The 'Swing Kids' of Rittersberg Gymnasium are the 'juniors' of the Rittersberg Big Band. These students have been playing their instruments for one or two years only. Their repertoire includes swing and rock pieces such as: 'Down for the Count', 'Woodchopper's Ball', 'Basic Basie, 'C-Jam-Blues', 'Blues for Mr.B.', 'Here's that rainy Day', 'Stand by me', 'Fast Break', 'Blues for Bubba', 'Tuxedo Junction', 'My funny Valentine", 'Hangin' in', 'Rockin' Funky' und 'Rock around the Clock'. The Swing Kids practice every Monday at 1.20 p.m. in the Music Room of Rittersberg Gymnasium and perform on several occasions throughout the year. Currently the Swing Kids consist of 13 students at the age of 11-15.
 
Alto Saxophone: David Hupfer
Hanna Lezim
Finn Fett
Tenor Saxophone:
Baritone Saxophone:
Clarinet:
Trumpet: Alexander Jakob
Jonas Große
Konstantin Helf
Liska Wenzel
Trombone: Matteo Dempfle
Piano: Marie Baulig
Darja Hoffmann
Guitar:
Bass:
Drums: Jack Dienes
Janis Roth
Samuel Kriegel