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 of the
Anne of the Waves was commissioned for Anne Marie McReynolds. The three movements, "From the Waves," "Dreaming," and "Glistening, explore a wide array of moods and sonic atmospheres ranging from
Cast in the form of a programmatic, five-movement suite, Blue Lake Fantasies seeks to exploit both the technical facility as well as the lyrical quality of the ... view details
Based on material from Schumann's Violin Sonata No. 2, this set of 24 variations explores an all-encompassing range of techniques possible on the cello.
Chiariscuro is a charming four-movement suite for solo flute. Schocker's title refers to a Renaissance painting technique using dramatic contrasts between lightness and dark. Each movement (i.
Rhapsodic in its form, Chorea Luna is an intermediate four-mallet marimba solo by Max Marsillo. The piece weaves in and out of various themes, each with their own unique emotional qualities and
Collapse is a challenging, programmatic work for marimba inspired by a dark, heartbreaking play titled Marybeth.
One of the staples in contemporary mallet literature.
Schocker's musical charm is on display in Down the Garden Path, a brief suite for solo flute commissioned as a young artist competition by the Texas Flute Society. Three descriptive movements
Here is a slick multi-percussion solo that shows off the player's musicality, technique, and athleticism. Shown on several state and festival lists!
These unaccompanied arrangements of the famous Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov classic strive to maintain the integrity of the original, with an eye towards phrasing that is achievable for the Grade 5 musician.
Four Pieces for Timpani is a staple in standard timpani repertoire. The pieces are strong enough to be played individually yet contrast enough to be played as a suite.
Based around the eponymous book of the occult, Grimoire is an advanced vibraphone solo which provides a unique and dark atmosphere to a recital or concert.
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