assigned session. Contact Tammy for further info.
 
BEFORE ARRIVAL:
  • Waiver - Please sign and return this waiver (PDF) before September 13, or bring on the day of the event. We will also have extra copies on hand.
ARRIVAL:
  • Parking - Please enter ONLY from The Kingsway. Parking will be limited to the spaces along the side and near The Kingsway entrance. Click the image for larger view:


    Supergroup layout

  • Tuning - Please tune your instrument at your car before checking in at the registration desk. Instrument cases can be left with parents in the audience.
     
  • Screening - Print and complete this screening form (PDF) for EVERY parent and child attending, and bring the forms with you to Supergroup. Submit the forms at the registration desk BEFORE entering the performing area. Volunteers will be available to collect and check the forms.
     
  • Audience Seating - Please bring your own lawn chair or seating mat for the lawn. Place seating 2 metres apart.
     
  • Washrooms - Young children should be accompanied to the washrooms.
     
  • Face masks - Everyone will be required to wear face masks during this event. If you are unable to wear a face mask, please refrain from attending this event.
DEPARTURE:
  • Seating - Be sure to take your chairs and mats with you, as we will not be able to store left-behind items.
     
  • Exiting - Please exit onto The Kingsway (not Kipling Ave).