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Joaquin on Sunshine by Jim Casella

Model # TSPCE-42 By: Tapspace
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  • Overview

    • Difficulty: Advanced
    • Duration: 5:00
    • For 15-17 Players
    • Afro-Cuban Influence
    • Syncopation and Inner-Beat Rhythms
  • Item Details

    Joaquin on Sunshine is firstly a perfectly punned title, and second a fun and large percussion ensemble piece by Jim Casella. This work for 15-17 players has a fun Afro-Cuban flare and is densely scored with Latin rhythm section instruments for an authentic sound.

    Where we are used to typically hearing the 'strong' beats is rarely where the melodic and rhythmic emphasis occurs in this composition. This creates a great syncopated sound which requires great counting and ensemble listening on the part of every performer.


    • Player 1: Glockenspiel, Splash Cymbal, Finger Cymbals
    • Player 2: Xylophone, Crotales
    • Player 3: Chimes, Mark Tree, Triangle
    • Player 4: Vibraphone Sizzle Cymbal
    • Player 5: Vibraphone
    • Player 6: 4.3-Octave Marimba (possibly doubled), Suspended Cymbal, Sizzle Cymbal
    • Player 7: 4.5-Octave Marimba (possibly doubled)
    • Player 8: Four Timpani
    • Player 9: Piano
    • Player 10: Electric Bass Guitar
    • Player 11: Five Piece Drum Set with Ride Cymbal, Two Crash Cymbals, Hi Hat, Splash Cymbal, and China Cymbal
    • Player 12: Bongos, Guiro
    • Player 13: Two Congas, Cabasa, Djembe
    • Player 14: Two Timbales, Two Cowbells, Cymbal, and Concert Bass Drum
    • Player 15: Shekere, Suspended Cymbal, Tam Tam, Bell Tree

    Duration: 5:00

    Difficulty: Advanced

  • Specifications

    Name Joaquin on Sunshine by Jim Casella
    Brand Tapspace
    Model # TSPCE-42
    UPC Code [Error processing dynamic tag getCurrentAttribute('item', 'upccode') : record invtpart 89441 not found]
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    Number of Orchestra Bells1
    Number of Crotales1
    Number of Vibes2
    Number of Chimes1
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    Number of Marimbas2
    Number of Timpani Sets4
    Includes Rhythm SectionYes
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    Author/ComposerCasella, Jim
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    State ListIndiana (Group I), Texas (Grade 1)
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