Mrs. Koch



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Mrs. Koch

Assistant Band Director / Choir Accompanist

Mrs. Koch is currently in her 22nd year as Assistant Band Director/Accompanist at BMS. She assists with the 7th & 8th Grade Marching & Concert Bands. She also accompanies both the 7th & 8th Grade Choirs and the BMS Show Choir. 

Mrs. Koch is a native of York, NE. During her high school years, she was Drum Major for 3 years, was selected to the All-State Band for 2 years (Mallet Percussion), and received the John Philip Sousa Band Award for 2 years. Mrs. Koch graduated from York High School in 1985. Mrs. Koch then attended Kearney State College and received a Bachelor's Degree (1989). Her major focus was Instrumental Music.

Mrs. Koch was Assistant Director of the Band Program in Scottsbluff, 7-12 Vocal Music Director in Bridgeport, 5-6 Instrumental Music Director in Fairbury, and K-12 Vocal/Instrumental Music Director in Polk-Hordville, all in Nebraska.

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  •  Announcements for the week of March 1, 2021-  




    Stay Safe, Stay Healthy, Stay Connected, & Stay "Bearcat Strong" 



      • STAY CONNECTED during the school year ... Follow us on Twitter (@BluffsMSBand).
      • ALL Band Students:
        • Your WEEK #25 Practice Sheets (dated 2/22-2/28) are DUE on Monday, March 1st.
      • 7th & 8th Grade JAZZ BAND rehearsals TUESDAY and THURSDAY from 7:00 - 7:35 a.m. in the BMS BAND ROOM. 
        • Please drop the students off using the SOUTH Horseshoe Drive and ENTER the building at DOOR #12. (Mrs. Koch will be there to check you in.)
      • 7th & 8th Grade SHOW CHOIR rehearsals WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY from 7:00 - 7:25 a.m. in the BMS CHOIR ROOM.



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