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Drill Design Clinic

Sponsored ByPyware 3D Drill Design Software

Pyware is the recognized leader of drill design software worldwide. 3D has not only been a staple item for High School and College Bands, but it has been used in special events such as Super Bowl half time shows, the Olympics Opening and Closing Ceremonies, over 90% of all college bowl games, major parades, movies such as Drumline, and even on Broadway.

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The Drill Design Workshop is a “hands on” experience focusing on class instruction and individual assistance in writing your own drill. For those with little or no experience, learn the fundamentals of using Pyware’s 3D Interactive Drill Design software and basics of drill design techniques.  For those who already know the basic of Pyware, this is a perfect opportunity to work on your own drills with the assistance of a clinician.  While computers will be provided in a lab, participants are encouraged to bring their own “Pyware 3D Interactive” loaded notebook computers for use during the workshop. Pyware 3D Interactive will be loaded on the lab computers ONLY. Pyware 3D Interactive will be available for purchase at a discounted price during this workshop only. Participants are encouraged to bring music and videos to share with the class and clinicians.


  • Beginner level training for Pyware 3D drill design software and drill design methodology
  • Advanced level training for more advanced techniques with Pyware 3D
  • Individual assistance and an opportunity to work on your own marching band drills
  • State-of-the art computer lab
  • Exchange of ideas
  • Discussions about special individual situations


Workshop Dates Price Resident Price Commuter Non-Participant Check In Times
Drill Design Clinic July 14-16, 2017 $285 $215 $165 July 14 – NOON-1:30pm

Resident fee includes: Instruction, housing, and all meals | Commuter fee includes: Instruction, lunch, and dinner
Non participant:  Chaperones, parents, bus drivers, or anyone not taking classes


* Optional Credits Price
15 CPDU credits (Illinois only) $45
 1 Graduate Credit through Vandercook College of Music (course info click here)  $0 (credit cost through Vandercook applies)

* Only available for Marching Band Directors Workshop and Drill Design Workshop.


  • FREE if sending 20 or more students to any Smith Walbridge Clinic.
  • Group discounts are listed on our All Dates & Prices Page


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