Sharper Video Productions Inc.
for over 40 years, had been a
producer and distributor of a
variety of music instruction,
school band, and music
education topics on video. Master Teacher DVDs is their brand name
Larry McCormick, President of Sharper Video has a long history of serving the world of bands and music education. Is an honored Hall of Fame member to both the Bands of America and Drum Corps International organizations.
In 1975 he created and founded of the
Bands of America organization. Previously, he was the sole owner of McCormick's Enterprises Inc., but in 1984 sold all of his interests to his key employee.
McCormick's start was as music director in public schools. He became a respected authority and author on percussion, adjudicator, and is known as an innovator of products and services for the band world. Mr. McCormick's expertise in the field of school bands spans over fifty years. He began his video career back in the 60's when he followed his interest in producing the first "How To" instructional videos for bands.
Since 1984 Mr. McCormick has devoted all of his energies into producing, creating, and distributing Master Teacher Videos. These programs are held to be the finest video instructional programs in the world, covering instrumental music instruction, band education, and the support of bands in our schools. The Sharper Video catalog now includes literally hundreds of programs to aid school music teachers in their work with young people.