We ask that you sit in during a rehearsal. Bring your instrument if you like!
There is no audition necessary
This group uses the "I Recommend" Book . If you already play an instrument, but need some time to "get your chops back", this is the group for you. While in this group you are also eligible to participate in the Concert Band. The conductor is Rick Mongrain. Join any time.
Allows continuing learners to improve their playing and music-reading skills. The Jazz Band is an ensemble that focuses on jazz rhythms, improv skills and learning basic jazz-related pieces and styles including blues, big-band, Latin jazz, and reggae. Mike Lucas conducts the Jazz Band. Join any time.
The principal ensemble of the MHCB, always improving musical skills while performing high-quality music under professional musician and conductor Mike Lucas. Join any time.
Primarily plays jazz standards with an emphasis on developing small group improvisational skills. Richard Mongrain conducts this band. Join with permision of the conductor..