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…

The Warriors

The Warriors presents the tale of a Tribe of Warriors and their battle with a neighboring Tribe.  We travel through mystic mountains and dry deserts to arrive at the village (A Far Off Land) before seeing the Warrior Tribe in all their glory (The Warriors).  The Warriors convene with the spirits and ask their blessing…

Under Construction

This production combines an industrial sound with a rock and jazz sensibility. Don’t miss the percussion feature played on trash cans, sure to be a visual and musical highlight of the show! Scored well for large or small bands, this general-effect driven show is built to entertain! GRAND MESA MARCHING SHOWS INCLUDE: -Regional Protection and…

Toys

The world of toys in brought to life in this fun production, featuring “Wooden Soldiers”, “Clowns”, and “Toy Blocks.” Email Randall for sample requests.

The Samurai and the Maiden

This production presents a dramatic narrative of a doomed love between a Samurai and a Maiden.  The story begins in the present (Prologue) as the old Samurai remembers his younger days (The Way of Honor).   He falls in love with a local maiden, and they playfully chase each other through a grove (Under the Cherry…

Pandora Reopened

What if Pandora’s Box were reopened today?  What would happen?  That is the question posed by this exciting show.  Beginning with an ominous “Prologue,” we first see a joyful world in “A Time of Happiness.”  An ominous tone begins to spread as the band’s curiosity is piqued by the mysterious box in “A Time of…