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  Elk River High School band director John Rosner announced at the Halloween Concert on Monday evening that the following students have earned honors during the first two months of school. All-Northwest Suburban Conference —Katie Gingras (trombone), Sam Gearou (trombone), Jake Griffiths (trombone), Rohan Willoughby (tuba), Jakie Studniski (oboe), Alexis MacArthur (bassoon), Zach Griffiths (percussion), [...]

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  The Elk River High School band kicked off its concert season with their always popular annual Halloween Concert, again in conjunction with the adult North Suburban Concert Band, on Monday evening, with John Rosner directing both, at Zabee Theatre. “One Wicked Halloween” started with ERHS Wind Symphony entertaining with “Who’s That Masked Man,” “Palladio,” [...]

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  The annual Halloween Concert at Elk River High School is slated for 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27, at Zabee Theatre.Once again, North Suburban Concert Band and Elk River High School Concert Band are teaming up for the free event. Performers will be in costumes and the audience is encouraged to do the same and [...]

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  Maddy Sorenson, versatile Elk River musician, participated in the All-State Symphonic Band Week in early August at St. Olaf. The junior-to-be was chosen for the Minnesota Music Educators Association event after auditions last spring. Sorenson, who plays several instruments, primarily clarinet and baritone sax, has been a member of several pit orchestras for plays [...]

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  Las Vegas was the theme of Elk River’s Spring Pops Concert, titled “Video Games Live,” on Thursday, May 22. Band members made their entrances as card dealers, high-rollers, cowboys, brides, gangsters, family-vacation hicks, several Elvis’s, even a female Liberace. Music included “Hungarian Dances” and “If I Only Had a Brain” by the Concert Band [...]

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  The sixth annual Elk River High School swing dance was fun for young, old and in-between on Friday, March 7. The band fundraiser featured 1940’s style Big Band music with jazz groups from Elk River, Rogers, Zimmerman, Salk and VandenBerge, and the North Suburban Big Band. It’s an event that inspires kids to dress [...]

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Elk River High School bands under the direction of John Rosner brought holiday cheer Monday with its concert “Winter Spectacular: A Ticket on the Polar Express!” Above is the horn section of the Red Elk Jazz Ensemble playing “Holiday Benny” Below is the clarinet section of the Concert Band playing “We Wish You a Merry [...]

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  Rogers High School presented its Holiday Band and Choral Concert on Monday evening, Dec. 9, in the school commons, under the direction of Christopher Moore (band) and Nikki Jo Zeleny (choir). A crowd of about 200 turned out on the very cold evening. Performing were Concert Choir, Jazz Choir, Jazz Ensemble, Symphonic/Concert Band and [...]

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