Scotch for Solo Snare Drum, Bass Drum and Cymbal
Composer: Alastair McKean
Instrumentation: Snare Drum, Bass Drum and Suspended Cymbal with 2 swizzle sticks, 2 superball mallets and one brush
Grading: A.M.E.B. 8 | ABS 5 (Advanced)
The ever pervasive 'Scotch' rhythm forms the basis of this set of variations. McKean's deft and insightful composition continues the unique expansion of new repertoire for Snare Drum!
This work is a commission for the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Snare Drum Award.