Campbell Senior Music Tour 2017

Vancouver / Whistler - Thursday March 30 - Tuesday April 4, 2017

The Campbell Senior Music Ensembles will be traveling to beautiful Vancouver and Whistler British Columbia by air to participate in a number of outstanding performance opportunities.   Performance tours are essential educational elements of the Campbell Music Department.   All members of the Chamber Choir, Senior Voices, Grade 11/12 Band, Campbell Jazz 1 and Vocal Jazz 1 are expected to be part of “the team” on this excursion.  This will be a valuable and rewarding experience for all involved.  

WHEN:  

Thursday, March 30 - Tuesday, April 4

HIGHLIGHTS:

Performance Festival at the world renowned Chan Centre at the University of British Columbia

Clinics with internationally recognized clinicians at the University of British Columbia and Capilano College

Performances at Langley Fine Arts School, Burnaby Central Secondary School and Point Grey Secondary School

Tour of the University of British Columbia’s Museum of Anthropology

Lunch on Grouse Mountain

Vancouver Aquarium at Stanley Park

Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge

Theatre Sports League Performance at Granville Island

Performances in Squamish and Whistler.

Tour of Olympic Venues in Whistler

TRANSPORTATION

We are planning to travel by air to Vancouver on WestJet Airlines.  While in Vancouver we will be using Charter Coach Bus Lines and local school buses. 

ACCOMMODATION

We will be staying at a local hotel in close proximity to our performance venues in Vancouver.

FOOD:

Breakfast will be provided by the hotel.  All dinners are included with the exception of Friday evening. Students will be responsible for all lunches.

COST:

The total cost for this trip including round trip airfare, all ground transportation, group travel insurance, accommodation, sightseeing activities, festival fees, performance costs, chaperone costs, and group breakfasts and dinners will be  $1300.00/student.

Please note:  CAMPA provides a significant transportation subsidy for all music tours!

FUNDRAISING

In order to provide this opportunity and keep costs down for individual students, it is important that every member of the Campbell Music Family support the CAMPA group and individual fundraisers in some way.  Please check for fundraising events posted at www.campa.ca

MEDICAL FORMS

Please notify the Campbell Main Office if your child's medical information has changed or if you have not provided information yet.

Also – please ensure that you indicate food sensitivities/allergies on the attached permission form.

ITINERARY

A detailed itinerary will be provided to students at least one month prior to the trip.   This itinerary will include specific information about the activities and performances planned for each day plus contact for the parents.  Specific information regarding what to bring, and behavioral expectations will also be outlined at that time.  Students will be expected to follow their itinerary very carefully!

FIRST ON-LINE PAYMENT DUE WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26

To make the accounting process more manageable for CAMPA and to ensure that tour expenses are paid to our suppliers on time, CAMPA is requesting on line payments on the dates noted below.  If you are unable to make online payments please contact admin@campa.ca to make alternate arrangements.

 

Important Please Note: 

When paying online – please submit the hard copy of the attached permission form and participation contract to the Campbell Music Office by Wednesday, October 26.

 Payment Schedule                        On-line Payments can be made at www.campa.ca)

Wednesday, October 26 Permission From, Participation Contract & First Payment Due - $300.00 non refundable

Friday, December 9 Online  Payment Due - $300.00

Friday, February 3 Online Payment Due - $350.00

Friday, March 3 Final Payment Due - $350.00

TRP payments to be applied to 2017 Senior Tour Payments

 If you have questions about CAMPA Fundraising and TRP's some information can be found here:  CAMPA Fundrasing