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Price: Available on Request

Published: 22 June 2000

Duration: 28 minutes

Difficulty: Moderately Difficult - Difficult

ISBN: 9780193622432

Martin Butler

Concerto for Percussion

Conductor's score and parts on hire

Forces or Category: Solo percussion & chamber ensemble

Orchestration: solo perc, fl+picc, ob+ca, cl+bcl, asx, hn, tpt, tbn, 2 ensemble perc, pn, 2 vln, vla, vc, db (5 string), audience (opt) Solo percussion: tambourine, 2 maracasm, marimba (5-octave), 8 temple blocks, 5 wood blocks, 3 cencerros, crotales (chromatic between G6 and A7), vibraphone, tin cans, bongos, timbales. Ensemble percussion: Cabsa, large seed pod, wooden wind chimes, crash cymbals, marimba, glockenspiel, slapstick, anvil, cowbells (tuned, C4 to D#5 and C4 to C5), triangle, tambourine, tin cans, sleighbells, 2 maracas, BD, claves, log drum, large wood block, 4 tom toms. Audience: There is an optional role for the audience in the final movement (bb. 183-210 or so). If this part is to be included in a performance, the audience should bring (or have issued to them) any objects that make loud, 'shaking' sounds (e.g. a rattle, a can of dried peas).

for percussion solo and chamber emseble

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