Upper-Level Orchestra Camp

Upper-Level Orchestra Camp

July 10, 2023 – July 15, 2023

MPS Upper-Level Orchestra Camp will be held at MNHS July 10-14, with Leadership Seminar on July 15!

Sign up is live on the Schoolpay website.

UNK All-State Orchestra Camp

UNK Music is excited to hold its annual UNK All-State Orchestra Camp on Saturday, August 19, 2023 (8:30am – 5:00pm).

Find more college audition dates and scholarship information at the Student Resources Section.

Navigation: Resources – Student Resources – Post-High School Orchestra/Music

Performance at Graduation

9:00 am – 1:00 pm
May 27, 2023

May 27 – 9:00 a.m.

Symphony Orchestra performance at Graduation @ Baxter Arena.

Practice Buddies

If your child completed the Private Lesson Instruction Course, they are eligible to be on the high school tutor list I send out to Millard orchestra teachers to share with their families.

To be considered for inclusion on the list, parent/guardian must complete the Practice Buddy Permission Form

Orchestral Letter Award Sheets

Due May 4th

If your child has earned enough points to qualify for letter award consideration, please have them complete the form. They can copy the doc, fill it out, and turn it in on Google Classroom, or they can print it, complete it, and turn it in to Mrs. Martinez or Mrs. Lund. Students must total their own points. We will review the submissions and post letter awardees in Google Classroom. They will also be recognized at the May 12 orchestra awards ceremony.

Young Orchestra Festival

7:00 am – 12:00 pm
May 13, 2023

May 13 – 7 AM-noon

Young Orchestra Festival for Philharmonic Orchestra students at MSHS (more info to come).

Orchestra Awards Night Canceled

May 12th

Due to the amount of student schedule conflicts with our Awards Night, we have decided to cancel the event for this year. We will set aside time in class to celebrate our accomplishments, view the slideshow and hand out awards, certificates, etc.

MNHS Carnival and Concert!

  • WHEN:  Sunday, May 7, 1:00 pm (Original date was changed from May 6th.)
  • WHERE: MNHS Cafeteria and Auditorium 
  • We are performing Howl’s Moving Castle, Top Gun Theme, Journey’s Greatest Hits, Never Gonna Give You Up, School Song, Sweet Caroline, and the MNHS School Song. 
  • This is a required performance for seniors, but not a required performance for string players grades 9-11, HOWEVER, it is important to have good participation and instrument representation.  This is part of our community outreach, so it’s important to make a good impression!
  • Winds and percussion – thank you for playing!
  • Performers need to be ready to play by 1:00 p.m., so you will need to arrive by 12:30 to perform or by noon to set up.
  • Dress is concert black – uniforms for orchestra strings, black shirt, black tie, black dress pants or knee-length or longer black skirt or dress – black socks and shoes for all!
  • Carnival Workers have 2 shifts: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. = set-up; 1 p.m.-4 p.m. = run a booth and clean up afterward.  Wear orchestra shirts or Millard North shirts and jeans/pants of your choice.
  • Any questions – contact Mrs. Martinez