Baere Yotere/A. Beall/Valerie Naranjo

Gmeng Se Na E (Meh Seh Nah Ee)

for solo gyil and chamber orchestra 

 

 

 

 

The witty melodies of this contemporary West African piece harken to the Bebop of centuries later. The orchestration “plays itself” with challenging and extensive percussion parts.

Instrumentation: 

– Gyil (solo)
– Woodwinds (1 part each): (Flute, Oboe | Clarinet (Bb) | Bassoon)
– Brass (1 part each): (Horn (F) | Trumpet (Bb) | Trombone | Tuba)
– Stings: (Violin (2 parts) | Viola | Cello | Double Bass | Harp)
– Piano
– Percussion (Ensemble, 4 players): Timpani (4) | Marimba (4.3) | Vibraphone | Glockenspiel | Crotales | Concert Bass Drum | Snare Drum |  Triangle | Tom-Tom | China Cymbal | Tambourine | Cowbell | Tenor Drum | Bell Tree | Sus. Cymbal | Guiro | Ganza | Hi-Hat)

 

Rental of all orchestral parts available. Return all parts 1 week after performance. to complete order, email us your performance date: http://www.bachovich.com/music/1035

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

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