Northwest HS Band & Instrumental Music

Welcome to the website for the Northwest HS (Jackson MI) Instrumental Music Classes!

You can find specific course information, student work, and parent information by clicking on the class links at the top of this page.

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Contact Mr. Mangiavellano

Email (best and quickest way):

Phone: (517)817-4847

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The Northwest Band Boosters

If you have a student in the band, then you are a Band Booster!

Band Boosters are parents and friends of the band that work to improve the band through raising funds for new equipment, private lessons, scholarships, and many other things that add to the quality of our program.

Signup to Help:

General Band Booster Questions: <>

NW Varsity Football Concessions: Email Amy McMichael <>

MSU Football and Hockey Concessions: Email Amy McMichael <>

Interested in making a donation?

The Northwest Band Boosters are a 501c3 non-profit organization. All donations are tax-deductible and appreciated by the hundreds of young musicians in the program. 

Email Mr. Mangiavellano <>

2022-2023 Meetings are held in the HS Band Room at 600pm

Helpful Booster Links

MSU Background Check (for MSU Football and Hockey Concessions)

Private Lesson Reimbursement Form

Northwest High School Instrumental Music Curriculum

Northwest offers a wide array of instrumental music courses. From band courses to piano or guitar, all classes emphasize the value of music both as a subject, but as a vehicle to teach students how to live better lives and be better citizens.

The complete curriculum can be viewed here, but course specific objectives can be viewed on course pages. Select the course from the menu at the top of the page.