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Marching Rockets Become Marching Colonels for A Day

Recently members of the RCHS Marching Rockets were selected to participate in the EKU Marching Colonel for  A Day Program for high school musicians.  These students, along with students from nearly 70 other high school band programs, were featured as part of the halftime entertainment this past Saturday at the EKU vs. Tennessee Tech Game. … Continue Reading Marching Rockets Become Marching Colonels for A Day

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Marching Rockets Advance to State Championship Semifinals

The RCHS Marching Rockets made history with their performance at the 2019 Class 2A Regional Quarterfinals held at George Rogers Clark High School on Saturday. Performing their 2019 Show “Petrified”, the Marching Rockets were selected as one of the top 8 bands that will advance to the KMEA State Marching Band Championship Semifinals held in… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Advance to State Championship Semifinals

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RCHS Concert Band Presents Fall Concert

Fall Concert

The RCHS Concert Band will be performing a variety of music on their upcoming Fall Concert which will be in the RCHS Auditorium at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday October 15th.  The program features classic concert band literature including songs by composers Frank Erickson and John Philip Sousa as well as contemporary works by composer Brian… Continue Reading RCHS Concert Band Presents Fall Concert

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Marching Rockets Kick Off Competitive Season

2019 Marching ROckets

Congratulations are in order the RCHS Marching Rockets who competed in the 2019 North Laurel Marching Invitational on Saturday September 14th.  The Rockets competed in Class AA competition and was awarded 2nd Place along with Best Colorguard.  This year’s show entitled “Petrified” features Senior Trumpet Soloist J.J. Clouse and Senior Flute  Soloist Haley Graves along with… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Kick Off Competitive Season

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RCHS/RCMS Band Members Receive Honors at District Festival

District Festival

Congratulations to members of the RCHS Concert Band and RCMS 8th Grade Band who performed at the KMEA District 10 Solo and Ensemble Festival held at the University of the Cumberlands on Saturday April 27th.  The group  earned 5 proficient ratings and 12 distinguished ratings in a variety of solo and ensemble performances at the… Continue Reading RCHS/RCMS Band Members Receive Honors at District Festival

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RCHS Band Competes in Nashville

Band at Nashville

The RCHS Concert Band and Winterguard made their premiere performance at the 2019 Nashville Heritage Music Festival held at the Brentwood High Performing Arts Center in Brentwood, TN on Saturday.  The group had the opportunity to compete with groups from Ohio, Texas, and as far away as California.  The group performed tunes from their 2019… Continue Reading RCHS Band Competes in Nashville

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2019 RCHS Band Spring Concert

Spring Concert

The RCHS Band spring concert will be Thursday, April 11th, at 6:30 PM in the RCHS Auditorium. Admission is free and open to the public.  The concert will feature a mix of classic and contemporary works as well as the RCHS Percussion Ensemble, Jazz Band, and Winterguard.

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RCMS Band Students Perform at District Level

Band

Recently members of the RCMS 7th and 8th Grade Bands were chosen by audition as members of the KMEA District 11 Middle School Honor Band Program.  The students spent two days of intensive rehearsals on the campus of Danville High School with other top students from 14 middle schools across the area which culminated in… Continue Reading RCMS Band Students Perform at District Level

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RCMS Sounds of the Season

Rockcastle County Middle School students enjoyed the sounds of the season presented by the RCMS band and choir.  The groups performed on Wednesday for the student body and also had an excellent performance on Tuesday for the public.  Thank you to choir director Mrs. Carri Burdette and band director Mr. Greg Daugherty for their hard… Continue Reading RCMS Sounds of the Season

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RCHS Concert Band to Present “Joyous Noel!” 

Christmas Music

Rockcastle County High School Concert Band will present “Joyous Noel!”  on Thursday, December 13th at 6:30 p.m. in RCHS Auditorium.

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