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Rites of Tamburo

By Robert W. Smith

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Concert Band - Grade 2
Composed by Robert W. Smith. Concert Band; SmartMusic. Belwin Young Band. Conductor Score. 28 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.BD9962C).

Item Number: AP.BD9962C

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.

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  • 5

    Anonymous
    Location:
    Pennsylvania
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • 2008-11-07 00:00:00.0 Phenominal Song!

    My band director picked this song out for last year's spring concert, and we're playing it this year as well in the marching band, and it is freakin' awesome!! The melody of the winds set up with the counter-melody in the bass voices, and put to the...

    rhythm of the percussion make this a phenominal song! I am a sophomore who has played in band since middle school, and I do seam to like contemporary music. If you liked this song, you might like Ballad by Vaclav Nelhybel or Furioso by Robert W. Smith.

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  • 5

    Jennifer Miller
    Location:
    Riyadh, Ar Riyad, Saudi Arabia
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • 2008-03-10 00:00:00.0 Rites of Tamburo=AMAZING!!

    I'm living in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia i go to the american school here and my band director picked out this song for the middle school/high school bands (im in high school) to play together as a finale. We're in the process of working on it and i...

    can say that it is a VERY good piece. Anyone that picks Rites of Tamburo to play is making a VERY good decision, its fun for the players and for the director!!

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    Anonymous
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    Intermediate
  • 2008-01-31 00:00:00.0 OMG!OMG! OMG!

    ehmigawd! i love this song! i played it in band last year and wish we could play it again! love it! love it! LOVE IT!!!!

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  • 5

    Anonymous
    Location:
    tacoma, wa
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • 2008-01-15 00:00:00.0 amazing!!!!!=]

    oh my gosh i think this is my favorite piece. i play the flute part..cant wait to play it at our march concert.[go illahee braves.illahee middle school.federal way.washington.]=]]

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  • 5

    sarah
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    Intermediate
  • 2008-01-13 00:00:00.0 "WOW'

    I play the flute and I love this pice.

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