Tim Fairbanks – Tips and Tricks for Staging Indoor Drumline
LIVE WEBINAR on Wednesday, Nov. 8 at 10:00 pm Eastern time!
Tim Fairbanks is the Director and Visual Designer for Rhythm X, WGI Percussion Independent World Class Champion in 2008, 2009, 2013. He is an internationally in-demand clinician, designer, arranger, and adjudicator. Tim will share valuable tips and tricks for staging indoor drumline, giving you practical information you can use right now as you are creating your Winter production.
Brad Green – How to Create an Effective Soundtrack for Winter Guard
LIVE WEBINAR on Wednesday, Nov. 15 at 9:00 pm Eastern time!
Brad Kerr Green is the music composer/arranger for the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band stationed at Langley AFB in Hampton, VA. Brad is also a freelance composer/arranger/educator/adjudicator for marching bands, indoor winds, and drum and bugle corps, as well as soundtrack designer for winter guard programs across the United States. Notable soundtracks created by Brad include Flanagan’s 2015 production “Standing By The Wall”, CGT Dallas’s 2017 production “Dual”, Braddock’s 2009 production “We Do It To Ourselves”, and Pride of Cincinnati’s 2010 production “Summer of Love”.
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Alan Spaeth & Steve Ryan- Costuming your Winter Guard
LIVE WEBINAR on Wednesday, Dec. 13 at 9:00 pm Eastern time!
Alan Spaeth and Steve Ryan on Costuming your Winter Guard
Alan Spaeth has been designing Marching Band and Winterguard shows since 1988. He is known for creative, one-of-a-kind shows. Alan has designed for such groups as Plymouth-Canton Marching Band (MI) and was a Visual Consultant for The Cavaliers and the Visual Coordinator for The Phantom Regiment. Alan is currently the visual designer for Flower Mound High School (TX) Marching Band. Alan is a Founder/Owner of R&S Marching Arts –www.rsmarchingarts.com
Steven Ryan has been involved in the marching arts as performer, designer, instructor, and consultant for nearly 30 years. In addition to performing with The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps, Alliance of Miami and Studio One he has designed for and consulted with groups including: Choctawhatchee HS Winter Guards, The Spirit of Atlanta, The Cavaliers, and The Company Winter Guard.
Greg Lagola – Choosing a Uniform from a Catalog
LIVE WEBINAR on Wednesday, October 25 at 9:00 pm Eastern time!
Fashion Designer Greg Lagola, who famously designed the 2016 Bluecoats uniforms, shares advice on choosing a uniform from a catalog. Once your show music and concept is chosen, how does one proceed from there to choose an existing uniform for greatest success? Practical advice ANY director, designer, or instructor can use!
Lindsey Vento – Show Coordination through Body Movement
WATCH NOW! This webinar was recorded on Sept. 20, 2017.
Lindsey Vento on "Show Coordination Through Body Movement." Lindsey explains how to create the "big picture" through the color guard and band body movements. Topics include Coordination, Pacing, "Development" instead of Transition, Planning a Coordinated Idea, "Remembering the Excellence Factor", and the need for visual variety. This is practical information YOU can use right now!
Chad Berkstresser: Creating Shows about Powerful Women
WATCH NOW! Chad Berkstresser on "Creating Shows about Powerful Women FOR Powerful Women." Chad talks about the process of creating these shows, life lessons he teaches his young guard members through these shows, and the benefits of bringing guest clinicians in to work with his group. Chad has worked with and written for many ensembles, including Father Ryan HS, Spring HS and The Woodlands.
Virtual Clinics Webinar
Free Access to this Webinar! Matt Harloff joins Courtney and Tim to discuss the new Virtual Clinics now available. Take your group to the next level by giving them the advantage of advice from EXPERTS at the very top of our activity! It’s as easy as sharing a video!
Michael Rosales – Creating Choreography
LIVE WEBINAR on Wednesday, September 13 at 9:00 pm Eastern time!
The Michael Rosales webinar on September 13 will be postponed due to the catastrophic hurricane headed towards Florida. Michael resides in Miami with his family.
A later date for Michael's webinar "Creating Choreography" will be announced as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience and please join us in sending our love to all of the color guard folks impacted by this weather event."
Michael Rosales on "Creating Choreography: How to find what works best for your team." Michael has worked with Carolina Crown, Santa Clara Vanguard, and the Blue Knights, plus was the choreographer for "Blast: The Music of Disney" currently touring in Japan.
Inside the Circle 2 – Matt Harloff and Michael Klesch
WATCH NOW! Make The Learning Process More Efficient! Matt Harloff and Michael Klesch return for the second in a series "Inside The Circle" where they share great advice helpful as school begins! Insider tips include preparing music correctly for students to save time in rehearsal, strategies to get students comfortable with the music faster, and suggestions on techniques for adjusting parts and teaching efficiently.