Stream of Consciousness

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Stream of Consciousness

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from Dream Theater's “Train of Thought”

DIFFICULTY: ADVANCED / RUNTIME: 8’37

This advanced arrangement for mallet percussion features a faithful rendition of the original song's complex time signatures, harmonies, and textures, while also adding new layers of creativity and interpretation.

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Based on the track from Dream Theater’s 2003 release, “Train of Thought,” the progressive metal band's instrumental virtuosity is highlighted through a dynamic interplay of guitars, bass, keyboards, and drums. This advanced arrangement for mallet percussion features a faithful rendition of the original song's complex time signatures, harmonies, and textures, while also adding new layers of creativity and interpretation.

The arrangement begins with a beautiful guitar melody (represented in the metals) that sets the tone for the song's epic journey. As the other instruments enter, the arrangement builds in intensity and complexity, showcasing each musician's skill and musical personality. Throughout the arrangement, the interplay between the woods and metals creates a rich harmonic tapestry, while the bass and drums (represented in the woods) provide a solid rhythmic foundation that drives the song forward.

Ultimately, this arrangement offers a fresh perspective on the original song, while also highlighting the versatility and musicality of mallet percussion instruments.

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