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Original Rags (Joplin/Daniels) (Download)

arranged for percussion ensemble by Michael Huestis
Level: Medium
Duration: 3:25
Personnel: 5-6 players
Release Date: 2021
Product ID : TSPCE21-018DL
Price: $33.00
Item #: TSPCE21-018DL

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Description

With his arrangement of Original Rags, Michael Huestis pays homage to the great ragtime giant, Scott Joplin. This historic rag has been hailed as “a charming and auspicious beginning to the life work of the master ragtime composer” by historian Rudi Blesh.

Huestis’ arrangement is full of energy and spirit, featuring a xylophone soloist, marimba ensemble accompaniment, and an optional drumset with the added colors of cowbell and woodblock. This ragtime classic is sure to delight any audience and is perfect as a recital encore or percussion ensemble piece!

Use of this product is governed by the license terms outlined here.

Instrumentation

  • xylophone
  • 3 marimbas—(1) 4-octave, (1) low A, (1) 5-octave
  • optional: drumset (including splash cymbal, woodblock, and cowbell)

Description

With his arrangement of Original Rags, Michael Huestis pays homage to the great ragtime giant, Scott Joplin. This historic rag has been hailed as “a charming and auspicious beginning to the life work of the master ragtime composer” by historian Rudi Blesh.

Huestis’ arrangement is full of energy and spirit, featuring a xylophone soloist, marimba ensemble accompaniment, and an optional drumset with the added colors of cowbell and woodblock. This ragtime classic is sure to delight any audience and is perfect as a recital encore or percussion ensemble piece!

Use of this product is governed by the license terms outlined here.

Instrumentation

  • xylophone
  • 3 marimbas—(1) 4-octave, (1) low A, (1) 5-octave
  • optional: drumset (including splash cymbal, woodblock, and cowbell)


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