Tag Archives: Sheet music

What music have you available for percussion ensemble?

‘Too much’ was the reply… players and resources available made it easier to put together a list of titles. Continue reading

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Now Available In Print

Special announcement for the musicians and teachers that prefer print to the on screen version. All the Dozens of Duets books are now available to order in print in the United Kingdom. The £4.00 cost includes first class post to … Continue reading

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Me and my piano

I do not remember starting piano lessons although there are two dusty certificates somewhere in a box of papers to prove I passed my grade 1 and 2 piano examinations and for many years I spent hours at the piano … Continue reading

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Drummers are percussionists too

Well into the teaching term now and already some of the drum pupils are asking about when they will be playing percussion again. Introducing the sounds of percussion into the drum lessons has inspired most of the students to consider … Continue reading

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Christmas ready?

Treat your audience to a Salsa band for Christmas this year which will hopefully be an unexpected but exuberant surprise for them at the Christmas concert. Continue reading

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Only for those that strike…

clout, smash, caress, brush, swish, kick, pound and love playing percussion. Continue reading

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Blow it, bow it, bash it, smash it…

I am regularly asked by members of the audience “how many instruments do you play?” I normally reply “200 or so” and why this many? Continue reading

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