Originally a marimba and piano duet commissioned by Una Duo, Almost Beyond was inspired by the poem and beautiful watercolor print of the same name by StoryPeople creator Brian Andreas.
Alternate Realities is a wonderful choice for middle school ensemble! After a quickly building intro and trade-off section between mallets, battery, and timpani, the piece settles
Chad Heiny’s brilliant piece Bad Juju juxtaposes deep African grooves played on traditional instruments and dissonant harmonic material played on three marimbas to create a feeling of uneasy
The referee monitors the Battle Royale between two teams. This piece requires each team to work together to create a monstrous sound and battle out their rhythms. Which team wins? You decide!
This high energy, fun samba is full of exciting rhythmic drive. Written for 10 players, accessible and powerful mallet parts, special effects and plenty of room for improvisation, makes this a winner!
Get your hands clapping with this party number! The perfect blend of soca and salsa will have your audience dancing in the aisles! Everyone enjoy!
Inspired by a trip to El Salvador and the white knuckle ride from the airport to the center of town, Bolado perfectly captures the fast-pace changing of lanes, quick maneuvers to avoid oncoming
For unpitched percussion, Bombastix offers your ensemble of young players the chance to have fun and flex muscles. You may wake the neighbors with this one, but they'll be glad you did!
Heavily influenced by the Charles Bukowski poem We Must, the inventive textures and moods of Bright Light–Dark Shadows explore the ideas of light and dark.
Take your audience to a white-sand beach with this island jam by Julie Davila!
A high-energy island party number with all the bells and whistles... literally!
With influences ranging from Carl Sagan to James Blake to Alejandro Viñao, Citadel of the Stars is a beautiful and colorful work for percussion orchestra that will leave you wanting
Dark Filaments begins with an explosion from a single point that spins out two threads, a dark pentatonic melody and a short rhythmic burst, and follows as they entwine and change each other as
With text by Lord Byron, The Destruction of Sennacherib is a powerful work for amplified spoken voice and a battery percussion septet. The piece is driving from beginning to end and will add a lot
This exciting three-movement work for large percussion ensemble represents the three books contained in The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri: Inferno, Purgatorio, and
Featuring a balanced ensemble of pitched and un-pitched percussion, Earth Dance is an exciting ensemble work that is audience friendly and would make a great concert opener for a high school or
Eine Kleine Soca Musik is a Trinidad twist on Mozart's classic Eine Kleine Nachtmusik. With an apparent inability to decide whether to be a soca or classical percussion ensemble, Eine
Excellence in Chamber Music, Book 2 is a collection of flexibly-scored ensembles - perfect for festivals, fall or spring concerts, summer camps, or ensemble practice. All fifteen songs are arranged
Hidden Dreams is a marvelously arranged piece for high school percussion ensemble. It starts with the mallet instruments creating a reverberation effect by passing around snippets of 16th
Written to depict the construction of a skyscraper, this piece uses elements of blues, jazz, and contemporary classical music to invoke an urban atmosphere. In addition to standard percussion
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