A Sacred Vibe … a collection for vibraphone solo
Publisher: C. Alan Publications (2014)
Difficulty: Medium to Medium-Difficult
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A Sacred Vibe was written to provide recognizable but unique arrangements of familiar hymns for 4-mallet solo vibraphone. Included in this collection are a prelude on O God Our Help in Ages Past, a meditation on Fairest Lord Jesus, an offertory on Jesus Loves Me, and a postlude on Praise to the Lord, the Almighty, along with several others. All arrangements in this book are playable on a 3.0-octave vibraphone. I hope this collection will help you, and those who listen, enjoy these classic hymns in a new way!
dedicated to my grandfathers, Vic Morris and Roger Gottry, whose voices I still hear when I sing hymns
Gottry’s style is one of straightforward simplicity, presenting each hymn with clear traditional harmony yet often with textures that make these classics sound fresh and compelling. – Tom Morgan
Printed by permission of the Percussive Arts Society, inc.