Used and Out of Print Books and Sheet Music and Books for Drums and all other Percussion Instruments
Old Chamber Music For Percussion. Used sheet music for percussion ensemble -arranged by-
Gabor Kosa. Score & parts for marimba, vibrafono, campane, timpani (Editio
Musica, Budapest, 1983) Folder worn with small tears on edges, music is very good.
Minuet and Trumpet Tune -by- Henry Purcell. Used sheet music arrangement for percussion band -arranged
& edited by- Ernest Read; scored for castanets, triangle, tambourine,
cymbals and drums with pianoforte accompaniment; score only - no separate parts
(Rhythmic Band Series 1, No. 6, Joseph Williams Limited, London, 1927) 3 pages.
Name on cover, covers are soiled, fold torn on fold, foxing and a few small tears on edges, music is good.
The Holiday Party Overture for Pianoforte Duet and Toy Instruments -by- Edith Rowlandl. Used
sheet music arrangement for percussion band, with separate parts for conductor's score,
pianoforte duet, triangle & tambourine, cuckoo & quail, nightingale and
rattle, drum (Rhythmic Band Series 2, No. 7, Joseph Williams Limited, London,
1926) Name and stamp on cover, foxing, fold of conductor's score part torn, else good.
Rhythm Time: Eight Percussion Scores -arranged by- Keith Curry (Music for Percussion). Used
sheet music for tambourines, drums, castanets, cymbals, and triangle for teachers who have
done some work with the percussion band. (Albert Edition 84. J Albert & Son. 1968) 8 pages. Very good.
Latin Grooves Volume 1: Traditional Latin American Percussion Ensemble Pieces -by- Philomena.
Pieces arranged from easiest to hardest. Score only - no separate parts. The author has drummed in many musical
situations from pipe bands to musical theatre, travelling circuses to orchestras to bands; and has taught drums and
percussion for over 23 years. (Philomena. Tabulam, NSW. 2007) No ISBN. Used book. Spiral-bound softcover book.
In very good condition.
Used and Out of Print Instruction Books for Percussion Instruments
The Percussion Band -by- Marjorie H Greenfield. Percussion bands provide excellent training in rhythm; many opportunities
for individual expression and also good team work; introduces children to instrumental music; leads to an intelligent interest in chamber
music and orchestral work; teaches the foundations of music; teaches rhythmic patterns which is invaluable preparation for fluent melody
reading; creative and interpretative faculities are developed through conducting and arranging music for the band. (Macmillan and Co Ltd.
London. 1939) Used book. Softcover. 40 pages. Small tears in upper edge. Tears in spine now taped. Foxing on edges of pages. Else
pages are good.
Progressive Steps To Syncopation For The Modern Drummer -by- Ted Reed. (Alfred Publishing Co Inc.
1996) ISBN 0882847953. Used softcover drumming book. 64 pages. Corners bumped. Else very good.
John Savage's Funky Drumming (The Art of The Drummer Series) -by- John Savage. (Published -by- John Savage.
King's Lynn, UK. No date) Used softcover drumming book. 40 pages. Front cover is marked with red felt pen. Corners bumped.
Some small stains on edges of pages. Else pages are very good.
The Startrite Tutor for Xylophone or Vibraphone. Lesson book for xylophone or vibraphone -by- Jack
Simpson. (Premier Drum Co Ltd. London. 1947) Used small softcover booklet. 24 pages. Light foxing on the covers.
Staples have rusted. Pages are excellent. Rare.
How To Play Drums -by- James Blades and Johnny Dean. Instruction book for drumming. Covers:
Elementary principles of music notation; The drum kit; Drumming techniques; The percussion instruments of the
Latin American orchestra; How to play orchestral percussion. IMP 9926. (Elm Tree Books. London. 1985) ISBN
0241116716. Used book. Softcover. 112 pages. Covers and spine are worn on corners and edges. Pages are very good.