Modern School for Xylophone Marimba Vibraphone

Author: Morris Goldenberg
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457403102
Release Date:
Genre: Music

The "Goldenberg book" has been used by generations of orchestral mallet players to develop their skills. As well as studies and etudes, this book includes excerpts of major orchestral repertoire for keyboard percussion instruments. This edition, edited by Tony Cirone, includes phrasings that were inherent in the music but not specifically written out. Stickings are also addressed: the original stickings are in uppercase letters, and the added stickings are in lowercase. This book is the primary source for keyboard percussion players to learn technique and orchestral repertoire.

Modern School for Mallet Keyboard Instruments Music Instruction

Author: Ben Hans
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781476856612
Release Date: 1981-01-01
Genre: Music

(Percussion). Modern School for Mallet-Keyboard Instruments contains materials for the development of technique, performance skill, reading ability and musicianship on marimba, xylophone, vibraphone, bells, and chimes. Compiled by experienced teachers and performers Jim Sewrey, Ben Hans and Tom Schneller, this book includes scalular materials, technical studies, selected excerpts from standard orchestral repertoire, etudes by the legendary Morris Goldenberg, melodic studies, and solos appropriate for recitals, juries, and auditions at the high school, college, and professional levels. This book addresses musical literacy, musicianship, performance, and technique as applied to two-mallet and four-mallet playing.

Modern School for Snare Drum

Author: Morris Goldenberg
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457404745
Release Date: 2002-09-19
Genre: Music

The "Goldenberg Book" has been used by generations of orchestral snare drum players to develop their skills. As well as studies and etudes, this book includes excerpts of major orchestral repertoire for snare drum and all of the instruments of the percussion family. This edition, edited by Tony Cirone, includes phrasings and stickings along with re-engraved etudes. This book is the primary source for percussionists to learn proper technique and important orchestral repertoire.

Four Mallet Marimba Playing

Author: Nancy Zeltsman
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781476865430
Release Date: 2003-11-01
Genre: Music

(Percussion). This book contains a lot of music, from musical etudes designed for beginning and intermediate players, to recital material appropriate for intermediate and advanced marimbists. It includes: examples taken from contemporary solo and chamber works, with commentary and performance tips; 50 studies to develop four-mallet technique in a musical way; 18 classic and contemporary solos for recitals, auditions or juries, written by Beethoven, Handel, Chopin, Debussy, Leonard Bernstein, Duke Ellington and others; and helpful guidelines for mallet selection, grip, strokes, tone production, rolls, stickings, phrasing and other important topics.

Masterpieces for Marimba

Author: Thomas McMillan
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457490498
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Genre: Music

A collection of pieces from the Baroque music period arranged for marimba solo.

Modern Mallet Method Book 2

Author: Phil Kraus
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457466430
Release Date: 1993-01-08
Genre: Music

A comprehensive approach to for vibraphone, xylophone, and marimba.

4 Mallet Fundamentals

Author: Neil Grover
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 1574630466
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Music

(Meredith Music Percussion). This book combines the 4 Mallet Primer by Neil Grover and 4 Mallet Exercises by Garwood Whaley into one comprehensive volume, providing students and teachers easy access to technical studies and musical materials at the beginning and intermediate levels.

Portraits in Rhythm

Author: Anthony J. Cirone
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 145746652X
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Music

One of the classic snare drum books in print today! This publication presents the reader with challenging and stimulating material for the intermediate and advanced percussion student. Contains 50 musical solos and brief performance notes.

Portraits in Rhythm Complete Study Guide

Author: Anthony J. Cirone
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457457989
Release Date: 1999-10-25
Genre: Music

The Portraits in Rhythm Study Guide contains a detailed analysis of the fifty snare drum etudes from Portraits in Rhythm. The observations and interpretations represent many years of performing and teaching. This comprehensive study guide gives you the author's insight on how to maximize the exercises, and it inspires skills which will carry over to other compositions and performances.

Percussion Keyboard Technic

Author: Thomas McMillan
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457490358
Release Date: 1993-01-08
Genre: Music

This method provides material for beginning students to progress according to their abilities and continues to motivate and sustain interest with the highest quality music.

Fundamental Method for Mallets

Author: Mitchell Peters
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0739020501
Release Date: 1996-12-01
Genre: Music

This comprehensive new method by Mitchell Peters (principal percussionist of the Los Angeles Philharmonic) helps percussionists at any level develop solid skills. The method contains an abundance of essential exercises and etudes for both 2- and 4-mallet technique in two convenient volumes! Covers the grip, stroke, playing position, reading and technical studies, and more! The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance.