For more than two decades, Randy Gilmore has devoted his professional life to helping thousands of America’s high school and college bands design and perform the highest quality field show productions. He exemplifies an expertise and standard of excellence that is well known and respected throughout the music industry.
Sought after field shows have thrust his company, Marching Show Concepts (MSC) into the forefront of the marching band arena. MSC uses the best arrangers and designers from across the nation — and Gilmore has created more than a few himself — to make MSC every band director’s one-stop resource. In the more recent years, Gilmore has expanded his offerings with Center X Productions, a totally custom field show service that has quickly become a consistent leader in the top ranked circles of competition. Expanding still further, MSC Graphics offers exclusive custom designed images to depict each show title for use on apparel.
In addition to his business acumen, Gilmore has served as assistant marching band director at West Chester University, as well as ten years as a nationally recognized high school band director, taking his groups to state championships over and over again. He obtained a masters degree in Music Education from Michigan State University and has acquired years of experience in the trenches of the marching band industry. Gilmore has built up a wealth of wisdom and effective resources, which he regularly presents in magazine articles and band clinics across the nation. His articles are regularly published in the SBO, School, Band and Orchestra quarterly and in other national publications. He is also sought after as a speaker, being a regular clinician for Vivace productions and a visiting instructor in schools around the country.