General Program

Complimenting weekly music lessons and rehearsals, Members participate in key events throughout the year. These performances allow for each member to put their learned music and marching skills to practical use in front of audiences. It is an important part of our commitment to community service through applied learning.


Standard Rehearsal Schedule


Marching & Drill 1:09Pm - 2:00pm

Focus on marching skills, performance techniques, general effect, showmanship, review of drill routines and performance preparation

Sectionals 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Focus on specific instruments, music theory, songs, and technique

Full corps Ensemble 3:30PM - 4:35PM

Focus on musicality and  performance skills as a group






JUNE 1, 2016 - AUGUST 21, 2016
Register by June 1

Key Events & Performances

  • New York Chinese School Graduation

  • Philippine Friendship Day New York

  • Philippine Day Parade Jersey City

  • Philippine American Day Parade Passaic

  • July 4th Massapequa, Long Island

  • Annual BBQ

  • Field Trip or Band Camp


SEPTEMBER 11, 2016 - JANUARY 31, 2017
Register by October 1

Key Events & Performances

  • Double Ten Parade Chinatown

  • Double Ten Ceremony Flushing

  • Veteran’s Day Chinatown

  • Little Italy Chinatown Christmas Parade

  • Year End Talent Show



FEBRUARY 5, 20117 - MAY 30, 2017
Register by February 1

Key Events & Performances

  • Chinese New Year Chinatown Parade

  • Crimson Kings Chinese New Year Parade

  • Memorial Day Chinatown

The art programs in schools are always threatened to get cut. The Crimson Kings provides these lessons for free. Take advantage of this while being a part of something that you can be proud of.
— Mimi Tsui ’88 – ’97