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Recitative and Scherzo by Stanley Leonard

Model # 08680 By: C. Alan Publications
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  • Overview

    • Solo Timpani Feature
    • 5 Percussionists
    • Difficulty: Medium +
    • Reminiscent of a Franz Liszt Composition
    • Lots of Dynamic Variety
    • Interesting Dialogue Between Soloist and Percussionists
  • Item Details

    Recitative and Scherzo by Stanley Leonard is an ensemble featuring a timpani soloist and 5 percussionists. It begins with a short timpani solo and then meshes into an interesting dialogue between the soloist and percussionists.

    Then, a rhythmic fragment containing five beats is brought into the mix - the tension between three beats and two beats is heard in the Recitative section. Then the timpani comes to the rescue to resolve the tension in two descending chromatic statements (which are reversed in the opening Scherzo).

    The Scherzo section is exciting and dance-like, moving pulses from five to six and sounds a whole lot like a Franz Liszt piece (bonus points if you're hearing a Liszt piece in your head right now!). This piece would be a fun addition to your upcoming percussion concert!

    Difficulty: Medium


    • Solo Timpani (5)
    • Percussion 1: Large Maracas, Xylophone, Snare Drum, Temple Blocks (4), Crotales (2 Octaves), Guiro, Bell Tree
    • Percussion 2: Bells, Claves
    • Percussion 3: Xylophone, Vibraphone, Large Cow Bell
    • Percussion 4: Chimes, Gong, Vibraslap
    • Percussion 5: Bass Drum, Suspended Cymbal, 4.3-Octave Marimba

  • Specifications

    Name Recitative and Scherzo by Stanley Leonard
    Brand C. Alan Publications
    Model # 08680
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    Author/ComposerLeonard, Stanley
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  • Returns & Shipping


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    We ship from centrally-located Dallas, Texas. Howdy y'all!

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