The GSMS Bands meet during the school day each semester, alternating with other special area classes. We perform concerts in December and May.
Handouts and newsletters
Weekly band rehearsal rubric
Band newsletter #2 (includes detailed concert info)
Band newsletter #1 – Info sheet
Middle School Band Night information & signup sheet
Specialized Instrumental Music schedule
January 20 – February 14
6th Grade Recordings
On Navy Pier
7th and 8th Grade Recordings
Norwin online percussion masterclasses
– snare – mallets – timpani – bass/cymbals – accessories –
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!