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Composer Spotlight: DAVE HALL


Composer, percussionist & educator Dave Hall has quickly amassed an impressive catalog of works for solo marimba, percussion duet, and percussion ensemble (from 3 players up to 13). He has a unique, instantly recognizable sound in his compositions that grabs the audience and performers immediately. You can always expect inventive sound combinations in his scoring and techniques that stretch what we thought was possible. Spend some time and check out a variety of his music below.

Skylight | percussion duet | ca. 9:00

Escape Velocity | percussion quartet | ca. 4:40

Tilted Spheres | percussion quintet | ca. 6:30

Surfacing | percussion ensemble 12 + piano | ca. 7:20

Composer Spotlight: Bruce Tippette

We are thrilled to welcome Bruce Tippette to the C. Alan Publications catalog. Bruce is a composer, pianist, and educator whose compositions for both choral & instrumental ensembles have been performed across the United States. In addition to his concert works, Tippette has composed original compositions for choreographers, film, and has co-composed music for a children's musical. Please take [...]

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Composer Spotlight: Joshua V. Hinkel

We are thrilled to welcome  Joshua Hinkel to the C. Alan Publications catalog. Josh serves as the Associate Director of Bands at River Bluff High School in Lexington, South Carolina. Ensembles under his direction have received superior ratings at festivals as well as numerous regional, state and circuit championships. His works for concert band are infused with maturity [...]

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