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Flasher Brass

Flasher Brass includes woodwinds, brass, bass guitar and a rhythm section. The band performs at all men's and women's home basketball games and NCAA tournaments. All members receive a music scholarship stipend. Auditions are held in October. Interested students should contact the band office for details.

The Concert Band is directed by Dr. John Franklin.

FlasherBrass Schedule

SEPTEMBER 15-19 - Auditions (sign up for an audition HERE)

OCTOBER 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29, NOVEMBER 3, 5, 10, 12, 17 - Rehearsals (8-9:30 pm) - Kent State Center for the Performing Arts, C304

OCTOBER 30 - Kent vs. Ohio (volleyball game) - Full Band (7:00 pm)

NOVEMBER 7 - Kent vs. Ohio Christian - Full Band (6:00 pm call time; 7:00 pm tip-off)

NOVEMBER 15 - Kent vs. Bowling Green (volleyball game) - Full Band (7:00 pm)

NOVEMBER 18 - Kent vs. Malone - Full Band (TBD)

NOVEMBER 21 - Kent vs. Illinois-Chicago - Full Band (6:30 pm call time; 7:30 pm tip-off)

NOVEMBER 22 - Kent vs. Southern Illinois - Full Band (6:30 pm call time; 7:30 pm tip-off)

NOVEMBER 23 - Kent vs. Yale - Full Band (3:30 pm call time; 4:30 pm tip-off)

JANUARY 10 - Kent vs. Bowling Green - Full Band (TBD)

JANUARY 14 - Kent vs. Eastern Michigan - Full Band (TBD)

JANUARY 17 - Kent vs. Ohio- Full Band (TBD)

JANUARY 21 - Kent vs. Toledo - Full Band (TBD)

JANUARY 24 - Kent vs. Western Michigan - Blue Band (TBD)

JANUARY 27 - Kent vs. Central Michigan - Full Band (TBD)

FEBRUARY 4 - Kent vs. Eastern Michigan - Gold Band (TBD)

FEBRUARY 7 - Kent vs. Miami - Full Band (TBD)

FEBRUARY 11- Kent vs. Miami - Blue Band (TBD)

FEBRUARY 14 - Kent vs. Northern Illinois - Gold Band (TBD)

FEBRUARY 18 - Kent vs. Ball State - Full Band (TBD)

FEBRUARY 25 - Kent vs. Akron - Full Band (TBD)

FEBRUARY 28- Kent vs. Buffalo - Full Band (TBD)

MARCH 4 - Kent vs. Ohio - Blue Band (TBD)

MARCH 6 - Kent vs. Akron - Full Band (TBD)

MARCH 7 - Kent vs. Buffalo - Gold Band (TBD)

MARCH 9-14 - MAC Tournament (TBD)

MARCH 17-APRIL 6 - NCAA Tournament (TBD)