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Moon Chasers by Mark Ford

Model # S-MF-MOO By: Innovative Percussion
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  • Overview

    • Soaring Melodic Lines
    • Double Laterals & One-Handed Rolls
    • Soaring Melodic Lines
    • Difficulty: Advanced
    • Duration: 5:30
    • Requires 5.0 Octave Marimba
  • Item Details

    Moon Chasers by Mark Ford is a soaring work for solo marimba depicting two people that are in love but separated by a great distance - their only connection is the moon.

    Best suited for advanced performers, this solo features many themes and beautifully nuanced melodic lines. The soloist must have very technically strong four mallet technique with full control of double laterals and one-handed rolls.

    Difficulty: Advanced

    Duration: 5:30

    Requires 5.0 Octave Marimba

  • Specifications

    Name Moon Chasers by Mark Ford
    Brand Innovative Percussion
    Model # S-MF-MOO
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    Author/ComposerFord, Mark
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    State ListTexas (Grade 1)
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    Compatible With5.0 Octave Marimba (Low C2)
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    We ship from centrally-located Dallas, Texas. Howdy y'all!

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    • Student (9 yrs)
    • Pros

      • Each section is a beautful as the last
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      • 1 hand--> 2 hand roll transitions must be perfect , errors stick out immensly
    • 5
    • Beautiful piece, so much expression already in the piece and is fully open to so much more expressive interpretation.
    • August 15, 2017
    • by Ryan C
    • Highly recommend, one of my favorite pieces. The opening section is personally my favorite opening section of a marimba solo ever. The song fills every nook and cranny of any stage or performance area and is written melodically enough that even novice listeners can follow and appreciate the beauty and structure of the piece. you wont be disappointed