By Tim Hinton
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A roundtable discussion about the Marching Arts.
||Clean751: Mandarins Take Us To “Life Rite After”||Key Poulan, Mario Ramirez, Ike Jackson, and JW Koester talk about the creation of the show concept, the music, the giant rotating stage, the elaborate costuming, the stilts, the light up rifles, and more! SPONSOR: Marching Arts Education at www.Marc[...||10/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean750: The Cadets “Unity Project”||Drew Shanefield, the artistic director and brass designer for The Cadets, talks about this year’s show and the special challenges the corps faced this season. SPONSOR: Marching Arts Education at www.MarchingArtsEducation.com||10/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean749: The Cavaliers Bring “Madness and Creativity”||Daniel Wiles and Richard Hinshaw discuss this show about letting your inner creativity shine through, the complexities of the musical book, and they share tips on their great success at guard and prop integration. SPONSOR: Marching Arts Education at[...||10/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean748: Boston Sends Out An “SOS”||Keith Potter, the Artistic Director for the Boston Crusaders, discusses the origin of the show concept, the choices behind the props and environment created, and how the idea of “lost and found” became this thrilling production. SPONSOR: Marching Ar||10/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean747: Carolina Crown: Creating “Beast”||Rick Subel and David Starnes discuss how music, visual, and primal energy combine to showcase the real beasts, the corps members themselves! Hear about the costumes, the props, the music choices, that gorgeous ballad featuring the female hornlike m[.||9/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean746: Designing the Bluecoats Uniforms||Greg Lagola takes us into the design process of creating 150 different looks for the 2018 Bluecoats corps and guard members. Careful choices of colors, patterns, and design made this special production a success. SPONSOR: Marching Arts Education, at[...||9/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean745: Bluecoats on the Look of “Session 44”||Jon Vanderkolff & Michael Raiford give us inside information about the design process that led to the chairs, the 150 different costumes used, the color choices, the use of the singer, the front ensemble's look and placement, and how all of[...]||9/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean744: Blue Devils Bring “Nighthawks” To Life||Scott Chandler discusses how the show deconstructs the painting and then puts it back together, all with that unique Blue Devils style. SPONSOR: Marching Arts Education at www.MarchingArtsEducation.com||9/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean743: Santa Clara Vanguard on Building “Babylon”||Michael Gaines, Michael Rosales, Andy Toth, and Scott Koter give us inside information on the props, drill, choreography, and staging of this amazing championship show. SPONSOR: Marching Arts Education, at www.MarchingArtsEducation.com||9/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean742: Treat Your Members Like Professionals||Daniel Belcher, Drum Major for the Blue Knights, talks about his role with the corps and the benefits of giving members more personal autonomy. SPONSOR: BlueHaus Mallets, at www.MalletBuilder.com||9/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean741: DCI 2018- Future Music Educators Experience||Interviews with many of the mentors who shared their expertise with college students in Indy. SPONSOR: Six to Five Productions, at www.SixToFiveProductions.com||9/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean740: DCI 2018- Fan Interviews||Tim talks to fans in Indy about their favorite shows. SPONSOR: Envision 3D Drill Design, at www.Box5Software.com||9/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean739: DCI 2018 Wrap-up||Tim and John Bogenschutz discussed trends in the activity, great moments, great performances, and great times in Indy. SPONSOR: Guard Closet.com at www.GuardCloset.com||8/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean738: How to Get the Most Out of Your Design Staff||Jason Robb shares practical advice on hiring, interacting, and managing your designers. Sponsor: EnVision 3D Drill Design, at www.Box5Software.com||8/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean737: Being Inspired to Keep Learning||Interviews with directors who attended the Arcadia Music & Arts Symposium on how they were inspired by the event. SPONSOR: Marching Arts Education, at www.MarchingArtsEducation.com||8/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean736: Film and Video Game Composing||Fred Emory Smith and Steve Ridley share behind the scenes info from the Arcadia Music and Arts Symposium. SPONSOR: Digital Performance Gear at https://dpgperforms.com||8/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean735: Making Changes through Educational Partnerships||Tony Nunez and Jim Bailey discuss how they are working to make positive changes in music education through the Arcadia Music & Arts Symposium and the D’Addario Education Collective. SPONSOR: Marching Arts Education at www.MarchingArtsEduca[...]||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean734: Secrets of Texas Band Directors||James Miculka, Don Haynes, and Dr. AblelRamirez discuss the philosophies, practices, and strategies that help Texas bands be successful. Recorded live at the Arcadia Music & Arts Symposium. SPONSOR: DeMoulin Bros. & Co. at www.DeMoulin.com||8/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean733: Bluecoats – The Music of Session 44||Doug Thrower and Tom Rarick, the brass and percussion arrangers, give us behind the scenes stories of how this show was put together. SPONSOR: GuardCloset.com found at www.GuardCloset.com||8/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean732: Blue Devils Hidden Gems||Michael, John, and Bill return to talk about great Blue Devils shows that fans might have forgotten. SPONSOR: BlueHaus Mallets found at www.MalletBuilder.com||8/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
It's great start for something the marching community has needed for quite some time. These guys are rock stars!
This is a great resource with great expert guests. it's very conversational....not preachy! Really enjoying this!
I think this is a great resource for anyone involved in the marching arts! Very exciting!