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May 14 2015

Broadway Review Set as Theme for RCHS Band Fundraiser Concert

This year the RCHS Concert Band is proud to present “The Pop Hits of Broadway” as the musical repertoire for their annual spring fundraiser concert.  This year’s concert will feature music medley’s from the classics such as The Sound of Music, Oklahoma, and South Pacific.  The playlist also features more modern classics including music from …

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Mar 31 2015

Annual RCHS Band Theme Dinner

April 17, 2015 6:30 p.m. in the RCHS Cafeteria

Tickets: $10 ($7 Children 12 and Under) in advance, $12 at the door

  • Silent Auction Items
  • Catered dinner for the evening
  • Evening entertainment provided by members of the RCHS/RCMS Concert Band
  • Host favors for guests from the various theme tables
  • Jan 26 2015

    RCHS Members Selected for WKU Honors Band

    Congratulations to members of the RCHS Band who performed as part of the 2015 Western Kentucky University High School Honors Band Program.  These students were selected upon merit and auditioned for a spot against over 700 students from Kentucky, Tennessee, and Indiana for a spot in this prestigious music program.  The band members were in …

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    Dec 16 2014

    RCHS Band Members Earn a Spot in Regional Ensemble

    Recently, members of the RCHS Concert Band were selected by audition as members of the 2015 Bluegrass All-Regional Concert and Symphonic Bands.  The students competed with nearly 600 students from 24 different schools to earn a spot in this year’s ensembles.  The band members will rehearse for two days and give a finale concert on …

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    Nov 04 2014

    Marching Rockets Crowned Champions in Chattanooga

    The Marching Rockets finished their 2014 season with a strong win at the US Bands Southern States Championship held in Chattanooga Tennessee on Saturday, November 1. The Rockets were first-place champions in class 1A as well as earning several caption awards including best music, best visual, best overall effect, and best colorguard in class. The …

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    Sep 22 2014

    Marching Season for Rockets Off To A Strong Start

    Congratulations to the RCHS Marching Rockets who kicked off their season with their first contest at North Laurel High School this past Saturday.  The band premiered their 2014 Show “Pyramids of Egypt” which features original music by composer Larry P. Gilroy.  This year’s show incorporates well written tunes along with elaborate visuals in a musical …

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    May 16 2014

    RCHS Concert Band Presents “I Love The 80’s”

    The RCHS Concert Band has been very busy preparing their Annual Spring Concert, but also getting ready to tour the schools with a preview of their “I Love the 80’s” musical review. The concert playlist features some of the biggest hits of the decade including songs such as Michael Jackson’s “Billie Jean”, Billy Idol’s “Mony, …

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    Mar 28 2014

    Concert Band Scores Well at KMEA Festival

    On March 24th RCHS Concert Band Performed at the KMEA District 11 Concert Band Assessment Festival.  The Band scored and overall Proficient Plus Rating with a Distinguished Rating in Sightreading.   Concert Band Assessment is a component of Kentucky Schools Arts and Humanities Program review in which instrumental ensembles are assessed by judges upon performances of …

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    Feb 25 2014

    RCHS Concert Band Members Selected for EKU Honors Band Program

    Recently members of the RCHS Concert Band were selected through an audition process for the 2014 EKU High School Honors Band Program.   RCHS had a record number of 17 students who were admitted into the program.  These students along with 400 other young musicians from high schools in Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio, and Tennessee spent this …

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    Jan 13 2014

    Students Selected as Members of 2014 Bluegrass All-Regional Concert and Symphonic Bands

    Members of the RCHS Band were recently selected by audition as members of the 2014 Bluegrass All-Regional Concert and Symphonic Bands.  Jessica Harris and Logan Anglin performed in concert on Saturday January 11th at Madison Central High School as part of the ensembles.  Students from across the region were afforded the opportunity to work with …

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