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Agua de Beber (Jobim)

arranged for percussion ensemble by Ralph Hicks
Level: Med-Easy
Duration: 2:25
Personnel: 7 to 12 players
State Lists: Florida | Texas
Release Date: 2012
Delivery Method: Physical
Product ID : TSPCE-73
Price: $40.00
Item #: TSPCE-73

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


Description

Agua de Beber (”water to drink”), arranged by Ralph Hicks, is the introduction to Brazilian bossa nova you’ve been waiting for. This classic chart by Antonio Carlos Jobim and Vinicius de Moraes has been heard just about everywhere except in a percussion ensemble setting…that is, until now!

This arrangement features some subtle introductions into the world of improvised music charts such as vamps, optional soloing, and a part for bass guitar. Hicks further offers some tips on how to achieve some true bossa nova flavor and on ways to get creative with the arrangement. 

With a performance time of 2:25 minutes, this is the perfect groovy little supplement for your next concert. 

This piece comes with a full, bound score and includes a CD-ROM containing an audio recording and all individual parts available for printing.


Let Them Drum! A portion of the proceeds from this title will go to Let Them Drum!—a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation providing recreational drum therapy treatments and performance opportunities for the special needs and assisted living communitites in The Woodlands, TX and surrounding areas.

Instrumentation

  • Glockenspiel
  • Vibraphone
  • Xylophone
  • Marimba—low A
  • Drumset (snare, hi-hat, kick drum)
  • Congas*
  • Shaker & cowbell*
  • Guiro*
  • Bass guitar*


*Denotes optional parts.

Shared Recordings

Description

Agua de Beber (”water to drink”), arranged by Ralph Hicks, is the introduction to Brazilian bossa nova you’ve been waiting for. This classic chart by Antonio Carlos Jobim and Vinicius de Moraes has been heard just about everywhere except in a percussion ensemble setting…that is, until now!

This arrangement features some subtle introductions into the world of improvised music charts such as vamps, optional soloing, and a part for bass guitar. Hicks further offers some tips on how to achieve some true bossa nova flavor and on ways to get creative with the arrangement. 

With a performance time of 2:25 minutes, this is the perfect groovy little supplement for your next concert. 

This piece comes with a full, bound score and includes a CD-ROM containing an audio recording and all individual parts available for printing.


Let Them Drum! A portion of the proceeds from this title will go to Let Them Drum!—a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation providing recreational drum therapy treatments and performance opportunities for the special needs and assisted living communitites in The Woodlands, TX and surrounding areas.

Instrumentation

  • Glockenspiel
  • Vibraphone
  • Xylophone
  • Marimba—low A
  • Drumset (snare, hi-hat, kick drum)
  • Congas*
  • Shaker & cowbell*
  • Guiro*
  • Bass guitar*


*Denotes optional parts.

Shared Recordings



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