GSMS Bands

The GSMS Bands meet during the school day each semester, alternating with other special area classes. We perform concerts in December and May.

The spring band concert will be held on Wednesday, May 9  at 7 PM in the MIDDLE SCHOOL auditorium.

Handouts and newsletters
Weekly band rehearsal rubric
Band newsletter #1Info sheet
Middle School Band Night information – signup sheet
Band newsletter #2 (with Holiday Concert information!)
Band newsletter #3 (with Spring Concert information!)

Band lesson schedule
May 7-9

6th Grade Spring Concert Music

Fandango El Dorado


African Marching Song


Attack of the Cyclops


Land of the Rising Sun


7th and 8th Grade Spring Concert Music

Highland Legend


Appalachian Suite


Brave Spirit



7th and 8th Grade Holiday Concert Music

Percussion information
Norwin online percussion masterclasses
snaremalletstimpanibass/cymbalsaccessories –
Percussion rudiments – quadrant A – quadrant B –

Links of interest
Musical websites and games
Instrument webquest by Mrs. West
Free online metronome!
SmartMusic information – the best way to practice!