Recent RCC Jazz Awards:

*2020 Downbeat Magazine Winner, Large Jazz Ensemble 
*2020 Western State Jazz Festival, 1st place, Community College Division (Jazz Ensemble), 3rd place (Jazz Lab #1), 4th Place (Jazz Lab #2)
*2019 Downbeat Magazine Outstanding Performance, Large Jazz Ensemble 
*2018 Downbeat Magazine Outstanding Performance, Large Jazz Ensemble
*2017 Downbeat Magazine Winner, Small Combo
*2017 Downbeat Magazine Outstanding Performance, Large Jazz Ensemble
*2017 Downbeat Magazine Outstanding Arrangement, Andrew Valenzuela "On Green Dolphin St."

*2017 Reno Jazz Festival, 2 Year College Big Band 1st Place (Jazz Ensemble)
*2017 Reno Jazz Festival, 2 Year College Big Band 3rd Place (Lab Jazz #1)
*2016 Downbeat Magazine Winner, Large Jazz Ensemble

The 2021 fall semester begins on August 23!