Concert Band, Concert Choir, Aires, Jazz Band, World Drum Ensemble

RCTC Music includes the Concert Band, Concert Choir, Aires (show choir), Jazz Band, and World Drum Ensemble. The ensembles perform several concerts on and off campus each year. The Concert Band, Concert Choir, and Aires are now under the direction of Michael Mangan, Phone: 507-285-7576. The Jazz Band is under the direction of Michael Mangan and Nathan Davidson, and the World Drum Ensemble is under the direction of Denny McGuire, Phone: 507-285-7434. If you are a student interested in joining any of these ensembles, please contact the directors in charge. RCTC Music also offers a variety of music classes for degree and non-degree seeking students alike. We also offer classes in Music Technology with state of the art music studios. To view classes, degree and program options, click on the following link.

Upcoming Events:

Fall Choral Concert

Enjoy an evening of beautiful music from the RCTC Concert Choir, Aires, and Jazz Band

Thursday, November 7 at 7:00pm
Hill Theatre
Tickets: $5.00 each–available beginning October 21
507-285-7200 for tickets and more information
Light refreshments served in the lobby after the concert


RCTC Concert Band/Rochester Community Band Combined Concert

Join us for an exciting evening of great band music featuring the combined Rochester Community Band/Rochester Community and Technical College Concert Band. Under the direction of Michael Mangan, Tony Boldt, and Sarah Vinzant. Featuring pieces such as “The Children’s March” by Percy Grainger and “Star Wars Symphonic Suite” by John Williams 

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Saturday, November 23 at 7:00pm
Hill Theatre
Light refreshments served in the lobby after the concert

If you wish to add/remove your name on our mailing list for Music/Theatre events here at RCTC, call the ticket office at 507-285-7200