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Coffee Break by Mark Ford and Ewelina Bernacka Ford

Model # E-MF-COF By: Innovative Percussion
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  • Overview

    • For 5 Percussionists
    • Fun for Everyone
    • Very Minimal Setup
    • Audience Will Love It
    • Difficulty: Medium +
    • Duration: 5:30
  • Item Details

    Coffee Break by Mark and Ewelina Bernacka Ford is a caffeine-fueled jam for 5 percussionists, and it's got one of the lightest equipment lists ever written for percussion: some cups, a table, and five chairs!

    Part theater and part music, this piece is designed for four males to play the first four parts and a female to play the last part - though you can totally reverse the genders around or dress somebody up as the opposite gender to add to the comedic effect.

    To pull Coffee Break off well, you'll need some talented performers who can play some complicated grooves and licks, all from memory. Oh, and they need to be good actors, too! Get the right people together and the audience will love it.

    From the composers: Music is everywhere and of course coffee has rhythm! After many visits to numerous coffee shops and improvising with cups, we decided to write a composition that brings fun, energy and theatre to the concert stage. Coffee Break is like Head Talk on caffeine!! Have fun! - Mark Ford and Ewelina Bernacka Ford


    • Player 1: Small (Short) Coffee Cup with Lid and Sleeve
    • Player 2: Medium (Tall) Coffee Cup with Lid and Sleeve
    • Player 3: Large (Grande) Coffee Cup with Lid and Sleeve
    • Player 4: Extra Large (Venti) Coffee Cup with Lid and Sleeve
    • Player 5: Medium (Tall) Frappucino Cup with Lid and Straw

    Difficulty: Medium +

    Duration: 5:30

  • Specifications

    Name Coffee Break by Mark Ford and Ewelina Bernacka Ford
    Brand Innovative Percussion
    Model # E-MF-COF
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    We ship from centrally-located Dallas, Texas. Howdy y'all!

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