Drums of Ndamukong
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Title: Drums of Ndamukong
Author: Emmanuel Tanka Fonta
13 Digit ISBN: 978-1-894821-27-8 | ISBN: 1-894821-27-0
Subject: Trad.African Music
Pub Date: 10/31/2003
Publisher: CWJEF Music Publications
Instrumentation: Flute, Alto Saxophone,Harp, Xylophone, Vibraphone & 7 Percussion
Genre: Traditional African / Jazz / Improvizational
Duration: 8:37 minutes
Difficulty: Difficult/professional (Grades 7-8+)
Add Info: Score, Parts, CD, 30cm; Spiral bound
An original composition scored for a large ensemble. An energetic, challenging and equally exuberant work with an exalted aural melodic cadence, integrating variegated motivic dance themes, motifs & elements of African percussion music with improvisational intervallic ornamental interventions of symbolic aural elements of jazz music.