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Gymnopédie No. 1 (Satie) (Download)

for solo vibraphone
Level: Medium
Duration: 3:30
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Release Date: 2010
Delivery Method: Direct Download
Product ID : TSPCS-22DL
Price: $14.00
Item #: TSPCS-22DL

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All sounds used in this recording were generated from Virtual Drumline software also by Tapspace.


Description

Gymnopédie No. 1 is a vibraphone arrangement of one of Satie's most treasured works for piano. The arrangement adheres to the original rather closely, although the key has been changed from D to F to better accommodate the range of a standard vibraphone. It's also a deceptively tricky study in mallet dampening and requires sensitivity and precision in order to bring out the melody with clear presence over the harmony.

 

Instrumentation

  • Vibraphone

Description

Gymnopédie No. 1 is a vibraphone arrangement of one of Satie's most treasured works for piano. The arrangement adheres to the original rather closely, although the key has been changed from D to F to better accommodate the range of a standard vibraphone. It's also a deceptively tricky study in mallet dampening and requires sensitivity and precision in order to bring out the melody with clear presence over the harmony.

 

Instrumentation

  • Vibraphone


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