Timpani Solo Sheet Music

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.... 

Freytag-Ostinata-4T

Ostinata by Edward Freytag for solo timpani. This rudimentally based work for four drums uses very distinguishable melodies over rhythmic ostinati. A great musical statement f... 

Whaley-Scherzo for Timpani

Scherzo for Timpani by Garwood Whaley is a rhythmically driving solo with many meter changes that requires the use of four drums. Dedicated to Saul Goodman, Scherzo captures ... 

Berry-Mehteran-4T

Mehteran by Mark Berry for solo timpani. This piece draws influence from both the music of the Janissaries and their life experience in a historical context. The ominous sound... 

Leonard-March and Scherzo-5T (new edition)

March and Scherzo by Stanley Leonard is a two movement work for five timpani with two rototoms. The March is a slow steady movement for the timpani alone, while the scherzo is... 

Rife-Rhythmic Chants-4T

A three movement timpani solo full of drive and intensity, Rhythmic Chants by Marilyn Rife requires four drums. Parts of the music allow the player to use their fingertips ra... 

Kraft-M'SP-P/4T

M'S P by William Kraft is an encore piece that, in addition to 4 timpani, requires a suspended cymbal and a high pitched drum (bongo or small rototom tuned to middle C). ... 

Beck-Cross-Over March-2T

Number of Players: 1 Difficulty: Grade 4 Instrumentation: 2 Timpani 

Houllif-Suite for Timpani-4T

In three contrasting movements, Murray Houllif's Suite for Timpani is a moderately difficult solo that features metric variety and affords the performer the opportunity to dis... 

Thomas, A.-Fiero(Proud) - A Groove for Timpani-Cro/4T

Grade 5 solo piece for timpani Instrumentation: 4 Timpani Crotales (C.F)  

Carroll-Kalimba-4T

Number of Players: 1 Difficulty: Grade 2 Instrumentation: 4 Timpani 

Holly-Rondo for Timpani-4T

Rondo for Timpani by Rich Holly is a solo that utilizes two and four mallet techniques (yes it is a timpani piece!), multiple tuning changes. Unique piece for adv. high school... 

McCormick, Robert-Three Dances for Solo Timpani-4T

Three Dances for Solo Timpani was written by Robert McCormick in 1998 and dedicated to percussionist Neil Grover. The dances can be performed as individual solo works or toget... 

Whaley-Statement for Timpani-4T

An exciting, one movement work for 3 timpani. The many dynamic changes, slow-fast-slow form and multiple meters make this an ideal solo for contest or recital. 

Floyd-Theme and Variations for Four Timpani

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

Koontz-Three Balinese Impressions-4T

Three Balinese Impressions by C. Jason Koontz is a three movement work for solo timpani. This advanced solo is an impressive and exciting addition to any recital or audition. ... 

Eotvos-Thunder-1T

Thunder by Peter Eotvos is a single movement from his larger work "Triangel". Scored for a single timpano, this graphically notated piece involves rhythmic patterns played whi...