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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…

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Four: On a Remix of Beethoven

Taking Beethoven’s four note “fate” motive from the first movement of his fifth symphony, composer Standridge has reimagined the symphony movement and taken it in remarkable new directions.  At first following close to the original for a powerful and exciting introduction, the work then segues into a playful gigue in compound meter, followed by a…

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Iron and Ice: A Viking Adventure

Strap into your seats and hang on for a wild musical ride as only Mr. Standridge could create!  This astonishingly exciting work spins a musical tale of a Viking Expedition into the frigid North Atlantic seas, first depicting the high spirits of the sailors as they set out to sea.  The slower middle portion of…

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DarkHeart

DarkHeart is the fifth and final movement of The Darklands Symphony, following the wildly successful first movement Darklands March. This symphony finale wraps the work up in a very gripping way, musically depicting a daring escape from the castle DarkHeart. As in the other movements, the plainchant Dies Irae is used prominently as thematic material…

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Bazaar

Bazaar takes the listener on a musical trip to the exotic markets of the Middle East.  Spices, beautiful fabrics, and priceless treasures litter the stalls while noise, aromas, and laughter fill the air.  The use of an altered scale and colorful percussion add to the exotic feel of this work, making this an exciting musical…

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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…

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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! Sample Requests Email Randall for sample requests. Phoenix Rising – Part 1: Beginningshttps://randallstandridge.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/12-Phoenix-Rising-1.mp3Phoenix Rising – Part 2: Flighthttps://randallstandridge.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/13-Phoenix-Rising-2.mp3Phoenix Rising – Part 3: Endingshttps://randallstandridge.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/14-Phoenix-Rising-3.mp3Phoenix…

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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. Sample Requests Email Randall for sample requests. Dia de…

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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. Sample Requests Email Randall for sample requests. The Snow Queen – Part…

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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! Sample Requests Email Randall for sample requests. Dr. Jekyll…

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