MCBA Preview: 10/06/12

Saturday, October 6 is arguably the busiest weekend for the Marching Arts in Michigan. Five Scholastic Competitions will be being held, in addition to two MCBA shows and a BOA Regional.

The MCBA Competitions for October 6 are being hosted by Livonia Franklin and Troy Athens.

Livonia Franklin

At the time of this publication, we unfortunately do not have a detailed schedule for Livonia Franklin. We can tell you that the tentative start time was 3:00 PM. Tickets should cost $7 for Adults and $5 for Students/Seniors. If you can provide more information regarding this competition, please contact us.

Bands scheduled to appear include:

  • Watervliet (Flight IV)
  • Thurston (Flight III)
  • Woodhaven (Flight II)
  • Milford (Flight II)
  • Livonia Franklin (Flight I)

Livonia Franklin is located at 31000 Joy Road in Livonia.

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Troy Athens

11 Bands will be performing at Troy Athens’ competition this weekend in Troy. The High School is located at 4333 John R. Road.

The event opens at 5:30 PM. Competition officially begins with Flight IV at 5:45. Atherton and Parchment will perform in Flight IV. Mt. Pleasant takes the field in Flight III competition at 6:15, and will be followed by Marysville and Lamphere. South Lyon performs in Flight II at 7:00, and will be followed by a break.

Flight I begins with Carman-Ainsworth at 7:30 PM. Novi wraps up competition at 8:15. Troy Athens takes the field to perform “Siren Song” in Flight I exhibition at 8:30. Awards will be at 9:00 PM.

Tickets will cost $7 for Adults and $5 for Students and Seniors.

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Will you be attending one of these competitions? If you buy a program, please take some time after the competition to send us band show titles and competition scores. We, unfortunately, cannot attend every event and your submissions ensure a more complete experience and record of Michigan’s competitive marching bands.

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