Viacheslav Kruglik

Humoresque for xylophone and wind band, Op.35

  Humoresque for xylophone and wind band  
Sheet music file including a license for an unlimited number of performances, limited to one year.
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Alternative title Юмореска для ксилофона
ComposerVyacheslav Kruglik
Vyacheslav Kruglik
PublisherVyacheslav Kruglik
Genre Classical / Contemporary
Instrumentation Flute, Clarinet, Baritone horn, Cornet, Horn, Trombone, Trumpet, Tuba, Electric guitar, Bass guitar, Xylophone, Cymbals, Tenorhorn, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Drum set
Scored forWind band
Type of scoreFull score, Parts
Key F major
Movement(s) 1 to 1 from 1
Duration 4'15"
Difficulty Medium
Year of composition 2013
Description How are we joking? We tell each other jokes, some funny stories. And as the joke of the composers? Of course, they also know how to tell jokes. But they also do it with music. They write humorous pieces. These are small, fun, entertaining plays. This genre was addressed by various composers at the time. You've probably heard the "joke" by Bach, humoresque by Dvorak, Tchaikovsky, Shchedrin.
But the composer Vyacheslav Kruglik wrote a humoresque for xylophone and wind band. He decided that this instrument, with its funny "clacking" wooden sound, was very well suited for the role of a cheerful storyteller. And the wind band will help the xylophone. This is a modern, very powerful orchestra, with a drum set and an electric guitar. He is subject to almost any music. And in this play, he will accompany the xylophone, sometimes, however, inserting his "weighty" statements.
Upload date 08 Feb 2020


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