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March 20 at the Gallo Center

Posted  March 13th, 2016  by  Darin Morris

Roberts auto sales is sponsoring another concert for VMI rocks at the Gallo Center, March 20th. We will feature 28 student bands, our largest concert ever. Please come and support the musicians, bring friends and have a good time. If you could find it in your heart to buy a few cars at Roberts autosales […]

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Events

March 6 at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Warehouse

Posted  February 28th, 2016  by  Darin Morris

Our winter tour begins March 6. Please note, our spring session will start the week of March 21 the day after the Gallo show. Because of Easter vacation we need to start right then and then take the next week off. We will play May 22 at the fat cat please let me know your […]

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Band Talk

GRATITUDE!

Posted  January 1st, 2016  by  Darin Morris

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 other sponsors, Carlson scale, central valley HHO, Abrams college, Gianelli law firm, dr. David […]

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Local Music

WINTER SESSION Week of Jan 18

Posted  January 1st, 2016  by  Darin Morris

We start the week of January 18 and we play at the Gallo Center, March 20th! This event is fully sponsored by Roberts auto sales we are looking forward to a great semester with some of our favorite musicians and lots of new ones. Tuition is $150 with scholarships available for those in need. We […]

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Events

2015 Holiday Concert Dec 13

Posted  December 7th, 2015  by  Darin Morris

Our holidays session final concert! 16 bands of kids have worked so hard on so much cool Christmas and holiday music! So many songs you’ve heard before but not this way and so many songs I’m sure you haven’t heard Tickets for the concert, which will be held at the rock ‘n’ roll warehouse,are four […]

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2015 MAMA awards VMI Nominees!

Six VMI bands have been nominated in the best youth band category at the 2015 Modesto area music awards. We are very proud and excited. The bands are: Uprooted The detours The hype Bad reputation Cardboard party Broken feedback...
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Fall session begins August 31! Dates Revised

 VMI begins our fall session the week of August 31. We will have bands Monday through Saturday. This is shaping up to be our biggest session yet after summer was a record-setting session.  This is an eight week session spread...
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Modstock 5 on Good Day

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Back-to-school party McHenry Golf Center Sat 7-10

 Day on the green Saturday night back-to-school party 7 to 10 live rock ‘n’ roll and food and drinks. 7 PM Girlstarz Sparkling Spotlight Malfunction Cardboard Party 8 PM Two nights only Bad reputation Broken Feedba...
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MODSTOCK LINE UP AUG 9

Modstock Music Festival 10 AM Fantastic Five Rock Candy Kids Mass Mayhem Bride of Chucky 11AM Ones and Zeros Rebel G Sushi Two Nights Only 12 PM Bright Eyes and The Fuzzy Dice Out of control Girlstarz Walking in circles 1 PM Vi...
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Modstock T-shirts available now

T-shirts are available now $15 for one $25 for two $30 for three. All money goes to scholarships for people who need help to do the band program.
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