This feature for marimba soloist(s) and Latin percussion ensemble gives several players the opportunity to shine – from offering the solo part to as many players as you like to opening the Latin percussion parts up to improvised solos. Excellent pop tune to close out your next concert!
Grade Level: 3
Number of Players: Solo + 6 Percussion & Electric Bass
Listen to Recordings
Solo Marimba (4.3-octave) - As many playing the solo part as possible
Amadinda Xylophone (2 players) - This instrument is tuned to a pentatonic scale with a range of 2-1/2 octaves. The instrument has large bars which are played with a 1/2-inch dowel rod on the edge of the bar while seated. You may substitute a marimba for these parts