Trumpet solo with percussion ensemble:
SPANISH MEMOIRS (2004) for solo trumpet & percussion quartet by Howard J. Buss. Spicy, zesty Latin
rhythms are juxtaposed with soaring lyrical melodies influenced by
jazz. Percussion: Perc. 1: Vibes, snare drum,
conga drum, tambourine, and wood block; Perc.2: Marimba,
sand blocks, and claves; Perc.3: Marimba and guiro; Perc.
4: Marimba, bass drum, suspended cymbals, bongos, maracas and tam-tam. (10) Grade V.
be applauded by soloist, ensemble and audience alike. A melodious trumpet
part, an animated accompaniment featuring toe-tapping rhythms, some flashy
mallet playing, and the influences of the jazz and Latin idioms will go
a long way to ensure the success of this piece." - John R. Raush,
Percussive Notes - June 2005.
Recorded on the CD Spanish Memoirs by Diego Arias and Yu-Jung Chung et al (IBS Classical).
Sound samples: Excerpt 1.mp3, Excerpt 2.mp3, Excerpt 3.mp3, Excerpt 4.mp3
Music available from Cimarron Music Press
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Trumpet solo with percussion ensemble
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Howard J. Buss, Composer
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