Bongo Jazz

Year of composition
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
1 minute
World music
Solo instrument (Trombone)
Instrumental parts
Not available

A short little "Fusion" piece. Bongos meet the trombone….. The 32nd notes in the triplets are there just to act as a fill, but it could be any sort of fill, really. To be fair, the title is quite misleading as this is no jazz piece at all. I was standing on stage one day during a school play performance, and it had been decided the previous day that I should improvise something to go along with a dance. So, to keep things simple for myself, I chose a pentatonic scale to play. I figured it was a safe bet, and I could make up the rhythm as I went along. I think it turned out well, and I'm proud of it. =)

Please, do improvise. =)

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