Collapse is a challenging, programmatic work for marimba inspired by a dark, heartbreaking play titled Marybeth.
One of the staples in contemporary mallet literature.
Micheal Barnes' Distance is a moving, reflective piece centering around the separation and termination of relationships between people. The concept of the piece's namesake, distance, can be seen
Flawed Perfection was composed by Dustin Schulze to convey the idea that both beauty and angst, while contradictory, can often exist together. Schulze's compositional style includes aspects of
All the fun and excitement of this famous work. Two mallets, xylophone or marimba, piano accompaniment.
Gray is a challenging rondo that grew organically out of an improvisation session. It is designed to reflect the feelings of unsurety that accompany the gray areas in life, and can be an
Based around the eponymous book of the occult, Grimoire is an advanced vibraphone solo which provides a unique and dark atmosphere to a recital or concert.
As one of the most famous Christian hymns around the world, Chad Floyd transforms Jesus Loves Me into a beautiful new vibraphone arrangement that will be effective regardless of whether the
A collection of progressive solos for the intermediate to advanced player. Several of the solos are on state required lists.
Nyumbani is a gorgeous three movement work for solo marimba appropriate for a advanced high-school or college marimbist. Each movement is programmatic and meant to evoke 3 different sonic tableaus
As implied by the title, Portraits from a City Window explores four different scenes one may observe from such an angle. Morning Light represents the beauty of a sunrise over skyscrapers,
Loosely inspired by the Pablo Neruda poem Es la mañana elena, Silencio uses echo effects throughout and follows the arc and excitement of the poem. The pieces thrives on tension throughout,
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