Grace

Grace was written at the request of my friend, Steven Cazort, in honor of his father, Ricky Eugene Cazort. Ricky grew up in Dewitt, Arkansas. He married his high school sweetheart, Kathy, and they had two children, Steven and Amy. By all accounts, he was a good father, a good husband, and a good man. He…

Gadget

I have always been an “early adopter” when it comes to technology.  I am fascinated by new gadgets; I am the worlds biggest kid when it comes to the “try me” button on a package.  I always take it at its word, usually to the annoyance of any employee of the store I am currently…

Extremis

This aggressive work will make a dramatic musical statement at any concert! Trombone glissandi, extended chime effects, and tribal chanting combine to create a dark, brooding soundscape that will keep your audience and players on the edge of their seats. Perfect for opening or closing your next concert, this is truly “extreme!” Sample Requests Email…

Fields of Clover

Fields of Clover was the first piece I had published by Grand Mesa….so, in other words, it’s the piece that began my great relationship with Grand Mesa owner Walter Cummings.  For those of you that don’t know Walter, he is a great composer, friend, and an especially good editor.  I owe a lot fo the success…

Brighton Camp (Regimental March)

When I was in High School, I was introduced to the outstanding march Pentland Hills by James Howe.  I loved its use of folk song melodies and overall style.  I never forgot it. It is the love of this piece and others like it that inspired me to write Brighton Camp.  In this work, I have taken the…

Brave Spirit

Commissioned by Cuthbertson Middle School in North Carolina as part of a cross-curricular multi-cultural school project, this authentic work captures the spirit of Chinese music beautifully with the use of a pentatonic scale, synthesized mandolin, and solos for flute and piccolo.(Grand Mesa Music) Sample Requests Email Randall for sample requests. Part 1http://randallstandridge.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Brave-Spirit-Standridge-Grade-2.mp3 Click here for…