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Piece Title : Solace
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Level : Intermediate
Composer / Arranger : Alamo, Juan
Composer / Arranger Details:

 Born and raised in Cidra, Puerto Rico, Juan at the age 6 he took his first steps towards playing percussion and began his passion for vibes at the age of 17.  He started his performance experiences playing for Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra, San Juan Posps Orchestra and marimba duo Dos by Two.  He was successfully contracted by numerous famous salsa artists groups like Song by Four, Ray Ruiz and Elias Lopez.  Also very well know Dallas salsa groups Tropical Sound, Carabali and Latin Fire.  Juan decided to further his musical skills studies at the University of North Texas where he will soon obtain his Doctorate in Musical Performance with a minor in Jazz.  Currently he is a professor and director of the percussion emsemble at the Howard Payne University in Bronwood, Texas.

Total Number of Percussionists Required :1 Percussionist(s)
Categories : Tuned Percussion
Instrument / Discipline :
Instrumentation : 5 Octave Marimba (Low C)
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Year Composed / Copyright Date :2015 / 
Duration :UnknownMinutes
No. of Mallets/Sticks Required :4
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"Written to honor the victims of the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina in June 2015, Solace by Juan Alamo is a musical depiction of feelings of sadness, grief, and desolation in regards to tragic events as well as an invitation to everyone to work towards a peaceful society." (

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