A moderately difficult trap text that concentrates on developing coordination, hand and feet control and independence.
TB-2 Medium - Medium Difficult
15 MALLET DUETS Frank L. McCarty
A text of moderate difficulty arranged for any combination of mallet instruments from Haydn's FLUTE CLOCK PIECES.
DRUM ARRANGEMENT DUETS Bob Tilles
A unique drum text
that contains preparatory duet trap studies with the goal of preparing
the student for reading "drum parts". Fills, solos and tempo changes
are clearly exemplified in both solo and duet exercises, thereby
enabling the teacher to illustrate with the student in a musical
context. Special duet arrangements with varying metric changes are
written in one specific section of the text which is devoted to the
typical rhythmic "drum figures" found in the drumming idiom.
TB-4 Medium - Medium Difficult
MULTIPLE MALLET STUDIES FOR MARIMBA Ramon E. Meyer
anthology of brief selections from various composers. The works in
this text extend from the mid-16th century to present. This unusual
compilation of selections and adaptions for the marimba offers the
instrumentalist an excellent source of both interesting and challenging
TB-5 Easy - Medium
SNARE DRUM DUETS Donald K. Gilbert
A method that
provides ensemble experience for the beginning through intermediate
snare drum student in the form of duets. Arranged in progressing
difficulty, each duets provides something new for the student,
including varied meters.
TB-6 Easy - Medium
BACH FOR MALLET PERCUSSION Harrison Powley
An anthology of J. S. Bachs works from the NOTEBOOK OF ANNA MAGALENA BACH and the FRENCH SUITES.
TB-7 Medium - Difficult
ROTO-TOM SOLOS Harry Marvin, Jr.
A collection of solos
for 2, 3, and 4 roto-toms. Ideally suited as a supplemental teaching
aid, solo performances or simply pure musical enjoyment.
TB-8 Medium - Difficult
TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENT FOR THE MODERN PERCUSSIONIST Domenico E. Zarro
moderately difficult series of exercises written to develop and
maintain skill on the snare drum, timpani, mallets, tambourine and
TB-9 Easy - Easy Medium
READING AND TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENT FOR THE ELEMENTARY S. D. STUDENT Domenico E. Zarro
A series of exercises for the elementary snare drum student that focus on reading and technical development.
READING AND RHYTHMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR THE BEGINNING MUSIC STUDENT Domenico E. Zarro Exercises for the beginning music student that focus on rhythmic development.
J.S. BACH 16 TWO PART INVENTIONS FOR 2 MARIMBAS arr. by Harry Marvin, Jr.
An excellent pedagogical method that introduces the mallet player to many of the Baroque playing techniques. Inventions may be used with other mallet instruments..
MANUSCRIPT PAPER-SINGLE STAVES Ideal for notating non-pitched percussion. 48 easily rip out pages. 8 staves per page.
TB-13 Medium Difficult
GIDEON'S DRUM BOOK Darroll Vasek Multi-pattern based exercises for the snare drum and drumset.