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Diptych No. 2 by Gordon Stout

Model # 00003 By: OU Percussion Press
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  • Overview

    • For 9 Percussionists
    • Fast and Rhythmic First Movement
    • Slow and Lyrical Second Movement
    • Rhythmic Ideas Taken from Snare Etudes
    • Difficulty: Advanced
    • Duration: 8:30 Minutes
  • Item Details

    Diptych No. 2 is was written in 1979 and at them time was only Gordon Stout's second percussion ensemble composition.

    This piece features a solo marimba and eight percussionists. The first movement is fast and incredibly rhythmic with a conversation of rhythms going back and forth between the solo marimba and percussion ensemble (with emphasis on the snare drum part). The movement goes on to merge the two sides together is various unison rhythms until the solo marimba eventually emerges as the melodic leader.

    The second movement follows the typical musical plan is much slower and much more lyrical, giving the soloist the opportunity to really perform.

    To perform this excellent ensemble requires an experienced soloist and eight trained percussionists that can blend the sound with one another while keeping the overall balance under the solo marimba. Diptych No. 2 is an exciting work and an excellent addition to any collegiate percussion ensemble concert.


    • Player 1: 5 Octave Marimba
    • Player 2: Bells, Temple Blocks
    • Player 3: Chimes
    • Player 4: Vibraphone
    • Player 5: Timpani (4)
    • Player 6: Triangle, Three Graduated Suspended Cymbals
    • Player 7: Piccolo Snare Drum
    • Player 8: Two Low Tom Toms, Bass Drum

    Duration: 8:30

    Difficulty: Advanced

  • Specifications

    Name Diptych No. 2 by Gordon Stout
    Brand OU Percussion Press
    Model # 00003
    UPC Code [Error processing dynamic tag getCurrentAttribute('item', 'upccode') : record invtpart 115435 not found]
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