​Small Band: BIG RESULTS
Get the Most Out of Your Marching Band

by Ryan Addair

Small Band: BIG RESULTS is an invaluable resource for band directors, drill writers, and music composers/arrangers who write for "small bands." The book covers the following topics:


  • 7 Keys to Creating a Successful Marching Band Program

  • Designing a Show Concept

  • Choosing Music that Works

  • Writing/Arranging the Music

  • Designing the Visual Presentation

  • Drill Design Helpers

Tuning for the Modern Wind Ensemble by Ryan Addair
Ryan Addair

Composer, Educator, Author

Ryan Addair has been writing and arranging music and drill for over 15 years.  His shows have taken bands to numerous superior rankings, first place trophies, and grand champion honors.  Ryan specializes in creating a big sound for a small band (but can make a big band sound bigger too!), while keeping the music and drill at the appropriate level of difficulty to challenge every student.  Together with his team of designers, AMP has produced many highly successful shows, and would love to hear what you want your band's next step to be!

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