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Matthew Tenaglia - September Band Director of the Month!

Matthew Tenaglia - September Band Director of the Month!

Sep 7, 2022

Matthew Tenaglia, Director of Bands and Music Teacher at Warwick High School and Warwick Middle School, was nominated by Ed Campbell, who shared that Mr. Tenaglia is: “A really great teacher who strives to help our students be the best they can be. Also he really likes to have fun with the music he teaches. He spreads the fun to the kids.” 

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GPG Music Suite at DCI

GPG Music Suite at DCI

Aug 11, 2022

We’re in our fourth year as presenting sponsors of the DCI World Championships Prelims and look forward to folks visiting the GPG Music Suite TODAY Aug 11 at Lucas Oil Stadium.

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Entertain your crowds

Entertain your crowds

Aug 8, 2022

Drumline Stand Jams will provide great entertainment for your crowd, a streamlined learning process and best of all: your drummers will love to play them!

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Inventory your instruments

Inventory your instruments

Aug 5, 2022

We have a few suggestions for efficient inventory outcomes.

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John Meehan's Chorale!

John Meehan's Chorale!

Aug 3, 2022
Music  |  Partners

Journey Toward Resonance is a warm up plug-in that includes two chord progressions (Starburst and Afterburner) and the new-for-2022 choraleThese Empty Tears which was composed specifically for the Blue Devils Brass. The Blue Devils play all of these as part of their warm-up each day before performances, and now you can add them to your warm up sequence to aid your ensemble’s growth in balance and blend. 

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GPG Music partners with Blue Devils

GPG Music partners with Blue Devils

Aug 2, 2022
News  |  Partners

We are excited about our new joint ventures with Blue Devils Performing Arts. Last season, we sponsored the fall WBA and US Bands circuits and competitions. This year, we’re bringing in composers from the Blue Devils staff members, including music from the Blue Devils B corps show and much more by John Meehan, Scott Johnson and several others. Look for our cross-promotions and get ready for our big unveil later this fall!

 

In the meantime, enjoy this new gem created for the Blue Devils Hornline.

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One week till 2022 DCI World Championships

One week till 2022 DCI World Championships

Jul 28, 2022

We have special VIP privileges at the GPG Music Suite at the 2022 DCI World Championship Prelims on Aug 11 at Lucas Oil Stadium.

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Crowd pleasing cadences

Crowd pleasing cadences

Jul 25, 2022

Try the pre-bundled Twelve Drumlines Drumming, crowd-pleasing cadences by composer Aaron Hines. This fun and interesting collection of street beats provides you with ultimate flexibility and is sure to get your drumline rocking!

  • Are you looking for music for street cadences? Stand grooves? Pep rallies? The wide variety of length and demand of each cadence will allow you to find the perfect fit for your needs.
  • Do you need a longer, continuous set of music? It's easy to stitch multiple cadences together to extend overall performance lengths.
  • Do you want to find ways to show off your percussion section at any event? These selections are sure to help them get their groove on!
  • Do you want to build the skill level and cohesiveness of your percussion section? The different styles and vocabulary in this collection will motivate and aid in the development of your drumline and percussionists.

Each piece is written for a full marching drumline: snare, tenor, bass, and cymbals. Separate parts for 3, 4, and 5 bass drums are included in the set to fit your specific number of players.

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Looking for Always

Looking for Always

Jul 22, 2022

Learn some adjudication review tips from GPG Music’s Director of Customer Relations Aaron Hines, who founded and coordinates the Northern Nevada Indoor Association (NNIA) and the Sierra Nevada Band Series (SNBS), plus is a heckuvan adjudicator.

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Band camp planning

Band camp planning

Jul 14, 2022

With Band Camp right around the corner, take the time to examine and evaluate your rehearsal plans to get optimal results for your band. We suggest meeting with your staff to establish a list of your band needs of music and visual fundamentals, and determine which specific elements of your show (choreography, prop work, singing) you might want to incorporate early in your band camp rehearsals.

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