Instrumentation: Snare Drum, Congas, Drum Kit (5 piece), Triangle, Tambourine, Wood Block, Bass Drum.
Grading: A.M.E.B. 2-3 | ABS 2 to 3 (Beginner/Intermediate)
Urban Phase is a work written to encourage visualisation and expression in the intermediate ensemble. Simple part writing on untuned instruments works together to give a complex and exciting soundscape, evoking the industrial sounds of a city or factory. This works suits an ensemble with players of varying technical abilities.