Timpani Solo Sheet Music

Santangelo-Two Concert Pieces-4T

Two Concert Pieces for Four Timpani (with 4 Vibraphone Mallets) by Claudio Santangelo is a truly unique and fascinating timpani solo. This melodic work is sure to challenge th... 

Ferstl-French Suite for Four Timpani

Number of Players: 1 Difficulty: Grade 5+ Instrumentation: 4 Timpani 

Rhodes-Scenes From an Ancient Battle-4T

An exciting, semi-programmatic work, "Scenes from an Ancient Battle" by Michael J. Rhodes amply displays the timpanist's technical skills, including dampening, cross sticki... 

Adams-Five Timpani Solos (Concert Series No. 1)-4T

The solos in this concert series were written for the percussionist who is looking for recital and audition pieces that are challenging for the performer and enjoyable for the... 

Wagner-Taste of Timpani, A-4T/SD

Tom Wagner's A Taste of Timpani is for 4 timpani, snare drum, and solo voice. The soloist is required to employ all three musical instruments at the same time in a ver... 


Number of Players: 1 Difficulty: Grade 5 Instrumentation: 4 Timpani 

Goodman-Introduction and Allegro

Number of Players: 1 Difficulty: Grade 4 Instrumentation: 3 Timpani  

Carr-Just a Matter of Time-5T

Just a Matter of Time by Jamieson Carr for solo timpani. This creative solo highlights the melodic possibilities of timpani. 


Number of Players: 1 Difficulty: Grade 5 Instrumentation: 4 Timpani 

Fink, S.-Timpani Suite

Number of Players: 1 Difficulty: Grade 5 Instrumentation: 4 Timpani  

Coutsouridis-Variations and Themes for Four Timpani-4T

The five movements of Peter Coutsouridis' Variations and Themes for Four Timpani are arranged in an arch form. Movements I and V are related both thematically and in t... 

Parthun-Waltz for Two Big Drums-2T

Waltz for Two Big Drums is an excellent teaching piece by Jeffrey Parthun for developing the skills required for good timpani performance. Featured in this solo are dam... 

Orfaly-Improvvisato Contrasto-4T

Improvvisato Contrasto by Alex Orfaly is the first place winner of the 2010 Percussive Arts Society Competition Contest. This timpani solo is similar to Orfaly's "Rhapsody No....