Congratulations to Alex Warholic (marimba), Chloe Cole (soprano) and Rachel Lee (violin) who were selected at the Concerto/Aria Competition to perform with the MHS Symphony Orchestra at their March 16 concert! Rachel will also perform at Eine Kleine Kindermusik on March 14. In concert order for the Concerto Pops Concert: Alex Warholic, marimba Bach: Violin … More Concerto Competition Results
There are 26 events registered for this year’s MHS Concerto/Aria Auditions — a record high number. This annual competition will be held on Tuesday night, January 10 from 6 pm to about 10 pm in the PAC. Students will perform solos and small ensembles of concertos or arias they have been preparing for months. Parents, families … More Concerto Aria Auditions
Twelve Middleton High School students attended the Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC) held in Indianapolis, Indiana November 9th to the 12th. PASIC is billed as the world’s premier drum and percussion festival. Now in its 55th year, the Percussive Arts Society (PAS) is a non-profit, music-service organization whose mission is to promote percussion education, research, … More MHS Students Place at Percussion Convention
Students: be sure to get in on this opportunity to both help the band and orchestra program and earn funds for your trip to New York City (or any future trip)! The fruit is EASY to sell. Send an email to friends and family, talk to your neighbors, take the information to other groups you’re … More Fruit Sale Underway!
The 2nd ever Orchestra Soiree will be on Friday, Nov. 4 for all Full Symphony members (Cardinal, Symphony, winds/brass & percussion from Full Symphony). It will be a fun evening in 3 parts: 4-5pm = Full! orchestra rehearsal in the band room for all Cardinal & Symphony members along with the full winds/brass/percussion. Orchestra students … More Orchestra Soiree
On Saturday, October 8, the Middleton High School Marching Band and Color Guard placed 3rd in their first competition at the Sauk Prairie Invitational! The Cardinal Color Guard also scored 2nd in the AAAA division! This year the Marching Band and Color Guard have invested hours and months of training and rehearsals to achieve the … More MHS Marching Band Took 3rd Place
The MHS marching band and color guard will compete in the Sauk Prairie Invitational marching band competition on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 8:10 p.m. The Sauk Prairie Invitational is an afternoon and evening event. It is the first competition in which the band and color guard have participated. “Friends and family and band enthusiasts’ support … More MHS Marching Band and Color Guard to Compete
Special thanks to Lisa Cole, marching band color guard coach and Vanesa Meneses, assistant coach for their MANY hours of work helping to prepare the students for their marching band performances. You have really taken the guard to new heights this year! Thanks also to Cheryl Wagner-Stahnke for organizing the marching band tailgate party and … More Thank you!
Winds of Wisconsin (WOW) is composed of a select group of Wisconsin high school wind and percussion instrumentalists who perform traditional and contemporary wind band literature on Sunday evenings on the UW Madison campus. The program consists of two concerts with five rehearsals each, sectionals, an instrumental masterclass with UW Madison School of Music faculty, … More Winds of Wisconsin
Are you planning to go on the Spring Break Tour to the Big Apple? If so, you can earn some extra funds by selling cheesecakes now through September 29. Earn $6/cheesecake for your trip account. Be sure to turn in your completed form by September 29.