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The student news site of Robinson High School

RHStoday

The student news site of Robinson High School

RHStoday

Back to School Issue: Marching Madness

Juno Le, Editor-in-Chief August 5, 2022

Sound the horns. Gather the entourage. Football season is back, and so is the marching band. Back in May, members of the Robinson High School Marching Band were surprised by the announcement of a more...

Madisen Waters (23)(left) and Mila Fultz (23) play the vibraphone at concert band performance in Dec. of 2020.

Robinson Band Ranks “Superior” Yet Again

Charlotte Stone, Features Editor March 10, 2022

After months of preparing for their Music Performance Assessment (MPA), Robinson's band ranked "overall superior" with one "excellent" in their MPA competition, hosted by Blake High School on Thursday,...

(Left to right) Celeste Lara (23), Jake Abell (24), Grace Barrett (23) and Caroline Brindise (23) sit in the stands at Bloomingdale during MPA as they await their performances. For the juniors, it was their second time performing at MPA. I was extremely nervous because I really wanted us to do well, but it was 50 degrees when were supposed to perform, which is really detrimental to our instruments, so I was really scared if our show would be ruined, Lara said.

The Marching Knights receive straight superiors

Cecilia Cheng and Jadyn Grayes November 12, 2021

The marching band competition season is finally coming to an end this year, as they come home adorned with many superiors and awards. Although they lost a year due to COVID-19, band has for sure been...

The sun hits Cole Riggs (23) face as he plays his euphonium.

Photo Gallery: Concert band and jazz ensemble take to the courtyard

Anna Woodward, Editor-in-Chief March 10, 2021

On Tuesday, March 9, Robinson's jazz ensemble and concert band performed in the courtyard. Both bands played multiple pieces. The jazz ensemble started the performance with "Chameleon," "Sabor de Cuba,"...

Clarinets Lauren Yoauakum (23) (left) and Noah Figley (23) performing The Inferno by Robert W. Smith.

Photo Gallery: Robinson wind ensemble wrap up band concerts

Juno Le, Online Managing Editor December 18, 2020

The second half of the band concerts took place Thursday, Dec. 17 on the patio outside of the cafeteria, featuring the Robinson wind ensemble. The concert featured "Second Suite in F. for Military Band"...

Revett conducting pre-show.

Photo Gallery: Concert band is taken outside

Juno Le, Online Managing Editor December 17, 2020

In order to maintain security from COVID-19, Robinson High School's concert band and wind ensemble have moved outside. On Tuesday, Dec. 16, the concert for concert band was held on the patio outside of...

Cameron Spence (21) performs in the halftime show during the Homecoming game vs. Newsome on Oct.  4

Robinson band students participate in USF’s Festival of Winds

Anna Woodward, Online Managing Editor December 16, 2019

Last weekend, a select number of Robinson Marching Knights participated in Festival of Winds at the University of South Florida. Festival of Winds is a workshop for high school students in band and gives...

Emma Barrett (21) performs her trumpet solo at the varsity football game vs. Jesuit on Oct. 11.

Robinson marching band takes first place overall

Hanna Malone, Staff Writer October 28, 2019

On Saturday, Oct. 19, Robinson's marching band placed first overall at the 18th annual West Coast Invitational that was held at Durant High School.  They ended the night with a total score of 71.35. The...

Takagishi and the rest of the Robinson cheer team.

Baritone or base? How about both!

September 11, 2018

Many students at Robinson High School have struggled with playing multiple sports or being in the band program because of the time commitment. But cheerleader and baritone player Sabrina Takagishi ('21)...

Students practice for their upcoming show on Friday.

A starry knight

Anna Woodward, Staff Writer August 17, 2018

From their detailed halftime shows to their songs in the stands, the RHS Marching Band has always been a staple for football games. This year, the band is incorporating a new theme into this season's halftime...

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