Marlborough Public Schools

Music Association

What's New?​​​​

  • Congratulations to MHS Jazz Ensemble and Mr. Gary Piazza for receiving a SILVER medal at the MAJE (Massachusetts Association of Jazz Educators) State Festival held at Norwood HS on March 18!  Additional congratulations to Justin Bartlett, Alto Saxophone, for receiving the Outstanding Musicianship Award. Videos of their performance are below.

  • Congratulations to MHS Jazz Ensemble and Mr. Gary Piazza for achieving a GOLD medal at the Senior Central District MAJE Festival held on March 8th.  This standing affords the group to continue competing at the state level.  The MAJE State competition is Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Norwood HS. In addition the following students received "Outstanding Musicianship" Awards at the Central District Festival:

    Justin Bartlett - alto saxophone
    John Naoum - drum set
    Matthew Pearl - tenor saxophone


          Additional congratulations to Justin Bartlett who was awarded the Central District Division 1

          Most Valuable Player!​​ 

  • Click here for the powerpoint presentation from the March 6th Festival Disney trip meeting. 
  • Minutes from the MPS Music Assocation Meetings can now be found on "Meeting Minutes" tab on left-hand side.

Salta City Samba

Festival Disney Fundraisers


  • The Spring Concert Ad book fundraiser is currently running. Click here for further information and forms.
  • ScrubaDub car wash coupons fundraiser runs from March 6 through March 24. Click here for the information flyer. 

Meeting Announcement​​​​


  • Wednesday, March 29th, Festival Disney Chaperone Meeting. 7pm, MHS Chorus Room.​
  • Monday, April 3rd, MPS Music Association mandatory trip meeting for parents/guardians and students participating in Festival Disney. 7pm, MHS Little Theater.​​​​ Information on the upcoming April 2017 Orlando trip can be found on the Music Festival webpage.

pictures courtesy of Katherine Hennessy

Upcoming Performances​​


  • ​Friday, March 24th, Spring Sing, Whitcomb Auditorium, 7pm
  • Friday, March 31st, MICCA, MHS Wind Ensemble 3:30pm, MHS String Ensemble 4pm, Hopkinton High School; 7th/8th Concert Band 4:30pm, 7th/8th String Ensemble 6:30pm, King Philip RHS
  • Saturday, April 1st, MICCA, MHS Chorus 9:40am; 7th/8th Chorus 10:40am; MHS A Cappella 11:40am, Algonquin RHS
  • Sunday, April 2nd, MICCA, MHS Concert Band 4pm, Hopkinton HS

Pictures from the Veterans Day Parade, Thanksgiving Day football game and Home for the Holidays can be found on the "Pictures" page. Click here to check them out.

Click here for the press release.

Row 1 (seated): Susan Rambridge & Julianna Kinslow. Row 2: Benjamin Simmons, Justin Bartlett, Sophia Chabotte, Kinnear Pierzchala and Matthew Pearl.  Row 3 (standing): Emily Mague, Kaley Davis and Noah Ogden. Missing from Photo: Timothy Goliger and Thomas Redden.

Senior Districts


  • Congratulations to the following MHS students who were selected for the Central District Senior Festival and performed at Mechanics Hall in Worcester on January 14th!

All States


  • Congratulations to the following MHS students who have been named Symphony Hall Scholars and will participate in the 2016-2017 All-State Music Concert at Boston Symphony Hall March 11th!

Last update: 3/21/17

Row 1 (seated): Matthew Pearl (jazz) and Justin Bartlett (jazz).  Row 2 (standing): Noah Ogden (chorus), Kaley Davis (chorus) and Timothy Goliger (chorus).

Weep for Me

Click here for the press release.

N.E. Voices 2017

  • ​On January 27th & 28th, Voices ReChoired participated in a two-day high school A Cappella festival. Below are some pictures and a video of their performance. 


Volunteer Opportunities


  • We are looking for a new Volunteer Coordiator for the 2017-2018 school year. This position involves  calling/emailing parents and community members to help with such tasks as football & concert concessions, walking with the bands during parades and transporting instruments. Train with our current coordinator Sharon Levy this school year. For more information, contact Marlene Manell at

Current Volunteer Opportunity


  • The Paradise City Arts Festival will be at the Royal Plaza Trade Center in Marlborough later this week. The Music Association runs the coat check with all proceeds going to the Music Association. Hours are Friday 3/24 from 10am to 5pm, Saturday 3/25 from 10am to 6pm and Sunday 3/26 from 11am to 5pm. If you can volunteer to help, please contact Marlene Manell at