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RCHS Concert Band Performing Fundraiser Concert

The RCHS Concert Band would like to invite everyone to attend a special concert for the public on Thursday May 10th at 7 p.m.  entitled “Marvel vs. DC”.  The show highlights classic TV themes as well as movie score music from both the Marvel and DC movies and television shows and features music used in character based… Continue Reading RCHS Concert Band Performing Fundraiser Concert

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RCHS Music Department Attends Performance at Kentucky Center

Les Miserables

Recently members of the RCHS Concert Band and Choir programs had the opportunity to attend an the off Broadway production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Les Miserables based on the classic 19th Century French novel of the same name.  As one of Webber’s greatest works, the musical has been in production for 30 years and draws a… Continue Reading RCHS Music Department Attends Performance at Kentucky Center

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RCHS Band Students Perform in WKU Honor Band Program

WKU Honors Band

On January 27th members of the RCHS Concert Band had the opportunity to perform as part of the 2018 Western Kentucky University High School Honors Band Program.   Students were selected by a list of performance criteria then auditioned for their placement in one of three bands at the University.  RCHS members spent 3 days in… Continue Reading RCHS Band Students Perform in WKU Honor Band Program

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RCHS Music Department Holiday Concert

The RCHS Music Department will host a Holiday Concert on Thursday December 7th at 6:30 PM in the high school auditorium.  Admission is free and features holiday classics performed by the RCHS Honors Choir, General Chorus, Concert Band, Brass Choir, and Percussion Ensemble.

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Marching Rockets Become Marching Colonels

Recently members of the RCHS Marching Rockets had the opportunity to participate in the Eastern Kentucky University Music Department’s annual Marching Colonel for a Day program which invites high school musicians from across the state to perform with the Marching Colonels during the halftime show at an end of season home game.  The high school students arrived… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Become Marching Colonels

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RCMS Holds Annual Veterans Day Celebration

RCMS Veterans Day

RCMS held our annual Veterans Day Celebration on November 10th with a huge crowd of veterans and their families.  The group enjoyed a luncheon served by members of the Leadership Team and student council before attending the student led program in the gym.  Student Council member Destiny Adams began the program with a welcome followed… Continue Reading RCMS Holds Annual Veterans Day Celebration

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Marching Rockets Compete at USBands Southern States Marching Championship

USBands Southern States Marching Championship

Congratulations to the RCHS Marching Rockets who finished their season at the USBands Southern States Marching Championship in Chattanooga, TN.  The Rockets placed 3rd in their division with the highest score of the season.  The Rockets competed with groups from Tennessee, Kentucky, Florida, Georgia, and Mississippi.  The students also had the opportunity to tour Ruby… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Compete at USBands Southern States Marching Championship

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RCHS Band Presenting Fall Concert

RCHS Concert Band Presents their Fall Concert, featuring the RCHS Beginning Percussion Ensemble.

Where: RCHS Auditorium

When: October 12th at 6:30 p.m.

Featuring classical works as well as contemporary music and admission is free!

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Rockets Take 1st Place at 2017 Cumberland Falls Marching Invitational

Congratulations to the members of the RCHS Marching Rockets on their performance at the 2017 Cumberland Falls Marching Invitational held in Corbin this past Saturday. The Rockets won 1st Place in Class AAA competition as well as winning Best Percussion and Best Colorguard in class.

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RCHS Music Department Receives Honors at Gatlinburg Festival

Recently the RCHS Music Department had the opportunity to compete in the 2017 Smoky Mountain Music Festival held at the Gatlinburg Convention Center in Gatlinburg, TN.  The RCHS ensembles competed in 5 categories at the festival including Concert Band, Madrigal Choir, Intermediate Winterguard, Percussion Ensemble, and Street Parade competitions.  The RCHS Concert Band received 2nd… Continue Reading RCHS Music Department Receives Honors at Gatlinburg Festival

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