FC Bands Weekly Cadence

May 31, 2021

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

Band Fees

All band 2020-2021 fees should be paid in full. Students with past due balances may not be able to participate in the next season. Use the link below to pay online. If you have questions, contact Becky Richardson, Treasurer, at treasurer@fcbands.org.

Marching Band

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Marching Band 2021 - Registration deadline is June 1!

The deadline for Marching Band registration is June 1. Join the band! Join the action!

New this year are three payment options:

  • Regular Payment Plan
  • Volunteer Commitment Buyout
  • Arranged Payment Plan

Questions? ask@fcbands.org

Uniform Fittings

The Marching Flashes will be fitted into their marching uniforms during the summer practices. Button photos will be taken at this time as well.



If you want to make a BIG impact on the band program, contact Travis Sears.

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.

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 or 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 Fundraiser

The pickup date for the detergent fundraiser is estimated to be mid-June. Details about online orders will be emailed in the coming week.


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