Congratulations MID/WG - Successful Exhibition
The MID/WG Exhibition was a great success this past Friday night. Thank you to co-chairs, Tambre Markfort and Karen Salmond for all of their hard work before, during and after the event. Thank you also to the many volunteers who made the Exhibition a success!
Milton Indoor Drumline, Atlanta Quest and Q2
Milton Varsity Winter Guard
Milton Junior Varsity Winter Guard
Congratulations - Cabaret Pit Orchestra
Congratulations to the MHS Band students involved in this year's spring musical, "Cabaret." Outstanding job on opening weekend performances!
Kudos WinterGuard - 1st Place Win
Congratulations to the Winterguard: 1st place at the Flowery Branch SAPA Competition!
Congratulations to Milton Indoor Drumline!
Congratulations to the Milton Indoor Drumline for being named WGI Atlanta Percussion Regional PSW Champion at this year's WGI Atlanta Regional held yesterday at Woodland High School in Stockbridge!
Congratulations to all three MHS Bands!
Congratulations to the Milton Concert Band, Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble for earning Superior Ratings in performance and sight-reading at this year’s Large Group Performance Evaluations!
Congratulations to the Milton Winterguard for being named Finalists at this year's WGI Atlanta Regional!
Congratulations MID - First Place Win!
Congratulations to the Indoor Drumline for their first place finish at the Georgia Indoor Percussion Association's competition held at North Forsyth High School this past weekend!
Congratulations Wind Ensemble - Emory Performance
Congratulations to the Wind Ensemble for a spectacular performance at Emory University on Friday evening! The group was the first high school band invited to perform alongside the Emory Winds in a combined performance featuring both groups. All three Milton wind bands will perform next week at Large Group Performance Evaluations held this year at Johns Creek High School.
Wind Ensemble Info
Congratulations All-State Participants
Congratulations to the members of the Milton Band selected to this year's GMEA All-State Band and Orchestra Program! The $25.00 fee for this event, and also the $25.00 fee for those participating in District Honor Band are due by Friday to the band room lockbox. Mrs. Petros is organizing the all-state carpool (and hotel rooms) and will be in touch with parents of students selected soon with details.
Drew Goldsmith - 6th chair percussion (Ziesler Band)
Andrew Lang - 5th chair trumpet (Boonshaft Band)
Ayden Marshall - 2nd chair percussion (11/12 orchestra)
Aidan McHugh - 13th chair trumpet (Holder Band)
Anna Paulus - 2nd chair trumpet (9/10 Orchestra)
Caitlin Petros - 3rd chair trumpet (11/12 Orchestra)
Jonah Schertz - 2nd chair percussion (Chipman Band)
Marti Wolf - 3rd chair euphonium (Holder Band)
Sebastien Moneyron - 2nd alternate percussion
Patrick Nugent - 2nd alternate baritone sax
Parent's of Wind Ensemble Students
Parents of Wind Ensemble students: please see the letter HERE that was sent home before the holiday break. It details the fees, extra events and details in preparation for our upcoming UGA JanFest performance
District Honor Band Auditions Rescheduled
District Honor Band auditions will be postponed until next Saturday. It will still take place at Alpharetta HS, but an entirely new schedule will be created and released mid-week. If you have any special time requests, it is your responsibility to email Mr. Shumick by the end of the weekend.
Congratulations to students selected to this year's Jazz Band
The 1st rehearsal will be on Monday, November 27th from 3:45-5:15 in band room
St. Pius "Lion's Den Invitational"
Congratulations Marching Band
Congratulations to the Marching Band for their incredible performance at Saturday's St. Pius High School "Lion's Den Invitational" competition. With a score of 96, the band earned all superior ratings, caption awards for best drum majors, colorguard and percussion, 1st in open class honors and was named "Grand Champions!"
White Columns Invitational
Milton Band Boosters is happy to announce the 13th annual White Columns Invitational Marching Band competition on November 4th. We will be hosting 18 bands from all over metro Atlanta from 2:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Schedule can be found HERE. Milton will be performing an exhibition at 9:45pm; they will not be judged with the other bands since we are the hosts.
This is an ALL hands on deck type of event and we are asking ALL families to complete at least 1 shift. Please sign up by following the link below. This is a great way to reach those 40 volunteer hours and watch some amazing bands perform on our own home field.
2017 Band Camp Information
If you missed the band camp information meeting on July 9th, please download and read the attached handout. It contains all of the critical information parents and students need to know.
Congratulations to the 2017 Milton High School Colorguard!
Band Banquet Registration is Now Open
It’s time – registration for the band banquet is now open. Our annual band banquet will be held Friday, May 12, 2017 at Marriott Alpharetta (5750 Windward Parkway). All band and color guard students and parents please join us for a fun evening where we will enjoy a recap of a great year, honor each student and applaud our seniors. Dinner for the evening is an Italian buffet – Molto Bene! Doors open at 6:30 and dinner is served at 7:00. All band students, freshman through seniors, parents and other guests, are invited to attend and can register using the link below. Registration closes on Sunday, May 7 at midnight so make sure to register soon!
This year, registration will be completed online, with payments made either online with PayPal or by check dropped off in the black box in the band room. Click this link for registration, payments and more information.
Questions? Contact the band banquet co-chairs:
Jackie Carrico email@example.com 678-209-9588
Catherine Johnston firstname.lastname@example.org 770-343-8592
Winterguard at SAPA 2017
Congratulations to The Milton Wintergard on receiving 2nd place in the scholastic class at this past weekend's SAPA competition. The guard is currently ranked in the top 25 in the nation heading into world championships next month!
Jazz Band at Cafe 290
Congratulations to the Jazz Band for a great performance at Cafe 290 last Monday evening! Thank you to all the parents and family members who came out to support the students