It was an eventful day for members representing RCR at the DCI Performers Showcase throughout Downtown Indianapolis last Wednesday! DCI hosts the yearly event the day prior to World Championships Preliminary competition. As with previous years, RCR fielded performers in several categories including instrumental and vocal performances, and we’re excited to report the standout performances among the more than 170 entries competing during the event.
- Madelynn Hotchkiss: 82.250 (keyboards)
- The RCR Marimba Duo: 88.000 (percussion ensemble)
- RCR Brass Ensemble: 83.000 (brass ensemble)
- Peyton Grunzke: 88.500 (woodwind solo)
Shoutouts to the following performers who scored in the top 5 in their category:
- Joshua Melnick: 88.750 (keyboards, 5th place)
- Lavenders Brothers: 86.500 (brass ensemble, 5th place)
- River City Rhythm Mixed Vocal Ensemble: 91.000 (2nd place)
Finally, we’d like to give a special congratulations to the RCR Bass Line who took home gold in their division with a score of 95.0! Check out the rehearsal video of their performance, courtesy of Tony Sodano (sodanomusic).