When scoring for marimba, be especially precise about the type of mallets and articulation you want, as different types favor different overtones. Watch the end of the Evelyn Glennie video I’ve linked below. There are intriguing possibilities with softer mallets, tremolo, and contrasting registers.
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Recently in the middle of the current ongoing massive run of 165 evaluations for the 2021 Orchestrat
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