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

  • HMA Lesson Scholarship Auditions June 11-14

    To sign up, please click on the link below and print.

    HMA Lesson Scholarship Audition Form 2018-2019

     

    Congratulations to Noteworthy, gold medal, and Men's Chorus, silver medal, at the 2018 MICCA Solo and Small Ensemble Festival held at Concord-Carlisle HS Saturday April 28.

     

    Upcoming Performances May and June

    A Night for the Arts and One Act Play Festival May 17 6pm HS Atrium and Auditorium

    POPS! Sunday, May 20 3pm HHS Athletic Center

    8th Grade Concert Wednesday, May 30 7pm HMS Auditorium

    Memorial Day Monday,May 28 11am Town Common (HS Bands only)

    Graduation Friday June 1 6pm HHS Athletic Center

    Hopkins Concert Monday, June 4 7pm HHS Athletic Center

    6th Grade Concert Tuesday, June 5 7pm HMS Auditorium

    7th Grade Concert Wednesday, June 6 7pm HMS Auditorium

    8th Grade Promotion Tuesday, June 19 6pm HHS Athletic Center (7th Grade Band only)

     

    Junior District

    The following Hopkinton Middle School students have been selected to perform in the 2018 Central District Junior Festival April 28, 2018 at Blackstone Millville Regional High School.

     

    Grace  Young             grade 8           Clarinet         

    Jacob Chastain           grade 8           Sax Alto         

    Kira Sward                 grade 8           Sax Alto         

    Allison Chen               grade 7           Violin 

    Samuel Lagoy            grade 8           Trumpet        

    Evan Mirazimi           grade 7           Bassoon         

    An-Wen Huang          grade 8           Cello               

    Caroline Ozmun        grade 8           Cello               

    Kevin  Wang              grade 8           String Bass    

     Camryn Franks          grade 7           Cello   

     

     

    GOLD MEDAL SHOWCASE PERFORMANCES

    HHS Chorus Sunday, April 8 at Mechanics Hall in Worcester at 8:40 am

    HHS Concert Band Saturday, April 21 at Symphony Hall in Boston at 3:30pm

    Both performances are FREE and Open to the public. 

     

    Marathon Runner for the HMA

    My name is Alex Mimms and I’m thrilled to be running my first Boston Marathon
    for the Hopkinton Music Association (HMA)! Please go to my site to find out more.

    https://www.gofundme.com/alexrunsboston2018

     

    Hopkinton HS and MS performance time for MICCA 2018

    Friday, March 23

    @Hopkinton HS
    8th Grade Band 5:00
    HS Orchestra 8:00
    HS Concert Band 8:30

    @Westborough HS
    8th Grade Chorus 5:20

    Saturday, March 24

    @Hopkinton HS
    Symphonic Band 11:30
    8th Grade Orchestra 1:00

    @Westborough HS
    HS Chorus 11:40

     

    Hopkinton Music Department March/April Concert Series:

    MS Orchestra Night 3/5/2018 7:00 PM

    MS Chorus Night 3/6/2018 7:00 PM

    Hopkins Concert 3/7/2018 7:00 PM

    MS Band Night 3/13/2018 7:00 PM

    HS Concert 3/14/2018 7:00 PM

    Jazz Night 4/11/2018 7:00 PM

     

    All State News

    The following students were accepted to the 2018 Massachusetts Music Educators All State Festival:  Rachael Chen, Matthew Dempsey, Andrew Keeley, Abbey Kelley-Lanser, Andrea Liu, Daniel Moreno, and Advait Nene.  

    This is the most HHS students accepted to All State in a single year. Congratulations!

    They will perform at Symphony Hall March 3, 2018.

     

    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.

     

     

    Congratulations to Rachael Chen on representing Hopkinton at the NAfME National Honors Concert Band in Orlando FL, Nov 27 and 28. Congratulations to Daniel Moreno for being selected as an alternate.

     

     

     

     

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  • Hopkinton Music Department May/June Concert Series and Community Events:

    A Night for the Arts and One Act Play Festival May 17 6pm HS Atrium and Auditorium

    POPS! Sunday, May 20 3pm HHS Athletic Center

    8th Grade Concert Wednesday, May 30 7pm HMS Auditorium

    Memorial Day Monday,May 28 11am Town Common (HS Bands only)

    Graduation Friday June 1 6pm HHS Athletic Center

    Hopkins Concert Monday, June 4 7pm HHS Athletic Center

    6th Grade Concert Tuesday, June 5 7pm HMS Auditorium

    7th Grade Concert Wednesday, June 6 7pm HMS Auditorium

    8th Grade Promotion Tuesday, June 19 6pm HHS Athletic Center (7th Grade Band only)