Luz y Sombra
by Jorge Vargas, Grade 2, for Concert Band
About Luz y Sombra
It was my intention to write a pasodoble that can be played by younger groups, but at the same time maintain the essence of a more challenging pieces. I have been exposed to pasodobles most of my life, mainly through the mariachi groups that I have been a part of, and I can say that the pasodoble is my favorite style of march. This is a great piece to introduce your students to the world of the pasodoble. I hope you enjoy it!
PRICING (AVAILABLE MID-SPRING 2022)
Digital Copy (PDF and Site License) – $60.00
Printed Copy – $60.00
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About the Composer:
Jorge L. Vargas is a band director at Memorial Junior High in Eagle Pass, TX. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from The University of Texas-San Antonio and a Master’s Degree in Education from Lamar University. Mr. Vargas has written and arranged for concert band, marching band, string orchestra, and mariachi ensemble. His music has been performed at many festivals and competitions by high school groups and by professional groups alike. Jorge is a member of BMI, the Texas Band Masters Association and the Texas Music Educators Association, where he has served as the Region 11 Mariachi Coordinator. Mr. Vargas lives in Eagle Pass with his wife, Adriana, a 5th grade math teacher.