Saturday, October 4
ISU Homecoming Parade
8:00 AM Arrive at RBHS & change into uniforms
8:15 Load up
8:30 Leave for ISU
10:00 Parade starts (map)
12:00 PM Arrive back to RBHS
Monday, October 13
Chicago Columbus Day
7:45AM Arrive at RBHS
8:00 Load, leave for Chicago
Stop for breakfast & change into uniform (McDonald’s – bring $)
12:30 Parade starts
Stop at the Joliet Mall for dinner
6:00 Arrive back to RBHS
These above dates are on the RB60 Band calendar http://www.rb60.com/band/calendar/
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Congrats to the RBHS Marching Percussion section on a great band camp. The drum cadence sounds great!
Dear Parents & Students:
School is fast approaching. I’m excited to start the school year. I will need to meet with the percussion section on Monday, August 18, Tuesday, August 19 from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM. If you ARE a member of the percussion section, please complete the online formhttp://goo.gl/MO84p4 indicating your preference on which drum you would like to play.
Freshmen band members will need to meet on Tuesday, August 19 from 7:30 to 8:30 PM. Freshmen do not bring any instruments to school on August 19. We will just be learning marching band commands.
All marching band camp rehearsals will be held in the new RBHS Band Room!
If you are sophomore, junior, or senior band member and NOT a member of the percussion section but would like to play in the percussion section during marching band, please complete the online form http://goo.gl/MO84p4. Please complete the online form even if you have played in the marching percussion section in the past.
Freshmen, If you are unable to attend on Tuesday, August 19, please have one of your parents email.
See you soon!
Roanoke-Benson High School
Dates for the 2014-2015 RB60 Band Department are posted on the RB60 Band Calendar and the appropriate RB60 school online calendar (RBJH Calendar, RBHS Calendar). Detailed information about our upcoming events will be both posted here and emailed home in the near future! This will be an awesome year for the RB60 Band Department!
RBHS Marching Band members marching in the Roanoke Festival Parade will need to meet in the RBHS Band room at 11:30 AM.
Congratulations to 6th grade trumpeter Claire Hartman on making the RBJH Musicians’ Hall of Fame. Claire correctly performed all 12 major scales in less than one minute!