Unaccomp. Solo

Williams-Tablature Transcription For Mbira Dzavadzimu vol. 1

Volume 1 of B. Michael Williams' MbiraTab series includes four previously unreleased transcriptions: Baya Wabaya, Karige Mombe Yekare, Nyamamusango and Shumba. Number o... 

Mazan-Ocean Sketches-Tenor steel pan

Ocean Sketches by Brent Mazan is a three-movement work for solo tenor pan in which each movement captures an image of the ocean. The first image, Ocean Floor, is simple but fa... 

Floyd (arr.)-Amazing Grace-Tenor steel pan

Arranged for solo tenor pan, this piece begins with a simplistic, lyrical statement of the traditional melody of "Amazing Grace". The technical demands on the performer are in... 

Floyd (arr.)-Were You There?-Tenor steel pan

Four-mallet playing is something not usually associated with steel drum performance. However, this arrangement of the popular traditional spiritual "Were You There" makes use ... 

Williams-Tablature Transcription For Mbira Dzavadzimu vol. 2

Volume 2 of B. Michael Williams' MbiraTab series includes four previously unreleased transcriptions: Hangaiwa, Shumba yaNgwasha, Chipundura and Bukatiende. Number of Pl... 

Floyd (arr.)-What Child Is This?-Tenor steel pan

This arrangement of the popular Christmas carol "What Child Is This" makes use of subtle, groove-oriented accompaniment figures underneath the recognizable melodic line. Dynam... 

Sheronick-Doubtful Sound-Frame drum

Doubtful Sound is inspired by a recent trip to New Zealand. A 50th birthday present from, and with, my loving wife Kathryn Lockwood and daughter Surriah. Our journey through... 

Floyd (arr.)-Angels We Have Heard On High-Tenor steel pan

This arrangement of "Angels We Have Heard On High" requires the performer to have two tenor pan mallets and two light nylon brushes. Portions of the piece require the performe... 

Morales-Matos-Variations on a Lament Theme-8 congas

Variations on a Lament Theme for 8 congas was inspired by the loss of a great man, Steve Weiss. The theme came out of a composition of mine titled "A Lament for percuss... 

Williams-Tablature Transcription For Mbira Dzavadzimu Vol. 3

Volume 3 of B. Michael Williams' MbiraTab series includes four previously unreleased transcriptions: Chakwi I, Nyuchi, Chakwi II and Dangurangu. Number of Players: 1... 

Floyd (arr.)-First Noel, The-Tenor steel pan

This arrangement of the traditional Christmas carol begins with a clear statement of the familiar melody followed by an arpeggiated development of the same melody. Sticking su... 

Williams-Tablature Transcriptions For Mbira Dzavadzimu Vol. 4

Volume 4 of B. Michael Williams' MbiraTab series includes four previously unreleased transcriptions: Marenje, Dangurangu, Mbavarira and Vasina Katura. Number of Players... 

Williams-Hann Drumming-Tar or bendir

Hann Drumming is a recital piece for frame drum (preferably tar or bendir) composed for Sarah Hann (sounds like "hand"). Sarah was a graduate assistant at Winthrop University ... 

Bobo-Triangulum-Steel Pan

Triangulum by Kevin Bobo is a solo for unaccompanied lead pan. The first section of the piece features an insistent eight-note ostinato at 180 BPM. This is followed by an exte...