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,...
For 4 Timpani and Suspended Cymbal.
Includes Recitative and Improvisation.
For the first time, the Fanfare and Theme from Richard Strauss's Also Sprach Zarathustra is available for six part Trombone Ensemble with optional Timpani and Organ. Mr. Jeremy Kempton has...
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
An indispensable book for all timpanists! Divided into 4 sections: Fundamentals: Exercises for the Development of Technique on Two Drums, Three and Four Drum Technique, and Repertoire for Timpani. This...
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.
All of the fundamental elements of timpani playing are presented and illustrated. Tuning studies are developed in a unique easy to understand manner. The most complete beginning method available.
Vic Firth's three solo impressions (for 2, 3, and 4 timpani) are cornerstones of the timpani repertoire. A complete one-volume book with a CD containing audio performance and MIDI version.
A standard in the percussion repertoire, every timpanist should have the chance to perform this one! This advanced solo in three movements combines various styles and techniques for an exciting...
One of the standard texts in its field. A modern course in percussion studies including all standard and modern drum strokes, drum solo passages from world-famous concert and symphonic compositions,...
Three contrasting and challenging movements that contain many contemporary compositional devices. This work, which requires advanced technical and musical proficiency, is ideal for university recital or jury exams.
William Schinstine's Tymp Tunes collection includes solos which are already on state and national contest lists, in addition to six entirely new works. The level of difficulty ranges from medium...