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VMI Rocks the Gallo Center March 19

Posted  March 12th, 2017  by  Darin Morris

    28 bands at the Gallo Center, March 19th. This is a free concert sponsored by Roberts auto sales. You deserve a new car don’t you think? Come at least a half an hour early, I need one parent from each band to volunteer to help backstage. Please let me know We take spring […]

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March 5 ROCKAPALOOZA

Posted  February 26th, 2017  by  Darin Morris

28 bands at the rock ‘n’ roll warehouse, 501 Bitritto, March 5! Tickets are four dollars in advance and seven dollars at the door. Eat drink and be merry, hang out, and support your fellow musicians.😊 12:00 School of Rockers Rebel G Half and Half Flaming Roses 1:00 The Undecided The Rattlers 5 Slices of […]

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VMI Winter: Play at Gallo Center

Posted  December 29th, 2016  by  Darin Morris

We start Winter Session the week of Jan 16. We will have about 30 bands that meet once a week. We need singers, bassists, sax, keyboards, drums and guitars. Play at The Rock and Roll Warehouse March 5 and The Gallo Center March 19 sponsored by Roberts auto Sales. Tuition is $150 with some scholarships […]

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VMI CHRISTMAS SHOW

Posted  December 5th, 2016  by  Darin Morris

17 Christmas themed the bands to perform Sunday, December 11 at the rock ‘n’ roll warehouse! My favorite concert of the year Get there at least a half an hour early, and stay as long as you can to support your fellow musicians. Merry Christmas and happy holidays! 11:30 AM Eight Rockin’ Reindeer Nine Naughty […]

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October 30 Halloween party at the Doubletree!

Posted  October 24th, 2016  by  Darin Morris

Everyone is invited to wear their costumes! Come early stay late and order food and drink from the very excellent Maxis restaurant. No outside food allowed. Tickets are seven dollars in advance and $10 at the door. We will do a raffle for an Epiphone guitar 12:30 Flames of Fire Crank it Up The Hiccups […]

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GRATITUDE!

Thanks to all for a great year at the Valley music Institute. Big thanks to Roberts auto sales for all they do and Benz engineering and the Benz family for helping us have such an awesome facility. Additional thanks to our othe...
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See your Teacher Play Live

Rob Berhorst plays at Surla’s Restaurant on Fri.’s 6-9 as available. Darin Morris plays at George’s Steakhouse on Fri.’s and Surla’s on Sat.’s
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Winter Term Backstage Passes

Awesome backstage passes for The Gallo Center provided by Roberts Auto Sales. Pick your’s up at The Stage Door at the back of The Gallo Center.
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MARCH 22 AT THE ROCK AND ROLL WAREHOUSE revised!!!

  501 Bitritto Way, Tix $4 adv and $7 at door. 5 PM The Jammin J’s Out Of Control Barracuda Death wish Acid Reflux 6 PM Malfunction Sacred Bad Reputation Second Surface 7 PM Laundry Detergent Bad Idea Borja 5 The Hyp...
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MODSTOCK Line-Up August 10

Here is the line-up. 20 awesome student bands, 5 of Modesto’s best pro bands.  Come to Modesto’s 4th annual peace, love and music festival.  Stay all day and support music and youth music in Modesto. 30 something ...
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Rock The Vote Spring Tour Winners!

  Winner’s of the Spring  Tour Rock  The Vote! First place goes to……. 1. Laundry Detergent 2. Toxic 3. Paranoid D once again, guitar center is supporting youth music by providing many hundreds of dollar...
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