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Puzzle Pieces by Josh Gottry

Model # 17610 By: C. Alan Publications
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  • Overview

    • For 2 - 20+ Young Percussionists
    • Music Written in Puzzle Piece Chunks
    • Exposure to Minimalism
    • Non-Traditional Notation
    • Difficulty: Easy +
    • Duration: 2:30 to 3:00
  • Item Details

    Puzzle Pieces by Josh Gottry is a totally unique ensemble for 2-20+ young percussionists. This piece will probably be your students' first introduction to minimalism, and certainly the first time they've seen non-traditional notation!

    Gottry supplies these rules:

    • Any number of pitched or non-pitched percussion instruments may be used by any number of players.
    • Performers playing pitched instruments read the left-facing page of the score.
    • Performers playing non-pitched instruments read the right-facing page of the score.
    • Pitched instrument parts may be played in any octave.

    All of the music is written in one-measure chunks, split up on the page into 'puzzle pieces'. Students individually enter playing one of their corner pieces, eventually moving on to edge pieces, middle pieces, detail pieces, and the final piece. They can choose to rest for measures, moving to the next piece whenever they want.

    Each performance of this short ensemble will be completely different, and students can play on whatever instruments are available!

    Difficulty: Easy +

    Duration: About 2:30 - 3:00

    Instrumentation: Any keyboard percussion instruments, any non-pitched percussion instruments.

  • Specifications

    Name Puzzle Pieces by Josh Gottry
    Brand C. Alan Publications
    Model # 17610
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  • Returns & Shipping


    Because of copyright issues, we cannot accept returns on sheet music, books, audio CDs, and DVDs. Thanks for your understanding. Official Return Policy


    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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