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La Cathedrale Engloutie by Debussy arr. Gene Fambrough

Model # E-GF-CAT By: Innovative Percussion
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  • Overview

    • Very Delicate
    • Nuanced Parts
    • Interesting Percussive Colors
  • Item Details

    An arrangement of Claude Debussy's famous piano prelude, this beautiful work requires players with a great sense of nuance and musicality. Fambrough uses many uncommon methods in the piece to create certain delicate sounds.

    From the composer: "This piece is based on an ancient Breton myth in which a cathedral, submerged underwater off the coast of the Island of Ys, rises up from the sea on clear mornings when the water is transparent. Sounds can be heard of priests chanting, bells chiming, and the organ playing, from across the sea until its eventual return underwater. This arrangement intends to expand on the original piano music through the use of metallic percussion instruments and the implements being used to strike them. Of note - sizzle cymbal and suspended cymbal played with brushes at measure 7, chime rolled with soft yarn mallet along with bowed vibes and crotale at measure 68, and all metal keyboards playing with soft mallets at measure 76. Marimbas should strive for a smooth, organ-like texture in all rolled sections."
  • Specifications

    Name La Cathedrale Engloutie by Debussy arr. Gene Fambrough
    Brand Innovative Percussion
    Model # E-GF-CAT
    UPC Code [Error processing dynamic tag getCurrentAttribute('item', 'upccode') : record invtpart 83664 not found]
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    Number of Orchestra Bells1
    Number of Crotales1
    Number of Vibes2
    Number of Chimes1
    Number of Pans
    Number of Xylophones
    Number of Marimbas4
    Number of Timpani Sets1
    Includes Rhythm SectionNo
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    DifficultyAdvanced, Advanced +, Medium +
    Number of Performers12
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    Author/ComposerDebussy, Claude
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    State List!None!
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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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