A Christmas Tale: Beware the Krampus

In some European Christmas traditions, Saint Nick does not work alone, he travels with Krampus who doles out punishment to bad boys and girls. This work serves as a darkly delightful Christmas piece, intended to educate, entertain, and creep out your audience. The spooky narration helps frame the piece as The Ukranian Bell Carol; Up on…

Phoenix Rising

The phoenix is a mythological symbol of life, death, and rebirth. Stravinsky’s Firebird serves as the inspiration for this exciting production that is sure to provide you with dramatic musical and visual possibilities. Fiery! GRAND MESA MARCHING SHOWS INCLUDE: -Regional Protection and Copyright Permissions/Licensing included -Solos transcribed for all instruments -Parts for 3, 4, and 5 Bass…

Dia de Los Muertos

Dia de Los Muertos is a fantastic new production that pays homage to the festival of the dead. Latin flavored music and a full band maraca feature highlight this fun filled show, along with a brief nod to Saint-Saens’ Danse Macabre. A perfect vehicle for color, pageantry, and dance. GRAND MESA MARCHING SHOWS INCLUDE: -Regional Protection and Copyright…

The Snow Queen: A Winter’s Tale

Vivaldi’s Spring and Winter and Verdi’s Dies Irae, as well as original music by Standridge, serve as the springboards for this dramatic production that depicts a beautiful land taken over by an evil snow queen. The visual and narrative possibilities are endless in this general effects driven show. Show will be delivered via .PDF download link to customer email address…

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

The dark side of man is explored in this dramatic new production by Randall Standridge. The classic story of a scientist’s journey into madness and duality is brought to life with parallel chords, dissonant sounds, effective percussion, and creepy sound design. Sure to make an impact! GRAND MESA MARCHING SHOWS INCLUDE: -Regional Protection and Copyright…

iBand

The marching band becomes a digital app in this exciting and entertaining marching production! The different facets of the marching band are “downloaded” to your performers throughout the show in movements iMove, iPlay, and iGroove. A pops inspired score and rack/prop based percussion feature are sure to be a hit with judges and audiences alike!…

The Arena

Your pulse quickens. You can’t catch your breath. You have entered The Arena. This production by Randall Standridge provides many interpretive possibilities, from the ancient to the modern as your band sets the stage for an epic battle of good vs. evil. Thrilling! GRAND MESA MARCHING SHOWS INCLUDE: -Regional Protection and Copyright Permissions/Licensing included -Solos…

Witching Hour

This eerie offering by Randall Standridge combines new material and sound effects with his symphonic work The Witching Hour to create a darkly delightful production for Marching Band. The Gathering sets the creepy mood, while Spells and Incantations shows the sinister forces practicing their craft. The excitement builds to Witch’s Dance and Flight, with sound…

Journey to America: An Immigrant’s Story

by Randall D. Standridge and Jason Nitsch The American Dream is presented in this dynamic production by Randall Standridge and Jason Nitsch. Saint-Saens’ Symphony No.3, America the Beautiful, original material, and narration chronicles the journey of one immigrant from his homeland, the moment when he first sees the Statue of Liberty, and then his celebration in the…

Time Machine

by Randall D. Standridge and Jason Nitsch The sounds of gears, bells, and electronics combine in this exciting production. Clocks, hourglasses, sundials, and digital clocks are brought to life in this symphonic pops-infused production that will provide you and your students with multiple opportunities for effects. Entertaining and conceptual! GRAND MESA MARCHING SHOWS INCLUDE: -Regional…