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Snow Globe

for solo vibraphone
Level: Med-Advanced
Duration: 4:30
Release Date: 2020
Product ID : TSPCS20-021
Price: $16.00
Item #: TSPCS20-021

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Description

Snow Globe by Benjamin Holmes is a solo for vibraphone drawing its inspiration from wind-up snow globes and music boxes. The musical material of this piece consists of different styles and characters, ranging from improvisatory jazz-like figures to a delicate and catchy waltz-style melody.

The performer must combine advanced left hand technique and dexterity with rhythmic independence to draw out the subtle melody over dense, moving harmonic accompaniment. Snow Globe features a wide array of technical demands for the performer while offering a memorable theme and musical fulfillment for listeners.


Snow Globe ships in a printed, professionally bound folio with a full color cover.

Instrumentation

Solo vibraphone (standard 3-octaves)

Description

Snow Globe by Benjamin Holmes is a solo for vibraphone drawing its inspiration from wind-up snow globes and music boxes. The musical material of this piece consists of different styles and characters, ranging from improvisatory jazz-like figures to a delicate and catchy waltz-style melody.

The performer must combine advanced left hand technique and dexterity with rhythmic independence to draw out the subtle melody over dense, moving harmonic accompaniment. Snow Globe features a wide array of technical demands for the performer while offering a memorable theme and musical fulfillment for listeners.


Snow Globe ships in a printed, professionally bound folio with a full color cover.

Instrumentation

Solo vibraphone (standard 3-octaves)



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