Buncombe Beatz

Congratulations to Buncombe Beatz becoming the CWEA Scholastic AA champions. "We are in the uncharted reaches of the cosmic ocean, drifting endlessly into the void" 

Why Lean On Us?

Lean Forward Marching Design exists to make entertaining, engaging, and educational marching band productions that win on Saturdays AND Fridays! With marching band as an art form constantly evolving, Lean Forward Marching Design offers you the opportunity to “stay ahead of the curve” while still thrilling your students, your audience, and Yourself…regardless of venue. With designs based around contemporary accessibility, our experienced and passionate design team will build a product that showcases the talents of both you and your performers. Lean on Us...    

Lean Forward // Marching Design

Conceptual Design
Innovative designs tailored to your ensemble. We create shows that everyone can GET.
Visual Design
Contemporary. Accessible. Fun. Whether 10 sets or 100, you can expect the same quality no matter your needs.
Drill Editing
Whether you need a few dots moved around, or wholesale changes, we can do it all - and do it immediately.
Percussion Design
Arrangements built for success. Dressed for style. Our team knows the game.
Sound Design
Sounds from the future. Sounds from the past. Expand your horizons.
Guard Design
No matter the size or skill level, we can design works that will excite both your audience, and your students.

Hear from our Clients

“Chris has always set my band up to be successful. He takes into account every element of the marching band show in his drill design, resulting in a product that works exceptionally well both visually and musically. He is truly passionate about his role in providing a quality product and will be as involved in the overall show design process as you desire. As a young director, I have relied heavily on his expertise in overall show design, much to the benefit of my band program.”

Josh Belvin

“Lean Forward Productions provides timely drill and works well with directors on making deadlines. The design process is created from an open discussion and allows room for creativity. Drill writer is available for meetings when necessary and is quick with communication. Overall a great experience.”

Taylor Brown

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