Legends of the Yucatan (score only) composed by Vince Gassi. Concert Band. For Concert Band. Concert Band. Alfred Concert Band. 4 (Medium Difficult) (grade 4). Score. 32 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.31737S).
Feathered Serpent, God of Rain and Thunder, Lord of the Woods (God of Agriculture), and Lady Rainbow (Goddess of Earth and Moon) are deities featured in this portrait of Mayan mythology. Inspired by a recent trip to the Mayan village of Chichen Itza, Legends of the Yucatan is written in four sections, each one descriptive of a different Mayan God. Expanded percussion and exotic rhythms and harmonies are heard throughout.