Weiser  Mark  Lanz  Marimba  Concerto  Perc10

Mark Lanz Weiser

Concerto for Marimba

for marimba and string orchestra

Level: advanced
Duration: 14'

PERC10a Piano reduction (solo part included)
CHF25.00
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PERC10b Orchestra score
CHF48.00
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PERC10c Orchestra parts
CHF65.00
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This Concerto for Marimba takes advantage of the various timbre possible on this beautiful percussion instrument. From the woody, mellow qualities of the lower and middle range to the bright higher notes, the concerto features a wide spectrum of sounds on the instrument. The string orchestra not only provides a supple accompaniment to the various solo passages, but is itself featured in music that is at various times lyric, wistful, and determined.

Instrumentation
marimba solo, violins 1-2, viola, cello, contrabass
Composed
1996
Genre
contemporary
Published
2015
Movements
1. With a steady rhythmic pulse (6')
2. Still (5')
3. Driving (3')
Publisher
Editions Bim
Mark Lanz Weiser

Mark Lanz Weiser (*1968)

Originally from eastern Pennsylvania, USA, Mark Lanz Weiser, born in 1968, holds degrees in composition and piano performance from the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University. Weiser discovered a passion for composing while taking music theory courses at Peabody and began writing seriously by his junior year. At that time Weiser... Read more