RAMS Offers a Variety of Winter Activities

2018 Winter Activities

Register for activities in the Athletic Office

Jazz Band – 8th Grade – (Ms. Hauser) Room 304. Rehearsals will continue Tuesday mornings at 7:10 a.m. 8th grade jazz students will have the opportunity to play at the Jazz Night Out in February and perform at the Minnesota Zoo in the spring. New members will be accepted for this winter session, but if you want to participate in the spring session, you must be in this winter session. No new members will be accepted for just the spring sessions. Fee is $10/session or $20/remainder of school year.

Jazz Band – 7th Grade – (Ms. Hauser) Room 304 Thursdays starting January 4 at 7:10 a.m. Jazz band is an extracurricular ensemble for students who participate in the curricular music program at RAMS. 7th grade jazz students will learn to play music in swing, funk, and Latin styles. Rhythm section auditions (bass, electric guitar, drum set, piano) will be held on Wednesday, December 21. Students must register for winter and spring sessions. Fee is $20 for the school year.

Wind Ensemble – (Ms. Hauser) Room 304.  Wind Ensemble is a group for band musicians looking for a challenge on their instruments.  We will rehearse advanced music and perform a concert with the high school wind ensemble in March. Spots in this ensemble are earned by successfully completing an audition. Rehearsals will be Wednesday afternoon from 2:40-4:00 until March 14. Fee is $10.

Chamber Orchestra – (Mr. Waller) Room 302. Thursdays starting January 4 at 7:10 a.m. Rehearse light classical and pop music.  (Students must be in a regular music class during school in order to participate in this group. This group provides an additional opportunity for current music students). Fee is $10/session or $20/remainder of school year.

Fiddle Club – (Mr. Waller) Room 302. Tuesdays starting January 2 at 7:10 a.m. Want an orchestra experience that explores American, Celtic, and Jazz fiddle? It will be a fun and relaxed group with just two concerts during the year. Fee is $10/session or $20/ remainder of school year.

Morning Choir – (Ms. Zender) Room 306.  Fridays at 7:00 a.m.  (Students must be in a regular music class during school in order to participate in this group. This group provides an additional opportunity for current music students.) New members will be accepted for this winter session, but if you want to participate in the spring session, you must be in this winter session. No new members will be accepted for just the spring session. Fee is $10/session or $20/remainder of school year.

Unity Center – (Ms. Denison) Room 176. The Unity Center is still open to new registrants! Free after-school activities, focused on leadership, health and wellness, academic support, and fun! Get a registration form from Ms. Denison in room 176.