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…

Generation X

by Randall D. Standridge and Jason Nitsch The letter “X” has been used as a symbol for many powerful ideas. This production uses this letter as a point of reference for three “X-hilirating” movements: X-citement, X-pression, and X-clamation! The visual possibilities practically write themselves! X-plosive!!!! GRAND MESA MARCHING SHOWS INCLUDE: -Regional Protection and Copyright Permissions/Licensing…

ExtraTerrestrial

by Randall D. Standridge and Jason Nitsch Shoot for the stars with this production that combines rhythmic writing, intriguing harmony, and sound design into an entertaining and achievable production! This show has many built in effects, including a full band “vacuum” tube feature that will create a memorable visual and musical moment. GRAND MESA MARCHING…

Words

Words describe the world around us, connect us to one another, and tear us apart. Words are music! This thought provoking production combines high concept with entertainment value into a general effect monster! Guaranteed to wow your crowd AND make them think. Word!  (Also Available in a Grade 2.5 version) Show will be delivered via…

Darklands Legends

In three movements, this suite for young band will capture the imaginations of your students and transport them to an amazing fantasy land of musical expression.  It is designed to be played as a stand-alone suite, or for an even more expansive undertaking, as movements 2, 3, and 4 of the Darklands Symphony, along with…