Check-out this hip collection of snare drum solos written by Pro-mark's finest educators!A potpourri of 15 solos that range in difficulty from easy to extremely advanced. Each solo has an...
All 26 of the Standard American Drum Rudiments, their variations and a number of compound rudiments are used here to establish the countless possibilities which present themselves within the bounds...
Easy to difficult arrangements of snare drum solos that have long been standard items on contest lists. Excellent practice material.
17 Snare Drum Solos. 1 Snare Drum Duet. Seventeen solos and one duet for the advanced snare drummer. Includes: Eastman Etude • Exploring the Unknown • Innovation in 2/4 •...
Seventeen solos and one duet for the advanced snare drummer.
George Lawrence Stone's Accents and Rebounds, the follow-up to the classic Stick Control, builds on the basics with accent routines and more advanced rhythms to improve the player's finesse and...
Mitchell Peters’ Advanced Snare Drum Studies is a collection of advanced studies for snare drum, with the emphasis on control, touch, phrasing and style. This book is the natural progression...
A source book of original graduated reading studies for band/orchestra placement, grading, sight reading, regional/state auditions, teacher training classes and supplementary lesson material. Contains a wide variety of meters, keys,...
Classic Festival Solos offers the advancing instrumentalist an array of materials graded from easy to more challenging. There are different titles for each instrument, and an assortment of musical styles...
Classic Festival Solos, Volume II continues to afford the advancing student the opportunity to find performance materials graded from easy to more challenging, including exposure to a variety of musical...
For the intermediate-advanced snare drummer. Seven innovative rudimental snare drum solos composed in the drum-corps style. These musical contest solos include a number of visual effects, as well as corps-style...
Featuring the rudiments, flourishes and march tempo of Revolution-era military music, this was written to commemorate America's Bicentennial celebration in 1976.
This book contains supplementary studies at an advanced level which are expressively prepared to improve sight reading ability and technique. This book is geared towards the percussionist already familiar with...
Ten original solos in classical, march, Latin, Cajun funk, contemporary, bebop and hip-hop styles feature a wide range of performance techniques.
Duets for All enables any two instruments to play duets. Not only may two like-instruments such as two flutes play together, but two dissimilar instruments such as violin and tuba may...
In this creative, fast-paced work (quarter note = 140-152) for young percussionists, every player steps into the solo spotlight at least once before the strong finish in the final bar. Duration 1:45
Musical studies in basic time signatures and mixed meters. It also contains duets. For beginner players.
This rudimental snare drum solo, in the style of the composer’s “2040’s Sortie”, emphasizes technical control, sticking, and dynamics.
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...
Written as contest and instructional material for drummers in their formative years, this set of 14 solos presents music in a variety of styles -- jazz, Latin, rock, rudimental --...
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...
A melodic rondo for five players. Instrumentation: bells, xylophone, vibraphone, snare drum, tenor drum, bass drum, timpani, cymbals, triangle, finger cymbals, woodblock, and castanets.
This winsome trio for young percussionists features identical opening and closing statements and three repeated sections in between to build confidence. The overall dynamic level is piano,with a few well-placed crescendos for dramatic flair. Duration...
A comprehensive and musical beginning method that includes rudiments, reading, duets, repetition exercises, multiple drum studies and composition assignments.
This collection of 40 studies includes topics such as the rudiments of music, reading exercises, and a collection of rudimental studies for the beginning snare drummer. By following a progressive...
Thirty musically challenging solos for concert or adjudication. Advanced.
Snare drum solo for concert, contest or recital performance written by the Professor Emeritus of Percussion at the University of Texas.