Enquiries: 020 3005 4921
info@altopublications.com
 

enSNARED

Tom's Foolery

David Powell

David Powell

David Powell is Head of Percussion and Assistant Head of the Gwent Music Support Service which currently teaches over 1,000 drum and percussion students weekly through schools and colleges.

David studied Jazz & Light Music at the City of Leeds College of Music and was a post-graduate at the National Centre for Orchestral Studies, Goldsmiths College. On leaving college he toured with the critically acclaimed R & B outfit The Big Town Playboys.

As musical director for the Greater Gwent Percussion Ensemble, David regularly writes new material for the group as well as for local school ensembles.

Catalogue

enSNARED ALTOP003

A detailed concert piece for percussion quartet. Written for four snare drums of different pitches this technically challenging piece of medium difficulty is an ideal concert opener for a group of performers of Grade 5 standard and above.

Instrumentation:
Player 1 - Snare Drum (high pitch)
Player 2 - Snare Drum (medium-high pitch)
Player 3 - Snare Drum (medium-low pitch)
Player 4 - Snare Drum (low pitch)

Duration: 3 minutes

Score Sample

Price: £14.95

Tom's Foolery ALTOP004

Tom’s Foolery is written for four players playing one tom tom and one cowbell each. An impressive concert item that rattles along in 6/8 and 2/4 with much dynamic contrast highlighting interwoven melodies across the cowbells. Suitable for players of Grade 5 upwards.

Instrumentation:
Player 1 - Tom-tom (high pitch), Cowbell (high pitch)
Player 2 - Tom-tom (medium-high pitch), Cowbell (medium-high pitch)
Player 3 - Tom-tom (medium-low pitch), Cowbell (medium-low pitch)
Player 4 - Tom-tom (low pitch), Cowbell (low pitch)

Duration: 3 minutes

Score Sample

Price: £14.95