Duet

Johannessen-Take Hold of Me (SCD)-V/M

Take Hold of Me by Olin Johannessen is a duet for vibraphone and marimba has a listenable accessibility while still being challenging from a technical standpoint. It calls upo... 

Moussorgsky-Old Castle, The arr. Conselatore (SP)-2M

"The Old Castle" from Pictures at an Exhibition by Modest Moussourgsky is arranged here for marimba duo, requiring 2 low A (4.3 octave) marimbas. This piece is of a mo... 

Mason-Horizons (2 player version) (SP)-V/M

Horizons by Brian Mason can be performed mulitple ways: as a vibraphone/marimba duet, as a trio with percussion, or as an ensemble piece. This version is the 2 Player ... 

Andersson/Ulvaeus(ABBA)-Arrival arr. Klemke (SP)-V/M

Arrival , the famous song by ABBA, is arranged here for mallet duo (marimba and vibraphone). This is a medium-easy arrangement by Peter Klemke. This is a great piece f... 

Chopin-Preludes vol. 1(SP)-Rackipov-V/M

Number of Players: 2 Difficulty: Grade 3 Instrumentation: Player I: Vibraphone Player II: Marimba  

Kitazume-Air II (S-n2)-V/M

Air II for Marimba and Vibraphone duet by Michio Kitazume was commissioned by Ensemble "Vent d'Orient". It received its world premiere December 7, 1983 at Sogetsu Hall... 

Taylor, M.-Rhapsody for Vibraphone and Marimba (SP)-V/M

Rhapsody for Vibraphone and Marimba by Michael Taylor was originally conceived as a duet for marimba and cello. He rescored the piece for the Quey Percussion Duo Composition C... 

Ford/Smith-Green Road Duo, The (SP)-V/M

The Green Road Duo by Mark Ford and Ed Smith for vibraphone and 5 octave marimba. Based off the marimba solo The Green Road by Mark Ford, Ed Smith composed a beautiful vibraph... 

Debussy-Clair de Lune arr. Lesieur (SP)-2M

Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy arranged for marimba duet by Daniel Lesieur. Much of the challenge in this piece comes in the finesse required for two marimbists to function a... 

Astrand-Walking (S-n2)-V/Cro./M

Walking by Anders Astrand is a duet for marimba vibraphone. This is mostly intermediate but there are some challenging passages. Number of Players: 1-2 Difficulty: ... 

Golinski-Purity 2 (SP)-2M

Purity 2 by Tomasz Golinski for marimba duo. This piece is based on Purity 1, Golinski's work for solo marimba which won the first place prize in the Universal Marimba Compos... 

Joplin-Ragtime Collection vol. 1 arr. Weatherson (SP)-X/M

Scott Joplin Ragtime Collection Volume 1 arranged by Scott Weatherson. Each volume of this collection contains six of Joplin's ragtime piano solos, arranged for xylophone solo... 

Bach-Invention # 8 in F Major arr. Meister-M

Invention Eight in F Major, BWV 779, by J.S. Bach has been arranged by Scott Meister as a mallet duet. Number of Players: 2 Difficulty: Grade 3 Instrumentation: M... 

Bekku-"Hide and Seek" and "Tag"(S-n2)-2M

This collection of two pieces, Hide and Seek and Tag by Sadao Bekku is scored as a marimba duet for the intermediate player. Number of Players: 2 Difficulty: Grade 4... 

Calabrese-Mudgrave (SP)-V/M

Mudgrave by Helmut Christoferus Calabrese is a marimba and vibraphone duet with the marimba taking much of the lead. 

Moore, L. (arr.)-The Carnival of Venice (SP)-2-3 mall. inst

The Carnival of Venice arranged for two 4.3 octave marimbas by Logan O.Moore. Player 1 uses two mallets, player 2 uses three mallets. This short arrangement is appropriate for... 

Gauger-Doubles

Doubles by Tom Gauger is an intermediate level marimba duet in two movements. This performance features lots of triplet feel passages. Number of Players: 2 Difficult... 

Farr-Ol Doinyo Lengai (2S)-V/M

Ol Doinyo Lengai utilizes rhythm and harmony from worlds of folk and jazz musics to form what I like to think of as a dedication to Mother Nature in all her grandeur. This pie... 

Koya-Duets for 1 Marimba (SP)-M

Duets for 1 Marimba contains four pieces arranged for marimba duet on one keyboard by Nakatani Koya. Number of players - 2 Difficulty - Medium  

Vinao-Arabesco Infinito (PARTS&CD ONLY)-M/V OS

Arabesco Infinito by Alejandro Vinao is composed for marimba and vibraphone and comes with a training CD Program Notes: "I first thought of writing an 'arabesque' fo...