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Choro No. 9 (Marcellino/arr. Gordon Stout)

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Music originally for guitar in Brazilian folk style, written by Augusto Marcellino, a great Argentinian composer. These much anticipated pieces adapt wonderfully to the marimba and can be heard on Stout's solo CD, Astral Projections.

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Musical FeaturesTonality/pitch system- D Major
Structure-Modified binary form including a trio
Patterns-piece is very rhythmically syncopated
Technical FeaturesStroke types- double verticals, single independents, single alternating and double laterals (depending on speed taken)
Roll types-no rolls
Interval changes-4ths-6ths
Reaches-up to 10ths in single independents
Shifts- moderate-more in the left hand independence of hands-moderate
Technically idiomatic
Duration2 minutes, 45 seconds
InstrumentationMarimba 5.0 Octave - 4 Mallets
Level SuggestionHigh School, College/Professional