Welcome to Mancelona Bands!

The Mancelona Band Program strives for musical excellence and a community experience amongst all of its students in grades 5 through 12. We work hard to learn and refine the fundamentals of music making and use those skills to create music that we can share with our hometown community.

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2022 Mancelona Ironmen Marching Band

MHS Band in February 2020 after receiving a Division I rating at MSBOA Band Festival

About Ms. Heegeman

Ms. Heegeman is a 2017 graduate of Mancelona Public Schools and proud MHS Band alumna. During her time at MPS she participated in Teacher Academy, finding her love for teaching in the band room.

Recently she graduated from Central Michigan University in 2022 with her bachelors in Music Education. During her time at CMU she studied oboe under Dr. Lindabeth Binkley, participated in the Chippewa Marching Band (marching alto saxophone) under the direction of Dr. James Batcheller, and the CMU Wind Symphony and Symphony Band under various directors.