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Piece Title : Nocturnal Dance
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Composer / Arranger : Monkman, Jesse
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Born in 1975 in Syracuse, New York, Jesse Monkman began his percussion studies with Jeff Grubbs at age eleven. In Jesses high school years he played with the Syracuse Symphony Youth Orchestra, and attended the Saratoga Orchestral Music Festival for several seasons.

Jesse has since received Bachelor's and Master's degrees at the New England Conservatory of Music studying with Frank Epstein and Will Hudgins of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. During his studies at the New England Conservatory, Jesse attended the Tanglewood Music Festival, Pacific Music Festival, and the Spoleto Festival.

Currently, Jesse plays with the Portland Symphony Orchestra of Maine, Boston Modern Orchestra, as well as other performance venues in the Boston area. Monkman has performed well at several noteworthy contract auditions including earning the runner-up principal position for the Hong Kong Philharmonic, and making the finals for the symphony orchestras of Atlanta, Detroit, Rhode Island, and San Antonio. As well as playing, Monkman teaches at the Powers Music School in Belmont, and has played many of his works throughout the New England area.

Total Number of Percussionists Required :1 Percussionist(s)
Categories : Tuned Percussion
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Publisher :Tapspace Publications
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Tapspace™ is a publishing company specializing in creative percussion music. Formed in 1998 and stationed in Portland, Oregon, USA, Tapspace has a refined niche focusing on educational and appealing concert percussion ensembles, solos, duets, rudimental percussion music, steel band music, and other educational materials.

With a star-studded list of contributing artists, our works have been performed by thousands of percussionists around the world, and are being used daily to help shape and influence the rapidly growing percussive arts. This makes Tapspace a premier source for today`s most creative percussion literature.

Year Composed / Copyright Date :2005 / 
Duration :6Minutes
No. of Mallets/Sticks Required :4
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Nocturnal Dance explores a variety of contrasting moods from lyrical to intense, and calls upon the performer to explore their own expressive and unique characteristics to enhance the musical interpretation.

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