Our concert bands are the foundation of the Mt. Vernon Band Program. The Mt. Vernon Concert Bands allow students to develop individual skills and to perform as a group based on skill level.
The 'Band of Marauders' is one of the most exciting and visible performing ensembles offered at MVHS. The season begins with summer rehearsals and finishes at the beginning of November.
The MVHS Jazz Band is an extracurricular ensemble that rehearses twice a week focusing on the styles of swing, bepop, rock, and funk. Students involved in jazz band work on the development of basic jazz and pop styles, as well as solo development and improvisation.
This is a voluntary group that performs as men's and women's varsity basketball games. The music is fast paced and fun!!