Congratulations to our “Mingus” Combo!
Once again Rio’s Mingus combo has been selected as one of only 3 national finalists for the 11th annual Charles Mingus Jazz Festival, to be held next month at The New School in NYC. All the details for the festival can be found here: http://mingusmingusmingus.com/jazz-education Way to go and good luck Mingus Combo
Awesome Concert on Sunday January 13
Levi Saelua’s Colossus Big Band will be putting on a show this Sunday at the Clara Auditorium, downtown Sacramento. Mr. Kiesner and Mr. Muarry are in the band, along with Rio Alums Levi Saelua, Lucas Bere and Devan Kortan. Info and tickets can be found here: www.colossuswest.com
Rio’s tRio Feature
Rio’s own tRio is featured in the Syncopated Times. Check out the article here: https://syncopatedtimes.com/rio-americano-jazz-trio/