Aria for Marimba Quartet - 4 Min.; oroginally for string orchestra, adapted by Nathan Daughtrey; playable on one 4.3-octave Marimba & one 5-octave Marimba, lyrical work, every player 2 mallets; easy
A beautifully lyrical work for marimba quartet. This arrangement captures the lush, warm sounds of the organ for which it was originally composed.
Genre: Marimba Quartet | # of Players: 4
Level: Medium Easy | Duration: 4:00
Marimba 1 (4-octave)
Marimba 2 (4-octave)
Marimba 3 (4.3-octave)
Marimba 4 (5-octave)
*Playable on one 4.3-octave Marimba & one 5-octave Marimba
Aria, originally written for solo organ (published by Zimbel Press), was arranged by Emma Lou Diemer for string orchestra in 2003 (published by C. Alan Publications). The lush, warm sounds of the organ and string orchestra translated seamlessly into a beautifully lyrical work for marimba quartet.