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composition / solos with accompaniment / the celtic xylophone, book 2

the celtic xylophone, book 2

Medium: Solo Xylophone with Marimba Trio (also available with piano accompaniment)
Publisher: C. Alan Publications
Arranged: October 2007
Duration: c. 8:30 total
Difficulty: Grade III-IV+

Instrumentation:
3.5-octave xylophone, 1 5-octave marimba, 1 4-octave marimba
or
xylophone and piano

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The Celtic Xylophone, Book 2 Score

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Celtic Xylophone, Book 2 for Solo Xylophone & Marimba Trio by Nathan Daughtrey
Download full mp3 recordings: Echo from Leinster | The Foggy Dew | Come Haste to the Wedding

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notes

The Celtic Xylophone (Book II) is the second collection of Irish tunes for solo xylophone and marimba trio. It features arrangements of three lesser known works - "Echo from Leinster," "The Foggy Dew," and "Come Haste to the Wedding." Each represents a different type of Irish tune - the reel, ballad, and jig - respectively. The arrangements are meant to be virtuosic showpieces for the xylophone and will work perfectly on solo recitals and percussion ensemble concerts.