Oferendas composed by Ricardo Souza. Percussion Ensemble. For Percussion Ensemble (Glockenspiel/Crotales, Xylophone/Chimes, Vibraphone 1-2, Marimba 1 (4.3 octave), Marimba 2 (4.5 octave), Marimba 3 (5 octave), Marimba 4 (5 octave), Timpani, Percussion 1 (tam-tam, triangle, suspended cymbal, China cymbal, snare drum, crash cymbals), Perc). Percussion Music. Medium difficult. Score and parts. Duration 7:15. Published by C. Alan Publications (CN.11340).
Mysterious beginning leads to a power house piece. Perfect combination of keyboard percussion and batterie percussion that will entice listeners of all ages. Oferendas is definitely a piece for good players and a mature sense of musicianship, but also accessible to high school groups.
to Prof. Gloria Caputo Commissioned by the Texas Christian University Percussion Ensemble, Brian A. West, Conductor.