Welcome to the Anchor Bay Middle School South Bands Page
Below you will find news and events related to the Middle School South bands. In the menu to the left you will find links to the concert bands page as well as the MS jazz band page. If you are looking for tips for parents or documents you will find them below or under the media tab above. If you are looking for reference recordings and pictures you will find them under the media tab. If you are looking for dates of upcoming concerts or other events you will find them either below or you can look them up under the calendar tab above. If you are looking for student assignments i’m working on a new system for posting them for parents and students to see. In addition, practice assignments can be found on the back of the practice record each week.
6th Grade Band Performance @ 5th Grade Band-O-Rama
Band-O-Rama will be Monday, May 15th. CLICK HERE to see the hand out going home with students Wednesday, April 26th.
PLEASE NOTE, this is one day earlier that originally announced!
MS South Spring Concert Information
The ABMS South Spring Concert is Wednesday, May 31st in the MS South Auditorium. CLICK HERE for details. This flier will be sent home with students on Friday, May 12th.
Reference Recordings for Students to listen to a practice with
If you click the link you should be taken to the page with the MS South recordings for music we are currently working on. These recordings are for educational purposes.
Anchor Bay Summer Band
Click Here for information and registration form for the Anchor Bay Summer Band Camp at ABMS North.
Middle School South Required Supplies
Below you will find a link for the supplies required or recommended for all MS South band students. Also included are contact numbers for stores in the area who should carry the items listed.
South Required Supplies
Middle School South Band Handbook, Calendar and Practice Record
For a copy of the MS South band handbook click on the link below.
Band Handbook 16-17
Calendar of Events 2016-2017
ABMSS Generic Practice Record
Middle School South Supplies Prices
These are prices for supplies you can purchase directly from Mr. Oranchak at MS South.
What to know about REEDS
Reeds are an important part of most woodwind players world. Students may not always remember all the information we go over in class. Below you will find a link to information and frequently asked questions regarding reeds. If you have a woodwind player, it would be wise to familiarize yourself with this information.
All (almost) About Practice
MS South 7th & 8th Grade Band Performance with ABHS Marching Tars