Groovy-8

Groovy-8 is a throwback to the “mod” style of the 1960s/1970s. This groovy tune focuses on developing 8th note articulation and counting with young musicians, while also providing a fun showcase for bands looking to entertain their audiences. Get into the Groove! Educational goals of the work: -8th Note Counting and Rhythmic Independence -Articulations: Staccato,…

Spero (Flex)

THIS IS THE FLEX BAND ARRANGEMENT OF THIS WORK.  IT INCLUDES FLEX INSTRUMENTATION, ONLINE PRACTICE TOOLS,  AND COPYABLE PARTS (restrictions apply).  SEE SCORE FOR DETAILS Program Notes In the face of adversity, hope is the only choice. 2020 has been challenging for all of us, and this bold new work by composer Randall Standridge reflects…

DeComposers

Beethoven and Mozart are brought back to life (literally!) in this darkly delightful production. Take your audience on a journey to the de-composer’s graveyard as these two de-composer’s classics are twisted into new and sinister versions. Show will be delivered via .PDF download link to customer email address on order. The customer will also receive…

3×3 (Perc. Trio)

Program Notes 3×3 is a percussion ensemble for young players written as a fast scherzo.  The title comes from the fact that it is a work for 3 players with 3 instruments each (clever, no?).  Beyond this, it is purely an abstract work with no story or central idea; it is simply intended to provide…

Fiat Lux

Program Notes Fiat Lux.  “Let there be light.” In 2019, I was very fortunate to be invited to the University of Akron (Akron, Ohio) to serve as the clinician/composer-in-residence for a conference and honors event they were hosting. During my travels, I meet all kinds of people, and, generally speaking, I get along with them. …

Shadow Cove March (Flex)

THIS IS THE FLEX BAND ARRANGEMENT OF THIS WORK.  IT INCLUDES FLEX INSTRUMENTATION, ONLINE PRACTICE TOOLS,  AND COPYABLE PARTS (restrictions apply).  SEE SCORE FOR DETAILS Program Notes I am definitely a child of the media age, by which I mean this:  my life, like many of yours, is completely immersed in entertainment.  Movies, Books, TV…