design resume marching band philosophy
| Welcome to Bandtek drill
design! Our team has performed, created, and taught at the top levels
of drum corps and marching band in the North America, Europe, and Asia.
We've written drill for
all sorts of bandsLarge competitive bands march our drill. Small
non-competitive bands march bandtek shows. Big Universities
including Utah, Notre Dame and Brigham Young have used Bandtek drill
has high general effect, is easy to teach and march, and is written to
highlight the music.
drill design is exciting to watch from the top of a high box, or from
the stands at a high school.
marching band shows help you teach your students music performance as
motion, not just counts and choreography.
marching band drill is designed with student success as the focus, and
that's why it makes your band sound and look great.
Bandtek drill charts are custom designed so that your marching band
has a unique and exciting show all it's own.
in 26 states have marched bandtek marching band shows, winning first
place in 17 states, not because competition is the focus, but
because it's not.
written drill since 1983 and have had a lot of fun doing it.
During that time, we've learned a lot about teaching performers,
coordinating shows, and designing drill that helps marching bands
achieve great things.
Each page of the marching band show also comes with detailed
instructions written on each drill chart that tell the counts and music
measure numbers for that particular page of drill. The students
are able to organize the drill by associating it to the musical
phrase. That makes the drill easier and helps you teach it faster.
bands with smaller budgets, we also offer stock shows that have already
been tried and tested. They won't have the exact instrumentation, but
with a little tweaking, they turn out great.
bands sing band v. drum corps
chart our field shows with Pyware, and have since the
mid-eighties. Pyware provides clean, easy to read drill charts
that speed up the teaching process and allow you to spend more of your
marching band rehearsal time on music. When the drill is easier
to learn, the music sounds better.
Drill charts are delivered in Pyware and PDF
format. Coordinate sheets and paper charts are available at
director request at no extra charge.
and student viewer programs let the band watch the
drill move from page to page at a a very low cost. Drill
animation synchronized to music is a powerful teaching tool. The end
result is a cleaner, better performance from your band.
your marching band show is designed by Bandtek, you get my
undivided attention and best work. Your show is unique and
created with as much input as you choose to give so that it fits your
artistic vision while meeting the educational needs of your students.
marching bands only pay $35 per page. With discounts for ordering
early, score analysis, and rehearsal planning, the price can be reduced
to as little as $20 per page. That means you can have a custom designed
20 page marching band show for as little as $400.
If you have questions or need some
explanation, you can call and we''ll spend as much time as you need
explaining teaching and cleaning methods, general effect or whatever
the question might be. If you'd like to send a video for
critique, we'll do that at no extra charge.
price, director control, music education centered philosophy and a
commitment to superior performance is part of why college and high school
bands from around the world have chosen Bandtek Drill Design to write
their shows, year after year.