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  • Guru-Guru Percussion
    Guru-Guru Percussion
    Instrumentation Marimba Hand claps Castanets Instrumentation Marimba Hand claps Castanets ...                                 
  • Lost Crystal for Percussion Quintet
    Lost Crystal for Percussion Quintet
    Instrumentation Perc.1(Glockenspiel, Xylophone) Perc.2(Vibraphone) Perc.3(Timpani) *part for beginner Perc.4(Drum Set, Wind Chime) Perc.5(Suspended Cymbal, Wind Chime, Bass Drum) *part for beginner Instrumentation Perc.1(Glockenspiel, Xylophone) Perc.2(Vibraphone) Perc.3(Timpan...
  • Madonna dei Fusi for Percussion Quintet
    Madonna dei Fusi for Percussion Quintet
    Inspired by the work “Madonna dei Fusi (Madonna of the Yarnwinder)” by Leonardo DaVinci. The painting shows the Virgin Mary seated in a landscape with the Christ child, who gazes at a yarnwinder used to collect spun yarn. The yarnwinder reflects both as a symbol of Mary's domesticity and as a foreshadowing of the Cross on which Christ was crucified. The work is in ternary form... Inspired by the work “Madonna dei Fusi (Madonna of the Yarnwinder)”...
  • Princess Sa-ho Fantasy for Percussion Quintet
    Princess Sa-ho Fantasy for Percussion Quintet
    “Princess Sa-ho” is a goddess of spring. This percussion quintet depicts the changing scenery from cold winter to lively spring. The piece has four sections: the intensity of cold winter, new excitement played by the keyboard percussion, the heartbeat of the earth reflected in the membranophones, and all these characteristics combined for a grand finale. Be expressive, using the full... “Princess Sa-ho” is a goddess of spring. This percussion quintet de...
  • Second Suite for Percussion Quintet
    Second Suite for Percussion Quintet
    "Second Suite" was written for Kamiyamaguchi Junior High School Band, Tokorozawa, Saitama, in 1998. The writer utilized expressive, fragmentary short phrases. The first movement is bright with high tension. In the second movement, keyboards powerfully present the melody with the swell of waves. Mysterious tunes including augmented and diminished intervals dominate the third movement,... "Second Suite" was written for Kamiyamaguchi Junior High School Band,...
  • The Season of Sun for Percussion Quintet
    The Season of Sun for Percussion Quintet
    Instrumentation Perc. 1: Vib.Perc. 2: Mari.Perc. 3: Mari.Perc. 4: CongasPerc. 5: Dr.set Instrumentation Perc. 1: Vib.Perc. 2: Mari.Perc. 3: Mari.Perc. 4: CongasPerc. 5:...
  • Toy Box Fantasy for Percussion Quintet
    Toy Box Fantasy for Percussion Quintet
    There are a number of Japanese children’s songs such as “Omocha no cha cha cha” (Toy Dance Cha Cha Cha) where toys start dancing under a spell. This composition depicts such a scene. The work is consists of five sections. “Overture” (Midnight) evokes a scene at midnight when the toys come alive at the chime of the clock. “Robo’s March” depicts a... There are a number of Japanese children’s songs such as “Omocha no ...
  • Wild Red for Percussion Quintet
    Wild Red for Percussion Quintet
    Commissioned in 2016 by renowned percussionist Terada Yumi. “Wild”, “Burning Blood (Passion)”, “Red”, “Ritualistic”, and “Primitive” are words I imagined for this work. To bring out the natural character and expression of percussion, detailed attention was given to the orchestration. The music progresses to emphasize the power of... Commissioned in 2016 by renowned percussionist Terada Yumi. “Wild”,...