The Instrumental Music Department at River Falls High School is just a small part of a larger comprehensive music program. The music department consists of both a choral and instrumental program. The choral program is a highly successful program 3 curricular choirs and an extra-curricular Costumed Carolers group. The Instrumental Music Program consists of 3 curricular ensembles, 3 extra-curricular jazz ensembles, a competitive co-curricular marching ensemble and a pep band. The Music department also offers numerous independent study opportunities and non-performance classes such as "Our Life With Music" and "Music Appreciation."
Currently about 1/4 of the school participates in a curricular musical class.
Both programs have been recognized numerous times for their success and dedication to quality music education.