A unique incorporation of Brazilian dance rhythms into a work designed to emulate Bartok's music for a composition class. A truly one of a kind marimba solo. Don't miss out.
Genre: Marimba (4-mallet) | # of Players: 1 Level: Medium Difficult | Duration: 3:10
Instrumentation Marimba (5-octave)
Program Notes Remembering Belém is a student composition I wrote in Columbia, MO in 1994. At the time, we were studying Béla Bartók’s music in composition class, so I decided to incorporate Brazilian dance rhythms along with the required assignment to compose an arch-form piece.