This swingin' tribute to Buddy Rich opens with an uptempo, hard- driving theme and closes with a slightly slower, more relaxed setting.
Featuring all components of a standard set, this jazz-style work can be opened up for an extended improvised solo and can also be played by two or more drummers --...
Solo with piano accompaniment. Arranged by Ken Swanson.
Arranged for 2, 3 and 4 mallets, this wonderful collection of 10 Baroque gems for capable players includes performance suggestions for each work.
Featuring the rudiments, flourishes and march tempo of Revolution-era military music, this was written to commemorate America's Bicentennial celebration in 1976.
Solo with piano accompaniment. Revised by Carl Reinecke, edited by Lorenzo Sansone.
First written in the key of Eb for solo horn, this adaptation by Jay Ernst in Bb for capable trombonists preserves the spirited tempo (quarter = 116) and ornamented style...
Solo with piano accompaniment.
Winner of the 1976 Clarinet Choir Composition Contest sponsored by Kendor and the University of Maryland, this contemporary original opens and closes with a slow, dramatic theme that contrasts beautifully with...
First issued in 1964, this popular concert work for capable drummers combines a series of 5, 7, 9 and 13-stroke rolls with right and left flams and rapid-fire 16th and...
Making full use of drums (snare, bass, small tom, large tom) and cymbals (hi-hat, ride, crash), this trendy funk outing is a satisfying workout for able players.
Latin music (bossa nova, samba, rhumba) is the primary focus of this collection for proficient 2, 3 and 4-mallet performers. The foreword suggests that the music can easily be adapted...
Baritone and Piano. Total duration time of 9:20. This contest bestseller features three contrasting movements: I. a spirited Allegro in cut time; II. a beautiful Larghetto in 3/4; and III....
With recurring thematic elements, repetitive rhythmic patterns, and expansive chords in the keyboard parts, this contest and recital standard finishes strong. Dramatic syncopations create a feeling of momentum and excitement. Duration 3:30. Percussion...
This famous parody of a Polish polka with abundant 'wrong' notes (dissonances), wide melodic leaps, and sudden dynamic changes is a sterling example of contemporary music with high educational and entertainment value. In...
These outstanding original four mallet marimba solos, inspired by the great Spanish guitar works of the 19th and early 20th Centuries, have become an important part of the serious marimbists’...
Compiled and revised by Daniel Bonade. Solos include: Introduction and Rondo - Widor Fantaisie Caprice - Lefebvre Fantaisie Orientale - d'Ollone 1st Fantaisie - Marty Solo de Concours -...
First published in 1977, this adventurous set of solos puts proficient drummers through the paces using a variety of performance techniques. Since each 'means' is over 2:30 minutes in length, playing them as single...
Written by Beethoven in 1814 as a humorous farewell song for a friend who was moving away from Vienna, this setting in the original key includes slurs and dynamics to aid with expression and interpretation. First released by Kendor...