High School Musicians Honored

The Mineral Point High School Music Department held its annual awards night Sunday, May 13 at the Opera House. Awards were presented as follows:   Seniors Music Boosters’ Award: Haakon Schriefer. Band: John Philip Sousa Award: Alayna McCarville; Louis Armstrong Jazz Award: Haakon Schriefer; Most Enthusiastic: Danielle Blum; Most Improved: Abi Callaway, Ireln King, Hans … Read More

MP to Host WSMA Large Group Music Festival

Students from area schools will participate in a Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) sanctioned Concert Music Festival hosted at Mineral Point Middle School/High School on Friday, May 11.   During the festival, which is free and open to the public, each school’s concert ensemble groups will perform before a panel of adjudicators while students from … Read More

State Solo & Ensemble Participants Earn Gold

Mineral Point Middle and High School Musicians culminated their Solo/Ensemble competition season with the State Festival at UW-Platteville Saturday, April 28. All instrumental students at Mineral Point received 1st place ratings. Those instrumentalists were: Haakon Schriefer: Trombone Solo Cody Pierce: Trombone Solo Owen Stephenson: French Horn Solo Haakon Schriefer, Brady Palzkill, Cody Pierce, and Daniel … Read More

High School Musicians Qualify for State

Mineral Point High School musicians competed at the Wisconsin School Music Association’s District Solo/Ensemble Contest held at Darlington April 7. The following received a Starred First rating in Class A and have advanced to the State competition at UW-Platteville to be held Saturday, April 28. Michaela Acherman, Soprano Solo Megan Berg, Music Theater-Soprano/Alto Solo Megan … Read More

SWAL Honors Choir

Mineral Point Middle and High Schools were well represented at the SWAL Conference Honors Choir held at Iowa-Grant High School Saturday, January 27. High school: Megan Berg, Alexis Berget, Maddie Faull, Austin Heisner, Mackenzie Martie, Cody Pierce, Keira Schrank, Samantha Schultz, Brianna Wedig, and Rita Wilson.   Middle school: Oliver Benson, Gena Byrnes, Brock Ellingson, Ella Fox, Ellie Janetka, … Read More

SWAL Honors Band

Congrats to our middle and high school musicians who have been selected for the SWAL Conference Honors Band! The public is invited to join them for their concert at Ithaca High School Saturday, January 6 at 4:30 pm.

Shrek the Musical

The Mineral Point High School Musical Theatre Program is preparing to present “Shrek the Musical” December 8-10 at the Opera House. Friday and Saturday showtimes are 7 pm and Sunday’s is at 2 pm. Tickets are available at Berget Jewelers and online at https://www.onthestage.com/show/mineral-point-unified-schools-musical-theatre-program/shrek-the-musical-2096/tickets. They will also be available at the door. Based on the … Read More

Musicians Awarded

The Mineral Point High School Music Department held its annual awards night Sunday, May 14 at the Opera House. Photos from the event can be found in this album: https://www.facebook.com/pg/MineralPointSchoolDistrict/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1529469937064635 Awards were presented as follows: Seniors Music Booster Award-Ethan Dickler. Band: Most Enthusiastic-Grant Rose; Most Improved-Jack Neal; Most Outstanding-Cole Howard; Louis Armstrong Jazz Award-Addy Chambers; John … Read More

State Solo/Ensemble Medals Awarded

Mineral Point Middle and High School Musicians culminated their Solo/Ensemble competition season with the State Festival at UW-Platteville Saturday, April 29. Results were as follows: First: Danielle Blum, Soprano Vocal Solo Haakon Schriefer, Baritone Vocal Solo Trombone Quartet: Haakon Schriefer, Brady Palzkill, Cole Howard, and Cody Pierce Second: Michaela Acherman, Soprano Vocal Solo Megan Berg, … Read More

Addams Family Musical Cast & Crew Ready for Performances

The Mineral Point High School Musical Theatre Program is proud to present “The Addams Family” at the Mineral Point Opera House this weekend. Showtimes are Friday, April 28 and Saturday, April 29 at 7 pm, and Sunday, April 30 at 2 pm. Check out photos from rehearsal here: https://www.facebook.com/pg/MineralPointSchoolDistrict/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1515893518422277 Cast members include: Caleb Kennedy, Gomez Addams; … Read More