Videos 2017-11-08T16:38:49+00:00

Brian Dutton: How To Teach Recovery

By | December 6th, 2017|Categories: ColorGuardEDU, Courses|

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 of this Video.

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Molly Favret & Sara Solomonson: Tips for Using a Graphic Designer for your Flags, Floor, & Costumes

By | October 29th, 2017|Categories: ColorGuardEDU, Courses|

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.

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Brad Green – How to Create an Effective Soundtrack for Winter Guard

By | October 28th, 2017|Categories: ColorGuardEDU, Courses|

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 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”.   Watch a video about this webinar.

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Tim Fairbanks – Tips and Tricks for Staging Indoor Drumline

By | October 27th, 2017|Categories: Courses, Marching Arts Education|

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 from this video.

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Greg Lagola – Choosing a Uniform from a Catalog

By | October 26th, 2017|Categories: Courses, Marching Arts Education|

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. Watch an excerpt from this video.

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Ultimate Drill Book

By | October 15th, 2017|Categories: Courses, Marching Arts Education|

Free Access to this Video!   Find out how modern technology can help you teach drill faster and how the Bluecoats and Carolina Crown have utilized it.  This video includes a demonstration of how this works! With Josh Gall and Luke Gall

HEAR A PODCAST with Ron Hardin of Carolina Crown and Mike Fanning of the Bluecoats about the Ultimate Drill Book

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Alan Spaeth & Steve Ryan- Technology and Marching Arts: Digital Design

By | October 11th, 2017|Categories: ColorGuardEDU, Courses|

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.

Take the floor with confidence knowing your group looks the best ever.  We show you how!

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.

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ColorGuardEDU December 2017 Bundle

By | October 10th, 2017|Categories: ColorGuardEDU, Courses|

Save over 50%!  Get access to the four December 2017 webinars from ColorGuardEDU for one low price.  Webinars with Brad Green, Molly Favret, Sara Solomonson, Brian Dutton, Alan Spaeth, and Steve Ryan.  Watch live and ask questions, or watch later at your convenience.

Watch Now! Brad Green – How to Create an Effective Soundtrack for your Winter Guard

Watch Now!  Molly Favret & Sara Solomonson – Tips for using a Graphic Designer for your Flags, Floor, & Costumes

Live Dec. 6 – Brian Dutton – How to Teach Recovery

Live Dec. 13 – Alan Spaeth & Steve Ryan – Costuming your Winter Guard

Get access to all four webinars / videos for only $49.95, less than half of the regular price!

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Jen Barton: How to Run an Effective Audition

By | September 28th, 2017|Categories: ColorGuardEDU, Courses|

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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!

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Virtual Clinics Webinar

By | September 19th, 2017|Categories: ColorGuardEDU, Courses, Marching Arts Education, Matt Harloff|

Free Access to this Webinar!  Matt Harloff joins Courtney and Tim to discuss the new Virtual Clinics now available.  You can have a Marching Arts Education expert give you direct and actionable feedback about YOUR show and YOUR group!  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!  

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Molly Favret & Sara Solomonson: Tips for Using a Graphic Designer for your Flags, Floor, & Costumes

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Molly Favret & Sara Solomonson

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