Ritmos Colorados - Andrew Adrizzoia
A unique and colorful work for 8 percussionists. The work consists of an introduction followed by eight “etudes.” Various types of activities (active, rolled, isolated, etc.) and timbres (wood, skin, metal, pitched/unpitched) cycle against one another to create a shifting soundscape.
Category: Percussion Ensemble
Features: A conducted piece that features fast 32nd notes, hocketed rhythms between most players, and highly chromatic tone clusters.
Written for Dr. Jonathan Latta and the Fort Lewis College Percussion Ensemble