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Battle of The Samurai

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format Concert Band
Composer Timothy Loest
Publisher Fjh Music Company, Inc.
Series Starter
Grade 0.5
Catalog # B1364

Price: $40.00

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Battle of The Samurai Composed by Timothy Loest. For Concert Band. Published by Fjh Music Company, Inc.. (Catalog # B1364, UPC: 674398223374)

** Stanton's Staff Selection - 2008 **
Key:
Bb - Meter: 4/4
Rhythms: dotted half, half, & quarter notes; double 8th note groupings
Teaching Concepts: rhythmic accuracy, tempo changes, staccato, accents, slurring, dynamics

Your students will have a lot of fun with this piece depicting Japan's samurai warriors. Creative use of the first six notes your students learn bring the eastern modalities to life, and your percussionists will love getting to play tom-toms, vibra-slap, gong and more. Educational excerpts are provided to reinforce rhythmic patterns used and your students will have a blast performing the 'battle' sequence.

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