FC Bands Weekly Cadence
May 17, 2021
Here is everything you need to know about the Franklin Central Bands program right now.
Band Practice & Performance Schedule
The FC Band Boosters wrapped up its social media campaign earlier this week to recognize the achievements of our Class of 2021 Seniors. The best of luck to each of you in your future endeavors!
You can revisit all of our Senior Spotlights via our Facebook page or the Band Parents Group.
Spring Band Concert - THIS WEEK
Dress Rehearsal- May 17th
Concert Band - 2:30-3:15
Wind Symphony - 3:15-4:00
Symphonic Band - 4:00-4:45
Wind Ensemble - 4:45-5:30
Concert- May 18th
6:00pm - Concert Band and Wind Symphony
7:30pm - Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble
Students should arrive 45 minutes prior to their concert time.
There will be awards and recognition of seniors at both performances.
Students in Concert Band, Symphonic Band, and Wind Symphony need to dress as indicated in the band handbook. Wind Ensemble will dress as they did for their ISSMA recording session.
Concert Band/Symphonic Band/Wind Symphony (Guidelines from the Handbook)
White Collared Dress Shirt
Black Dress Pants
Black Dress Socks (at least calf length)
Black Dress Shoes
Black Neck Tie (bow ties not acceptable)
A dress or blouse/pants are acceptable - the entire outfit must be black
No accent colors can be present on the clothing
Skirts must extend past the knee while seated
Shoulders must be covered.
Black Dress Shoes (moderate heels acceptable)
Students will get dropped off at 3W for rehearsal and performances.
Parents will enter 8W (Performance Entrance) the night of the concert.
Each senior will receive 4 tickets to their concert time. Underclassman will receive 2 tickets. Tickets will be passed out in band class in the coming week. Audience members must present their tickets and be wearing a mask to enter.
Marching Band 2021
Important dates this week:
Color Guard: Tuesday, 5/18 Weapons - 5pm-6:30pm, All members - 6:30pm-9pm
Marching Band Tryouts: Friday 5/21, 5:30pm-8:30pm
Registration is open for the 2021 Marching Flashes!
New this year are three payment options:
- Discounted Fee – Requires a family to volunteer 5 shifts (6-8 hours) at hosted events or craft fair. The sign up sheets will be posted in August.
- Buyout – Pay full price without volunteer requirement
- Arranged payments – If a family has special circumstances, we will be happy to work with you to setup a payment schedule.
The Marching Flashes are going to Florida!
Check out the Spring Gift Guide for some great ideas.
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