Read, watch, or listen to various interviews of Michael, as well as speeches or video segments made over the years.
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Custom and previously designed marching band drills are available. For custom design, please contact Michael. Previously designed shows that have been proven successful in a competitive environment are also available at a reduced rate.
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Browse educational materials on a variety of topics within the marching arts! This area is under development, but will soon be a great place to find information on how to improve your design, your instruction, and your program.
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Michael Gaines has an extensive portfolio of work in the marching arts. Choose one of the four areas below to find descriptions, photos, and videos of shows, rehearsals, and performances. Michael will also offer personal insights into some of them!


Michael uses this blog to share his adventures in the various marching activities around the world. Check back often for updates!
2013 Bands of America Grand National Championships
November 18, 2013
My annual trek to Bands of America was a fun one this year. I had 6 of my groups attend: Bellbrook HS (OH) Carmel HS (IN) Cedar Ridge HS (TX) Franklin HS (TN) Father Ryan HS (TN) Northmont HS (OH) Each one...