MCI's award-winning Music Department prepares students to be lifelong learners and lovers of music. Our musicians perform on the local, state, and national stage. Concerts, festivals, exchanges, and competitions fill the school year. We offer students courses in music theory, composition, arranging, history, digital music production, guitar and piano instruction.
Performing ensembles include Concert Band, Concert Choir, Chamber Choir (by audition), Vocal Jazz Ensemble (by audition), Instrumental Jazz Ensemble I, Instrumental Jazz Ensemble II (by audition), Jazz Combo (by audition) and Pep Band.
Students who enroll in the music program may choose or audition for a variety of options that include Concert Choir, Vocal Jazz Ensemble, Concert Band, and Jazz Ensemble. MCI has produced some of the finest musicians in the state. Every year, MCI has ranked at the top in chorus, jazz band, and concert band competitions. This has allowed us to showcase the remarkable talents of our students.