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The Samurai and the Maiden

This production presents a dramatic narrative of a doomed love between a Samurai and a Maiden.  The story begins in the present (Prologue) as the old Samurai remembers his younger days (The Way of Honor).   He falls in love with a local maiden, and they playfully chase each other through a grove (Under the Cherry…

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Pandora Reopened

What if Pandora’s Box were reopened today?  What would happen?  That is the question posed by this exciting show.  Beginning with an ominous “Prologue,” we first see a joyful world in “A Time of Happiness.”  An ominous tone begins to spread as the band’s curiosity is piqued by the mysterious box in “A Time of…

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Gypsy Caravan

Bizet’s Carmen is re-arranged into this accessible work combining themes from the beloved opera as well as original material.  Several opportunities for soloists and a full ensemble Tambourine feature guarentee tha this production will leave your audience shouting “Encore!” Sample Requests Email Randall for sample requests. Part 1http://randallstandridge.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Gypsy-Caravan-1.mp3Part 2http://randallstandridge.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Gypsy-Caravan-2.mp3Part 3http://randallstandridge.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Gypsy-Caravan-3.mp3https://youtu.be/0pO1KDHyP-4

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Dreams of Persia

Take your students and audience on a trip to the far east in this exciting production!  First, we visit the mysterious “Bazaar”, then take a ride on “Flying Carpets,” until we finish with a performance by the mystic “Snake Charmer.”  Lots of opportunites for props, costuming, and body visuals.  A sure winner! Sample Requests Email…

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Pulse – The Art of Motion

Pulse – The Art of Motion explores the movement of the human body in all its forms.  The show kicks into high gear with the minimalistic “Momentum.”  The passing of energy from one body to another is explored in “Inertia and Time.”  Finally, the pulses and beats of movements take center stage in “Rhythm.”  Creative…

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Colors

The world is alive with color in this exciting show that explores the character of each color on the color wheel, beginning with a fiery, latin inspired opener “Fury (Red/Orange)”, followed by a the jazzy strains of “The Royal Blues (Blue/Purple)”, before finishing with the rhythmic, jungle inspired “Life (Yellow/Green).  Simple props and flag choices…

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AginCourt, 1415

Matthew Schoendorff’s stunning work for young band “Agincourt 1415” is turned into a dramatic and musical journey for marching band by arranger Randall Standridge. Sample Requests Email Randall for sample requests. Part 1http://randallstandridge.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Agincourt-1415.mp3https://youtu.be/kOzqBT_s5uY

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Danza Oscura

Danza Oscura (Dark Dance) is a work for string orchestra that is intended to evoke the feel of a seductive dance. The use of asymmetrical meter and a slightly Spanish flavor will add a sense of mystery and exoticism to a concert program. Optional Percussion (castanet, vibra-slap, triangle, and tambourine) further enhance the air of mystery…

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Still, Still, Still

A simple yet effective setting of the beautiful Christmas carol, this arrangement also features the melody in a percussion ensemble moment in the middle. Sample Requests Email Randall for sample requests. Part 1http://randallstandridge.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/still.mp3 Click here for score

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