SCHOOL CLOSINGS
Please note the Music School is closed on all Fridays, and the JCC is closed on Saturdays.  
On some Saturdays, the JCC opens after sundown.

Nov 27-Dec 1               Thanksgiving Break
Dec 23 – Jan 2             Winter   Break
Jan 20                         Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday
Feb 16-22                    Presidents Week 
March 16                     Purim  
April 9                         Gift of Music Gala Benefit Concert
April 14- 22                  Passover  
May 11                        Mother's Day / Rubin Run
May 13 and 15             Scheduled make-up dates
May 25 - 26                 Memorial Day
June 3- 5                     Shavuot

SUNDAY STUDENT RECITALS
Eric Brown Theater – Admission free
Subject to change. Please contact the Music School for more information.
Oct 27         10:00, 11:30, 1:00, 2:30, 4:00
Nov 24         10:00, 11:30, 1:00, 2:30, 4:00
Dec   8         10:00
Dec   22       1:00, 2:30, 4:00
Jan 12         10:00, 11:30, 1:00
Feb 9          10:00, 11:30, 1:00
Mar 2          10:00, 11:30, 1:00, 2:30
Apr 13         10:00, 11:30, 1:00, 2:30
May 4          11:00, 12:30
May 18         9:30; 11:00

GROUP CLASS/DEPARTMENTAL CONCERTS
Cello Groups:   Feb 2 & June 8
Cello Solos: Dec 15   &   May 18
Flute Groups: Dec 16 & June 11
Flute Solos: Feb 9   & May 18
Guitar Groups:   Dec 17   & June 8
Violin Playdown:  Jan 12 

STUDENT ENSEMBLE CONCERTS
Thurnauer Symphony Orchestra and Philharmonia
Winter Concert – Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 7 p.m.
Spring Concert – Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 7 p.m.

Young People's Chorus at Thurnauer
Winter Concert – Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 7 p.m.
Spring Concert – Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 7 p.m.

Jazz Big Band
Dates and times to be determined 

Chamber Music Ensembles
Dates and times to be determined

SHIRAH Community Chorus on the Palisades
Sunday, December 8, 2013, 2 p.m. – Eric Brown Theater
Sunday, June 15, 2014, 7 p.m. – Taub Auditorium

DEPARTMENT EVALUATIONS
Cello Department
Sunday, March 30 and April 6, 2014 

Piano Department
Sunday, April 6 and 13, 2014

AUDITIONS
Orchestra and Chamber Music: Sept 8, 1-4pm; (spring auditions tbd)
Thurnauer Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition: January 12 (concert May 28)
Master Classes:
   Handler Master Class Cello auditions: January 26 (class February 10)
   Handler Master Class Piano auditions: February 23 (class March 13)
   Handler Master Class Violin auditions: March 23 (class April 6)
   Lauring Guitar Master Class auditions: March 30 (class April 29)
  
Kaplan Honors Recital auditions: March 2 (concert March 16)
Thurnauer at Steinway auditions: TBD (concert TBD)
Associated Board of the Royal School of Music exams: dates TBD
Kinhaven Music Camp: Junior Session auditions: TBD; Senior Session: TBD

Open Houses
Fall - Sunday, September 15, 2013
Spring - To be announced