Course Expectation Sheet

PEP Band

ARHS Music Calendar

ARHS Chorus Page

Tri-M Page

Wind Ensemble

Jazz Ensemble I

Jazz Ensemble II

Symphonic Band

Concert Band




ARHS Band & Orchestra Home Page

Welcome to the home page for the Algonquin Regional High School Band and Orchestra program. The Instrumental Music program at Algonquin features the Concert Band (grade 9), Symphonic Band (grades 10/11/12), Wind Ensemble (grades 11/12), and String Orchestra (grades 9-12). All of these Ensembles meet during the school day for full academic credit. There are approximately 250 students involved in the instrumental music program at Algonquin.

There are also two Jazz Ensembles and a Full Orchestra which meet regularly after school. In addition, there are numerous opportunities to participate in small instrumental ensembles.



Ms. Amy Collins

Fine and Performing Arts Department Chair

Wind Ensemble, AP Music Theory, Orchestra, Pep Band

508-351-7010 x 1031


Mr. Eric Vincent

Symphonic Band, Concert Band, Jazz Ensemble I, Pep Band, Honors Music Theory, Audio Recording & Jazz Improv

508-351-7010 ext 2142


Mr. Henry Morel

Jazz Ensemble II


updated 11/20/15

Congratulations to the following students who auditioned for and were selected to participate in the Central District Music Festival. They will perform in a concert at Mechanics Hall on Saturday, January 16, 2016:

Eric Coughlin, trombone *

Olivia Iverson, flute *

Jennifer Lee, flute

Merry Qian, flute

Maya Sagarin, trombone

Kaitlyn Shreeve, flute *

Nellie Zhang, clarinet

Connor Jenks, jazz alto *

Brian Keefe, jazz trumpet *

Hyun Shin, jazz trumpet *

Andrew Travins, jazz bari *

Zoe Chang, violin *

Christina Iverson, violin *

Ha Neul On, violin

Maria Tu, violin

Bridget Brady, soprano

Nicole Dobberpuhl, alto *

Sai Ekbote, bass

Henry Fournier, tenor *

Shyala Jayasinghe, soprano *

Katherine Johnson, soprano

Saloni Kumar, soprano *

Sarah Milnamow, soprano

Jen Piekarz, alto


* All-State Recommendation

Thank you to congratulations to everyone who auditioned. You all made a respectable showing for our school. It is not small things to prepare and to summon the courage to audition. We hope that you will try again in the future now that you know first hand what is required.


Congratulations on a fabulous first concert of the year! We are very pleased with how all groups performed and look forward hearing the groups perform throughout the year!


District Auditions are this Saturday, November 14th. The bus will depart ARHS at 7:45am and travel to Grafton HS for the auditions. Once everyone has auditioned, we should return to ARHS around 10:45am

Good luck to all our ARHS musicians auditioning!!


Full Orchestra starts Tuesday, November 10th. If you would like to play in the group, contact Mrs. Collins or sign-up on the sheet in the band room. Rehearsals are every Tuesday from 2-2:45pm.

First concert is the Holiday Concert on December 22nd.



The Fine & Performing Arts Department has debuted a department blog!

Check it out and subscribe to the blog to receive department newsletters!


Wonderful performance by our choral and instrumental groups at the annual MICCA Festival! Congratulations to all students!

Mixed Chorus- Bronze

Concert Choir- Bronze

Camerata Singers- Bronze

Chamber Choir- Silver

Concert Band- Silver

Symphonic Band- Gold

Wind Ensemble- Gold

String Orchestra- Gold






Thank you for all your support and for coming out to the coffeehouse! Tri-M was able to raise $859.00 for the Dennis Wrenn Scholarship Fund!



Tanks- On SALE for $10

Short-sleeve Tees for $12

Long-sleeve Tees for $15

Hoodies for $30

Drawstring Bags for $5






Northborough-Southborough Music Association (NSMA)

Meeting Minutes/Agendas


June 18, 2014- meeting agenda

Donation Form



Please be sure to check the links on the left sidebar of this page!

There is already a lot of information posted!

          1. Marching Band information and schedules
          2. Tri-M Home Page
          3. Recordings for all instrumental performing groups
          4. Concert calendar for the year.