Aires de Lando

Study Score, Downloadable

Duration 10:00 $30.00


Clarinet feature from the 5th reed part (C solo part included - could feature accordion or violin.) There is clarinet written in the 4th reed, but it can be played up the octave on tenor.


5 reeds, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, 1 bass trombone, Accordion, Piano, Guitar, Bass, Drums and cajons.

The offer contains

  • Downloadable PDF study score (transposed) for "Aires de Lando"
  • Downloadable PDF sketches of the composition
  • Streamed video of Maria discussing the writing of this piece
  • Downloadable MP3 alternate mixes of track to better hear rhythms and horns
  • Streamed interview with clarinetist/soloist, Scott Robinson
  • Streamed video of Scott Robinson's laboratory
  • Downloadable mix of the percussion (cajon) with bass


Recorded on Sky Blue, "Aires de Lando"  was commissioned by the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association Esa-Pekka Salonen, Music Director, Dianne Reeves, Creative Chair for Jazz.  On February 8th, 2006, it was given its world premiere at Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. This is a rather virtuosic clarinet feature. It's a multi-metered lando (a Peruvian rhythm. This includes an interview with Maria and Scott Robinson (clarinet soloist) and an interview with Jon Wikan (cajon), so that you can learn some things about Peruvian lando.  I will also include the cajon tracks along with just the bass track for you to really hear what's happening inside the rhythm. You'll also get a PDF of a couple of Maria's early sketches for this piece.

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