Timpani Solo Sheet Music

Beck-Mixing It Up (SP)-2T/SD

Mixing It Up by John H. Beck that can be played in a variety of ways. This can be performed either as a snare drum solo, a timpani solo, or a timpani and snare drum duet. It's... 

Diemer-Toccata for Timpani-5T

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

Schinstine-Scary Scherzo-3T

A Scary Scherzo by William Schinstine is a melodic, compound meter timpani solo in a single movement. There is an emphasis on dynamics and syncopation in the performance of t... 

Orfaly-Improvvisato Contrasto (new edition)-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.... 

Riley-Delivering, A-4T

In Steve Riley's lively solo A Deliverance, sections alternate between 4/4 and 6/8. Very tonal set-up of F-C-D-F. Number of players: 1 Difficulty: Intermediate ... 

Rice-Baroque Suite-5T

Baroque Suite by Dwayne Rice is a delightful four-movement suite of Baroque dances for timpani. The four movements are typical of an instrumental suite of the baroque time per... 

Dietz-Perfect Circles-4T

Perfect Circles by Brett Dietz is a set of 12 pieces that move through the circle of fifths, with the aim of supplementing the current repertoire. The titles of the pieces are... 

Houllif-Contest Solos for the Intermediate Timpanist

Intended as a follow-up to Murray Houllif's collection for young timpanists, the solos in Contest Solos for the Intermediate Timpanist present developing players with a mix of... 

Leonard-Echoes of Eight-4T NEW EDITION

Echoes of Eight by Stanley Leonard is a timpani solo based on some of the rhythmic passages from Beethoven's Symphony No. 8. Beethoven's unique use of octaves on the timpani p... 

Tribby-Gray 102 for Solo Timpani (4T)

Gray 102 by Colin Tribby is a timpani solo for four drums, which features subtlety as its focal point. Through the use of quiet dynamics, short melodic motives, ringing chords... 

Houllif-Contest Solos for the Young Percussionist- Mall. inst./2T/SD

The 18 solos in Murray Houllif's Contest Solos for the Young Percussionist give the beginning percussionist an opportunity to perform on snare drum, timpani (2), and ma... 

Pollard-Shazam-(book w/DVD) SD/T/Mall. inst./P

Sink your teeth into - Shazam! ! by John Pollard, a diverse solo collection for snare drum, timpani, keyboard and multi-percussion. Great for auditions and contest festi... 

Zeltsman-Quatre Quatre-4T

My first love within percussion was timpani. I played piano from age 5, but my instrumental direction changed at age 13 within an hour of being thrown into playing timpani at ... 

Carroll-Brioso-4T

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

Crawford-Sonata for Timpani-4T

Stephen Crawford's Sonata for Timpani consists of three diverse stylistic movements, a challenging work-out. 2nd movement adds a temple bowl and triangle for effect. The 3rd m... 

Beck-Encounters-2-4T

Encounters, six grade 5+ works by legendary timpanist John H. Beck, are unique and will challenge any advanced players as they work to perfect their playing and improvisation ... 

Cals-Interlude-6T

Number of Players: 1 Difficulty: Grade 5+ Instrumentation: 6 Timpani  

Houllif-Hall of Fame Timpani Solos

The six solos in Murray Houllif's collection Hall of Fame Timpani Solos were inspired by the nicknames of some of the greatest baseball players of all time – all inducte...