Percussion and Timpani

Mallets:

  • One movement of a Bach cello suite or violin sonata/partita
  • 2 standard excerpts on either xylophone or glockenspiel. 

Examples:  Gershwin - Porgy and Bess;  Dukas - Sorcerer's Apprentice;  Copland - Appalachian Spring;  Messiaen - Exotic Bird;  Mozart - Magic Flute;  Stravinsky - Firebird  etc

Snare Drum:

  • 1 Standard Excerpt

Example- Delecluse - Etude no 1 from 12 Etudes for Snare Drum

Timpani:

  • 1 standard excerpt

Examples

Beethoven - Symphony no. 9 - mvt. 1 - coda
Mozart - Symphony no. 39 - opening of piece (first 6 measures)