Tag: band

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

Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/marching-rockets-become-marching-colonels/

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

Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/rcms-holds-annual-veterans-day-celebration-2/

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

Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/marching-rockets-compete-at-usbands-southern-states-marching-championship/

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!

Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/rchs-band-presenting-fall-concert/

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.

Pictured with the trophies are (L-R) Colorguard Captains… Continue Reading Rockets Take 1st Place at 2017 Cumberland Falls Marching Invitational

Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/rockets-take-1st-place-at-2017-cumberland-falls-marching-invitational/

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

Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/rchs-music-department-receives-honors-at-gatlinburg-festival/

RCMS Band & Choir School Concerts

The RCMS Choir and Band did a wonderful job performing for the student body.  Both groups presented an outstanding concert under the direction of Band Instructor Greg Daugherty and Choir Director Carri Hunt.

Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/rcms-band-choir-school-concert/

RCHS Band Students Selected for WKU Honors Program

Recently, members of the  RCHS Concert Band were selected by merit and auditioned for the 22nd Annual Western Kentucky University High School Honors Band Program.  These students spent two days of intensive rehearsals with some of the top wind band conductors from across the U.S. including Joe Hermann, Director of Bands at Tennessee Tech University,… Continue Reading RCHS Band Students Selected for WKU Honors Program

Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/rchs-band-students-selected-for-wku-honors-program/

RCHS Concert Band Members Selected for WKU Honor Program

Recently members of the RCHS Concert Band were selected for the 2017 WKU High School Honor Band Program.   Students were selected based upon an application process which included previous honors, all-regional and all-state participation, GPA, along with leadership and musicianship skills.  These students will join 400 other students from Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, and Tennessee… Continue Reading RCHS Concert Band Members Selected for WKU Honor Program

Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/rchs-concert-band-members-selected-for-wku-honor-program/

RCHS Trombonist to Perform with KMEA All-State Band

Senior RCHS Band member Logan Anglin has recently been selected for the 2017 KMEA All-State Band Program.  Logan auditioned at the district rounds, then advanced to the state level rounds where he earned first chair Bass Trombone in the All-State Symphonic Band.  Logan will travel to Louisville in February and spend 3 days of intensive rehearsals… Continue Reading RCHS Trombonist to Perform with KMEA All-State Band

Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/rchs-trombonist-to-perform-with-kmea-all-state-band/

Load more