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Marching Rockets Advance to State Championships

Band

This past Saturday the Marching Rockets performed at Bourbon County High School in the KMEA Class AAA East Quarterfinals competition and were one of the top 8 bands to advance to the KMEA State Marching Band Championship to be held Saturday October 27th.   The Rockets will be performing at Boyle Co. High School at 11:15… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Advance to State Championships

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Marching Rockets Win 1st Place at Corbin Marching Invitational

Corbin Contest

Congratulations to the RCHS Marching Rockets on their performance at the 2018 Corbin Redhound Marching Invitational on Saturday September 29th.  The band received 1st place in Class AAA competition as well as Best Percussion and Best Colorguard.  The RCHS Band Booster Parent  Pit Crew  were awarded Best Pit Crew of the competition as well.   The… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Win 1st Place at Corbin Marching Invitational

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Marching Rockets Begin Season Strong at North Laurel

Band

Congratulations to the Marching Rockets on their performance at the 2018 North Laurel Marching Jaguar Marching Invitational held at North Laurel High School on Saturday September 15th.  The band premiered their 2018 Marching Show entitled “Gypsy” arranged by composer Randall Standridge.  The music features the classic works of French composer George Bizet and is under… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Begin Season Strong at North Laurel

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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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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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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

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Marching Rockets Become Marching Cards for the Day

Recently members of the RCHS Marching Rockets performed as guest of the Marching Cardinal High School Band Day held at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium during the University of Louisville vs. Wake Forest Game.  The students, along with over 600 other high school band students from across the Eastern U.S. were invited to perform during the… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Become Marching Cards for the Day

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Marching Rockets Set to Make Fourth Appearance at KMEA State Marching Band Championship

The 2016 edition of the RCHS Marching Rockets have had a great season this year and are finishing their season with an appearance at this year’s KMEA State Marching Band Championship in Class AAA competition.  The Rockets were one of 8 bands in Class AAA selected to advance from the eastern half of the state… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Set to Make Fourth Appearance at KMEA State Marching Band Championship

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Marching Rockets Begin Preparations for 2016 Season

The RCHS Marching Rockets recently began their work for the upcoming marching season in summer rehearsals. The group meets each week in June to begin fundamentals of both music and marching, training new members, and preparing for band camp which begins July 20th. Pictured in block marching formation are DJ Wade, Nora Pulliam, Jonah Pillion,… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Begin Preparations for 2016 Season

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High School Band Days at UofL and EKU

Members of the RCHS Marching Rockets were selected to perform as part of the High School Band Days at the University of Louisville and Eastern Kentucky University.  These students spent the day rehearsing with the college band programs, working with college staff and were part of the halftime performance at both games this past Saturday.  Performing… Continue Reading High School Band Days at UofL and EKU

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