Pataruco: Concerto for Maracas and Orchestra

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Catalog numbers: 

LKMP R01125/ HL 43864

Duration (minutes): 
15
Detailed Instrumentation: 
Maracas Solo: 2.2.2.2: 2.2 +BTbn.0: Timp.Percussion.Hp: Str
The only concerto of its kind, Pataruco showcases the style of maraca playing found only in the folk music of Venezuela and Columbia.  Versions for orchestra and wind symphony are available from the publisher.