EllipsisItem nr.: 17000
Medium Concert Percussion
Commissioned by the middle schools of the Spring Independent School District in Houston, TX, the ever energetic "Ellipsis" features a balanced ensemble of keyboard and battery percussion. In fact, every player in the ensemble has the opportunity to play a battery instrument at some point.
Instrumentation: Percussion 1 (Bells, Xylophone, 2 Woodblocks) Percussion 2 (Vibraphone, Bongos) Percussion 3 (4-oct Marimba, 2 Concert Toms) Percussion 4 (4.3-oct Marimba, 2 Concert Toms (lower than Perc. 3) Percussion 5 (Timpani, Wind Chimes) Percussion 6 (Suspended Cymbal, Hi-Hat, Tam-Tam) Percussion 7 (Snare Drum, Wind Chimes (shared with Perc. 5) Percussion 8 (Bass Drum)