Unaccomp. Solo

Xenakis-Rebonds-P

Rebonds is a major work by Iannis Xenakis for multiple percussion solo. A ritualistic web of complex rhythms in two substantial movements, this is rated as one of his... 

Kopetzki-Canned Heat-P

Winner of the 2002 PASIC composition contest - Canned Heat by Eckhard Kopetzki is a very popular medium-advanced mulit-percussion solo. This great solo work calls fo... 

Kraft-French Suite-P

William Kraft's French Suite is a classic collection of dances for solo percussion (mulit-percussion). The score contains a suggested set up as well as performance n... 

Cage-Child of Tree

Being on a tour in Arizona with the Cunningham Dance Company in 1975, one of dancers (Charles Moulton) brought a dried cactus to Cage, placed it near his ear and plucked the s... 

Hollinden-Cold Pressed-P

Dave Hollinden's popular multi-percussion solo Cold Pressed is set up as a modified drum set with timbral notation, meaning each instrument is assigned a pitch and ar... 

Lang-Anvil Chorus, The-P OS

David Lang, composer of The Anvil Chorus writes this about his piece - "When percussionist Steve Schick asked me to write him a solo piece I wanted to do something th... 

Xenakis-Psappha (GrS)-P OS

Psappha by Iannis Xenakis is a very famous work for mulit-percussion solo. "Psappha" is an archaic form of "Sappho," a great Greek poetess from the Island of Lesbos,... 

Tagawa-Inspirations Diabolique-P

Inspirations Diabolique by Rickey (Rick) Tagawa is a mulit-percussion solo of medium-advanced difficulty. The piece is broken up into 5 movements - Introduction, Dan... 

Burritt-Sticks of Eloquence-P/T/C

Sticks of Eloquence is a well rounded multi solo that will provide many challenges. The piece begins with a dramatic statement with alternating chime glisses and temple and cy... 

Kitazume-Side by Side-P

Side by Side for percussion solo by Michio Kitazume is an outstanding multi-percussion work that incorporates much freedom for the performer. Because of this freedom, ... 

Cage-27' 10.554" for a Percussionist-P OS

This is the last work in Cage's '10 000 things' series.Percussion instruments are divided into four groups: metal (M), wood (W), skin (S) and all others (A) e.g. electronics, ... 

Bergamo-Tanka(S)-P

Tanka is a multi-percussion solo composed for and dedicated to Jan Williams. Its features sections of dense rhythmic material contrasted with open sections or improvisations... 

Campbell-Engine Room-P

Engine Room by James Campbell is an advanced solo for multiple percussion. Number of Players: 1 Difficulty: Grade 5 Instrumentation: Bongos, 2 Tom-Toms, Ba... 

Kraft-Morris Dance-P

Morris Dance is another popular multi-percussion solo by famous composer and percussionist William Kraft. A bit easier than the English or French Suites, Morris ... 

Zivkovic-Generally Spoken It's Nothing But Rhythm-V/P OS

„Generally spoken", that is, when it is to be attempted – universal and comprehensive. There is courtesy but also censure. „It's nothing but..." that is, lyi... 

Ishii-Thirteen Drums-P OS

"Thirteen Drums" is a groundbreaking work for the multi-percussion genre. Ishii's instrumentation is somewhat limited in it's scope, however the rhythmic structure and form m... 

Cangelosi-Wicca-P

Wicca for solo percussion by Casey Cangelosi is scored for 2 gongs, finger cymbals, triangle, bass drum, tom tom, bongos, and conga. Composed in 2010, this piece runs approxim... 

Bliss (ed.)-Multitudes-P

The composers of the Multitudes incorporate a wide variety of inspirational concepts due to their varied backgrounds as innovators in the fields of multiple percussion ... 

Adams, T.-Tears-4 concert toms

Tears for 4 concert toms is a new work by Timothy Adams, Jr. This multi-metered work is a great study in movement and timing. Number of players - 1 Difficult... 

Dietz-FireWire-P OS

The title of Brett Dietz's piece FireWire is taken from the new form of USB, a high data-transfer cable which is the interface for today's digital audio and video devic...