Pioneers of Rock ‘n Roll

The origins of Rock ‘n Roll music are hard to pin down. Its history is less a clear progression, and more an experience, a movement, a sensation. It’s easier to … Continued

The Importance of Mentoring

When you are younger, it’s incredibly important to have someone in your life that you look up to and respect. This person becomes a positive role model that you emulate … Continued

The Benefits of Music Education

When people think of music education, they usually only think of a student learning how to play an instrument. While that is a big part of music education, there are … Continued

The Benefits of Joining a Band

When you first learn to play an instrument, it’s usually on your own or with a teacher. Then, when you get better and more advanced, you will most likely spend … Continued

Rehearsal Time

Less than a week till we revisit 1973 with Band On The Run and other classic tunes. The kids have been working hard and having fun.  

Doin’ The Monster Mash

Rockit had some fun on a Friday night Halloween rehearsal in preparation for their 1973 Tribute concert featuring Band On The Run by McCartney & Wings. Photos by Bruce Callipani

Fab Faux Greets Rockit

A group of Rockit musicians checked in with The Fab Faux during a sound check at the Count Basie Theatre on June 13. Will Lee, Rich Pagano, Frank Agnello, and … Continued

Rockit Opens for Eric Burdon

Eric Burdon, legendary rock-n-roll vocalist during the British Invasion for The Animals as well as 70s funk group War, performed at The Count Basie Theatre on Wednesday, August 28 to … Continued