Fountain-Fort Carson Information

FOUNTAIN-FORT CARSON, CO – The next Friendship Cup Scholastic Marching Band Competition will be at Fountain-Fort Carson High School on Saturday, October 20th, 2018.

Schedule and details are listed below for those units participating for this marching band contest. Bands are classified by band size and will compete against bands their own size. Results for this show will be posted on this page when confirmed by contest officials.

The Fountain-Fort Carson show is sponsored by Ascend Performing Arts and the Fountain-Fort Carson High School Band (website). Special thanks to the Fountain-Fort Carson Band, the band staff and band parents for providing excellent support for this event.

BK Marketplace

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Judges

 PRELIMS FINALS
Music Individual: Del Brickley Louie Lugo
Music Ensemble: Mark Emery Dr. Ed Cannava
Music GE 1: Dr. Ed Cannava Mark Emery
Music GE 2: Louie Lougo Del Brickley
Visual Individual: Charles Craig KC Michel
Visual Ensemble: Amy Lueb Tom Beresford (NY)
Visual GE Tom Beresford (NY) Charles Craig
Percussion: Shilo Stroman Shilo Stroman
Color Guard: KC Michel Amy Lueb

Chief Judge: Dr. Ed Cannava
Announcer: John Whelchel
Timing & Penalties: Doug Harris
Contest Director: Doug Kelley

Admission

Preliminary Competition – 9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. (Gates open at 8:30 a.m.)
– Adults $8
– Students and Military with Identification, and Seniors (65 or over) $6
– Children 5 and under Free

Finals Competition – 2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Gates open at 1:30 p.m.)
– Adults $10
– Students and Military with Identification, and Seniors (65 or over) $ 8
– Children 5 and under Free

Combination Tickets (both Prelims and Finals)
– Adults $15
– Students and Military with Identification, and Seniors (65 or over) $13
– Children 5 and under Free

We accept cash and credit cards.


FRIENDSHIP CUP
FOUNTAIN-FORT CARSON SCHEDULE

Bands are encouraged to arrive at least 90 minutes early for parking, check-in, and warm-up (60 minutes scheduled). The order of bands in prelims was determined based on band size and registration submission dates, after accommodating special requests. Scores will be posted on a poster board as soon as they are received from the judges. The finals lineup will be announced and posted as soon as all the scores are in.

School Class Time
               Prelims
John Mall A 9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
Doherty AA 9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Mountain Vista AA 9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Fountain/Fort Carson AA 9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Break   10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Widefield AAA 10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Centennial AAA 10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Mesa Ridge AAAA 10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Lunch 11:00 p.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Critique (First come, first served) 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
            Finals
7th 2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
6th 2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
5th 3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
4th 3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Break   3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
3rd 3:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
2nd 4:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
1st 4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Retreat and Award Ceremony

(Drum Majors Only)

4:40 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

*NOTE: Results for this show will be posted on this page when confirmed by contest officials.


SEASON SCORES:

» Operations Director: Doug.Kelley@AscendPerformingArts.org / 720.308.7169

» Host: Fountain-Fort Carson HS Band 

Location:

Fountain-Fort Carson High School