Bandaiders Meeting

Bandaiders Meeting

3/4  7:00 pm - MHS Band Room 

Please join us for our monthly meeting.  All families are welcome and encouraged to attend.  Agenda is below.

Melrose Bandaiders, Inc.
Board Meeting
Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
7:00 pm
Melrose High School Band Room

 Routine Business

Recording Secretary’s Report                     D. Heislein
Treasurer’s Report                                          B. Corvene
Band Director’s Report                                  M. Repucci
Corresponding Secretary’s Report           J. Wiesen
Publicity Report                                                L. Bulman
Uniform Chairperson’s Report                   D. Heislein

 Old Business

Winter Guard
Rotary Grant

New Business

Band Night – March 12th
Banquet News


Winter Guard Season Is Here!

Winter Guard Competition Schedule

Enjoy a show and support MHS Winter Guard as they compete in NESBA!

 3/8/15 Sunday    Dover NH Show
11:00 am  Competition Start Time
3:46  pm   Melrose Performs

3/14/15 Saturday    Salem MA – Blessed Sacrament Show
5:00 pm  Competition Start Time
5:54 pm  Melrose Performs

3/15/15 Sunday    Somerset Show
11:30 am  Competition Start Time
2:41pm  Melrose Performs

3/29/15 Sunday    Everett HS
1:00 pm  Competition Start Time
2:22 pm  Melrose Performs

4/4/15 Salem MA    NESBA FINALS
12:00 pm  Competition Start Time
2:54 pm  Melrose Performs

Visit for more information about locations and directions.  Performance times are subject to change.   

Critical Need This Weekend!

Your help is needed!  We still have many jobs to fill. 

NESBA Winter Guard and Percussion Show THIS Sunday, February 8

There are still a dozens of open slots for various activities during the competition.  We need both student and parent help.

Proceeds from this show will benefit our band and we are asking that as many band families as possible lend a hand.  As always, volunteers get free admission to the competition. 

Please sign up at


Congratulations to the following students for their acceptance into Jr. and Sr. Districts, All-State, and All-Eastern this year!

Junior Districts

*Potomac Rubbins – Snare Drum, 8th grade
Peter Wiesen – Trumpet, 9th grade
*Caleb Zimmerman – Trumpet, 9th grade

 Senior Districts

*Abraham Zimmerman – Euphonium, 12th grade


*Abraham Zimmerman – Euphonium, 12th grade


*Abraham Zimmerman – Euphonium,12th grade

 *First Chair

Winter Guard Competition Update

Our home NESBA Winter Guard competition is less than a week away!

 Anyone can bake.

 cupcakeBaked goods are needed for the bake table.  Each family is asked to donate 1 dozen individually wrapped, nut free snack items.  Band and Color Guard members can bring the baked goods to the first floor of the middle school on Sunday between 11:00 am and 1:00 pm.

 Volunteers needed.

There are still a large number of open slots for various activities during the competition.  We need both student and parent help.  Please sign up at volunteers get free admission to the competition.

Scratch tickets still being accepted.

 If you haven’t sent in a scratch ticket for the competition raffle basket, there is still time!  Bring it to band and give it to Mr. Repucci or give it to Tara Peterson.  Thanks!

Melrose Home NESBA Winter Guard Competition 2/8

Melrose Home NESBA Winter Guard Competition
Sunday, February 8th !!

With 18 guards scheduled to perform, we need many band members and parents to help with various jobs associated with the competition including concession and bake goods sales, truck and bus parking, ticket booth sales and raffle ticket sales.  Sign up early to get the best choice!  The slots begin at 9:30 am.  To sign up go to

All volunteers get free admission to the competition!