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Caritas

Caritas is a three-movement piece that employs a traditional harmonic language throughout. It is a real crowd-pleaser for the educated as well as the uneducated audience.

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Michael Burritt is Professor of Percussion and head of the department at the Eastman School of Music.

Caritas is a three-movement piece that employs a traditional harmonic language throughout. The 1st movement titled “Mystic” employs rapid double lateral and sequential sticking patterns that create a blurred effect while maintaining a strong rhythmic pulse. The 2nd movement “Solemn” is a chorale that employs one-handed, traditional, and double lateral rolls. The 3rd movement “Majestic” is a dance-like conclusion that has rapid arpeggiated figures in the left hand as well as octaves and sequential sticking patterns. Caritas is a real crowd-pleaser for the educated as well as the uneducated audience.

Mvt 1

Mvt 2

Difficulty

Advanced

Performance Type

Solo