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composition / percussion ensemble / aria (by emma lou diemer)

aria by emma lou diemer

Medium: Marimba Quartet
Publisher: C. Alan Publications
Arranged: September 2005
Duration: c. 4:00
Difficulty: Grade III

1 5-octave marimba, 1 4.3-octave marimba (low A) - 2 players on each

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Aria Score


Aria by Emma Lou Diemer


This beautifully lush chorale was written by Emma Lou Diemer for organ and later scored for string orchestra. It is now available for marimba quartet or marimba orchestra (if parts are doubled/tripled).