Mallet Instrument Solo Sheet Music

Ford - Moon Chasers - M

Moon Chasers is a marimba solo written by UNT Percussion Coordinator Mark Ford. Premiered in Lima, Peru in 2014, the music is about two people in love who are separated over ... 

Muniz-Ripples in the Water-V

This piece opens with a flowing introductory section, emphasizing arpeggiated figures (mallet permutations 1234234) , then gives way to a very tuneful ballad. Ripples in the ... 

Carey-Absconding Thoughts

Number of Players: 1 Difficulty: Grade 5+ Instrumentation: Vibraphone 

Papadimitriou-Taxim IV Op. 17

In Persian, Taxim is the ramp where musicians would play (taquasim). In Turkish, it means crossroad (taksim). Traditional Greek musicians, in place of the word key or mode, us... 

Spencer-Ask (New edition)-V

Ask for Solo Vibraphone by Julie Spencer was written in the summer of 1991. It was written during her time at the California Institute of the Arts. It became the titl... 

Bach-Complete Suites for Unaccompanied Cello and Sonatas for Viola da Gamba (Dover)-M

Complete Suites for Unaccompanied Cello and Sonatas for Viola Da Gamba by Johann Sebastian Bach. This book contains the six cello suites (BWV 1007–1012) and 3 sonatas (B... 

Desportes-20 Petites Pieces-X

Number of Players: 1 Difficulty: Grade 6 Instrumentation: Xylophone 

Difilippantonio-Scenes for Summertime-V

Scenes for Summertime by Dana Difilippantonio is the 2nd place winner of the PAS composition contest for 2011. This five movement solo provides a clear narrative, however i... 

Jones-Star of the Sea-V

Even though the inspiration for Star of the Sea by Brett Jones was a Gregorian chant, the piece is all modern vibraphone. Lush melodic lines and captivating harmonies abound.... 

Combs-Reflections

Opening with a brief rubato jazz ballad, the piece then moves into a samba feel before returning to the ballad again. Pedal and mallet dampening are indicated throughout the p... 

Church-Vibrachrome-V

Vibrachrome is a challenging ten minute work for solo vibraphone by Joseph Church in two movements. The first movement is an exploration of the technical and sonoric p... 

Clementi-Sonatina arr. Kite-Mall. inst.

This arrangement of Muzio Clementi's famous Sonatina for piano by Rebecca Kite is playable on ANY mallet instrument. It is a short, medium level 2-mallet solo that is ... 

Jobim-Chega de Saudade arr. Burton/Uzcategui-V

Jose Uzcategui has meticulously transcribed Gary Burton's legendary 1968 live TV performance of Antonio Carlos Jobim's Chega de Saudade in Copenhagen. This incredible solo ... 

Liptak-Quicksilver Pieces-V OS

Liptak's "Quicksilver Pieces" is a work for solo vibraphone and is presented in 3 movements: 1.Gavotte 2. Barcarolle 3. Tarantella Written for Timothy Adams of the Pittsb... 

Vidales-Time-Clouds-V

Time-Clouds by Jorge Vidales explores the possibilities of aggregate sonorities and resonances that rise from the vibraphone to form large events, or "mists" of sound. ... 

Ukena-Tears of Long Lost Love-V

Tears of Long Lost Love by Todd Ukena, a four mallet piece for unaccompanied vibraphone, is a great recital or contest selection for the intermediate player. Number of ... 

Vidiksis-Song for Andrew Martin, A-B

A Song for Andrew Martin by Adam Vidiksis is inspired by Isaac Asimov's short story "The Bicentennial Man." The glockenspiel here depicts Andrew's (the robot) isolatio... 

Smith, Stuart S.-Mornings-V OS

Mornings by Stuart Saunders Smith for solo vibraphone. Smith has come to create a diverse and unusual body of musical and literary compositions. His music is impressive in bot... 

Combs-Change My Medication

Number of Players: 1 Difficulty: Grade 4 Instrumentation: Marimba