Weekly Cadence

June 7, 2021

Here is everything you need to know about the Franklin Central Bands program right now.

Band Fees

Payments for the 2021 season can be made online at the link below. When making a payment online, please be sure to include your student's name on the checkout page. Thank you!

If you have questions, contact Erin Thompson, Treasurer, at treasurer@fcbands.org.

Marching Band

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Uniform Fittings

The Marching Flashes will be fitted into their marching uniforms during the summer practices. Students should dress in a t-shirt and shorts to wear under the uniform. Bring a smile because we'll be taking your photo in uniform. You will look amazing as a Marching Flash!

Schedule is as follows:

June 10, 3:30PM - Flute

June 17, 3:30PM - Clarinet/Bass Clarinet

June 24, 3:30PM - Saxophone

July 1, 3:30PM - Trumpet/Tuba

July 8, 3:30PM - Mellophone/Drum Majors

July 15, 3:30PM - Baritone

July 19, 3:30PM - Drumline

July 20, 3:30PM - Front Ensemble

Location: Annex Building (North of football stadium), Door 14S (faces the football stadium)

Color guard fitting dates TBA.

Questions? Ask Travis Sears, Marching Band Liaison

The Marching Flashes are going to Florida!

The Marching Flashes are taking a trip to Walt Disney World® Resort in Orlando March 20-25, 2022! We've set up a page dedicated to the trip, so be sure to check regularly for updates. Click here now to get all the details, including the presentation from Music Travel Consultants.

Questions? ask@fcbands.org

Marching Flashes members and alumni join DCI in 2021

Drum Corps International is a youth-focused competitive drum corps organization. Corps compete over the summer in the most elite and exclusive marching ensembles for student musicians and performers.

This year, some current and former members of the Marching Flashes are participating in the 2021 DCI season. They will perform in many events over the summer, and will finish with a final event, August 12-14, at Lucas Oil Stadium. Try to get to a show if you can and support our Flashes! Congratulations to all of you!

Katie Buck and Emma Holaday: Music City Drum Corps

Chloe Groce and Willow Karlin: Phantom Regiment

Joseph Scott and Jaxon Bennett: Madison Scouts

Mackenzie Ritchey: Blue Stars Drum & Bugle Corps


Detergent Pickup

The detergent orders will be ready for pickup on Thursday, June 10th. The pickup will be located at The Creek church parking lot across from the high school. Volunteers are needed to unload pallets and sort orders. Click Here to Volunteer.

You can pickup your detergent order between 6pm and 7:30pm. Click here to sign up for a pick up time.

If you have questions, contact Travis Sears travis.sears@hotmail.com.


Summer break is here but that doesn't mean the earnings end! Earn all summer long with rebates through ShopWithScrip!


If you plan to continue using your ShopWithScrip account after graduation, please be sure to change your student's name. Options: General, FC Band, Scholarship, or another student.

Don't have an account? Want to learn more? Visit the RaiseRight™ by ShopWithScrip page.

Get Connected with FC BANDS


The Franklin Central Bands website is our #1 source for communication.

Suggestions for the Weekly Cadence?

Email: Valarie Solomon, Engagement Coordinator at Engagement@fcbands.org