This piece for full percussion orchestra calls for a few rare instruments found in the region of Nepal, which give the piece a unique sound. Instruments like Himalayan yak bells, singing bowl, bamboo wind
Jalopy is a programmatic piece that uses all sorts of fun and engaging auxiliary percussion instruments to depict a run-down, rusty old automobile. In addition to these auxiliary instruments like a
For marimba & percussion ensemble. First printing. Three movement work. Dedicated to Robert McCormick. Premiered by Nick Bruno and the University of South Florida Percussion Ensemble on January 27,
This exciting and fun percussive tour de force is highly energetic and powerful throughout, and also includes opportunities to improvise. Three rhythmical levels of a 3 over 4 hemiola are developed
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 15 songs are arranged for
In When You Hear the Drum, Brian Slawson combines two anonymous traditional chants, Sing We Now of Christmas and Fife & Drum, into a modern groove-oriented holiday jam. There
Chad Heiny’s Panthera Pardus is a musical ode to the leopard, an animal with many moods and characteristics. Similarly, Chad has filled this piece with a wide variety of colors, textures, and
After returning home from the Amazon jungle of Peru, Jim Casella wrote Windows of the Maloca as a testament to the spirit of connectedness he experienced. This
Kirk Gay brings the soundtrack of Undertale, a hugely popular role-playing video game by Toby Fox, to the world of percussion ensemble with the medley Orchestrations of the Underground.
The first musical instruction given in this piece is "With Battle-like Tendencies". Big unison hits and an onslaught of intense 16th note passages make this piece exactly what you'd expect after
This exciting piece is a great way to begin a concert, or featured at contests! Each performer is given the opportunity to shine!
Like a Giant Refreshed was written for Dr. Megan Arms, Dr. Julia Gaines, and the University of Missouri Percussion Ensemble and was premiered at the Missouri Music Educators Convention January
Isbjerg, Danish for iceberg, comes from both the imagery of what it might be like to tour icy waters in an old wooden boat and how small one must feel when, out of the mist, an iceberg appears. One
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In Trinidad Tidings, John Willmarth has mashed up some of our favorite holiday tunes for a standard percussion ensemble. Joy to the World, Deck the Halls, Ode to Joy, and
Take your audience to a white-sand beach with this island jam by Julie Davila!
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!
Intriguing and thinly scored, Passage to Infinity offers well-crafted texture and an atmosphere perfectly reflective of the title. It is driven by a woodblock ostinato resembling a
Here is a fun piece that re-creates the color and splendor of a mariachi band in two traditional styles put together seamlessly.
Here is a piece that walks the line between accessibility and musical intensity. Throughout the piece, the modal melodies and driving rhythmic passages switch seamlessly between blending and trading
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