The FC Singers is Franklin College’s large, mixed choir. Under the direction of Dr. Hayes, the FC Singers perform a variety of concerts on and off campus. In the summer of 2012, the FC Singers toured in Ireland.
The Men’s Chorus is in high demand to perform the Alma Mater at various campus functions. The Men’s Chorus has also performed the National Anthem at the Victory Field and Paul Brown Stadium.
The Women’s Chorus performs a wide range of styles from Classical to Popular and is directed by Dr. Hayes.
Under the direction of nationally-known percussion instructor, Josh Torres, this group will make its premier during the Fall of 2016 and will continue to grow and develop into a major force in the collegiate drumline experience.
The String Ensemble is directed by Michael Black and performs both orchestral and chamber repertoire for events on campus and in the community.
The Franklin College Athletic Band plays at all home football games and many home basketball games. The Wind Ensemble prepares for two concerts a year in coordination with the ending of the Fall and Spring semesters. All band students are members of both ensembles and enroll by signing up for MUS 125. Regardless of your musical experience, there is a place for all instrumentalists in the FC Band Program. Please see either Prof. Black or Dr. Hayes for details. Scholarships are available for exceptionally talented individuals.