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Boboland by Kevin Bobo

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  • Overview

    • Marimba Solo + 4 Percussionists
    • Extremely Active Solo Part
    • Lots of Sound Effects & Quirky Moments
    • Difficulty: Advanced
    • Duration: 12:00
    • Requires 5.0 Octave Marimba
  • Item Details

    Boboland by acclaimed percussionist Kevin Bobo is a virtuosic work for solo marimba and percussion ensemble. This piece is very theatric, calling on the ensemble to provide a dense collection of sounds from standard instruments and other noisemakers.

    The marimba soloist needs to be incredibly proficient both technically and musically, leading the ensemble with nearly non-stop notes in Bobo's characteristically permutational manner.

    Boboland will be a crowd favorite in any percussion ensemble concert, and the performers will really enjoy working up the music. There are plenty of laughter-inducing moments.


    • Player 1 (Soloist): 5.0 Octave Marimba
    • Player 2:
      • Vibraphone, Suspended Cymbal
      • Large Opera Gong, Earth Plates (2)
      • Slapstick, Pop Gun
    • Player 3:
      • Glockenspiel, Snare Drum
      • Medium Opera Gong, Ice Bells (2)
      • Duck Call, Train Whistle
      • "Boing", Bag of Junk
    • Player 4:
      • Marimba, Glockenspiel
      • Tambourine, 12" Tom
      • Small Conga, Bird Whistle
    • Player 5:
      • Marimba, Bass Drum
      • Triangle, Tambourine
      • Congas (2), Temple Blocks
      • Splash Cymbals (2), Suspended Cymbals (2)
      • Flexatone, Ratchet
      • Sandpaper Blocks, Slide Whistle
      • Harmonica

    Difficulty: Advanced

    Duration: 12:00

  • Specifications

    Name Boboland by Kevin Bobo
    Brand Keyboard Percussion Publications (KPP)
    Model # BOBO-BO
    UPC Code [Error processing dynamic tag getCurrentAttribute('item', 'upccode') : record invtpart 126688 not found]
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    Number of Orchestra Bells2
    Number of Crotales
    Number of Vibes1
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    Number of Marimbas2
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    Author/ComposerBobo, Kevin
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    Compatible With5.0 Octave Marimba (Low C2)
  • Returns & Shipping


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    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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