Schirripa, Marco

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Born: 1989

Country: Syracuse, New York, U.S.A.

Studies: Ithaca College, Indiana University



Marco Schirripa has performed on international stages, including the U.S. Navy Band Saxophone Symposium, the International Tuba and Euphonium Conference, Zeltsman Marimba Festival, and several Percussive Arts Society International Conventions. He was named a finalist in the 2012 Percussive Arts Society International Marimba Competition, and took first place in both the 2013 Great Plains and 2014 Southern California International Marimba Competitions. He has also been active in the commissioning and premiering of works by composers as diverse as Masahiro Ishijima, Gordon Stout, Matthew Recio, Leroy Osmon, and Joshua Oxford. His playing appears on albums featuring the music of Gordon Stout, Dominick DiOrio, Leroy Osmon, and Amaury Leon Sosa. Marco’s compositions have been performed around the world and his work is available through C. Alan Publications and Keyboard Percussion Publications. He is a member of the Percussive Arts Society, Pi Kappa Lambda, and the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP). [1]

Works for Percussion

...?! for Snare Drum & Marimba - Snare Drum & Marimba
Autumnal Overture - Marimba
Breaking Out - Percussion Octet
Breakout RGV - Percussion 10
Coming to Peace - Marimba
Digital Dances 2 - Marimba Quartet
Digital Dance 3 - Percussion Quintet
Five Encounters for Viola & Marimba - Viola & Marimba
Four Fantasies for Clarinet & Marimba - Clarinet & Marimba
Music for a Video Game - Marimba
Thracian Rhythm - Multiple Percussion
Trio for Two Flutes & Marimba - Flute & Marimba