The RWPCS Music program encourages student enthusiasm and creativity through music while enhancing student ability to appreciate and experience the art of instrumental and vocal music performance. Students have multiple opportunities through the choral and instrumental ensembles to read and perform music at various school events throughout the year.
The Richard Wright Music Production Program is an electronic music program that gives students a hands-on approach to learning, recording and editing MIDI and digital audio using various computer software. This program allows students to use their creativity to compose and produce their own music that can be used in and around the school community.
The RWPCS Ensemble is a combination of students of every grade level within our school. They perform for all school-wide assemblies as well as several outside organizations. They have been featured performing for the DC Public Charter Board, the Rainbow Push Coalition, Music in the Parks Festival, and McDonald’s School Spirit Nights to name a few.
The RWPCS Instrumental Ensemble is made up of students who perform for school-wide assemblies as well as events for outside organizations. The instrumental ensemble is a combination of the RWPCS Guitar Club and Brass Band including keyboards and percussions.