Thanks to everyone for making the 26th annual Jazz in the Meadows festival a success. Thank you to the schools, performers, volunteers, sponsors, attendees, judges, parents, teachers, staff, family members, friends, and anyone I’ve forgotten.
Congratulations to the Winter Color Guard on their final regular season competition at Andrew HS this past weekend. In the Short Flag category, the Winter Color Guard took 1st place and 3rd place in the Lyrical Tall Flag category Congratulations ladies on a job well done. Good luck at the State Competition on March 6th!
Christopher Buti, Director of Bands and Color Guard, Fine Arts Coordinator
Booster parent Russ Grande captured pictures and video of the RMHS Winter Color Guard’s award-winning performance at the Color Guard competition last Saturday.
Note: Click the “YouTube” logo below a video to view it full-size.
I’ve posted an updated event schedule on the Jazz in the Meadows page. I’ve also posted the schedule of clinics and special events. These are great educational opportunities for the students, please encourage them to attend.
Congratulations to the following jazz musicians for receiving Outstanding Musician Certificates at the NIU Jazz Day: Marissa Walentschik on flute, Chris Walentschik on trumpet, Eric Ure on trumpet, and Christine Rueger on baritone sax.
Director of Bands and Color Guard
Fine Arts Coordinator