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Dietz-FireWire-P OS

Model: FW/P

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$25.00

The title of Brett Dietz's piece FireWire is taken from the new form of USB, a high data-transfer cable which is the interface for today's digital audio and video devices (allowing the user to send more than a CD's worth of data every 10...
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The title of Brett Dietz's piece FireWire is taken from the new form of USB, a high data-transfer cable which is the interface for today's digital audio and video devices (allowing the user to send more than a CD's worth of data every 10 seconds). In the piece, the performer becomes the Fire Wire, relaying information to the audience at a high rate of speed.

Number of Players: 1
Difficulty: Grade 5
Instrumentation:
  • Player I:Marimba


  • Brett William Dietz (b. 1972) is Assistant Professor of Percussion at the Louisiana State University School of Music.  He is the music director of Hamiruge (the LSU Percussion Group).  He earned the Bachelor of Music in Percussion and the Master of Music in Composition/Theory from the Mary Pappert School of Music at Duquesne University. In 2004, Dietz earned his Doctorate of Music from Northwestern University.  He has studied percussion with Jack DiIanni, Andrew Reamer, Stanley Leonard, and Michael Burritt while his principal composition teachers include Joseph W. Jenkins, David Stock, and Jay Alan Yim.

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