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Chopsticks by Charles Owen arr. Ralph Hicks

Model # TSPCE-96 By: Tapspace
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  • Overview

    • For Solo Xylophone & 8 Percussion
    • Not-So-Traditional Arrangement
    • Plenty of Room for Comedy
    • Lighthearted and Fun
    • Difficulty: Medium
    • Duration: 4:00
  • Item Details

    We've all heard Charles Owen's Chopsticks plunked out on a piano, but this version ups the ante considerably! Taking this rag back to its roots, Ralph Hicks has arranged it for solo xylophone with percussion ensemble (or optional marimba band) to give it new life!

    This rag begins in traditional style, but it quickly leaves the 1920's behind to take you through a waltz, a rhumba, a tango, and even underneath Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2!

    There's plenty of room for antics and moments of comedy, making this a welcome addition to any percussion concert with late high school/early college students.


    • Player 1: Xylophone
    • Player 2: 4.3-Octave Marimba (Shared)
    • Player 3: 4.3-Octave Marimba (Shared)
    • Player 4: 4.5-Octave Marimba (Shared)
    • Player 5: 4.5-Octave Marimba (Shared)
    • Player 6: Tambourine, Castanets, Wood Block, Triangle, Maracas
    • Player 7: Snare Drum, Crash Cymbals, Hi Hats
    • Player 8: Bass Drum
    • Player 9: Timpani (4)

    Difficulty: Medium

    Duration: 4:00

  • Specifications

    Name Chopsticks by Charles Owen arr. Ralph Hicks
    Brand Tapspace
    Model # TSPCE-96
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    Author/ComposerOwen, Charles
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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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