Band News

Thank You, Mr. Bolen!

At the WHS Holiday Band Concert on December 17, Mr. Neel and Mrs. Smithhisler presented Dan Bolen with a 2015 Massillon Tiger Swing Band drum head, signed on the back by the students. The gift was presented in appreciation of Bolen's time with the Massillon Instrumental Music program. …

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Meet Mr. Bolen

We are pleased to welcome Dan Bolen as student teacher for the 2015 fall semester. Bolen, a Dover native, is a senior at the University of Akron where he is majoring in Music Education. After he graduates in December his goal is to become a band director. While his preference would be to work with middle school bands, he is enjoying his time with the MTSB students and would be open to a high …

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Mr. Nussbaum Loses a Bet

Middle School Band Director Chris Nussbaum lost a bet with the 6th Grade Band and he paid up while the cameras were rolling. …

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2015 Four Star Awards

The 4 Star Awards for the 2014-15 school year were held on Monday May 18.  This annual event is an opportunity to thank all the students who participated in the band programs, making those programs successful.  It is also a time to recognize outstanding efforts, award scholarships, and bid farewell to our Seniors. …

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2014 Four Star Awards

The 4 Star Awards for the 2013-14 school year were held on Monday May 19.  This annual event is an opportunity to thank all the students who participated in the band programs, making those programs successful.  It is also a time to recognize outstanding efforts, award scholarships, and bid farewell to our Seniors. …

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2013 Four Star Awards

The 4 Star Awards for the 2012-13 school year were held on Monday May 20. This annual event is an opportunity to thank all the students who participated in the band programs, making those programs successful. It is also a time to recognize outstanding e …

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MTSB Mourns Loss of Former Director

Massillon Tiger Swing Band mourns the loss of former director Chris Smith. Smith led the band from 1991 through 1999, and again from 2002-2003. …

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