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Have your marching show designed by one of the most experienced drill designer in the country.

We still have room for you! Call Today 469-562-4534 / CELL 972-900-7371 / Reserve your show as soon as possible.

Your show will include the latest contemporary techniques, and many original concepts developed by Dan Ryder that you will not find anywhere else. Every phrase in the music will create a transition. Don't waste your money on expensive novice designers. Have your show designed by an expert with 40 years experience. The drill design for you will be completely original for your band. My shows' build successful bands!

I have written the definitive book on show designing, Techniques of Marching Band Show Designing, 6th Edition System which is currently being used in universities throughout the country. Whether your band is 32 or 320 members I can design a show for your band. Whether your band is competitive or not I can design a show for you. I have spent years developing bands into winners. I have designed for band directors their entire careers. Price varies according to the size of band and number of drill pages. Call 972-941-6400 for more information. Reserve your show early, there are limited openings every year.

About Dan Ryder: I have been a professional designer for over forty years. I have custom designed over 1000 shows for high schools and universities. Many of my customers have been using my services for over twenty years. I was drill designer for Jenson Publications for ten years. Over 100 drills were published. I presented clinics and workshops throughout the country, and Japan, and has written many articles and books on show designing. I was a band director for thirteen years in Pennsylvania and Texas before becoming a professional show designer. I have been the leading pioneer of drill designing, and have constantly been developing original drill designing concepts in my work. I belongs to many professionalmerican Bandmasters Association. music organizations, NBA, TMEA, TBA, and is an elected Associate Member of the prestigious ABA.

Here are a few of the 100's of bands that have used Dan Ryder's custom shows.


Techniques of Marching Band Show Designing, 6th Edition System

Alamo Heights, TX

Alice HS, TX

Allen HS, TX

Argyle HS, TX

Arkansas St. University

Austin HS, TX

Axil, TX

Beaver Local HS, OH

Blinn College, TX

Booker HS, TX

Boyertown HS, PA

Buchannon-Upshur HS, WV

Burnet HS, TX

Cairo HS, GA

Carl Sandburg HS, IL

Charlottesville HS, VA.

Cinco Ranch, TX

Clark HS, San Antonio TX

Clarksville HS, TN

Clarion University, PA

Clear Creek HS TX

Clear Lake HS, TX

Clemens HS, TX

Cole-Camp HS, MO

Copperas Cove HS, TX

Crockett HS, Austin, TX

Cy Creek HS Houston, TX

Cy Fair HS Houston, TX

Dallas HS, PA

Del Rio HS, TX

Eagle Pass HS, TX

East Central San Antonio, TX

Eagle Pass HS, TX

Elgin HS, TX

Falfurrias HS, TX

Fredericksburg HS, TX

Hereford HS, TX

Hoover HS, Alabama

Holmes HS, San Antonio, TX

Jay HS, San Antonio, TX

Klein HS Houston, TX

Leader HS, TX

Liberty Hill HS, TX

Liberty Christion, Argyle

Lopez HS, Brownsville, TX

Marietta HS, OH

Marionville HS, MO

McCollum HS San Antonio, TX

Mercedes HS, TX

Miami-Palmetto HS, FL

Mississippi State University

Monticello HS, IL

Mooresville HS, NC

Newport News, VA

Ohio County, KY

Pace HS Browsville, TX


Pearsall HS, TX

Pell City HS, AL

Pontotoc HS, MS

Raymonville HS, TX

Reagan County, TX

Rivera HS Brownsville, TX

Rockwall HS, TX

Santa Cruz HS, AZ

Seguin HS, TX

Shenango HS, PA

Shiner HS, TX

Shoemaker HS, TX

South Terrebone HS, LA

Spring HS, TX

Temple HS, TX

Union HS, SC

University of Oklahoma, Norman OK

University of Wisconsin, La Crosse

Waco-Midway HS, TX

Waco Robinson, TX

Warner Robins HS, GA

Weslaco HS, TX

Westbrook, HS TX

Westlake HS Austin, TX

Wills Point HS, TX

Winn HS Eagle Pass, TX

Yoacum HS, TX

A show designed by Dan Ryder offers you more than from any other show designer.

Not only do you receive a quality show, the complete package includes:

An animation Flash Drive or Emailed of the complete show on Pyware 3D.

When you receive your show you will be ready to rehearse. You will be guaranteed prompt On Time delivery.

Order early and you will have your complete show sitting on your desk before school is out for the summer.

Contact Dan early for a show for your band. He has very few openings each year. Many of my customers have had their shows designed for 10-20 years or more. A sign of happy satisfied customers, and successful bands!

Have a custom designed show written for your band

and enjoy your summer. Call us today 972-900-7371 to Dan's direct line!


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