Band Banquet - May 2nd

Remember that our deadline is April 18th for Band Banquet reservations.
Here is the invitation if you need to download it.

IMPORTANT: Week Schedule for April 14th - 18th

Monday -
Marching percussion auditions Day 1: 4:30 - 6:30 PM
Booster Meeting (Elections): 7:30 PM
 
Tuesday -
NYC trip fundraiser kickoff!  
2014-2015 band registration: 4:00 - 9:00 PM in band room
Marching percussion auditions Day 2: 4:30 - 6:30 PM
Marching band brass/woodwinds: 4:30-6:00 PM in orchestra room
Guard: 4:30 - 6:00 PM in commons.
 
Rookie camp for all rising 9th-12th grade marching band brass and woodwinds.  This will be in the orchestra room starting at 4:30 PM and ending at 6:00 PM. It is required for every member intending on being in this year's group.  This is all indoors and will be music only.  They only need to bring their instrument.  We will provide mellophones, baritones, sousaphones for those needed during this rehearsal, and sign them out for summer practice as well.
 
Because all members of the 2014 marching band will be rehearsing this afternoon, the NYC trip fundraiser will be kick off with items distributed to each member (discount cards to sell). 
 
Wednesday -
Jazz band rehearsals.
 
Thursday -
Combo and Cane rehearsals, Shuler Hensley Awards@Cobb Energy Center.
 
Friday -
Marching band Leadership applications due to Mr. Shumick.
 
Note:
All applicants for drum major, section leader(s), guard captains, percussion sub-section leaders, band President and Vice President must complete an application and return to Mr. Shumick before the end of 4th period on Friday.  Applications are available in the band room.  Interviews will be scheduled for the following week during C/D flex and after school if needed.  
 
More specific info about drum major audition requirements is posted in the band room.  There will be a help session for potential drum major candidates on Monday, April 21st after school in the band room with Jonathan Kochik, our drum major instructor.

 

2014-2015 Registration for Milton High School Bands

Welcome to the 2014-2015 registration for Milton High School Bands!  

Please complete all forms included in this packet, and turn in at registration on
Tuesday April 15th, from 4pm-9pm.

Registration will take place at Milton High School in the band room.
We are delighted to have your students joining Milton Band, it’s going to be a great year!

Please print the form that you need and bring to registration on Tuesday, April 15:
2014 Marching Band Registration
2014 Colorguard Registration
2014 Concert Band Registration

New Member Information Packet

Information for new members interested in joining the Milton High School Band Program can be found in the New Member Information Packet 2014-2015

MHS Band Placement 2014 - 2015

Congratulations and thank you to all who prepared and took the audition.
Final class/chair placement may be subject to change based on unforseen changes in enrollment and other factors

The 2014 - 2015 Milton High School Band Program:
Concert Band Members
Symphonic Band Members
Wind Ensemble Members

Congratulations to all members of the MHS band program!

All three concert bands received an overall rating of I, Superior at this year's Large Group Performance Evaluations (LGPE).  Thank you to all the parents who attended these performances in support of all of our student musicians.

New Jazz Dates

We are happy to announce some new events for the Jazz program at Milton High School.

The combo program will have it’s first gig outside of MHS on Sunday, May 4th, 2014, at the Velvet Note in Alpharetta, GA.  The Velvet Note is quickly turning into one of the hottest jazz spots in the Metro Atlanta area, and a large part of the proceeds from the night will go to the Milton Band program.  We would love to see your support!

Questions? Email Mr. Brandon Kunka at jazz@miltonband.org

Congratulations to this year's honor band members

This weekend, 35 students will represent Milton High School at this year's District Honor Band event.  Congratulations to the selected students!
 
Bo Quintana
Andrew Michael
Andrew Vanderlugt
Nick Collins
Laura Browning
Cole Berenguer
Hannah Evans
Keaton Jacobs
Annika Jonker
Ryan Milewski
Jada Norfrod
Jill Fornaris
Susan Miller
Maria Iannacone
Joseph Simpson
Hannah Smith
Will Baggett
Grant Singer
Shaina Bolden
Zach Price
Collin Jones
Ansley Bradwell
Katie Borkovich
Alex Thomson
Parker Blackwell
Ethan Leonard
Emelia Funnell
Jasmin Norford
Jacob Germany
Steven Bloom
Sarah Tanner
Emily Johnson
Stephanie Leonard
Brendan Kemple
Alyssa Candelmo
 

 

Milton Marching Band is going to New York in 2014!!

Start spreading the news: the Milton Marching Band is heading to New York City in November 2014 to participate in the NYC veterans day parade in Manhattan.  
Watch our trip announcement video