For xylophone, marimba & piano. This piece, written by Leroy Anderson in 1947, was commissioned by Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops Orchestra. Written in a classic song-and-trio form, it is based on the childhood nursery song "Three Blind Mice." Arranged for solo xylophone or marimba with piano accompaniment, this is an excellent alternative to the numerous xylophone rags or other grade 4 solos on state solo and ensemble lists.
Category: Keyboard Percussion Collections - Solo w/Pian Item: 095674 Grade: Price: $8.99 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Presents 21 duets for marimba or xylophone, drawn from the keyboard music of Johann Sebastian Bach, and arranged by Roger Faulmann, Director of Percussion at Illinois State University. These duets are playable either by two performers on two separate instruments, or two performers on one instrument. Although written for the standard four-octave keyboard, optional notes are included, where musically effective or desirable, for the extended range marimba. - the publisher (contents & sample pag...
Contains: Minuet in G; A Mighty Fortress Is Our God (3 mallets); Air for the G String; Chorale - Kom Susser Tod (4 mallets); Presto, from Sonata in G Minor; Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (4 mallets); First Movement, from Concerto in A Minor for Violin; Fugue, from Sonata in A Minor (4 mallets); Toccata, from Toccata & Fugue in D Minor; (4 mallets); First Movement, from Brandenberg Concerto No. 2. (sample pages)
While numerous transcriptions have been made for keyboard, strings, chamber ensembles and even full orchestra, this publication edited by world-renowned marimba artist, Mika Stoltzman, is the first-ever version written for solo marimba. - the publisher
Category: Keyboard Percussion Solos Item: 130817 Grade: Advanced Price: $9.95 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) is widely regarded as one of the greatest composers of the Baroque era of Western classical music. His music, full of rich harmonic language and melodic genius, has endured the course of time and has been transcribed andarranged for all types of instruments and instrumental combinations. His music translates well on the marimba and is frequently used for recital and audition repertoire. The music in this collection includes many of Bach's best-known works transc...
20th Century. American composer. Composed in the summer of 1984, Yorkshire Ballad was premiered at the Kansas Bandmasters Association Convention by Claude T. Smith and the Kansan Intercollegiate Band. Since its publication, it has become one of the composer's most popular works, and has been arranged for a variety of ensembles. The composer writes "I composed this little piece so that younger players would have the opportunity to play a piece that is more or less in the style of (Grainger's) Iris...
From Dave Samuels' solo album Natural Selection. The Red Shoes, composed by Jeff Beal, was originally commissioned by the Penfield Music Commission Project. The recording contains both a full version with Samuels' soloing and a play-along version for rehearsal. Jeff Beal arranged and performs the accompaniment. - the publisher
Category: Keyboard Percussion Solos Item: 019541 Grade: Price: $19.95 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
Sixty Fab Four favorites for bells/glockenspiel are included in this collection: Across The Universe; All My Loving; All You Need Is Love; And I Love Her; Back In The U.S.S.R.; Blackbird; Can't Buy Me Love; Carry That Weight; Come Together; Day Tripper; Do You Want To Know A Secret?; Eight Days A Week; Eleanor Rigby; The Fool On The Hill; From Me To You; Get Back; Girl; Golden Slumbers; Good Day Sunshine; Got To Get You Into My Life; A Hard Day's Night; Hello, Goodbye; Help!; Here Comes The Sun; ...
A great collection of 15 Beatles songs arranged for marimba, including: And I Love Her; Blackbird; Day Tripper; Eleanor Rigby; Here Comes the Sun; Hey Jude; I Feel Fine; I'll Follow the Sun; In My Life; Lady Madonna; Let It Be; Michelle; Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown); Strawberry Fields Forever; Yesterday.
Category: Keyboard Percussion Composer Folios Item: 103472 Grade: Price: $16.99 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
A great collection of 5 Beatles songs arranged for vibraphone, including: And I Love Her Blackbird Day Tripper Eleanor Rigby Here Comes the Sun Hey Jude I Feel Fine I'll Follow the Sun In My Life Lady Madonna Let It Be Michelle Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) Strawberry Fields Forever Yesterday.
Category: Keyboard Percussion Collections - Unaccomp Item: 100282 Grade: Price: $16.99 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
Five original solos with piano accompaniment by a multi-faceted composer/performer and historically significant mallet soloist. This set includes program notes and a composer biography. These five pieces - Mallets Ala Zurke; Rag Doll Rag; Temptation Revamp; Waltz in Ragtime; and Joplin on Wood - are fun to play, fun to listen to, and will surely add to any concert or recital program, as well as repertoire for solo performances of any nature. Includes a CD recording of Harry Breuer playing each pi...
This collection features Harry Breuer's greatest mallet solos. The solos and piano accompaniments have been totally re-engraved and printed on high quality paper. Solos include: Back Talk * Bit O' Rhythm * Happy Hammers * On the Woodpile * Powder Puff * Encore-Elise * The 1908 Rag.
Category: Keyboard Percussion Composer Folios Item: 120885 Grade: Intermediate Price: $12.99 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
"Of Dances" was composed to introduce the most common four-mallet marimba techniques, in a "harmonically friendly" atmosphere. It is loosely based on common dance rhythms. The piece has been divided into many parts. These parts may be deleted or repeated as suits the performer's needs. - the publisher
Category: Keyboard Percussion Solos Item: 048545 Grade: Price: $9.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
A short, yet solemn work. This piece offers a perfect opportunity for the player to experiment with tone color and rubato while showing-off the resonance of the instrument. Requires a 5.0 octave marimba. -the publisher
Category: Keyboard Percussion Solos Item: 120872 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $10.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
20th Century (1986). These colorful musical scenes from the city are excellent study and recital pieces. Each movement is given a title which depicts an occurrence which the composer experienced one day in 1982 during a visit to New York City. --the publisher
Category: Keyboard Percussion Solos Item: 073766 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $4.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours