New Music For 2018


All wind / pit sketch books are available for lease for $1000. Full percussion / battery books can be leased for an additional $500 for shows where available. Battery books can be custom arranged for shows where not available, prices vary. You can mix and match any 3 movements to create your own concept from any of the CCMD catalog for the same lease price. Visit the Marching Music Catalog for the complete CCMD library. 

Billy The Kid - Fire up your harmonica player as Aaron Copeland's "Billy the Kid" ballet suite is combined with Billy Joel's "Ballad of Billy the Kid" for a western adventure. Full battery book by Logan Sharpe available. (Medium-Easy)

Driven - Take a trip across country from the hussle and bussle of New York City to the laid back coolness of California. Original music is combined with "On the Road Again", "Holiday Road", "Turn the Page", "Country Roads", "California Dreamin'" and "Hotel California" for one exciting road trip. (Medium-Advanced) 

Everything In Its Right Place - Built around the Radiohead hit "Everything In It's Right Place" this show also includes "Hurt" by Nine Inch Nails and Michael Kamen's " Old Moon in the New Moon's Arms".  Full battery book by Logan Sharpe available. (Medium-Advanced)

If Only... Courage... Heart... Intellegence.... Three attributes everyone longs for, but would realize they had if they could only stop asking "If Only". This show re-imagines the Wizard of Oz with original music based on the Wizard of Oz score including the iconic "Somewhere Over The Rainbow". Other selections include Fun's "Some Nights" and Coldplay's "Fix You". Full battery book by Jeremy Kunkel available. (Medium-Advanced) 

Indivisible - Celebrate America with this tribute to great patriotic themed music. This show is an update of our original show Remembrance and includes William Schuman's "Chester", Ticheli's "An American Elegy", "America The Beautiful" and "My Country Tis of Thee". (Medium-Easy)

Interstellar Episodes - Hans Zimmer's "Interstellar" score is combined with original material to create this exciting space odyssey. Full percussion book by Logan Sharpe available.  (Medium)

Love Is Love - Through all things Love perseveres. Source music includes Prokofiev's "Romeo and Juliet" ballet suite, Coldplay's "Fix You", Bruno Mars' "Just The Way You Are", and hints of Pachebel's "Canon". (Medium)

Painted Black - The Rolling Stone's hit "Paint It Black" provides the backdrop to this show that rocks and moves. Feature some smoking soloist on "Incantation" from Cirque de Soliel. Other selections include Vienna Teng's "Hymn of Axiom" and "O Fortuna" from the Carl Orff masterpiece Carmina Burana.  Full percussion book by Logan Sharpe available. (Medium-Advanced) 

Pat Metheny (Music of) - Includes the hits "First Circle", "Letter From Home" and "Third Wind". (Advanced) 

Prisoners Of Our Own Device - The title says it all. With hints of the iconic Eagles hit "Hotel California" throughout, this all original score is well suited to any concept where the goal is to create a edgy, dark, and eerie experience. (Medium) 

Rise! - Ottorino Respighi's "The Pines of Rome" provides the foundation of this show that depicts the birth of the Roman Empire. Katy Perry's "Rise" creates a haunting ballad and original music completes the score. Full percussion book by Logan Sharpe available. (Medium)

The Road Not Taken - A completely new music book to accompany the Robert Frost poem. Built around "Demons" by Imagine Dragons other selections includes "1000 Airplanes on a Roof" by Phillip Glass, and Sam Smith's "Unsteady". (Medium) 

Say Something  If you see something, say something.... - This program progresses through time representing events where if only someone had say something, maybe things would have turned out differently. Selections include "Say Something", "The Sound of Silence", "Elegy for a Young American",  "Angels in the Architecture" and music from the movie "Pearl Harbor".  Full battery book by Steven Prendes available. (Medium-Advanced) ***NOTE: Thematic performance wear shirts, silks, and props available for this show.***

Two Worlds, One Love - The story of Romeo and Juliet told through a mix of Tchaikovsky's "Romeo and Juliet and popular music. Other selections include, Lady Gaga's "Bad Romance, Rachel Platten's "Stand By You" and the classic "I'll Be There" by the Jackson Five. (Medium)

W.A.V.E. - This show explores all things  that create waves and vibrations. Original music creates the sub-sonic vibrations of the earthquake opener.  Christopher Cross's "Sailing" takes us on a journey across the waves of the ocean. The show closes with light and sound waves where Cindi Lauper's "True Colors" combines with Coldplay's "Speed of Sound" for an exciting closer. "Also Sprach Zarathustra" even makes a brief cameo. (Medium) 

Welcome Home - Last year's hit show "Home" has been retooled to include Neil Diamond's "Coming to America" and Pentatonix's mash-up "The Wizard of Ahhhs". Other music includes Rachel Platten's "Fight Song", Phillip Phillip's "Home", and "August Rhapsody" from the movie August Rush in a moving tribute to America and those that protect it. (Medium) 

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PLEASE NOTE: All licensing and permissions of copyrighted material are the sole responsibility of the purchaser (you) and not Chris Creswell or Chris Creswell Music and Design. Permission to arrange and print licenses must be obtained from the copyright holder and copied to Chris Creswell Music and Design before leasing arranged music. Licenses can easily be purchased from the publishers and assistance will be provided upon request. Original compositions do not require licensing.