For vibraphone & marimba. First printing. One movement work. Spiral bound score, 23 p. and parts.
A charming set of six intermediate level works. The musical style is unique in the marimba repertoire: Soviet influenced pictorialism with an Armenian flavored chromaticism. The languid melody of the first
This familiar work of Spanish composer Isaac Albeniz is best known to concert audiences in its guitar transcription. Rather than base his transcription on one of the many guitar editions, Stevens went back
This quintet is scored for field drum, four concert toms and splash splash cymbal; field drum and bass drum; field drum and cowbell; field drum and timbales; military bass drum and hi-hat. It is based on
Beads of Glass is a beautiful tapestry of tonal sounds for five-octave marimba. The work is about eight minutes long and provides the marimba player a chance to showcase the beautiful sounds
For marimba & drum set. First printing. One movement work. Dedicated to Woody Woodpecker, Marco Schirripa and Anthony DeBartolo. Spiral bound score, 23 p. and parts.
"Bicksa" is Hungarian for small, sharp knife. Thus, the character of the quartet is best described as sharp, aggressive, and articulate. Each of the four players has a refreshingly manageable
For two 5-octave marimbas. First printing. One movement work. Spiral bound score, 17 p. and parts.
Caritas is a three-movement piece that employs a traditional harmonic language throughout. The first movement, titled Mystic, employs rapid double lateral and sequential sticking patterns
A blues for solo marimba. Berg got the idea for this piece from the novels of Stieg Trenter, a Swedish journalist and crime novelist. Short and clever, this piece is a perfect addition to any recital
A much-needed resource of seven single-page etudes for the beginning 4-mallet player. By isolating stroke types and focusing on aspects of shifting and interval change, this collection makes developing
For solo marimba. First printing. One movement work. Score, 6 p.
For timpani, winds, brass & percussion. A concerto in one movement. First printing. Spiral bound, full score, 31 p.
The revival of interest in the music of George Hamilton Green can be credited almost completely to the scholarly efforts and xylophone artistry of Bob Becker and the world-famous percussion group, NEXUS.
Here is the arrangement of Dill Pickles Bob Becker made for the world-famous percussion group NEXUS. The accompaniments require four players performing on a minimum of two marimbas.
For percussion trio. First printing. One movement work. Spiral bound score, 10 p. and parts.
From the first NEXUS Ragtime album, Bill Cahn has established himself as a great arranger and performer of xylophone novelty music. This composition is arranged to be performed by a xylophone