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Robinson marching band takes first place overall

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

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 marching band competition was an FMBC (Florida Marching Band Championships) sanctioned event that...

Marching band sets their sights on FMBC Finals

Anders Johnson ('19) practices on the trombone for the upcoming competition season.

Jules Whitaker, Feature Editor

November 9, 2018

After achieving all superiors at MPA, Robinson's band will perform again at Riverview for a second performance.

A starry knight

Students practice for their upcoming show on Friday.

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 show inspired by the iconic Vincent Van Gogh painting A Starry Night. "This is a new st...

Marching band prepares for annual holiday parade

Nicole Perdigon, Staff Writer

December 9, 2017

It is Friday night, and you are tangled in a mess of Christmas lights and tinsel. You string it along your instrument precisely, preparing for the day to come. This is how Robinson band member Mariah Wilson ('18) spends her Friday night, preparing for the annual Snow On 7th parade. "When I'm marching,...

“The Underdog” overcomes, places 3rd at band competition

The Starlets receive feedback from Starlets Director Siara Espejo after performing in the courtyard of Newsome High School. The Newsome competition was moved indoors due to the weather and the band could not march their complete show,

Cilicia Anderson, Sports Editor

November 2, 2017

The Robinson Marching Band proved that even "The Underdog" can overcome the toughest of challenges on Saturday night, Oct. 28 at Newsome high school as they competed against schools in their division and came in 3rd place overall, even when the weather did not work in their favor. "I feel that under...

Drum major goes All American

Marching Knights drum major Bryce Buckland ('18) zips up his jacket as part of his initiation into the U.S Army All American Marching Band.

Lillian Martin, News Editor

October 7, 2017

Marching band drum major Bryce Buckland (‘18) was welcomed into the 2018 U.S Army All American Marching Band (USAAAMB) on Tuesday, October 3. He's one of 125 members chosen and will be the sole drum major for the band. The band will consist of high school senior instrumentalists and color guard memb...

Marching band debuts new show, The Underdog

Marching Band The Underdog

Morgan Brazier, Staff Writer

August 21, 2017

The Marching Knights are hoping you'll be rooting for the underdog. The marching band will be performing their new show, The Underdog, for the 2017 season. In a recent interview the Robinson band director, Christopher Revett, shared some  details about what to expect from the band this year. “The...

Time to Tune it Up

Time to Tune it Up

Claire Chen, Staff Writer

May 6, 2014

Are you an RHS student interested in trying out for the drumline next year? If so, come to the band room on Thursday and Friday from 3:30 to 6:00 as Mr. Revett will be holding auditions for the few spots available on next year's drumline lineup. Students can try out for one of the possibly 4 positions...

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