FC Bands Weekly Cadence
April 12, 2021
Here is everything you need to know about the Franklin Central Bands program right now.
Band Practice & Performance Schedule
Band Concert News
Concert Band and Symphonic Band will rehearse and record their ISSMA pieces this week. Wind Symphony and Wind Ensemble will be next week.
Students should dress nicely (boys: dress pants and polo or button-down shirt and girls: dress pants and blouse or dress that goes below the knee while sitting and the shoulders covered).
Concert Band (period 2)
Wednesday, April 14: 3:15pm - 4:30pm
Thursday, April 15: 3:15pm - 4:30pm
Symphonic Band (period 3)
Wednesday, April 14: 4:45pm - 6:00pm
Thursday, April 15: 4:45pm - 6:00pm
Wind Symphony (period 4)
Monday, April 19: 3:15pm - 4:30pm
Tuesday, April 20: 3:15pm - 4:30pm
Wind Ensemble (period 5)
Monday, April 19: 4:45pm - 6:00pm
Tuesday, April 20: 4:45pm - 6:00pm
The Spring Concert will be held on Tuesday, May 18th at 7pm. More information will be provided soon.
Marching Band 2021
Marching band dates have been added to the Band Calendar.
- Mandatory practices will occur the week of October 11 (second week of fall break).
- Incoming Freshman callouts will be in May.
- All Winds will have practices on Friday evenings in June and July.
There will be no practices this week.
Fall Color Guard Auditions - April 19th through April 22nd
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Register Here: https://bit.ly/3cRdgCJ
Franklin Central Bands Color Guard auditions for the Fall season are being held April 19th through April 22nd from 6pm to 9pm. We are accepting new students grades 7 to 11. No experience necessary. For more information and to register click here: https://bit.ly/3cRdgCJ
Upcoming rehearsals/Important dates
4/13 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm rehearsal
4/13 - 8:00pm Community Night in the Stadium! Wear a mask please.
4/17 or 18 - WGI Finals/group get together to hear WGI finals announcements
5/8 - End of Season Celebration at Southeastway Park, more info coming soon.
FCPS Advanced to WGI Finals!
Here is a list of all the World Class groups that have advanced along with us.
Scholastic Marching World Class
Broken Arrow HS
Franklin Central HS
Timber Creek HS
Walled Lake Consolidated Schools
Our 5th payment and final payment of $170 was due Thursday, April 1st. Please be sure to make your payments on time. If you need to set up a payment plan or discuss payment arrangements, please reach out to the Band Booster Treasurer at: email@example.com
Sign up for Remind by adding fcbands-ip in the Remind app or by sending @fcbands-ip
via text message to 81010. Remind will be used to send out important updates throughout the season.
Percussion Symphony Questions?
Spring Flower Fundraiser
The pick up date for the spring flower is Tuesday, April 27th. A signup sheet will be sent in a few days for you to reserve a pick up time. This will allow for good social distancing during the pick up.
If you have any questions, please contact Travis Sears firstname.lastname@example.org.