Winter Performance Groups
Farmington United Percussion Ensemble, or "FUPE", is a performing arts ensemble that competes in the Michigan Color Guard Circuit (MCGC); which is a constituent of Winter Guard International (WGI). WGI Sport of the Arts is the world's premier organization producing indoor color guard, percussion, and wind ensemble competitions. As a non-profit youth organization, WGI serves as the leading governing body of the winter guard and indoor percussion activities. WGI provides a venue for young people to achieve the extraordinary through performance and competition.
The purpose of FUPE is to help young people grow as musicians and as individuals through a comprehensive offering of musical and performance experiences. Our goal is to achieve the highest level of musical and visual excellence within our given abilities. FUPE is open to any student eligible for WGI competition.
2017 WGI Silver Medalist - Percussion Independent A
2017 MCGC Gold Medalist - Percussion Independent A
2017 MCGC Gold Medalist - Colorguard Regional A
2017 MCGC Silver Medalist - Percussion Regional A
Interested in auditioning for the 2018 season? Visit the Join FUPE page for additional information and fill out our 2018 Auditions Information Form to receive audition materials. Here are some important dates:
- September 17, 2017 - Informational Meeting
- October 8, 2017 - Audition #1 (1 PM - 5 PM)
- October 22, 2017 - Audition #2 (1 PM - 5 PM)
- November 5, 2017 - Audition #3 (1 PM - 6 PM)
All auditions are held at Harrison High School.