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REM Cycle, The

for percussion ensemble
Level: Med-Advanced
Duration: 3:45
Personnel: 12 players
State Lists: Florida | Texas | Indiana
Release Date: 2014
Product ID : TSPCE14-001
Price: $40.00
Item #: TSPCE14-001

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Description

Rapid Eye Movement (REM) is a stage of sleep characterized by the rapid and random movement of the eyes. It is also the part of sleep where the most vivid dreaming occurs. Part programmatic, part cinematic, part minimalist, yet wholly original, composer Dustin Schulze provides another fun yet challenging work for percussion ensemble with The REM Cycle.

This piece comes as a professionally printed and bound score and includes individual parts in PDF format for printing or for tablet viewing.

Instrumentation

  • Crotales (1 octave)
  • Chimes
  • 4 marimbas—4-octave
  • 4 vibraphones
  • 6 bass drums (or low toms)
  • Cymbals (suspended cymbal, splash cymbal, China cymbal, hi-hat)
  • Tam tam
  • Piano (or other keyboard)

Description

Rapid Eye Movement (REM) is a stage of sleep characterized by the rapid and random movement of the eyes. It is also the part of sleep where the most vivid dreaming occurs. Part programmatic, part cinematic, part minimalist, yet wholly original, composer Dustin Schulze provides another fun yet challenging work for percussion ensemble with The REM Cycle.

This piece comes as a professionally printed and bound score and includes individual parts in PDF format for printing or for tablet viewing.

Instrumentation

  • Crotales (1 octave)
  • Chimes
  • 4 marimbas—4-octave
  • 4 vibraphones
  • 6 bass drums (or low toms)
  • Cymbals (suspended cymbal, splash cymbal, China cymbal, hi-hat)
  • Tam tam
  • Piano (or other keyboard)


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