Kakraba Lobi/A. Beall/Valerie Naranjo:

Fer Barre Kona Jeno (“Don’t Play Favorites”)

West African Concerto for Marimba and Orchestra

 

 

 

 

Instrumentation:

–  Woodwinds (1 part each): (Flute | Oboe | Clarinet (Bb) | Bassoon)

– Brass (1 part each): (Horn (F) | Trumpet (Bb) | Trombone | Tuba)

– Strings: (Violin (2 parts) | Viola | Cello | Double Bass, Harp)

– Piano

– Marimba (solo w/ voice)

– Percussion (Ensemble, 5 players): (Timpani (4) | Bass Drum | Sus. Cymbal | Snare Drum | Crotales | Agogo Bell | Sleigh Bells | Triangle | Vibraphone | Djembe | Xylophone | Glockenspiel | Log Drums (2) | Egg Shaker | Wuhan Gong | Rainstick | Woodblock | Vibraslap | Ganzaa (2) | Shekere | Tom-Toms (4))

 

 

The Mandara Music Gyil Transcription Series features some of the best-known pieces for this instrument.

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