Reign v2.5

Randall Standridge has combined original material with themes from his wind ensemble work Deus Ex Machina, as well as Saint-Saens Samson and Delilah, 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…

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…

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…

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…

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!…

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…

A Bollywood Adventure

Visit the home of India cinema in this exciting production that draws on both exotic and pop influences.  Sample Score 1 Sample Score 2 Sample Score 3 • • • • Randall Standridge · Bollywood Adventure 1 (by Randall D. Standridge, Grade 2+) Randall Standridge · Bollywood Adventure 2 (by Randall D. Standridge, Grade 2+)…