Welcome families! Please scroll down and read the Important News section for updated information.
This website is designed for past, current and future members of the duPont Manual High School Band. If your child is currently enrolled in a middle school band program in JCPS schools or if you have a child interested in participating in color guard and is applying to duPont Manual, please consider continuing their music education with the Crimson Sound!
JOIN THE 2019-2020 CRIMSON SOUND MARCHING & PEP BAND! FOR NEW AND RETURNING MEMBERS (Click here). (Fill out the attached registration form link below and mail in by June 1st).
Click here to access our YouTube channel and for a video of our 2017-2018 production "Rise!"
Potential New Members: please click here to view more information about the band.
2019 MIDDLE SCHOOL BAND NIGHT & 8th GRADE OPEN HOUSE
8th Grade "Band Night" with the duPont Manual Marching Band will take place at the St. Xavier Game on Friday, October 11th. This is open to any 7th and 8th grade student in JCPS. More info to come.
8th Grade Open House will take place on Tuesday, October 29th from 6-8 pm. Both Mr. Essig and Mr. Gregory will be set up in the YPAS Band Room (Rm. 111) representing YPAS Bands and the Manual Marching/Pep Band.
IMPORTANT NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
Congratulations to the Crimson Sound Marching Band for earning 1st place in their class, 1st place in percussion and 1st place in color guard at the Ballard HS Invitational. The band finished 6th overall out of 15 bands.
Congratulations to the Crimson Sound for making the KMEA Class 5A state semifinals "Sweet 16".
Congratulations to the Crimson Sound for placing 12th in the Mid-States Band Association (KY, IN, OH) Championships out of a large field of great bands.
Congratulations to the Crimson Sound for being selected to march at Walt Disney World's the Magic Kingdom Theme Park in January 2019.