A beautiful 15-minute suite made just for marimbas.
Isabelle Dances for Solo Marimba features a 15-minute suite composotion for percussionists by Isabelle Huang. Isabelle Dances, a sonic landscape for marimba, is explored in the course of four movements. The outer movements ("Bounce" and "Stomp") showcase the marimba's rhythmic drive and highly-charged neo-primitivism, while the inner movements ("Dream" and "Hover") consist of inventive tremolos, evoking the unfolding of time. The second and fourth movements are subtitled as homages to Chopin and to BartÃ³k. For advanced players. Dur.: 15'.
The four movements include:
"Dream - homage to Chopin"
"Stomp - homage to BartÃ³k"