Prelude and Blues

Opus #21

A charming and entertaining work in two sections, suitable for any kind of concert. According to Percussive Notes Magazine it is “A superb recital composition […] in which Rosauro successfully explores the Jazz idiom.”

Level: Intermediate

Duration: 6’30”

Setup: Solo Vibraphone, 4 mallets

Available in: Hard copy

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Program Note

I wrote this piece in 1991 when I was a DMA student at the University of Miami with the purpose of developing a piece in the jazz idiom and to use melodic minor scales applied to Lydian dominant and altered dominant chords.

Prelude and Blues


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