NEW RIEGEL BANDS
The band program at New Riegel Schools consists of 5th Grade Band, 6th Grade Band, Jr. High Band, High School Band, Marching Band, Pep Band, and the Blues Jackets Jazz Band.
2020-2021 Band Officers
President: Cole Miller
Vice President: Nicole Elchert
Secretary: Jordyn Dillon
Equipment Manager: Riley Jones
Our 5th and 6th grade bands perform 5 times per year. They participate in 2 digital concerts (Fall and early Spring), a Winter Concert, a Spring Concert, and the New Riegel High School Graduation commencement.
Our jr. high band consists of grades 7 and 8. They combine with the high school to form the marching band and pep band and perform many times throughout the year. In addition to our regularly scheduled concerts, the jr. high band also participates regularly in OMEA District Contest, where they have received "Excellent" ratings for two consecutive years.
High School band consists of grades 9-12. They have many concerts and performances throughout the year, including area parades, 2 digital concerts, a Winter concert, and a Spring concert. They also perform at the annual Spaghetti Dinner and Pancake Breakfast, as well as an annual trip to Cedar Point in Sandusky.
In March 2019, the high school band traveled to "Music City" Nashville, TN. They performed at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and the Grand Ole Opry. They also had the opportunity to record in the historical RCA Studio B! The next trip will take place in 2022, when they will travel to Chicago.
Check back here often for updates and information about New Riegel Bands.