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Spotlight on MSU

MSU Bands Reunion to Remember Story by Barbara-Scott Kolb   It was no ordinary homecoming for Michigan State University this past Saturday afternoon… This year marked the 150th anniversary of MSU Bands, one of the oldest and most esteemed marching … Read More

Bible to work day

Bring your Bible to work day

    Today you may find students across the nation participating in “Bring Your Bible to School Day,” an annual celebration of religious freedom. As a Christ-centered company, our Pyware team would also like to acknowledge this day and embrace … Read More

Labor Day

Labor Day 2019

By leaps and bounds… that is how we, at Pyware, have always striven to enhance our program since the company’s inception. As we have witnessed the evolution of our software over the course of 38 years, we are incredibly pleased … Read More

Happy Fathers Day

May Day 2019

In honor of International Workers Day, Pyware is here to answer your mayday call with one last chance to upgrade to V10 at V9 prices! Don’t miss out on one final opportunity to upgrade before prices increase! We’ve added several … Read More

Happy Easter

Happy Easter

He is Risen!   Pyware’s goal to fulfill the vision of drill designers and marching band programs has been our everyday mission for the past 37 years. But we understand that our ability to have reached those goals as a … Read More

Leveling Up Your Visual Experience

For decades, Pyware 3D has provided a premier visual experience to preview your show – we’ve taken it to another level. We are now introducing the option to customize your uniforms, equipment, surfaces, and props for an even more realistic … Read More

One of Ten

This year, local Keller High School Indian marching band wrapped one of the most successful marching seasons in school history. Here at Pyware, we wanted to take a moment to acknowledge their success, specifically how they closed out 2018. Following … Read More

OU Off to Orange Bowl

The University of Oklahoma Marching Band, more commonly known as “The Pride of Oklahoma,” is comprised of 325 members and will be performing at this year’s Orange Bowl. This 2018-19 season presented the program with a jam-packed schedule. Rigorous training, … Read More

Gift Guide Day 10: Pyware

We did it. It’s done. 10 days of awesome gift ideas for that special band-someone in your life. If you need to catch up on previous days, you can do so here: Day Nine: One on One Pyware Session Day … Read More

Gift Guide Day 9: One on One Pyware Session

If you need to catch up on previous days, you can do so here: Day Eight: FloMarching Subscription Day Seven: Techniques of Marching Band Show Designing Day Six: Marching Arts Education Membership Day Five: Marching Step Guide Day Four: Drill … Read More

Gift Guide Day 8: FloMarching Subscription

If you need to catch up on previous days, you can do so here: Day Seven: Techniques of Marching Band Show Designing Day Six: Marching Arts Education Membership Day Five: Marching Step Guide Day Four: Drill Paper Day Three: Pose … Read More

Gift Guide Day 7: Techniques of Marching Band Show Designing

Lucky #7 belongs to Dan Ryder of Ryder Field Drills. If you need to catch up on previous days, you can do so here: Day Six: Marching Arts Education Membership Day Five: Marching Step Guide Day Four: Drill Paper Day … Read More

Gift Guide Day 6: Marching Arts Education Membership

Welcome back, shoppers! If you need to catch up on previous days, you can do so here: Day Five: Marching Step Guide Day Four: Drill Paper Day Three: Pose Book for Marching Bands Day Two: Pyware Clinic Day One: UDBapp … Read More

Gift Guide Day Five: Marching Step Guide

We’ve made it through the first week of our Gift Guide, which means a few things: A) We’re halfway there! B) Christmas is ever inching closer. How’s the shopping going? If you need to catch up on previous days, you … Read More

Gift Guide Day Four: Drill Paper

Never has there been a more appropriate time to #throwbackthursday than day four of our Gift Guide. If you need to catch up on previous days, you can do so here: Day Three: Pose Book for Marching BandsDay Two: Pyware … Read More

Gift Guide Day Three: Pose Book for Marching Bands

Trucking right along now into day three of our Gift Guide. If you need to catch up on previous days, you can do so here: Day Two: Pyware Clinic Day One: UDBapp For day three, let’s talk GE. Once the … Read More

Gift Guide Day Two: Pyware Clinic

Day two! For those that missed it, we suggested getting your band on the UDBapp for day one. Today, we’re making it all about us. Or at least your knowledge of us. So I guess still us? The point we’re … Read More

Gift Guide Day One: UDBapp

Christmas shopping is hard. People in our activity are weird unique. We can be difficult to shop for. We get it. That’s why we’ve taken the liberty of curating probably the best gift guide ever (read: 2018) for that marching … Read More

Frankendrill

41 designers. 3 movements. 1 show. It all started with an idea. A thought passing by. A dream, if you will. Take marching band music and design a show for it. Pretty standard stuff. Except the designer isn’t getting paid … Read More

My Take on World Class Finals

Before I begin…The Pyware team would like to send our congratulations to Santa Clara Vanguard and Michael Gaines for earning the title as the 2018 Drum Corps International World Champions! What an incredible honor and so exciting to witness! August … Read More

DCI North Texas Review

Holy “stick!” (pun intended) Thursday, July 19th was one heck of a hot day! The 110° temperature almost scorched my pale, pasty skin as I walked to the 2018 DCI North Texas show. The torrid heat even convinced the judging panel … Read More

Father’s Day 2018

Band Dads, we couldn’t have done it without you. You hauled the trailer to every game and competition. You built the props during your free time. You dropped us off early, and picked us up late. Thanks to all the … Read More