Franklin Community High School

Instrumental Music Department

AWARDS / PROGRAM HISTORY

The Franklin Community High School Instrumental Music Department is an ELEVEN-TIME recipient of the Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) All-Music Award.

 

The Instrumental Music Department has received this honor for the 2021-2022, 2020-2021, 2017-2018, 2016-2017, 2015-2016, 2014-2015, 2012-2013, 2011-2012, 2010-2011, 2009-2010, and 2008-2009 school years.

 

Band departments must meet each of following requirements to qualify for the award:

 

• receive a Gold Rating at an ISSMA Marching
      Band event,

• receive a Gold Rating at the ISSMA Organization        Festival,

• receive a Gold Rating at the ISSMA Jazz
      Festival, and 

• have at least one Group I soloist and one Group I
      ensemble qualify for State Solo and Ensemble        Contest.

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Blue Regiment Marching Band

ISSMA Scholastic Class A Finalists - Gold Ratings

2021    2017    2016

2015    2014    2013

ISSMA Virtual Marching Band - Gold Rating

2020

ISSMA Marching Band Festival - Gold Ratings

2012    2011    2010
2009    2008    2007

Franklin Community Winter Guard

WGI World Championship Semi-Finalist

2019

WGI Regional Finalist

2019    2017

IHSCGA State Finalist

2022    2019    2016    1993

IHSCGA State Semi-Finalist

2020

Divisional Finals - Gold Ratings

2014    2013
2010    2009    2008

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Franklin Community Indoor Percussion

WGI World ChampionshipFinalist

2022

WGI Regional Finalist

2022    2015

IPA Class A State Runner-Up

2021

IPA Class A State Finalist

2022    2021    2019    2018

IPA Open Class State Finalist

2016    2015

Franklin Community Wind Ensemble

ISSMA Organization Festival - Gold Ratings

2022    2021*   2019   2018

2017    2016    2015   2014

Franklin Community Symphonic Band

ISSMA Organization Festival - Gold Ratings

2022    2021*  2019    2018

2017    2016    2015    2014

2013    2012    2011    2010

   2009    2008                            

Franklin Community Concert Band

ISSMA Organization Festival - Gold Ratings

2022    2021*  2019    2018

2017                                     

* Gold Rating with Distinction

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Franklin Community Jazz Ensemble

ISSMA Jazz Festival - Gold Ratings

2022    2021   2020*   2019

2018    2017    2016    2014

2013    2012    2011    2010

2009    2008                          

* Gold Rating with Distinction

ISSMA State Solo and Ensemble Contest

2020 - 41 qualifying soloists/ensemble members

2019 - 31 qualifying soloists/ensemble members

2018 - 18 qualifying soloists/ensemble members

2017 - 16 qualifying soloists/ensemble members

2016 - 26 qualifying soloists/ensemble members

2015 - 29 qualifying soloists/ensemble members

2014 - 13 qualifying soloists/ensemble members

2013 - 9 qualifying soloists/ensemble members

2012 - 12 qualifying soloists/ensemble members

2011 - 12 qualifying soloists/ensemble members

2010 - 13 qualifying soloists/ensemble members

2009 - 8 soloists and 3 ensembles qualifying

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