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Weird Al films at Riverside City College

Marching Tigers join the prince of parody for sports-themed romp, part of an eight-video binge.

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“Western Corps Connection” tickets going fast – get yours now!

Maybe you know it simply as the “Riverside Show” - or maybe you just know that it’s a great evening of pageantry, presented in a ‘smallish’ stadium – allowing for your face to be blown off!  Either way – it’s TIME TO GET YOUR TICKETS!!!  It’s simple – just go to www.dci.org and click away to get your RESERVED seats for the show!
  • Sunday night, June 29 @ Riverside City College – 5:30pm
For the first time in many years, there will be 13 performing drum & bugle corps!  That’s a lot of volume AND visual stimulation for fans who have been waiting all fall and winter for a huge dose of excitement!  Don’t let this chance pass you by!

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RCC Band’s annual spring “Open House” attracts a huge crowd!

It was standing room only on May 15 when the RCC “Marching Tigers” hosted their annual “Open House” and there was a definite ‘buzz’ in the packed band room as Director Gary Locke explained the “plans for the future,” including the 2014 field show theme AND the prestigious invitation that has come his way. After the traditional ‘sharing of information’ – about all things band, including registration procedures, audition protocol, band camp & the fall rehearsal & performance schedule – there was an audible gasp and several hi-fives exchanged in the back of the room when the show theme was announced. AND there was applause and squeals of delight when the newest banner was unrolled, revealing a photo of the Eiffel Tower!

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Marching Band Techniques with Wayne Downey
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