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Eric Ewazen's Concerto for Marimba, Orchestrated for Chamber Ensemble: A Performance Edition 2008 5186 Numerous concertos have been written for the marimba since 1940, the year that the first marimba concerto was written by Paul Creston. Some of these concertos are available with multiple accompaniments. The most frequently performed marimba concerto,...
David R. Gillingham's Concerto No. 2 for Marimba: A Transcription for Marimba and Chamber Ensemble 2008 3818 The marimba is an ancient instrument, although a newcomer to the concert stage. Paul Creston wrote his Concertino for Marimba, Op. 21 in 1940. Ruth Stuber Jeanne gave the premiere performance of this first marimba concerto on April 29, 1940 at Carneg...
Stroke Velocity in Two-Mallet Marimba Performance 2008 1337 The purpose of this study was to measure and report stroke velocity in two-mallet marimba performance using a tri-axial accelerometer module and LabView 5.1 data collection and display software. A review of keyboard percussion instrument pedagogy mat...