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Six Invocations to the Svara Mandala by Walter Mays

Model # 03270 By: C. Alan Publications
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  • Overview

    • Difficulty: Medium +
    • Duration - 20:00
    • For 10 Players
    • Minimalist Sound
  • Item Details

    Six Invocations to the Svara Mandala, by Walter Mays, will strengthen your rhythmic abilities. Be prepared for upbeats, soloistic moments and lots of counting. This medium-difficult solo would be a great ensemble for an advanced group of high schoolers or college-aged students who are rhythmically intuitive (or are willing to work to be).

    Instrumentation:

    • Percussion 1:
      • 4.3-Octave Marimba, Vibraphone
      • Large Gong, Castanets (2), Crotale (A4)
    • Percussion 2:
      • Xylophone, Bowed Vibraphone
      • Small Gong, Large Gong, Bronze Camel Bells
    • Percussion 3:
      • Large Thundersheet, Temple Blocks (5)

    Duration - 20' 00"

    Difficulty - Medium +

From the composer:The 'Svara Mandala' is a rare kind of harp used in Indian classical music. It is usually played to the accompaniment of tablas. In this 6-movement piece, the 'Svara Mandala' is addressed as a deity, each invocation emphasizing a different sound producing medium (i.e. "Brass and Steel" and "Wood and Membranes").

  • Specifications

    Name Six Invocations to the Svara Mandala by Walter Mays
    Brand C. Alan Publications
    Model # 03270
    UPC Code [Error processing dynamic tag getCurrentAttribute('item', 'upccode') : record invtpart 87737 not found]
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  • Returns & Shipping

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