Posted By : cheungpius
Piece Title : Princess Chang Ping
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Dificulty Rating :
Level : Professional / Graduate
Composer / Arranger : Cheung, Pius
Composer / Arranger Details:

As one of today`s most promising marimbists and composers, Mr. Cheung has captivated audiences with performances of compositions by contemporary composers, his own compositions, and arrangements of the classics, most notably Bach`s Goldberg Variations. His debut album of the Goldberg Variations is the first and only recording of the work on marimba. The album has received critical acclaim and has aired on CBC Radio in Canada and National Public Radio in the U.S.

Total Number of Percussionists Required :1 Percussionist(s)
Categories : Tuned Percussion
Instrument / Discipline : Marimba Solo with Orchestra
Instrumentation : N/A
Range of Instruments / Number of Drums : 5 Octave Marimba
Written for / Commissioned by : Pei-Ching Wu and National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra
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and Youtube Channel Owner. Recorded / Provided by:
 Pei-Ching Wu and National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra
Accompanied :N/A
Publisher :Pius Cheung
Publishers Website
Publisher Details :

This piece is published direct by Pius Cheung. For more details and to buy a score, please visit his website.

Year Composed / Copyright Date :2012 /  2012
Duration :15Minutes
No. of Mallets/Sticks Required :4, 6
Special Needs :Version available for both four Mallets and six Mallets.
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Programme Notes / Performance Details :

Commissioned and premiered by Pei-Ching Wu and the National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra. The work is based on the theme of an aria from a cantonese opera I grew up listening to titled Princess Chang Ping. Scored for strings, reduced winds and brass, piano, harp, timp and 2 percussion.

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