El Matador y La Rosa

This narrative story tells a tale of romance and mercy as a Matador falls in love with a beautiful lady in the crowd. The music pulses with passion and flirtation, offering several opportunities for solos and small ensembles. During the bull fight at the climax of the show, the heroine begs the Matador to spare…

Reign

Randall Standridge has combined original material with themes from his wind ensemble work Deus Ex Machina, as well as Saint-Saens Samson and Delila, and Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade to create a cinematic show that imagines a far off land of magic, adventure, and excitement. Altered scales and creative use of sound design and percussion scoring add to…

Ritual

Igor Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring is re-imagined in this darkly delightful new production, Ritual, by arranger/composer, Randall Standridge. Familiar themes are mixed with new material to create a dissonant and thrilling soundtrack that provides moment after moment for effect and staging. Clever sound design and careful scoring make this an achievable but effective choice…

The Factory

The Industrial Age serves as innovation for this exciting new Grade 1 production! Angular sounds and mechanical grooves abound in this show from composer, Randall D. Standridge. The show begins with the high energy movement, Work Begins, before moving to the more contemplative Fabrication. The show then wraps up with Assembly Line, featuring an optional…

American Sketches

Add a touch of patriotism and history to your halftime production with this effective yet achievable show from Randall D. Standridge. The brief Preamble leads into the exciting Fanfare based on “My Country Tis of Thee.” Next, a small ensemble performs Chester, before surprising the audience with a well-known favorite in Chester Doodling. Lastly, we…

The Presents

Once upon a time, a young child received a most wonderful present…a set of dolls and toy soldiers that could move and talk on their own!  But, what begins as a child-like fairytale quickly turns into a story of unimgainable surprises…and TERROR!  Shock and entertain your audience with this surprising, narrative production that will keep…

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! Email Randall for sample requests.

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. Email Randall for sample requests.

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. Email Randall for sample requests.

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! Email Randall for sample requests.