The Milford High School Symphonic Band is compromised of students in grades 9-12 who audition each spring for admittance to the band the following fall. The band performs four school concerts per year in addition to performing at OMEA Large Group Contest, and can participate in smaller ensemble groups. The band consistently receives straight I (superior) ratings in the AA class and is one of the top groups in Ohio’s District XIV. The students of the symphonic band are strongly encouraged to take private lessons and must complete concert critiques each semester.
The majority of the students in symphonic band participate in District XIV Solo & Ensemble each year where they consistently receive I (superior) ratings. Members of the ensemble are also encouraged to audition for district honor band and OMEA All-State Band.
Students participate in the basketball pep band in the winter and are strongly encouraged to participate in the jazz band each winter and spring. The band is under the direction of Brandon Dittgen.