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A Sweet Night of Music to be held May 4

Sarah Ding April 29, 2021

A Sweet Night of Music; a collective music concert put on by the RBHS jazz band and ensemble, symphonic band, woodwind choir, brass choir and percussion orchestra; will take place May 4. The program is...

RBHS hosts annual Sweet Night of Jazz

RBHS hosts annual Sweet Night of Jazz

Maya Bell November 17, 2018

[vc_video link="https://youtu.be/JKzsdVPM5Go"] Strung with fairy lights, teeming with dozens of handmade sweets, buzzing with chatter and blanketed with jazz music, RBHS’ ordinary gym looked unrecognizable...

Luke Milyo solos alongside Tom Bones Malone

Luke Milyo solos alongside Tom Bones Malone

Siena Juhlin April 27, 2017

On Tuesday April 25, the jazz ensemble and the jazz band joined the Hickman High School and Battle High School bands alongside renowned musician Tom Bones Malone. Malone, known for playing with the The...

Jazz performance in 2013. Photo by Morgan Berk

Jazz program sweeps festival

Justin Sutherland March 9, 2014

While students enjoyed the intricacies of the popular Global Village food day, students in the RBHS jazz band, jazz ensemble and jazz combos were on a coach bus en route to their destination: the Northwest...

Photo by Morgan Berk

RBHS Jazz program entertains at A Sweet Night of Jazz

Emily Franke November 25, 2013

[slideshow_deploy id='255963'] The jazz program put on a lively event Saturday evening to raise money for the band program. Complete with desserts, a silent auction and Mizzou Swing Dancers, the dance...

RBHS hosts second annual jazz festival

Alyssa Sykuta February 1, 2013

For the second year in a row, RBHS will host the MU/Rock Bridge Jazz Festival on Saturday, Feb. 2. The festival is the result of collaboration between RBHS band director Steve Mathews and University of...

The RBHS jazz ensemble played at the Missouri Music Educators Association conference on Jan. 24 for a crowd of over 500 people. Photo used with permission from Ric Wilborn

Jazz ensemble performs at annual state-wide conference

Alyssa Sykuta January 25, 2013

Rather than sitting down to music stands and instruments during first hour Thursday morning, the RBHS jazz ensemble found themselves loading up a bus with equipment for their day-trip to the Tan-Tar-A...

The RBHS jazz ensemble performed in Atlanta, Ga. at the Jazz Education Networks annual conference. Photo by Blaise Vogt

Musicians travel to jazz conference in Atlanta

Alyssa Sykuta January 6, 2013

As many students savored their last days of winter break, the members of the  jazz ensemble set up chairs and music stands in the school band room at 9:00 p.m. on the first day of the new year for a...

The RBHS Jazz Ensemble will perform at the JEN International Conference Jan. 7, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Photo by Lauren Puckett

Jazz musicians perform send-off concert

Lauren Puckett December 17, 2012

This evening, Dec. 17, the PAC was host to tapping feet and blaring horns, as the RBHS Jazz Band, RBHS Jazz Ensemble and Jefferson Junior High School Jazz Ensemble put together the JEN (Jazz Education...

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