Fanfare for Tambourines
Duration: c. 3:35
Difficulty: II (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Music For Percussion Inc.
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $12.50
Percussion I-VI, including:
- Bass Drum (concert)
- Tambourines (6)
- Tom-toms (2: medium and low)
None discovered thus far.
Written to utilize the many possibilities of the tambourine, John Alfieri's Fanfare for Tambourines is a treat for both the ears and eyes. It is scored for six players, and requires each player to use a wide range performance techniques. The result is a surprising variety of sounds and visual effects.
- Program Note from publisher
(Needed - please join the WRP if you can help.)
- Indiana: 110 Percussion Ensembles
- Ohio: 651 Percussion Ensemble A
- Texas: Percussion Ensemble Class II
To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project
- University of Oklahoma (Norman) Concert Band (Brian Britt, conductor) – 24 April 2017
- University of Redlands (Calif.) Percussion Ensemble (Bill Schlitt, conductor) – 7 November 2013
- University of South Carolina (Columbia) Percussion Ensemble – 16 February 2012
Works for Winds by This Composer
- Fanfare for Tambourines (1989)
- Alfieri, J. (1989). Fanfare for Tambourines : For Six Players [score]. Music for Percussion: New York.