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This Year With the HMS Bands...
(updated 3/2/2018)
  • The Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band are putting the finishing touches on their festival set. They will perform this music at the Northern Illinois Music Conference (NIMCon) Contest on Saturday, March 10th.

  • The Jazz Ensemble has had a very successful year. For the second consecutive year, the Jazz Ensemble took home 1st place at the Northshore Jazz Festival AND Jazz in the Meadows! At Northshore, Eunice received an outstanding soloist award and scholarship to the Midwest Young Artists camp. At Jazz in the Meadows, three students, including Eunice, Rene, and Alessandro, received Outstanding Musician awards.

  • The Jazz Band received a Division I rating and 3rd Place at the Northshore Jazz Festival! They are now preparing for their performance at the NIMCon contest.

  • Over 20 students between 6th, 7th, and 8th grades participated in the District 21 Solo and Ensemble Festival in February.