Congratulations Jazz “A”

Our Jazz A band traveled to The Reno Jazz Festival and received a “Unanimous Superior” festival rating and 2nd place in their division!

Way to go…Jazz A!!!

MC has a Perfect “Unanimous Superior” Festival Season!

Congratulations to all our instrumental music students for ”Unanimous Superior” Poway Festival performances.

This completes a perfect “Superior” Festival Seasons.

Our students are the best!

Poway Festival Results:

Concert Band-Unanimous Superior

Wind Ensemble 2-Unanimous Superior

Wind Ensemble 1-Unanimous Superior

Symphony Orchestra-Unanimous Superior




Congratulations! Unanimous Superiors at El Camino Festival

Congratulations to all our students who performed at the El Camino Festival 2014. All performing groups received “Unanimous Superior” ratings which are the highest possible rating a group can receive at festival.

All Wind ensembles and Symphony Orchestra played with outstanding artistry!

Next Festival is at Poway High School on April 2nd and 3rd.
See calendar for performance times.

2014 Butter Braid Fundraiser Going on Now!

Order your delicious Butter Braid pastries.

5 delicious flavors: Apple, Bavarian Creme, NEW - Blueberry Cream Cheese, Cinnamon, and Strawberry Cream Cheese.

Orders are due on Wednesday, March 12.

Delivery date isThursday, March 27.

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Pre-Festival Concert This Thursday February 13th

Join us for a special pre-festival concert this Thursday, February 13th at the Mt. Carmel High School Performing Arts Center beginning at 7:00 PM.

Concert Band, Wind Ensembles 1 & 2 and the Mt. Carmel Symphony Orchestra will perform one of their works for festival followed by a clinic from an SCSBOA Adjudicator. The concert promises to be very educational for both the students and parents who are interested in finding out first hand, what an adjudicator listens for in a music performance.

Tri-M Music Honors

Congratulations to the following students who applied and were accepted to the TRI M MUSIC HONOR SOCIETY. These students have demonstrated both musical excellence in our program and are receiving a 3.5 GPA or higher.

Savannah Gray

Federico Lumangui

Lydia Panton

Ava Scally

EungSong Seo

Stephani Chan

Jamie Cheu

Allison Deogaygay

Angel Iglesias

Sharanya Iyer

Raymond Leung

Cassandra Lynn

Amy Moran

Chantal Sengsourinho

Cina Shahabi

Michael Yang

Cindy Bach

Lyla Birenbaum

Vishal Bobba

Jennifer Cesolini

Justin Fan

Sarah Freeze

Dubravka Juric

Andrew Kinsey

Kevin Mao

Louis Panton

Mariah Tamayo

Vivien Tran

Bryce Young

Upcoming events!

We have a lot of events beginning this month!


February 8th…Winter Guard Performance at Mission Hills High School

February 13th at 7:00 PM at Mt. Carmel PAC…Pre-Festival Concert (all concert bands and orchestra)

March 7th and 8th…El Camino Festival at El Camino High School (Wind Ensembles 1 & 2, Orchestra)

April 2nd and 3rd…Poway Festival at Poway High School (Concert Band, Wind Ensembles and Orchestra)

Check the calendar for more events and dates!




On behalf of the Music Staff, we want to wish everyone a happy holiday and enjoy the winter break!

See’s Candies Delivery, 12/17

See’s Candies will be ready for pick up on Tuesday, 12/17 from 2:35-4:00pm in the Orchestra Room.  Please make arrangements for your order to be picked up.

Winter Concert December 18th

Everyone is invited to our annual winter band concert Wednesday, Devember 18th at 7:00 PM at the

Mt. Carmel Performing Arts Center.

Our Concert Band, Wind Ensemble One and Two will be playing a variety of concert and holiday favorites.

Tickets are $8.00 for adults.

Come and enjoy a great evening of music!