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O Voo Da Mosca (Bittencourt)

arranged for marimba quartet
Level: Med-Advanced
Duration: 3:25
Personnel: 4–6 players
Release Date: 2014
Product ID : TSPCE14-005
Price: $39.00
Item #: TSPCE14-005

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Description

O Voo Da Mosca (Flight of the Fly) is Brazilian mandolin virtuoso Jacob Bittencourt's answer to Rimsky-Korsakov's Flight of the Bumblebee. Adapted by Stephen Primatic for four players on three marimbas (plus optional upright bass and maracas), the quick pace and driving 3/4 meter captures the essence of the original work beautifully, happily carrying the listener on a Brazilian carnival ride with all the whirling and twirling to be had!

O Voo Da Mosca is provided as a full, bound folio and a CD-ROM containing printable parts and a recording.

Instrumentation

  • 3 marimbas—(2) low A, (1) low C
  • Upright bass (or other bass instrument)*
  • Maracas*


*Optional

Description

O Voo Da Mosca (Flight of the Fly) is Brazilian mandolin virtuoso Jacob Bittencourt's answer to Rimsky-Korsakov's Flight of the Bumblebee. Adapted by Stephen Primatic for four players on three marimbas (plus optional upright bass and maracas), the quick pace and driving 3/4 meter captures the essence of the original work beautifully, happily carrying the listener on a Brazilian carnival ride with all the whirling and twirling to be had!

O Voo Da Mosca is provided as a full, bound folio and a CD-ROM containing printable parts and a recording.

Instrumentation

  • 3 marimbas—(2) low A, (1) low C
  • Upright bass (or other bass instrument)*
  • Maracas*


*Optional


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