Without a doubt, the best way to stay on top of what the bands are doing is to attend the Band Parent Meetings. Please check the calendar for the dates of these monthly meetings held at 7:40pm in the band room.The MHSBPA is instrumental (pun intended!) in orchestrating (again!) events with varying volunteer needs.Dates for the 2015-2016 events have not yet been set so below is just an outline of what to expect this school year:
September - November Marching Band performs at football games and festivals
Marching band parents needed for Uniform Truck & Field Crews. Even if you don't have a student in marching band, come on out to a game and cheer on fellow band members.
November 18 Select Ensembles Concert
Marching Band and top band, chorus and orchestral ensembles will be performing. Several people are needed to assist at the doors, and several more to assist at the donation and 50-50 table.
December 22 Winter Band Concert
All curricular bands will be performing. Several people are needed to assist at the doors, and several more to assist at the donation and 50-50 table.
January 22 Big Band Bash
Our biggest fund raiser of the year and an event not to be missed! A community event at which our Jazz ensembles perform, with proceeds benefitting the entire MHS band program. Many volunteers needed!!!
March 17 District-wide Band ConcertConcert featuring all Montgomery bands, 4th grade and up. Volunteers needed for an assortment of tasks tbd. March 18 Jazz Festival
MHS Jazz Festival -- a fantastic music festival right in our school! Many volunteers needed for food prep and serving, chaperoning, etc. We need help from all band parents, regardless of student jazz band participation.
Mid May Music From The Heart
MHSBPA supports this faculty musical by supplying the pit band as well as several meals. Volunteers needed to help with meals.
May 26 Spring Concert
Featuring all MHS curricular bands. Volunteers needed for an assortment of tasks tdb.