Octaves: 3, 4 or 5 octaves bells
Composer: Michael Mazzatenta
AGEHR Level: II
Description: A set of three pieces that may be used individually or as a suite. Each piece evokes the character of the Old West. This suite is sure to be a favorite of school and community handbell groups.
Ancient Tribes is inspired by traditional songs of the Native American Church.
Listen to Ancient Tribes
Grand Canyons uses the tower swing, echo and gyro techniques to duplicate the echoes one might hear when standing in a canyon.
Listen to Grand Canyons
Ride 'em Cowboy uses lively rhythms and malleted notes to depict galloping horses.
Listen to Ride 'Em Cowboy
Recordings produced by SoundPrint Productions
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