Rites of Tamburo composed by Robert W. Smith. Concert Band. Concert Band; SmartMusic. Belwin Young Band. Grade 2. Conductor Score & Parts. 260 pages. Duration 3:45. Published by Belwin Music (AP.BD9962).
Throughout the ages, man has created ceremonies, both liturgical and secular, to celebrate human existence. Fueled by the driving force of the percussion section, this work investigates an eclectic blend of musical styles drawn from many cultural roots. The pile-driving rhythms underscore the melodic and harmonic content. Fascinating instrumental colors add richness and vibrance to this powerful new work. Soaring! (3:45) This title is available in SmartMusic.