by Brandon Dittgen
Instrumentation: Mallet 1 (Xylophone or Marimba), Mallet 2 (Vibes or Marimba), Mallet 3 (4.3-octave Marimba), Egg Shaker, Cajon, Hand Clap 1, Hand Clap 2, Hand Clap 3
Mallet 1 or 2 can be performed on a single marimba with Mallet 3.
Dénia is written for percussion ensemble in the style of a Spanish Flamenco. Flexible mallet voicing allows for a variety of melodic timbres; accompanies by a Flamenco rhythm section that includes traditional Palmas-style hand-clapping.
The EDGE Series is a collection of percussion ensembles featuring many popular musical styles – from funk to calypso to techno. It was developed to excite a wider range of ensembles, directors, and audiences while retaining the level of integrity you have grown to expect from C. Alan Publications.