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Across the way in the music department of the Newhall School District, elementary schools will soon see two new concert snare drums and a percussion kit.
Conn French horns, King trombones, Ludwig snare drums and Steinway & Sons pianos.
Additionally, the program will include ``Architectures (for Iannis Xenakis),'' a work for 12 improvisers; ``The Visiting Tank,'' for string quartet and sampler; and ``Tub,'' a piece for five snare drums that will be performed by distinguished guest artist William Sinant and the CalArts Percussion Ensemble.
On display will be 200 selected snare drums from the Classic Drum Museum plus the renowned Dave Brown Collection.
Smith brilliantly captures the intensity of battle by having different instruments such as woodwind choirs, brass, and snare drums respond musically to one another in dramatic fashion.
The quiet campus was transformed into a cacophony of snare drums, chimes, symbols and bass drums.