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Water by Alejandro Vinao (Parts)

Model # WP By: Vinao Publications
    • $152.95 each
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  • Overview

    • 5 Percussion and Piano
    • Three Varied Movements
    • Deeply Artistic and Challenging
    • Difficulty: Advanced +
    • Duration: 25:10 Total
    • Requires Two 5.0 Octave Marimbas
  • Item Details

    This product contains individual parts. The fully-bound score is sold separately.

    Alejandro Vinao's Water is a substantial piece of music for five percussionists and piano, aurally depicting different aspects of water through three movements. Every part is rhythmically complex and technically demanding, requiring advanced players (including a highly skilled pianist).

    The first movement, Edge of a Tide, is written to emulate incoming and outgoing waves of sound through many ear-bending metric modulations. Expect time signatures like 25/16.

    The second movement, Through the wild Rain, is simpler in scope with a transforming theme that turns into a slow Latin-American dance.

    The final movement, Todos los rios El rio, features one of Vinao's favorite compositional traits: multiple melodies and phrases that often seem totally unrelated to each other, eventually coalescing towards one point.

    This piece is certain to become one of those works that musicians hope one day to get the chance to play.

    Difficulty: Advanced +

    Duration: 25:10 Total (I - 9:30, II - 7: 40, III - 8:00)


    • Two 5.0 Octave Marimbas
    • Xylophones (2), Vibraphones (2), Bells (2)
  • Specifications

    Name Water by Alejandro Vinao (Parts)
    Brand Vinao Publications
    Model # WP
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  • Returns & Shipping


    Because of copyright issues, we cannot accept returns on sheet music, books, audio CDs, and DVDs. Thanks for your understanding. Official Return Policy


    Every single order that goes out the door has a tracking number that will be emailed to you, and all of it is completely insured. Everything is carefully packed by hand - we know just how delicate this stuff can be, and how important it is to you.

    We ship from centrally-located Dallas, Texas. Howdy y'all!

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