Zimfest 2013

June 27-30 — Pacific Lutheran University — Tacoma, WA

Arranging for Marimba

Teacher: Ric Alviso

Age Levels: Adults

Skill Levels: Intermediate Intermediate

Topics: Marimba

Audio recording allowed. Video recording allowed.

Cost: $28

In this workshop participants will learn some basic techniques on how to take a traditional song or mbira piece and arrange it for Zimbabwean marimba ensemble. I will teach two marimba pieces, while breaking the arrangements down to show how the pieces work. Participants will be provided with handouts and full transcriptions for the pieces discussed. Educators are welcome.

Student Materials: A standard set of 7 marimbas will be available for this workshop.

Session Location Length
Session 2 (Fri 1:00 PM) MBR 116 2 hours

Workshop Enrollment

Current Students Workshop Spaces Remaining Space
20 20 N/A

This workshop is full