Derrick Shannon – How to Build a Winter Percussion Program
Watch Now! Have you felt overwhelmed balancing all the aspects of a successful indoor percussion program? With so many moving parts, it’s destined to happen. Take a step toward clarity and fewer sleepless nights with this webinar from Derrick Shannon.
Derrick Shannon is the Percussion Caption Head for the Phantom Regiment Drum and Bugle Corps from Rockford, IL. Derrick has taken a program from A class to having two groups in World class finals in 3 years. Topics include winning the small battles, creating a smart technique program, teaching personal responsibility, building your staff, and getting staff and student input.
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Rob Miller – Creating Character-Based Team Cultures
Watch Now! Most people neglect building the culture, attitudes, and work ethics of their group. Imagine having the group that everyone admires for their character, unity, and teamwork. Plus, think of how that will improve your show! We’ll show you how with Rob Miller from ProActive Coaching.
Rob talks about creating character-based team culture and it's benefits. Learn how to create dynamics within your team that provide building blocks for future generations of performers, as well as your current students.
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Molly Favret & Sara Solomonson: Tips for Using a Graphic Designer for your Flags, Floor, & Costumes
Watch Now! Take the floor with confidence knowing you've made the right decisions and will look professional! Molly Favret and Sara Solomonson are two of the pageantry arts most successful graphic artists. Not only are they graphic designers, they began their careers as performers in color guard. These women share practical advice about their role in making your team look and feel amazing.
Jen Barton: How To Run An Effective Audition
WATCH NOW! Jen Barton, Color Guard Director at Byrnes High School and Captionhead at Pacific Crest Drum and Bugle Corps, helps you run an effective audition for the winter guard season. From varsity and JV placements to creating a successful environment for all of your auditioning students. We help you avoid headaches and problems! Make sure every student has a great experience, whether they are chosen or not! Watch a short video about this webinar
Brian Dutton: How To Teach Recovery
WATCH NOW! Brian Dutton, color guard director at Bentonville High School in Arkansas, talks about how he teaches students the importance and art of recovery. Enter the floor with confidence knowing that your students understand this important skill! We show you how! Topics include Allowing Recovery to Happen, Working with Different Types of Learners, Teaching the TEAM Response, and Different Ways of Teaching Recovery. Watch an Excerpt.
Tim Fairbanks – Tips and Tricks for Staging Indoor Drumline
WATCH NOW! Tim Fairbanks is here to guide you as you are planning for your most successful season yet! Tim is the Director and Visual Designer for Rhythm X and is an internationally in-demand clinician, designer, arranger, and adjudicator. Tim shares valuable tips and tricks for staging indoor drumline, giving you practical information you can use right now as you are creating your Winter production. Topics include suggested intervals, creating clarity between sections, step sizes for different classes, how much drill to write for your group, and tricks for getting the most effect from your performers. Watch an excerpt
Brad Green – How to Create an Effective Soundtrack for Winter Guard
Watch Now! Improve your group's soundtrack and take the floor with confidence! We guide you through the process of designing a great soundtrack for your group! 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- Technology and Marching Arts: Digital Design
Watch Now! Alan Spaeth and Steve Ryan on Technology and Marching Arts: Digital Design. Keep your group on the cutting edge! We show you how. Topics include working with technology, keeping an open mind in the design process, taking chances in design, and making sure we see the performer through a costume.
Greg Lagola – Choosing a Uniform from a Catalog
WATCH NOW! Start your season knowing your group will look amazing! We show you how. 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? Topics include how to make all body types look great, deciding how much to spend (or where to spend your dollars for most impact,) including male members effectively, and how to navigate the choices in a catalog to find the right design for your needs.