SOUNDS FROM BELOW THE MOUNTAIN (for mar. and guitar) (in PDF)

Opus #43

For duo Marimba and Guitar. Easy/Intermediate level duo based on Japanese traditional song “Yoimachigusa” by Tadasuke Ohno. Brazilian and Jazz influenced as well.

Level: Intermediate

Setup: Marimba (5-octave) and Guitar

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Program Note

Dedicated to Fumie and Takahiro Yamashita The piece is based on “Yoimachigusa” by Tadasuke Ohno but I added two other themes to complete the musical idea and to give a final unity to the work. The first original theme is very lyrical and has the soul of a sad Brazilian ballad, and the second theme makes the piece move forward in the swing/jazz style. Since I was born in Brazil and now I live in the USA, and since the Yamashita’s are from Japan, this duo piece carries influence of those 3 countries. Composed in Miami on April 2008, and premiered by Fumie and Takahiro Yamashita in Tokyo.

SOUNDS FROM BELOW THE MOUNTAIN (for mar. and guitar) (in PDF)

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