Written by the principal timpanist for the Boston Symphony, Tim Genis provides a comprehensive performance analysis of percussion accessory parts for the major symphonic repertoire. Edited by Anthony Cirone, this easy-to-understand book contains explanations, examples and details to specific sections of music, and is based on countless performances under many of the world's finest conductors. Accessory instruments covered in depth include the tambourine, triangle, bass drum, castanets, maracas, concert toms and roto toms. A must for all serious percussionists and a great resource for all instrumental directors as well. Enjoy!