The Middletown High School Band Program is a comprehensive program with a long-standing tradition of excellence. The program includes the following performing ensembles: Concert Band, Wind Ensemble, Marching Band, Pep Band, and Jazz Band. Members of the band also participate Show Choir Combo, Musical Pit Orchestra, and the MHS Symphony Orchestra.
Outside of school, a large number of students participate in Solo and Ensemble Events, Honor Bands, and select regional bands and orchestras. The bands are highly involved in the MHS community as well as the Middletown community at large by their involvement in stage performances, assembly performances, performances at sporting events, parades and community events.
The Marching Band has qualified for state contest each of last 10 years and has earned the highest rating of Superior 3 of the last four years. Wind Ensemble has also received the top rating of superior 7 out of last 8 years in OMEA contest.