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Meanwhile in a Parallel Universe by Jim Casella

Model # TSPCE-62 By: Tapspace
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  • Overview

    • Marimba Solo/Percussion Ensemble
    • Frenzied and Energetic
    • Groovy and Audience Friendly
    • Difficulty: Advanced
    • Duration: 8:40
    • Score & Data CD Included
  • Item Details

    Meanwhile in a Parallel Universe for solo marimba and percussion ensemble is an energetic, exciting ride for the players and the audience. The marimba solo part is very virtuosic, and the ensemble itself is audience-friendly and groove-based, much like Casella's other works.

    The soloist part is for an advanced marimbist - they'll need to feel completely comfortable with triple laterals, independent rolls, fast and wide runs, and of course ensemble awareness. The ensemble parts are still challenging, requiring accomplished percussionists.

    This piece could serve very well to highlight a particular player during a percussion ensemble concert - an advanced high school ensemble with a professional soloist, or college-level students, for example.

    This piece includes the full, bound score and a data CD containing individual parts (for printing) and an mp3 recording.

    Difficulty: Advanced

    Duration: 8:40


    • Player 1 (Soloist): 5-Octave Marimba
    • Player 2: 4.5-Octave Marimba
    • Player 3: 4.6-Octave Marimba
    • Player 4: Xylophone, Bells, Crotales
    • Player 5: Vibraphone, China Cymbal
    • Player 6: Vibraphone, Suspended Cymbal, Chimes
    • Player 7: Timpani (4), Suspended Cymbal
    • Player 8: Percussion 1
      • Snare Drum, Bongos, Toms (4)
      • Log Drum, Temple Blocks, Cowbell, Wind Chimes
      • Opera Gong, Suspended Cymbal, Splash Cymbal
    • Player 9: Percussion 2
      • Congas (2), Concert Bass Drum with Cymbal Attachment
      • Brake Drum, Triangle, Wood Block, Bell Tree, Cabasa
      • Hi Hats, Sizzle Cymbal, Suspended Cymbal, Zil-Bell, Gong

    From the composer: Meanwhile in a Parallel Universe is based on the idea that our brief time on this earth can have any number of outcomes depending on the relationships we build, how present we are, and the decisions we make. As our stories evolve, infinite possibilities are created. The result is an adventure filled with both uncertainty and wonder. - Jim Casella

  • Specifications

    Name Meanwhile in a Parallel Universe by Jim Casella
    Brand Tapspace
    Model # TSPCE-62
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  • 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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