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Cores Norte/Sul by Ricardo Souza

Model # 00039 By: OU Percussion Press
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  • Overview

    • For 13 Percussionists
    • Extended Techniques to Create Ethereal Sound
    • Rhythmic Ostinati in Keyboard Parts
    • Percussion Parts Lay Down a Driving Groove
    • Difficulty: Advanced +
    • Duration: 11:00 Minutes
  • Item Details

    Cores Norte/Sul by Ricardo Souza, is a composition for percussion ensemble that works to depict the different rhythms, instrumental combinations, and timbres of North and South America.

    This piece is broken up into two movements that are played back to back with no break. Movement one uses extended techniques throughout the ensemble in order to create an ethereal atmosphere that creates a swirling sound with no real sense of tempo/time.

    Movement two is quite the opposite and features a rhythmic ostinato in the keyboards that works with the driving groove in the percussion parts.

    This is an incredibly fun piece that is also quite challenging to achieve the extended techniques and advanced technical elements, making it best suited for a collegiate level ensemble. With a full tapestry of sounds, this piece is a guaranteed hit with all audiences.


    • Player 1:
      • Crotales
      • Sleigh Bells
      • Lion's Roar
      • Sandpaper
      • Whistle
    • Player 2: Glockenspiel, Two Woodblocks
    • Player 3: Xylophone, Ratchet
    • Player 4:
      • Chimes
      • Spring Coil
      • Triangle
      • Mark Tree
      • Slapstick
      • Guiro
      • Suspended Cymbal
      • Bass Drum
    • Player 5: Vibraphone, Ratchet
    • Player 6: Vibraphone, China Cymbal
    • Player 7: 4.3 Octave Marimba
    • Player 8: 5 Octave Marimba
    • Player 9: 5 Octave Marimba
    • Player 10: 5 Octave Marimba
    • Player 11: Timpani (4)
    • Player 12:
      • China Cymbal
      • Triangle
      • Suspended Cymbal
      • Tam Tam
      • Bell Tree
      • Two Woodblocks
      • Sizzle Cymbal
      • Bongos
      • Cowbell w/ foot pedal
      • Caxixi
      • Conga
      • High Cowbell
    • Player 13:
      • Flexatone
      • Lion's Roar
      • Concert Bass Drum
      • Two Glass Bottles
      • Water Gong
      • Finger Cymbals
      • Key Chimes
      • Guiro
      • Floor Tom
      • Repinique
      • Hi Hat
      • Pedal Bass Drum
      • Splash Cymbal
      • Tam Tam
      • Suspended Cymbal

    Duration: 11:00

    Difficulty: Advanced +

  • Specifications

    Name Cores Norte/Sul by Ricardo Souza
    Brand OU Percussion Press
    Model # 00039
    UPC Code [Error processing dynamic tag getCurrentAttribute('item', 'upccode') : record invtpart 115466 not found]
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    Number of Orchestra Bells1
    Number of Crotales
    Number of Vibes2
    Number of Chimes1
    Number of Pans
    Number of Xylophones1
    Number of Marimbas4
    Number of Timpani Sets4
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    DifficultyAdvanced +
    Number of Performers13
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    Author/ComposerSouza, Ricardo
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