Welcome to the Home of the HMS Bands!

Congratulations HMS Jazz Ensemble!
The Jazz Ensemble has been selected to perform at the 2016 Midwest Clinic!  
For more information about the Midwest Clinic, please click on this link.

NIMCon Results!
Congratulations Wind Ensemble! Division 1 Rating!

Northshore Jazz Festival Results!
Congratulations Jazz Band! - 2nd Place / Division 1 Rating!
Congratulations Jazz Ensemble! - 3rd Place / Division 1 Rating!
Anthony C. - Solo Award!

Jazz in the Meadows Results!
Congratulations Jazz Ensemble! - 2nd Place / Division 1 Rating!

Video of the Moment!

Upcoming events for the HMS Bands!



This Year With the HMS Bands...
(updated 3/15/2016)
  • The Wind Ensemble performed in the Northern Illinois Music Conference Organization Contest, at which they received a Division 1 rating!

  • The Jazz Ensemble earned Division 1 ratings at both the Northshore Jazz Festival in January as well as at Jazz in the Meadows in February.  At Northshore, Jazz Ensemble took home 3rd Place, and at Jazz in the Meadows, they took home 2nd Place!  They are now preparing for our 9th Annual HMS Pops Concert on Thursday, April 14th!

  • The Jazz Band received a Division I rating and 2nd Place at the Northshore Jazz Festival! They are now preparing for our 9th Annual HMS Pops Concert on Thursday, April 14th!

  • Over 20 students between 6th, 7th, and 8th grades will participate in the District 21 Solo and Ensemble Festival.