Important Dates

Upcoming Events:


  • Band Parent Meeting, 6pm, September 19th in the band room.
  • Craft Fair Meeting, 7pm, October 8th in the band room.
  • Holland College SOPA band recital, October 21st in the band room.
  • Hallowe’en Concert in the Cafeteria, 7pm, October 22nd.
  • St. FX Jazz Ensemble, October 30th in the Lecture Theatre.
  • Craft Fair 2019: Friday, November 15th (5:30pm-9:00pm) and Saturday, November 16th (10:00am-5:00pm).
  • Christmas Concert December 11th.
  • February 11th, UPEI Recital series in the Colonel Gray Lecture Theatre.
  • Band days at the Delta, March 3-4. Times yet to be determined.
  • Band trip for Gr. 10s and Senior Jazz, April 30 – May 1, 2020.
  • *Final concert is now May 21st (this had to be changed for a number for reasons).
  • Band trip for Gr. 11/12s, May 22-27.

 Archived events 2018-2019

  • September 20th, 6pm.  Band parent meeting.   Location:  Colonel Gray Band Room.
  • September 21st.  Masterclass with “The North.”
  • October 3rd.  SoPa Masterclass with the Jazz Class.
  • Craft Fair Parent Meeting – in the band room.  October 4th, 6-7pm.
  • November 14th, CBC interview for Craft fair.
  • November 15 at 7pm, The Gr. 11/12 band will perform at the Homburg Theatre as guests of the outstanding UPEI Wind Symphony, under the direction of Dr. K. Simon.
  • November 19th, 330-5pm. Senior Jazz playing at Sobey’s on Allen Street to promote Craft Fair.
  • November 21st.  Senior Jazz travels to Bluefield to perform.
  • November 23 and 24, Christmas Craft Fair.
  • December 12th (Wednesday), Christmas Concert.
  • Next Tuesday, February 19th, the Colonel Gray Music department will be hosting Dr. James Kalyn and Dr. Dale Sorensen clinics by both renowned professors.
  • January 15th, 7pm, Jazz Concert
  • May 6-12, We Will Rock You the Musical (School Edition)
  • May 17-19, band trip.
  • May 30th, final concert.  The Little Big Band, Gr. 10 band, Senior Jazz Band, and the Gr. 11/12 Concert Band.
  • March 5-6, PEI Band Days
  • The Charlottetown Jazz Ensemble will join forces with the Colonel Gray Senior Jazz Band on January 15 at Colonel Gray’s newly-refurbished Lecture Theatre. The two groups will each perform a set of tunes featuring guest artists from each other’s bands. Music starts at 7 pm with admission by donation. Proceeds will support awards to music students. Charlottetown Jazz Ensemble has been performing since 1996. The band features a mix of veteran and up-and-coming PEI jazz musicians including several former members of Colonel Gray Senior Jazz Band.