International Women’s Day Morning Music

BY TASMIA JAMIL As International Women’s Day approaches on March 8th, the Social Justice SHSM leads up to the March on Main with their own methods of raising awareness. One of these methods includes playing songs on the announcements that empower women all around the world. The song list includes popular female singers such as Beyonce, Ariana Grande, and Lady Gaga, as well as a … Continue reading International Women’s Day Morning Music

MD Competes at MusicFest in Ancaster

Prema Kapoor On February 19, Milton District’s Senior Concert Band and Jazz Band attended the annual MusicFest at Redeemer University in Ancaster, Hamilton. The two groups left early that morning with Mr. Carson-Foster and Mr. Cummings to ensure they arrived at the university in time for the Jazz Band to perform. While everything was rushed getting off of the bus and setting up instruments, the … Continue reading MD Competes at MusicFest in Ancaster

Vice Principals React to MDHS Winter Concert

Listening to a wonderful winter concert tonight from our very talented music students! pic.twitter.com/YB17tSuTCZ — Cherie Rudge (@VPMrsRudge) December 14, 2018 Foster’s Funk Band! Outstanding!! ❄️☃️🌲 pic.twitter.com/oz2s9hNXEI — Cherie Rudge (@VPMrsRudge) December 14, 2018 We had a great time at the Winter Concert. You all sounded great. Awesome job @MusicMdhs @MDHighSchool. Just a couple of pics here. pic.twitter.com/ptcn7Dcf2U — Andreas Rehm (@Rehmworld) December 14, 2018 Continue reading Vice Principals React to MDHS Winter Concert

MDHS Music Feeder School Tour: Day #2

By Iman Umair-Qaiser Following annual tradition, various music groups and extracurriculars at MD took to the road on December 3rd to continue this year’s Feeder School Tour. The Senior Concert Band, Foster’s Funk Band, and the A Capella group performed and promoted MD’s music program to elementary schools whose students are to attend MD in the coming years. After Day 1 at Sam Sherratt and … Continue reading MDHS Music Feeder School Tour: Day #2

MDHS Music Feeder School Tour: Day #1

By Eli Vodarek-Berman The MDHS Music Program has officially kicked off its annual Feeder School Tour! On Wednesday, November 28th, we began our annual feeder school tour, visiting Sam Sherratt and Brookville Public School in Milton. The goal of the tour is to show the feeder schools (whose graduates feed into Milton District) that MD is the place to go for music—and we did just … Continue reading MDHS Music Feeder School Tour: Day #1

Arts Café: A HUGE Success

by Iman Umair-Qaiser Thursday, October 27, 2018 was a big day for the Arts and Music departments. A night filled with music, poetry, and theatrics, Milton District High School hosted its first ever Arts Café from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m,  presented by the students and faculty of MDHS. Held in the cafeteria with free entry and refreshments, the event saw a full house. Nearly … Continue reading Arts Café: A HUGE Success

What? Arkells Recorded With MDHS BAND!???

BY PREMA KAPOOR On Monday, June 11th, two members from the Arkells came to work with the MDHS senior band. Tim Oxford (left), the drummer, performed the Arkells’ new song People’s Champ, accompanied by the senior band Max Kerman (right), the lead singer, also came along to help the band with their performance with some wise words. At the end of the session, Max and … Continue reading What? Arkells Recorded With MDHS BAND!???

The Annual Spring Concert

BY IMAN-UMAIR QAISER o bring in the fragrant spring season, MD opened its doors and invited parents and families to come to watch the spring concert. The students displayed their musical talents that they had worked on for the second semester. Notable acts included Foster’s Funk Band, the MD A Cappella Group, and the Grade 9 Junior Band performing with the Grade 9 Rock Band. Continue reading The Annual Spring Concert