Department of Music
Welcome to the web site of the Department of Music of the Hopkinton Public Schools. Information about all aspect of the Department of Music can be found on the pages of this site. Please be sure to check back regularly as the site is updated periodically.Any new and timely information will be posted here and on other parts of the site.
Music Department Announcements
Congratulations to Rachael Chen on reprsenting Hopkinton at the NAfME National Honors Concert Band in Orlando FL, Nov 27 and 28.
Senior District News
Hopkinton High School Students To Perform
At Central District MMEA Senior High Concert Festival
The following students have been selected to perform, based on their successful auditions, in the 2018 Central District Massachusetts Music Educators Senior High School Festival at Mechanics Hall in Worcester, MA on Saturday, January 13, 2018. Musicians from Hopkinton include: David Antaki, Trumpet; Rachael Chen, Flute; Matthew Dempsey, Bass, Chorus; Yuyue Dong, Alto, Chorus; Jessie Franks, Bassoon; An-Chi Huang, Violin; Andrew Keeley, Trombone; Abbey Kelley-Lanser, Alto, Chorus; Andrea Liu, Violin; Dan Moreno, Bass Clarinet; Advait Nene, Bass Clarinet; Andrew Palleiko, Trumpet; Mirabella Paolucci, Viola; Kyle Stukel, Trumpet.
Students from approximately 64 high schools in the district auditioned in early November 2017. Wachusett Regional High School Music Department in Holden, MA, will host rehearsals of the Concert Band, Orchestra, Jazz Band, and Chorus ensembles during the 3-day Festival. More information may be found at www.cdmmea.org.
The following students earned a recommendation to audition for the
2018 Massachusetts Music Educators All State Festival: David Antaki, Rachael Chen, Matthew Dempsey, Jessie Franks, Andrew Keeley, Abbey Kelley-Lanser,
Andrea Liu, Daniel Moreno, and Advait Nene. At this time, All State auditions will take place January 20, 2018 at Shrewsbury High School at 1:45.
Students will be asked to arrive by 1:15 for registration and warm-up time.