MHS Band – The Sound of the Southland was Founded in 1972 when the school first opened. We feature a marching band, a wind symphony, a symphonic band, a jazz band, an active and competitive drumline, and an auxiliary unit that spin flags, rifles, batons, sabers, and dances.
Recently received a superior rating for our wind symphony at Concert MPA and a superior rating for our marching band for Marching MPA.
Director of the band: Andrew Barrera
Our summer schedule is as follows:
Full Band Rehearsal – July 18th & 20th 3-5:30 PM
Percussion & Auxiliary Camp – July 24th – 28th 8 AM – 3:30 PM
Hornline Rehearsal – July 24th – 28th 4-8 PM
Band Camp July 31st – August 3rd 8 AM – 5 PM; August 4th 8 AM – 12 PM
Rehearsals then continue on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3-5:30 PM
We are looking forward to our trip to Chicago to march in the Magnificent Mile parade in Chicago on November 19th.