Fo(u)r Mallets - 2'20 Min.; dedicated to Evelyn Glennie; for 4 solos mallets on any surface: floor, desk, suitcases, etc.; intermediate to advanced
This piece is written for four mallets only. The player has to choose on which surface he plays and then chooses the mallets accordingly to acquire a pleasant sound. The surface can be anything such as the stage he’s standing on, the conductor’s rostrum, an instrument case, etc. Therefore the player can be in any position, standing or sitting.