Haverford Band & Orchestra Parents

40th Annual Evening of Jazz

March 29th, 2019 (Snow date, March 30th)


Guest artist is the talented trombone player, Elliot Mason, who will peform with all of the Haverford High School and Middle School jazz bands throughout the evening.

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BOPs Registration Open for 2018-19

BOPs registration - for musicians at HHS - is now open for the 2018-19 school year.

Download, print and complete the registration form for 2018-19, which has all the details. The uniform maintenance agreement and photo release form are also included.

Info for 8th Grade Parents

Parents of current 8th grade students who will be in band or orchestra at HHS next year, download and read notes from the 8th Grade Parents meeting.
General Instrumental Music Information
Orchestra Information
Band information from Mr. Hart

BOPs Cannot Continue without You!

BOPs needs to fill several positions for the 2018-2019 school year:

    • Fundraising Chair
    • Color Guard Co-Liaison
    "Shadows" to learn next year and take over in 2019-2020:
    • Marching Band Uniform Coordinator
    • Gift Card Coordinator

To learn the responsibilities of each position, download the information sheet. Email the committee if you wish to volunteer or if you want more information: nominations@hhsmusic.org. Members of the nominating committee are Alison Hicks, Peter Monteleone, Leslie Mastranardo, Karen Weiss, Mary Shannon, Colette Speakman Bannon, and Teresa Yacono.

To carry out our mission of supporting the Haverford Instrumental Music Program, we need you and your skills.

Volunteer Clearance Process Now Easier, Cheaper

The district's requirements for volunteer clearances is now simpler and may be less expensive.

The good news:

If you plan to volunteer – and we hope you do – please read the requirements of the clearance process on the school district's website.

Please consult the BOPs calendar to stay informed about concerts, date changes and other important events.

BOPs Bylaws

The Band and Orchestra Parents (BOPs) bylaws were updated and approved last year. The bylaws are available for download here.

Concert Broadcasts

Did you miss the winter concert for your child's ensemble? Taped concerts are available on-demand at the school district's website. Choose the Concerts folder from the drop-down menu near the top of the page. Performances are also broadcast on the district's cable channel (Verizon 40, Comcast 8).

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HHS Music on Facebook

Facebook users, we post photos taken at events HHS Music Facebook page. Simply like our HHS Music page and you'll be informed when new photos are posted. To download any of the photos, click on the image on your news feed. At the bottom of the larger image, look for "Options" in white type. Click on Options and a menu will pop up. Choose "Download" and save it to your computer from there.