Every year, the Friends of Jazz organization awards a scholarship to a senior member of the band. This years winner of a $400 scholarship was David Rowe. The award was presented at the annual performance at Florentines on Saturday April 22. Congratulations to David!
As this year comes to an end we are already gearing up for next year and we want your help. We are currently looking for parents who want to get involved on our MVHS Music Boosters Board. We have a lot of positions to fill for this upcoming year. All board positions are crucial to the success of our program. There are so many great reasons to get involved in MVHS Music Boosters, here are just some:
Make a difference in a life of a student
Enjoy a meaningful conversation with other adults Connect with your community
Use your skills in a productive way
Meet new people
Make new friends
Get out of the house
Now that you know all the great reasons to get involved- take action!
Here is a list with a short description of the current board positions we are looking to fill:
Secretary– Records and maintains the minutes of all board meetings, assist with the preparation of the agenda for board meetings. Prepares Music Booster packets by August for distribution.
Communications Manager– Sending information out via social media and group emails. Works with MVHS administration to publicize events. Also works with the city of MV and RSM to spread information about upcoming music events.
Parliamentarian– attends all general meetings and gives necessary advice in parliamentary procedure when necessary.
Scrip Managers-Manage all aspects of Script program, including providing the treasurer with quarterly statements of each participant’s earnings.
Members at large (2)– Plan and organize yearly home competition.
We are also looking for people to assist our new incoming positions, including Assistant Marching Band Manager, Assistant Color Guard Manager, Assistant Hospitality Manager, and Assistant Drumline Manager. Assisting is a great way to get involved and learn the ropes
Please contact Milad Demetry at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in volunteering on our board.
Interested in being a part of the MVHS Color Guard this next school year? Come to the workshops on May 1st through May 4th from 3:30 to 5:30 each day. Tryouts will then be held on Friday May 5. Come see what it is all about! No experience necessary! Perform with a Championship Marching Band in the fall and in one of two Winter Guards in the second semester.Color Guard workshop Flyer
Our crack photographers Eric and Megan have been very busy. Many new pictures from the from the Saddleback Valley Music Festival and the Pre-Festival Concerts as well as the Segerstrom Concert have been uploaded to the MVHS Shutterfly site http://mvhsmusic2016.shutterfly.com