This quintet scored for concert percussion section calls for snare drum and suspended cymbal; field drum and triangle; crash cymbals and castanets; bass drum and tambourine; 2 timpani and bells or
The Cryptic Blue Planet Lake was written as a vehicle for middle school percussion students to practice non-conducted chamber music performance, phrasing on indefinitely pitched percussion
Holy moly is this one fun! All you need is five percussionists, five chairs, a table, some plastic cups, and an audience ready to be entertained!
Scored for marimba quartet, bells, and xylophone, Larson's arrangement of Ding Dong! Merrily on High sparkles from the opening bell tones through the clever mixed meter all the way to the
Scored for four or five players, this ensemble is a rudimental fantasy which utilizes themes from three traditional snare drum compositions: Three Camps; The Downfall of Paris and
Scored for snare drum; tom-tom; cymbals and suspended cymbal; bass drum and tambourine; two timpani.
This drum-battle-style snare drum quintet is the pure definition of intense! Loaded with flash but still accessible to a high school ensemble. The piece simply refuses to be forgotten!
Scored for cowbell and marimba; vibraphone; triangle and (shared) marimba; drumset; four timpani; tambourine. Listed on various lists as either or both a quintet and sextet.
Chris Retschulte takes advantage of the timbral spectrum of mallet percussion to create an effective setting of Beethoven’s wildly famous Bagatelle No. 25 in A minor, better known as Fur
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