Audition Results

Below are the results of the Fall auditions

Thank you to all that auditioned

RCC Wind Ensemble Fall 2021

Flute 1

Jose Gallegos

Daniel Nila

Flute 2

Andi Carrillo

Victor Padilla

Elizabeth Lara

Oboe 1

Erik Aguilon

Oboe 2

Stephanie Marquez

Clarinet 1

Ryan Turner

Christian Longoria

Clarinet 2

Tristan Blessener

Ignacio Estrada Ayala

Clarinet 3

Rhamina DeGuzman

Bass Clarinet

Luke Borja

Bassoon 1      

Zach Neuer

Bassoon 2

Trevor Rouse 

Alto Saxophone 1

Kimberley Orozco

Alto Saxophone 2

Gabby Osting

Samantha Martinez

Tenor Saxophone

William Sharp

Baritone Saxophone

Omar Khas

Trumpet 1

David Garcia

Raul Luna

Trumpet 2

Edward Casteneda

Nick Cho

Trumpet 3

Juan Topote

Adoniai Mejia

Christopher Requejo


Quinton Toma

Trombone 1

Danny Becker

Trevor Jackson

Trombone 2

Austin Laramie

Devin Berenger

Abi Ortiz

Bass Trombone

Mason Tejeda


Joel Brannon

Andrew Leora


Parker Hacket

Elijia Alexander

Elias Rodriguez

Double Bass

Jacob Wallenbrock

Angie Saucedo


Andrew Alvidrez

Enzo Goudy

Gabriela Guzman

Alexander McNeel

Giancarlo Rivas

Josh Zepeda

Conducted by Kevin Mayse, the RCC Wind Ensemble continues to establish itself as one of the leading wind bands in the Community College system. The Wind Ensemble consists of many of the finest young wind and percussion players from Riverside, San Bernardino, Los Angeles, Orange and San Diego Counties. 

In addition to frequent concerts on campus, they have performed at the College Band Directors National Association regional conference, the Music Association of California Community College conference, California Music Educators state convention, as well as touring Northern California, Reno Nevada, the Pacific Northwest, Hawaii, and Tokyo, Japan. 

The ensemble hosts a two-day concert band festival, which features up to fifty middle school, junior high school, and high school concert bands. 

The ensemble also hosts a conducting symposium each year. Guest clinicians have included Dr. Mitchell Fennell (Cal State, Fullerton) Jerry Junkin (University of Texas) Thomas Lee (UCLA) Michael Haithcock (University of Michigan) Eugene Corporon (University of North Texas) Keith Brion (New Sousa Band) Kevin Sedatol (Baylor University) and world-renowned conductor and founder of the Eastman Wind Ensemble, Frederick Fennell. 

The RCC Wind Ensemble is also very active in recording, premiering and commissioning new works for winds. The ensemble has offered world premiere performances of works by composers such as; Donald Grantham, Steven Schmidt, Ran Galor, Bill Reichenbach, Sandy Megas and Steve Mahpar. In addition, the ensemble has offered west coast premier performances of works by composers such as; Donald Grantham, Dan Welcher and Micheal Gandolfi.