General Info about the Synod Senior Band:
Contact is made primarily via email notices and a web posting here always kept current.
To contact someone in a role (director, secretary, webmaster), send email to <role>@ssb-mn.net .
When phone contact is needed, please call director Emmett Stark at (952) 544-5601.
• Synod Band members have individual music folders
We seek performances primarily playing for senior groups and church
prefer indoor venues.
(available for $10, or your own if it matches ours),
each with full set of parts,
Folders are individually distributed and maintained at home.
Dress is White
Members provide own ‘uniform’ of White tops and Black
and often must provide our own personal music stands for use
• Synod Band is totally dependent on donations to cover expenses,
primary cost being the purchase of music, so we need:
Voluntary donations from our members (no fee to belong).
Voluntary contributions by supporters of the Band
Donations from host institutions where we perform.
“Synod” part of band's name means endorsement, not funding, Announcements to SSB Members:
from the Minneapolis Synod of the ELCA,
which helps us with publicity and our financial records.
Donations to SSB may be sent to the ‘Minneapolis Synod, ELCA’,
and when so noted in the memo field, go directly for band use only.
Requests for broadcast announcements should be directed to
'email@example.com' (from director Em or his designate),
'firstname.lastname@example.org' for approval.
Urgent announcements sent to 'email@example.com'
will cause immediate contact with director, then displayed on site asap.
To cancel or postpone a rehearsal or concert, notice will be:
immediately posted at top of this website www.ssb-mn.org ,
sent to individuals, by each form requested:
by text-message (cellphones),
by phone[-tree] callers (landline phones, voice-messages),
and then also sent
by email [high-priority] (PCs).
in forms 'Alphabetical'
in '.pdf" file-format