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JAZZ IN THE MEADOWS SHIRTS – EARLY ORDER

For a very short time we are offering you a chance to pre-order your JITM shirts.  BUT HURRY.  Orders are due Thursday February 9th.

By pre-ordering your shirt you have the option of selecting a long sleeve shirt, new for 2017. The committee is also making arrangements to have the shirts to the High School by Friday, February 24th for you.

The order form has been provided below.

Orders and payments need to be turned in to Mr. Buti or Mr. Carroll by Thursday, February 9th.

Shirts will be available for sale the day of Jazz in the Meadows, February 25th, but they do sell out with some sizes not available later in the day.  Order early, be sure to get yours.

 

FEBRUARY RMHS MUSIC BOOSTERS MEETING, WEDNESDAY the 8TH – Date change

The February RMHS Music Boosters meeting will be held on Wednesday the 8th at 7pm.  This change is taking place due to the Solo and Jazz ensembles being held on Tuesday the 7th at Rolling Meadows High School.

Please consider attending this meeting and find out how the RMHS Music Boosters pulls together and runs one of the largest High School Jazz competitions in the Midwest.

During this month’s meeting we will be discussing final plans for Jazz in the Meadows taking place on February 25th.

If you have any questions about the RMHS Music Boosters please send an email to president@rmhsmusicboosters or reach out to Mr. Buti or Mr. Carroll for additional information. The RMHS Music Boosters work closely with the directors in helping to plan and support such things as concerts, trips, camps, band competitions, and Jazz in the Meadows.

We look forward to seeing you at the meeting.

Mat Krawczyk
2016/2017 Music Boosters President

 

Yankee Candle Fundraiser

A few more days left: the Online Yankee Candle sale is going on now through January 11, 2017! Go to www.yankeecandlefundraising.com and use the group code 990030892 to order. Students earn 40% on each order placed! Purchasers order and receive directly; no school pickup needed. Shop as often as you like; multiple orders will be credited to the student’s account managed by the RMHS Music Boosters. There’s even a Yankee Candle app. This is a great opportunity for long-distance friends and family to support all of your musical activities!

See the informational flyer: Yankee Candle Fall Online 2016

RMHS MUSIC BOOSTERS MEETING, TUESDAY JANUARY 3RD

Happy New Year! Please join us TONIGHT at 7 PM in the Faculty Lounge for the January Music Boosters meeting to show your support for the music program and learn about ways we support the students and band directors.

If you have any questions about the RMHS Music Boosters please send an email to president@rmhsmusicboosters or reach out to Mr. Buti or Mr. Carroll for additional information. The RMHS Music Boosters work closely with the directors in helping to plan and support such things as concerts, trips, camps, band competitions, and Jazz in the Meadows.

We look forward to seeing you at the meeting.

Mat Krawczyk
2016/2017 Music Boosters President

SYMPHONY STRINGS @ MIDWEST CLINIC

Tomorrow, the RMHS Symphony Orchestra Strings will be performing at McCormick Place for The Midwest Clinic, International Band & Orchestra Conference. As the rehearsal lab orchestra, the students will get to work with Texas Tech University Professor David Becker in front of a live audience of music educators on orchestra techniques and musicianship. While at the conference, the students will also have the opportunity to watch performances and clinics from all over the world; visit music publishers, vendors, and manufacturers; and talk with university/music school professionals. The full schedule of events can be found at www.midwestclinic.org. The students will be loading the bus at 7:30 AM and return to RMHS at approximately 6:15 PM. This is a very exciting opportunity for the RMHS Orchestras and one the students won’t soon forget. Click the link below to read the full itinerary.

Midwest Clinic Packet