Nocturnal Dance (for solo marimba). Composed by Jesse Monkman. Marimba solo. For low F marimba (1 player). Concert Percussion Solos. Advanced. Single. 12 pages. Duration 6'30". Published by Tapspace Publications (TA.TSPCS-03).
"Nocturnal Dance" is the latest 4-mallet marimba solo by percussionist/composer, Jesse Monkman, from Boston, MA. It 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. Perfect for recitals, festivals, or jury exams, "Nocturnal Dance" is challenging for average 4-mallet players while offering musical accessibility for audiences.