Moore III, Joe W. There are 9 products.

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  • Unchained was written for my friend Oliver Molina who is currently Assistant Director of Bands at University High School in Orlando, FL. Oliver is also a DMA candidate at the University of Iowa and holds ABD status. Our friendship extends back to our days as students at the University of Central Florida. I wrote this work for Oliver in 2009 and it was...

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  • Thunder requires technical command of the instrument as well as a keen sense of musicality. The inspiration of the work comes directly from the title and is represented by the heavy articulated double stops in the opening of the piece. The metallic sounds used in the middle portion of the work are meant to evoke the image of lightning in the...

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  • Denkyem is the West African Adinkra symbol for the crocodile.and refers to the animal's adaptability – the fact that it breathes air but lives under water. This idea of adaptability is used throughout the piece as the motivic material is passed from player to player, adapting to the instruments used and the ever-changing time signatures.

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  • Dimension 5 is a multiple percussion duet. The piece is based on the number five and is filled with five bar phrases and groupings of five notes. Concepts from the additive process of Steve Reich’s piece Six Marimbas, along with ideas from Reich’s Piano Phase, and Moore's obsession with the number five came to play in the composition of this piece.

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  • Playing on the tribal nature of percussion instruments, Joe Moore has created a dazzling work of virtuosity for two players sharing a marimba and playing off their own multi-percussion set-ups.

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  • PROGRAM NOTES I began writing this piece after my flight to Ithaca, NY for my graduate school audition at Ithaca College. The piece is essentially to aid in my own fear of flying by putting more of a focus on the part of flying that us most enjoyable, which is being above the clouds. Looking out the window once the plane has broken through the clouds...

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  • The title Sweet Bread is inspired by “King Cake,” which is a traditional dessert served around the time of Mardi Gras. The instrumentation for this piece is similar to the instruments you may hear at Mardi Gras parades throughout the state of Louisiana. Part of the Ignite Series, the piece has a lot of built-in flexibility with instrumentation.

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  • Halley’s Comet was composed in the summer of 2015 as the obligatory piece for the I CONCURSO PARA MARIMBA MAESTRO ZEFERINO NANDAYAPA held in Paraíba, Brazil. The title of the work comes from a periodic comet that orbits the sun and was discovered by English astronomer, Edmond Halley. Halley’s comet is visible from Earth every 75-76 years and was seen in...

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  • Entourage is the result of a bunch of drummer friends getting together and improvising based on some preset criteria, such as layers of number groupings. It is ultimately an exploration of number groupings through layering and displacement in time. Deeply satisfying for performers and audiences alike!

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