O, Holy Night for Vibraphone Solo - ca. 2 Min.; Titel of 1847, arr. by James L.Moore, 2 or 4 mallets, easy
This arrangement of O, Holly Night for unaccompanied solo vibraphone can be performed with two, three or four mallet technique. Players should feel free to adapt sticking to best suit their approach to vibraphone technique. Beginning with the 3rd count of measure two, all notes with stems up should played a bit stronger than notes with stems down. This will assure that the melody in clearly heard over the stems down accompaniment notes. Pedaling should be done with an awareness of the chord structures, while maintaining smooth legato style.