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Pure Imagination (Bricusse/Newley)

from "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory" - arranged for solo marimba by Alex Stopa
Level: Advanced
Duration: 3:20
State Lists: Texas | Missouri | Florida | Indiana
Release Date: 2012
Delivery Method: Physical
Product ID : TSPCS-33
Price: $23.00
Item #: TSPCS-33

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Live performance by Alex Stopa.


Description

As Gene Wilder sings in the film, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, “Come with me, and you’ll be, in a world of pure imagination.” Alex Stopa does exactly that in his clever, jazzy marimba arrangement of this timeless classic. This arrangement requires a high level of sensitivity and technical skill as it blends the whimsy of the original melody with a hint of nostalgia, surprising the listener with unexpected harmonic turns.

Instrumentation

  • Marimba—low C

Description

As Gene Wilder sings in the film, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, “Come with me, and you’ll be, in a world of pure imagination.” Alex Stopa does exactly that in his clever, jazzy marimba arrangement of this timeless classic. This arrangement requires a high level of sensitivity and technical skill as it blends the whimsy of the original melody with a hint of nostalgia, surprising the listener with unexpected harmonic turns.

Instrumentation

  • Marimba—low C


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