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Michael Koenig has directed the band since 2003. He had served as the Parrish Middle School Band Director for twenty-three years and was a former student of the community band's previous and founding director, Roy Shelton.


"Mike Koenig was a loyal and caring band teacher in Salem-Keizer for 23 years and taught band at Parrish MS. After he retired - he continued to  assist the band directors that followed him at Parrish MS - giving  many days and hours of voluntary time to do so. Karl Raschkes, the music supervisor, continues to hire him on contract every year to assist in the tabulatiion of scores at MS and HS music festivals - because of his strong organizational skills, honesty and trustworthiness."

Karl Raschkes
Supervisor of Music
Salem-Keizer Schools

Band Officers

President - Michael Koenig

Vice President - Doug Kay

Secretary - Marlie Koenig

Treasurer - Marlie Koenig

Webmaster - Michael Koenig

Librarian - Michael Koenig

Board of Directors

Joan Pauley

Dennis Bierman

Nancy DeVault

Lee Moore

Greg Pelton

Bylaws May 23, 2001 (PDF 706K)