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Modern Japanese Marimba Pieces 2 by Akira Miyoshi and Toshiya Sukegawe ed. Keiko Abe

Model # 544-00177 By: Ongaku No Tomo
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  • Overview

    • Conversation: Suite for Marimba
    • Five Pieces after Paul KLEE
    • Traditional Japanese Marimba Sounds
    • Difficulty: Medium +, Advanced +
    • 4.0 Octave Marimba Required
  • Item Details

    Modern Japanese Marimba Pieces 2 contains two solos - Conversation: Suite for Marimba by Akira Miyoshi and Five Pieces after Paul KLEE by Toshiya Sukegawe. Both of these pieces are written in the Japanese manner of writing in 'feelings' rather than clear melodies.

    Conversation: Suite for Marimba is moderately challenging (but not quite as demanding as many other Japanese marimba works) written in five distinct movements:

    • I. Tender Talk
    • II. So Nice It Was...Repeatedly
    • III. Lingering Chagrin
    • IV. Again the Hazy Answer!
    • V. A Lame Excuse

    Five Pieces after Paul KLEE is a highly advanced, very dramatic experimental solo with movements that are as different as can be. The first movement is played as fast as you can go, and a few of the other movements are written with very non-standard notation.

    • One Who Runs Swiftly
    • Cloud and Light
    • Winter Birds
    • In the Dim Light
    • Hot Points and Lines

    Difficulty: Medium + (Conversation), Advanced + (Five Pieces)

    4 Octave Marimba Required

  • Specifications

    Name Modern Japanese Marimba Pieces 2 by Akira Miyoshi and Toshiya Sukegawe ed. Keiko Abe
    Brand Ongaku No Tomo
    Model # 544-00177
    UPC Code [Error processing dynamic tag getCurrentAttribute('item', 'upccode') : record invtpart 118404 not found]
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    DifficultyAdvanced +, Medium +
    Number of Performers1
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    Author/ComposerMiyoshi, Akira""Sukegawe, Toshiya
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    State ListFlorida (Grade 6)
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    Compatible With4.0 Octave Marimba (Low C3), 4.3 Octave Marimba (Low A2), 4.5 Octave Marimba (Low F2), 4.6 Octave Marimba (Low E2), 5.0 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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