THANK YOU to our amazing chaperones. We are so blessed to have these caring parents treating all the music students like their own.
THANK YOU to our families back home for your support and encouragement all year through.
CONGRATS to all our students! We hope it was a worthwhile and memorable weekend together!
Best Overall Marching Band: Marching Band
Best Overall Jazz Band: Jazz Band
Best Overall Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra
Best Overall Choral Ensemble: North Hills Singers
String Orchestra: superior/first place
Chamber Orchestra: superior/first place
Jazz Band: superior/first place
Wind Ensemble: superior/first place
Wind Symphony: superior/first place
Symphonic Concert Band: superior/second place (second to Wind Symphony)
Marching Band: superior/first place
Women’s Choir: superior/second place
Symphonic Choir: superior/second place
North Hills Singers: superior/first place
Outstanding Jazz Soloist: Jared Adams
Our students continue to do amazing things together with your support. We are very excited to share these great young people with musicians and teachers from across the state in two weeks at the PMEA Convention.
For our alumni and music lovers, we will perform:
Grainger, Lincolnshire Posy
Mackey, Sheltering Sky
Williams, Victor's Tale
SSG Aaron Scott
soloist from The U.S. Army Band, “Pershing’s Own”
North Hills High School class of '99
Holsinger, Liturgical Dances
Sousa, The Thunderer
Since most of you won't be in Hershey, feel free to join us for a PMEA Preview Concert on March 29th, in the North Hills Middle School Auditorium at 7 PM.
Thank you North Hills!
North Hills High School’s music department has been named a Program of Distinction by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Elementary and Secondary Schools, one of the nation’s top education accrediting organizations. The North Hills music department is one of only six music programs in the nation to be honored with this notable accolade. Programs of Distinction are viewed as model programs worthy of emulation by academic programs around the world.
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It is with great sadness that we share the passing of our retired elementary band director, Mr. Bishop. Mr. Bishop was a fabulous educator and a friend to us all. Friends will be received Thursday 6-8 p.m. and Friday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the SZAFRANSKI-EBERLEIN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 101 Third St., Carnegie. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Thomas More Church on Saturday at 10 a.m. (EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT THE CHURCH). Burial in St. Ignatius Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Double Hit Lymphoma Foundation.
Please see the full obituary: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/postgazette/obituary.aspx?n=michael-f-bishop&pid=174945708&fhid=9867
We are very excited to welcome you to our nationally recognized music program! Click the button below to register for one of our elementary ensembles!
NH Instrumental Music
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Instrumental Music Website
This website is designed as a resource for the students, parents, friends, family and fans of the North Hills Instrumental program locally and around the country.