Welcome to Band at GMS!


Meet the Director

GMS Band TeacherMr. Greenwood is currently in his third year as the Director of Bands at Gifford Middle School. Under his direction, the Gifford Middle School Band Program has continued to grow and thrive in all aspects. He graduated from the University of South Florida where he studied conducting and secondary music methods. At USF, he performed with the Herd of Thunder Marching Band’s Drumline, the Symphonic Band, the Wind Ensemble, including a performance at Carnegie Hall, and was an undergraduate conductor for the Concert Band. He served on the managing staff for various USF band festivals and served as a counselor and conducting elective assistant for the summer music camps. He is a member of NAfME, FMEA, FBA, and the Percussive Arts Society (PAS) and enjoys being back in his hometown teaching students of all ages and abilities.

GMS Band Newsletters

You don't have to wonder "What's Happening in Band?!" Read our  monthly newsletters to stay informed of all the amazing things happening in the Gifford Middle School Band Program.