Checkmate – 2016 Show

Majestic. Strategic. Captivating.

This year, the GRC Band will present it’s fall production, Checkmate, a live action vignette, capturing the essence of chess play and the progression from the first move of a pawn to the ultimate fall of a king.

Arranged by Andrew Markworth, the show will feature four musical selections.

  • Pawns – Everybody Wants to Rule the World, as performed by Lorde.
  • The Court – Tempered Steel, composed by Charles Rochester Young
  • The Queen – Uninvited, by Alanis Morisette
  • Dual of the Kings – Hand of Fate Part 1, by James Newton Howard

Drill by Aaron Cunningham
Flag Choreography by Katie Edwards
Show Design by Michael Payne
Flags by R&S Marching Arts
Guard Uniforms by The Band Hall
New Band Uniforms by Demoulin

Produced by the Clark County Band Boosters.

Camp Staff:

  • Mary Margaret Zroll – Flutes
  • Katherine Atherton – Clarinets
  • Michael Robinson – Saxophones
  • Coleman Scott – Trumpets
  • Mary Haddix – Horns
  • Noah Tolson – Trombones
  • Chase Teachey – Baritones
  • Robbie Reed – Tubas
  • Jeremy Wade – Percussion Head
  • Stefan Vaughn – Percussion
  • Lawrence Wiliams – Percussion
  • Katie Edwards – Colorguard Head
  • Jennie Bullock – Flag tech

Assistant Director – Matt Leedy

Author: Michael Payne

Director of Bands, George Rogers Clark HS