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Mallets & Music: A Guide to Four Mallet Marimba by Dr. Mark Boseman

Model # MMGFMM By: Mark Boseman
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  • Overview

    • Teaches Stevens Grip
    • 1st Half Focus on Technique
    • Easy-to-Understand Language
    • QR Codes Link to Detailed Videos
    • 2nd Half Contains Solos by Many Composers
    • Music by Burritt, Tyson, Trevino, and More
  • Item Details

    Mark Boseman's Mallets & Music: A Guide to Four Mallet Marimba helps students develop Stevens grip technique. It follows a content path similar to Leigh Howard Stevens's Method of Movement, but the information is presented much differently.

    The language is written in a style that is relatively easy for middle and high school students to grasp, kept succinct because of modern smartphone technology; QR codes are found throughout the book, which when scanned will lead to videos that explain every concept in greater detail.

    The book's opening chapter focuses solely on how to hold the mallets, leading into every stroke type with short, supplemental exercises to reinforce these ideas. Once the student makes it through these chapters, they are able to tackle the back half.

    The last half of the book contains short solos written by some of today's most prolific marimba composers (Michael Burritt, Ivan Trevino, Blake Tyson to name a few), each one focused around specific techniques. They've also written supplementary exercises to help students work on particular skills.

  • Specifications

    Name Mallets & Music: A Guide to Four Mallet Marimba by Dr. Mark Boseman
    Brand Mark Boseman
    Model # MMGFMM
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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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