EvenStar (Version 1)
Drawing its inspiration and title from Edgar Allan Poe's poem "Evening Star," EvenStar is a lullaby for euphonium, tuba, and percussion that tugs at the heart strings with its bittersweet harmonies and soaring, lyrical melodies.
Grade Level: 4
Number of Players: 3-4
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Percussion (2 octaves Crotales, Vibraphone, 5-octave Marimba)*
*To decrease the difficulty level, two individual percussion parts (Vibraphone and Crotales/Marimba) are also included, thus turning the piece into a quartet. Bells may be substituted for the Crotales in this version.