• (0)

    There are currently no items in your cart.

Star of Wonder (score & parts)

Star of Wonder (score & parts)

I Wonder As I Wander" & "We Three Kings

By Nathan Daughtrey

Be the first! Write a Review


Star of Wonder (score & parts) (I Wonder As I Wander" & "We Three Kings). Composed by Nathan Daughtrey. Percussion Ensemble. For Percussion Ensemble (Bells Vibraphone 1 Vibraphone 2 a!! optional Chimes Marimba 1 (4-octave) Marimba 2 (4.3-octave) Marimba 3 (5-octave) a!! optional Percussion (2 Timpani [29a!! & 26a!!], Triangle, Mark Tree, Suspended Cymbal) Optional Piano a!! Only two marimbas are needed). Medium. Score & parts. Duration 4:30. Published by C. Alan Publications (CN.19740).

Masterfully combining Christmas favorites "I Wonder As I Wander" and " We Three Kings," Nathan Daughtrey's Star of Wonder captures the holiday spirit in this magical arrangement for percussion ensemble.

Star of Wonder was written at the request of Dr. Andrew Dancy for performance at the 2012 Marimba Christmas Concert in downtown Greensboro. With the exception of one auxiliary percussion part, the keyboard percussion instruments drive the arrangement, dividing into two families - metals (bells, vibraphones, chimes) and woods (marimbas). The arrangement begins with a reflective rendition of 'I Wonder As I Wander,' characterized by subtle, ascending figures in the marimbas and a slow-moving melody in the metallic instruments. As 'We Three Kings' takes over, the tempo picks up and melodic figures are thrown quickly around the ensemble. The marimbas present the initial melody with incessantly accented sixteenth notes. The metallic instruments then play the melody like a contrapuntal music box, first by themselves, then against the backdrop of 'I Wonder As I Wander' in the marimbas. There is one more grandiose statement of the 'Star of Wonder' chorus before the piece comes to a graceful and quiet finish. An optional piano part is included in case you do not have access to two vibraphones and three marimbas.


Star of Wonder (score & parts)

I Wonder As I Wander" & "We Three Kings

* = required

How do you rate this item?
Your Screen Name:


This name will appear next to your review. Leave it blank if you wish to appear as "Anonymous".

Review Title:

50 Character maximum.

Review of the Product:

1000 characters maximum.

Rate this product's difficulty level:


Example: "Emeryville, CA"

Email address:


Used to contact you regarding your review. If you do not wish to be contacted, leave it blank.

Review Guidelines
  • Explain exactly why you liked or disliked the product. Do you like the artist? Is the transcription accurate? Is it a good teaching tool?
  • Consider writing about your experience and musical tastes. Are you a beginner who started playing last month? Do you usually like this style of music?
  • Feel free to recommend similar pieces if you liked this piece, or alternatives if you didn't.
  • Be respectful of artists, readers, and your fellow reviewers. Please do not use inappropriate language, including profanity, vulgarity, or obscenity.
  • Avoid disclosing contact information (email addresses, phone numbers, etc.), or including URLs, time-sensitive material or alternative ordering information.
  • We cannot post your review if it violates these guidelines. If you have any suggestions or comments on the guidelines, please email us.
  • All submitted reviews become the licensed property of Sheet Music Plus and are subject to all laws pertaining thereto. If you believe that any review contained on our site infringes upon your copyright, please email us.
  • Read Sheet Music Plus's complete Privacy Policy

Star of Wonder (score & parts)

I Wonder As I Wander" & "We Three Kings

* = required

Send to email(s):

To send to more than one person, separate addresses with a comma.

Your name:
Your email:
Personal message:

Tell a friend (or remind yourself) about this product. We'll instantly send an email containing product info and a link to it. You may also enter a personal message.

We do not use or store email addresses from this form for any other purpose than sending your share email.

Read our Privacy Policy.

Digital Print is printable sheet music available anytime, anywhere. Just purchase, print and play! View your sheet music at home, school, work or anywhere you have a computer connected to the Internet.

Now you can also view your purchased titles on your iPad with our
free Sheet Music Plus Digital Print Viewer app.

With Digital Print, you can print from your computer immediately after purchase, or wait until its convenient. And our software installation is easy - we'll guide you through the simple steps to make sure you have Adobe Flash Player, Adobe AIR and the Sheet Music Plus AIR application on your computer.
See all System Requirements for Digital Print

Note: Our Digital Print items are purchased solely through our website. By purchasing a Digital Print item, you are authorized by the publisher to print out the purchased number of copies for that particular title. Thus, we are unable to fax, mail or email digital titles in any form or file format (including PDF) as it violates copyright law.

Google Chrome Users: The most recent Google Chrome update is not compatible with Adobe AIR. We recommend using an alternate browser (such as Internet Explorer, Safari, or Firefox) in order to download Adobe AIR and print your music.

Digital Print - Available Instantly!

If you have any questions, comments or concerns, please contact us at digital@sheetmusicplus.com.

After purchase, you can download your MP3 from your Sheet Music Plus Digital Library - no software installation is necessary! You can also listen to your MP3 at any time in your Digital Library.
After purchase, you can download your Smart Music from your Sheet Music Plus Digital Library - no software installation is necessary! You can also download at any time in your Digital Library.
After purchase you can download your video from your Digital Library. Your video is in XX format and is playable on most pre-installed video players.

Sorry but your review could not be submitted, please verify the form and try again.

* = required

Music List Name



Make a wish list for gifts, suggest standard repertoire, let students know which books to buy, boast about pieces you've mastered: Music Lists are as unique as the musician! Easily share your music lists with friends, students, and the world.

To create a music list, please sign in.

Existing Accounts

Sign In and Add to My Music List

New Accounts

Create Account and Add to My Music List

See Similar Sheet Music

More by this Composer: Nathan Daughtrey Sheet Music  Nathan Daughtrey Marimba Sheet Music  Nathan Daughtrey Percussion Sheet Music  Nathan Daughtrey Piano Sheet Music  Nathan Daughtrey Timpani Sheet Music  Nathan Daughtrey Vibraphone Sheet Music  Nathan Daughtrey Percussion Ensemble Sheet Music 

Instrument: Marimba Sheet Music  Percussion Sheet Music  Piano Sheet Music  Timpani Sheet Music  Vibraphone Sheet Music 

Ensemble: Percussion Ensemble Music 

Genre: Christmas Sheet Music 

Format: Score  Score and Parts  Set of Parts 

Level: Intermediate