Marlborough Public Schools

Music Association

Videos of Whitcomb MS 7/8 Band MICCA performance:

Volunteer Opportunities​​​​​​


  • We are currently looking for 1-2 people to become our new Concession Chair(s) for the 2016-17 school year.  Click here for Concession Infomational Flyer. Our current Concession Chairwoman, Val Steinman,  will be stepping down at the end of the 2015-16 school year.  We would like to have our new Concession Chairs join Val for the 2015-16 school year to learn all the ins and outs of running the concessions. The Concession Chair(s) run(s) the concession stand at all the home football games as well as at the Middle School and High School Winter and Spring & All City Concerts. If you are interested or would like additional information, please contact Val Steinman at concession@mpsmusic.org or Marlene Manell at mrmanell@gmail.com

Band Camp


  • Mark your calendars! Summer band camp will be taking place at MHS August 22 - 26 from 9am - 3pm. Additional information will be mailed as well as posted here this summer.

Clark Terry Jazz Festival

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  • ​The Whitcomb Middle School Jazz Bands participated in the Clark Terry UNH Jazz Festival on Saturday, March 12th. Below are videos from their performance. Congratulations to all who participated in the festival!

Videos courtesy of Steven Levy

Videos of their Central District performance:

MAJE Festival Results


  • Congratulations to MHS's Jazz Ensemble and Mr. Gary Piazza for receiving a SILVER Medal at the State Festival held at Norwood HS on March 19, 2016!  Additional congratulations to Hannah Mackay, trumpet, and Justin Bartlett, Alto Saxophone, for receiving the "Outstanding Musicianship" Award.

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  • ​Congratulations to MHS's Jazz Ensemble and Mr. Gary Piazza for receiving a GOLD Medal at the Senior Central District Festival held at Algonquin RHS on March 9, 2016! A Gold Medal advances the group to compete at the State Festival on March 19th at Norwood HS. Additional congratulations to the following students who received the special honor of being recognized for Outstanding Musicianship Award:


    Justin Bartlett, alto saxophone
    Hannah Mackay, trumpet
    John Noaum,  drum set​​

MICCA Festival Results


  • Whitcomb MS 7/8 grade Orchestra, Bronze medal
  • Whitcomb MS 7/8 grade Band, Bronze medal
  • Whitcomb MS 7/8 grade Chorus, Bronze medal
  • MHS String Ensemble, Silver medal
  • MHS Wind Ensemble, Silver medal
  • MHS Mixed Chorus,Bronze medal
  • MHS A Cappella, Silver medal
  • MHS Concert Band, Gold medal


As a result of their Gold Medal performance at MICCA, the MHS Concert Band performed in the Gold Medal Showcase at Mechanics Hall on April 9th. Congratulations to all those who participated in the state's MICCA festival! Below is a photo of the Concert Band during their performance at Mechanics Hall.

A Night Out


  • Saturday, May 21st,  A Night Out To Benefit the Bernadette LaFollette Memorial Scholarship Fund. Click here for link to flyer.

Meeting Announcement


  • Monday, May 2nd, MPS Music Association General Meeting, MHS Chorus Room, 7pm

Upcoming Performances


  • ​Thursday, April 28th, MHS Spring Concert, MHS Concert Band, MHS Orchestra, MHS Mixed Chorus, MHS Wind Ensemble, MHS A Cappella, MHS Jazz Ensemble, Whitcomb, 7pm 
  • Wednesday, May 4th, Senior of the Year Dinner, MHS String Ensemble, MHS Cafe, 5:30pm
  • Friday, May 6th, All City Jazz Night, MHS Jazz 1, MHS Jazz 2 & Whitcomb Jazz Band, Whitcomb, 7pm
  • Wednesday, May11th, Central Junior District MAJE Festival, Whitcomb Jazz Band, Trottier Middle School Southborough, Time TBD
  • ​Saturday, May 14th, Music Association Banquet, MHS Music Performing Students and their parents/guardians, Royal Plaza Hotel, Marlborough, 6pm
  • Wednesday, May 18th, All City Strings Night, 5th-12th Grade String Groups, Whitcomb, 7pm
  • ​Monday, May 30th, Memorial Day Parade, MHS and Whitcomb Marching Bands, 10am