The CaminoThe Camino
Click to enlarge

Purchase

The Camino

for solo marimba
Level: Medium
Duration: 3:35
State Lists: Indiana
Release Date: 2017
Delivery Method: Physical
Product ID : TSPCS17-009
Price: $15.00
Item #: TSPCS17-009

Formats Available:



Description

Written to depict the Camino de Santiago, a 600-mile pilgrimage on foot through western Europe, The Camino by Michael Charles Smith is an intermediate marimba solo that captures the wistful nature of this amazing journey. Perpetuated by a relentless 16-note motive in 7/8 time, the piece requires an evenness in touch and tone from the performer so the melody speaks clearly without interrupting the underlying 16th-notes. This is a great piece for any developing performer looking to expand on their 4-mallet technique.

This piece ships in a printed, professionally bound folio with a full color cover.

Instrumentation

Marimba—low A

Description

Written to depict the Camino de Santiago, a 600-mile pilgrimage on foot through western Europe, The Camino by Michael Charles Smith is an intermediate marimba solo that captures the wistful nature of this amazing journey. Perpetuated by a relentless 16-note motive in 7/8 time, the piece requires an evenness in touch and tone from the performer so the melody speaks clearly without interrupting the underlying 16th-notes. This is a great piece for any developing performer looking to expand on their 4-mallet technique.

This piece ships in a printed, professionally bound folio with a full color cover.

Instrumentation

Marimba—low A



You may also like...

This is a marimba transcription of a very popular piece by Leo Brouwer. This arrangement captures the heart of the original work through the marimba’s expressive range.
Duration: 5:00 | Level: Medium
$15.00
Alex Stopa’s arrangement for solo marimba highlights the warmth of Charlie Chaplin’s theme to “Modern Times.”
Duration: 3:20 | Level: Med-Advanced
$23.00
"Moments" is a solo work by Robert McClure in two movements for 5-octave marimba. Uses a combination of traditional western and avant-garde notation. A mood piece that is sensitive, hypnotic, and introspective.
Duration: Mvt 1 = 3:10, Mvt 2 = 5:30 | Level: Med-Advanced
$16.00
A warm, lyrical chorale for solo marimba.
Duration: 3:00 | Level: Medium
$15.00
#TAPSPACE