Rocky River Music Backers...enhancing the curricular and extra-curricular education of instrumental & vocal performing groups grades 5-12
In 2023, the original "Band Backers" organization voted to join forces with Choir Boosters to form RR Music Backers.
This organization supports ALL INSTRUMENTAL AND VOCAL PERFORMING GROUPS Grades 5-12 in the Rocky River City Schools
For more info, follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/groups/1072667369844206/
See below for a video to see why we do what we do!
What do the Rocky River Music Backers do??
In the past, we have:
Organized parent volunteers for all aspects of the RR Music Program
Fits all musicians (vocal and instrumental) for uniforms each fall
Provided new PA system for HS band
Sponsored Kensington Beginning Band Night
Provided drinks for 3rd quarter snacks for Marching Band
Provided dinner for Marching Band after the Front-Yard Pep Rally
Purchased new sheet music for the music program
Paid for contest fees and enrichment materials for RR music students grades 5-12
Purchased music binders for the Wind Ensemble and Concert Band
Sponsored student recognition awards
Paid for middle school Jazz band uniform cleaning and repair
Paid for new percussion equipment at MS (Bongos, sticks, mallets, vibraphone frame)
Provided Mitchell's ice cream as awards for 6th graders
Sponsored guest clinicians to work with the bands at MS & HS (e.g. Ben Taylor)