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Undercurrents by Mario Gaetano

Model # E-MG-UND By: Innovative Percussion
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  • Overview

    • Difficulty: Advanced
    • Seven Performers with Multi Setups
    • Setups Incorporate Pitched and Non-Pitched Instruments
    • Series of Canons Link Rhythmically and Melodically
    • Several Cadenzas, Solo Sections, and Improv Sections
  • Item Details

    Undercurrents by Mario Gaetano features seven performers all with multi-percussion setups incorporating pitched and non-pitched instruments.

    This piece is made up of a series of canons that are all connected to one another either rhythmically or melodically with the overall contrapuntal aspects of the work always clear to the audience. This contrapuntal nature of the piece is important because it develops the background motivic material, or 'undercurrents'.

    In addition to the canons, Undercurrents features various several cadenzas, solo sections, and even ad lib sections that are open for individual improvisation. The ending brings back different rhythmic motives from throughout the piece and staggers them with the entrances of each performer until the big unison ending.

    Instrumentation: Four Marimbas, Chimes, Xylophone, Vibraphone, Glockenspiel, Crotales, Four Timpani, Three Triangles, Bongos, Two Suspended Cymbals, Snare Drum, Three Woodblocks (low, medium, high), Three Brake Drums (low, medium, high), Timbales, Four Toms, Claves, Large Gong, Field Drum, Cowbell, Large Brake Drum, Bass Drum, High Woodblock

    Difficulty: Advanced

  • Specifications

    Name Undercurrents by Mario Gaetano
    Brand Innovative Percussion
    Model # E-MG-UND
    UPC Code [Error processing dynamic tag getCurrentAttribute('item', 'upccode') : record invtpart 88993 not found]
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    Number of Orchestra Bells1
    Number of Crotales1
    Number of Vibes1
    Number of Chimes1
    Number of Pans
    Number of Xylophones1
    Number of Marimbas4
    Number of Timpani Sets4
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    Number of Mallets7
    Number of Performers7
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    Author/ComposerGaetano, Mario
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    State ListIndiana (Group I), Texas (Grade 2), Florida (Grade 4)
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  • Returns & Shipping


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    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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