The Franklin High School Band, NC

Franklin High School
100 Panther Drive
Franklin, NC 28734
(828) 524 - 6467  (school)
(828) 342 - 6613  (cell)

Director of Bands :  Mr. Buddy Huckabee

   The Franklin High School Marching Panther Regiment Band

The 2019 Marching Panther Regiment

"The Immortal"

"The Immortal" is a Marvel/DC style show that depicts a regular guy who, after witnessing a crime, realizes he had hidden super-human powers!  Afterwards, he begins to flaunt it around town and posing / "chasing the ladies," causing his current girlfriend to obviously become jealous and bitter.    
     When his girlfriend has "had enough," she begins to get violent towards another girl that is swooning over him.  As she goes after the girl, he jumps in front of her to stop her...and...

(*You will have to see the show to find out his fate.....)

2019 - FHS Band Fall Calendar of Events 
November   2019 
 Friday, Nov. 1, 2019
  Away Football Game - (Optional - Pep Band Only) - Meet at 3:15pm in Band Room
  Meet @ 3:15 for practice
 Friday, Nov. 8, 2019
 Away Football Game - (Optional - Pep Band Only) - Meet at 3:15pm in Band Room
 Meet @ 3:15 for practice
Monday, Nov. 11
 Veteran's Day Program Performance - Uptown Franklin -    Meet for Parade @ 9:45
 9:45 - 11:45
 Wed Nov. 27 - Dec. 1
 Thanksgiving Holiday - No School
December   2019 
 Sunday Dec. 1, 2019
 Franklin Town Christmas Parade - Meet at 1:30pm at top of Town Hill 
 Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019
 (AM) - Highland's Christmas Parade-  (PM)-Clayton, GA Christmas Parade
 Monday, Dec. 9, 2019
 The FHS Concert Band will present it's annual Christmas Concert 
7pm - FHS Fine Arts Ctr
Wednesday, Dec. 11th 
 Sometime (usually 2nd week of December) the Indian River Fruit will Arrive... TBA
 December 21 - Jan 5
 Christmas Holidays 
 December 28 -  Jan. 2
 FHS Band will perform for the halftime show and parade for the ALLSTATE SUGAR BOWL!  (trip itineraries are being finalized)
 New Orleans, LA

            2019 Marching Band Competition Itineraries and Directions:

              SUGAR BOWL TRIP INFORMATION - 2020

Past Shows Under Mr. Huckabee's Direction:

2002 - An American Fantasy

2003 - Lord of the Rings 

2004 - Around the World in 8 Minutes - (2005 Gator Bowl Silver Division Grand Champions!) - Jacksonville, FL

2005 - Pirates of the Caribbean

2006 - Phantom of the Opera

2007 - Imagination:  The Music of Dr. Seuss - (2008 Velero Alamo Bowl Silver Division Grand Champions) San Antonio,TX

2008 - "Jack's Twisted Christmas" - from The Nightmare Before Christmas

2009 - Once Upon a Dream: The Music from Disney's Fantasmic

2010 - "Remembrance: A Tribute to Pearl Harbor" 

2011 - The Sunday Crossword - (2012 Gator Bowl Silver Division Grand Champions) - Jacksonville, FL

2012 - Believe:  The Music of the Polar Express

2013 - The Heist

2014 - We Wanna Rock!

2015 - The Eye of Egypt (AutoZone Liberty Bowl Halftime Performance with country music SuperStar Craig Morgan) Memphis, TN

2016 -  Seasons of Love 

2017 -  Don't Look Under the Bed

2018 - The Traitor

2019 - "The Immortal" - (AllState Sugar Bowl Halftime/Parade Performance) - New Orleans, Louisiana

2020 - TBA

Franklin High School's most visible and notable performing group is the FHS Marching Panther Regiment Band.  Pictured above, the students and staff members enjoy a day at the beach following several first place awards at the 2012 Gator Bowl in Jacksonville, Florida (January 2012).  The band has won many other first place awards throughout the southeast, including the 2005 Gator Bowl, the 2008 Valero Alamo Bowl, the 2012 Toyota Gator Bowl, and various other local and regional competitions.  The Marching Panther Regiment can be seen various times throughout the fall semester from western and central North Carolina, to Atlanta Georgia and occasional trips to Florida.  The band students that register are required to participate in any and all mandatory events, competitions, concerts, parades, etc, as well as attend a MANDATORY summer camp in July.

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