This site was prepared for parents and members
of the Belvidere South Middle School Band. Included in this web site are
the rules, requirements, regulations and required performances for the school
I sincerely hope that you will have a rewarding
and exciting musical experience through your participation in the BSMS Band.
The success of the band depends entirely on the musical and personal growth of
the individual and their contribution to the betterment of the group. The
BSMS bands function on the premise that the individual is responsible to the
group as a whole.
"FOR A WELL-ROUNDED LIFE, ONE MUST HAVE
MUSIC. FURTHERMORE IT OFFERS THE BEST WAY OF USING TIME. AS LEISURE
INCREASES THROUGH SHORTENING WORK HOURS, THE USE OF MUSIC BECOMES MORE AND MORE
NECESSARY. THERE ARE NO DRAWBACKS TO MUSIC. YOU CAN'T HAVE TOO MUCH
OF IT. THERE ARE NO RESIDUAL BAD EFFECTS LIKE OVERINDULGENCE IN OTHER