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MBB Weekly Newsletter #30

Disney 2021 registrations are due this Tuesday Jan 14! It’s also the final week of the Winter Drumline salsa fundraiser. Summer Symposium registration is open, and have you checked out the 2020 Marching Band calendar yet? Details in the newsletter!

MBB Weekly Newsletter #30 | January 13, 2020

MBB Weekly Newsletter #29

Welcome back, and hello 2020! The Winter Drumline salsa fundraiser starts this week…make sure you place an order with your favorite Drumline member for some delicious Jose Madrid salsa! And the clock is ticking–ticket orders for this summer’s DCI World Finals are due by Thursday! All this and more in the newsletter!

MBB Weekly Newsletter #29 | January 6, 2020

MBB Weekly Newsletter #28

There are just a few days left before Winter Break! DCI 2020 ticket sales started this week–get your tickets ordered by Jan 9. And we have some extra items available from the Fall Fundraiser…check the newsletter for details. Best wishes for the holidays from Band Boosters–see you in 2020!

MBB Weekly Newsletter #28 | December 16, 2019

Fall Fundraiser Update

Fall Fundraiser

Product pickup for the Fall Fundraiser will be on Saturday, December 14 from 9am-12:30pm in the MHS Band Room. Enter through the band room doors (facing the soccer fields). Please plan your pickup using the following schedule (based on the student’s last name):

  • Last Names A-G: 9-10:30am
  • Last Names H-M: 10-11:30am
  • Last Names N-Z: 11am-12:30pm

Please make arrangements to pick up your order on 12/14. There is no space available to store the items, including those that require refrigeration. The Boosters are not responsible for ruined items due to failure to pick up.

We still need both parent and student volunteers to help make the day a success! Click here to sign up.

Did you forget to order? Wish you had ordered more? We have extras available of the following:

  • Fruit Gift Boxes — These are beautifully packed small boxes of fruit perfect for gift giving ($20 each).
    • Navels and Marmalade (3 available)
    • Navels, Apples and pears (2 available)
    • Pecans and Mandarins (3 available)
    • Navels, Grapefruit and Apples (2 available)
    • Navels, Grapefruit and Mandarins (5 available)
  • Butter Braids Pastries ($14 each)
    • Apple (3 available)
    • Four Cheese (1 available)
    • Cherry (5 available)
    • Cinnamon (5 available)
    • Cream Cheese (2 available)
    • Bavarian Crème (2 available)
    • Raspberry (1 available)
  • Wooden Spoon Cookie Dough ($16 each)
    • Chocolate Chip (1 available)
    • Triple Chocolate (3 available)
    • Sweet Macadamia Nut (4 available)
    • Cranberry (4 available)
    • Peanut Butter (4 available)
  • Sudz Soaps
    • Free and Clear Five Gallon Detergent ($45 each; 4 available)
    • Men’s Body Wash ($15 each; 10 available)
    • Shampoo ($15 each; 8 available)
    • Conditioner ($15 each; 8 available)

If you are interested in purchasing extra, please contact Diane Ziegler ( or 513.260.2798). 

MBB Weekly Newsletter #27

It’s a busy week for the Band…spirit wear pickups, the Walt Disney World kickoff meeting, and the High School Winter Concert! We still need a great deal of help with fundraiser pickups on Saturday–signup details in the newsletter!

MBB Weekly Newsletter #27 | December 9, 2019

MBB Weekly Newsletter #26

As we roll into the holiday season, make sure the bands’ upcoming concerts are on your calendar! And don’t forget about the information meeting for the 2021 Walt Disney World trip, coming up on December 11. Details in the newsletter!

MBB Weekly Newsletter #26 | December 2, 2019

MBB Weekly Newsletter #25

Congratulations to our many talented students who made the OMEA D14 Honor Ensembles! Also, the November Band Boosters meeting is scheduled for this Tuesday. And can you help staff the Boosters’ booth at the Craft Fair this weekend? Sign up in the newsletter!

MBB Weekly Newsletter #25 | November 25, 2019

OMEA D14 Honor Ensembles

Over the past several weeks, Junior High and High School students from the Milford Band programs have auditioned for the Ohio Music Education Association (OMEA) District 14 Honor Band. The Band will meet to rehearse and perform in concert in mid-January. Congratulations to the many talented Milford Band students named to these prestigious ensembles!

High School Symphonic Band

  • Ian Bruns, 4th chair trumpet
  • Natalie Burlingham, 3rd chair tuba
  • Christian Haghverdi, 2nd chair bassoon
  • Noah Jacobsen, 2nd chair flute
  • Alayna Lee, 4th chair flute
  • Ellen Long, 8th chair clarinet
  • Laynie Metsker, 1st chair bassoon
  • Sarah Morgan, 1st chair euphonium
  • Jack Renner, 4th chair trombone

High School Concert Band

  • Abby Carnathan, 2nd chair clarinet
  • Luke Hall, 3rd chair euphonium
  • Marissa Hull, 4th chair flute
  • Isaac Jacobsen, 12th clair clarinet
  • Madelyn Jones, 7th chair clarinet
  • Sarah Maimone, 1st chair horn
  • Alexis Tipkemper-Sparks, 3rd chair trumpet

Junior High Honor Band

  • 7th Grade:
    • Trevor Hess
    • Trevor Sturgill
    • Rafael Ortiz-Rivera
    • Johh Pirkey
  • 8th Grade:
    • Elise Linville
    • Claire Vonderhaar
    • Prateek Bhandari
    • Katy Campman
    • Andy Bish
    • Andrew Wilson
    • Blake Troescher
    • Aya Lewis-Rogers
    • Caden Gallagher
    • Ethan Owens
    • Gwen Sattler

MBB Weekly Newsletter #24

Congratulations to the Marching Band as they close out the season with a 3rd Place finish in Class AAA at BOA Grand Nationals! Coming up this week…the first Junior High concert of the year and the Miami Township Holiday Parade. Have you ordered your spirit wear yet? The clock is ticking–our winter spirit wear sale ends soon! Details in the newsletter!

MBB Weekly Newsletter #24 | November 18, 2019

MBB Weekly Newsletter #23

It’s the week of BOA Grand Nationals! Details and itineraries in this week’s newsletter, along with information on the Winter Spirit Wear Sale. Also, we’re still looking for assistance with the fundraiser packets–can you help us out for a couple hours? Click the link inside to sign up!

MBB Weekly Newsletter #23 | November 11, 2019