Chamber Music

Composer

Title

# of Percists

Total # of Players (if different)

Description

Abigana, Brett

Modulation 6.1

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Adams, John Luther

…dust into dust…

4

 

4 snare drums

Adams, John Luther

Quiyan

4

 

4 bass drums

Adams, John Luther

Red Arc/Blue Veil

1

2

piano, percussion, sound files

Albert, Ludwig

The Universe

2

orchestra

Double marimba concerto with orchestra

Alford, Travis

Froschteichmusik

4

 

percussion ensemble

Anderson, Leroy

The Typewriter

5 (solo +4)

 

Solo typewriter with Perc Ensemble

Andersson, Fredrik

The Loneliness of Santa Claus

2

 

2 marimbas

Andres, Timothy

Crashing Through Fences

1

2

piccolo flute, glockenspiel, and 2 kickdrums

Andriessen, Louis

 Hoketus

2

13

Two pianos, two Fender Rhodes electric pianos, two sets of panpipes, two saxophones, two electric bass guitars, and two conga players

Andriessen, Louis

Hout

1

4

tenor saxophone, marimba, guitar and piano

Andriessen, Louis

Life

1

6

Sop. Sax (or clarinet), percussion, Piano, guitar, Cello, Double Bass

Andriessen, Louis

Workers Union

indeterminate

2 or more

any loud sounding ensemble

Andriessen, Louis

Zilver

2

7

Flute, Clarinet, Vibraphone, Marimba, Piano, Violin, Cello

Andriessen, Louis

Bells for Haarlem

1 to 4

4

vibraphone/glock, piano, keyboard, celesta

Askill, Michael

Lemurian Dances

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Aperghis, Georges

Les Guetteurs de Sons

3

 

Percussion Ensemble

Bartok, Bela

Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion

2

4

2 pianos, 2 percussionists

Beall, Andy

Rancho Jubilee

3

 

3 cajons

Becker, Bob

Mudra

5 (solo + 4)

 

Percussion ensemble

Bergamo, John

Piru Bole

indeterminate

 

Percussion Ensemble

Bergamo, John

Foreign Objects

6

7

Percussion Ensemble + bass

Bergamo, John

Grand Ambulation of the Bb Zombies

5

6

Percussion Ensemble + bass

Berio, Luciano

Circles

2

4

Mezzo Soprano, harp, and percussion

Bettison, Oscar

Four Drums for Dresden

4

 

4 drumsets

Beyer, Johanna

IV

9

 

indeterminate instrumentation

Birtwhistle, Harrison

For O, For O, the Hobby-Horse is Forgot

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Bissell, Paul

Equal Fire

6

 

Percussion ensemble

Boulez, Pierre

Sur Incises

3

9

3 pianos, 3 harps, 3 percussion

Boulez, Pierre

Le marteau sans maitre

3

7

Contralto and ensemble

Boulez, Pierre

Dérive I

1

6

Vibraphone, piano, flute, clarinet, violin, cello

Boulez, Pierre

Dérive II

2

11

English Horn, Clarinet, Basson, French Horn, Marimba, Vibraphone, Harp, Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello

Brettingham-Smith, Jolyon

Doors of Perception

5

 

Percussion Ensemble

Cage, John

First Construction

6 + assistant

 

Percussion ensemble

Cage, John

Second Construction

4 (3+prepared piano)

 

Percussion ensemble

Cage, John

Third Construction

4

 

Percussion ensemble

Cage, John

Living Room Music

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Cage, John

Amores

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Cage, John

Imaginary Landscape No. 2

5

 

Percussion Ensemble

Cage, John

Credo In Us

   

Percussion Ensemble

Cage, John

Quartet

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Cage, John

Trio

3

 

Percussion Ensemble

Cage, John

But what about the noise of crumpling paper which he used to do in order to paint the series of “Papiers froisses” or tearing up paper to make “Papiers dechires?” Arp was stimulated by water (sea, lake, and flowing waters like rivers), forests

indeterminate

 

Percussion Ensemble

Cage/Harrison

Double Music

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Cangelosi, Casey

Plato’s Cave

2

 

Percussion Duo

Casella, Jim

Katraterra

9

 

Percussion ensemble

Celli, Joseph

Snare Drum for Camus

4

 

snare drum

Chapman, Evan

Memory

4

 

4 desk bells, playback

Chavez, Carlos

Toccata

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Cirone, Anthony

4/4 for Four

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Condon, Owen Clayton

Fractalia

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Cowell, Henry

Ostinato Pianissimo

8

 

Percussion Ensemble

Cowell, Henry

Pulse

6 (5 plus assistant)

 

Percussion Ensemble

Cowell, Henry

Refrain

   

Percussion Ensemble

Crumb, George

Idyll for the Misbegotten

3

4

flute and percussion

Crumb, George

Music for a Summer’s Evening, Makrokosmos III

2

4

2 pianos, 2 percussion

Crumb, George

Madrigals I-IV

1

5

percussion, flute, harp, bass, soprano

Crumb, George

Ancient Voices of Children

3

9

soprano, boy soprano, oboe, mandolin, harp, amplified piano (and toy piano), and percussion

Crumb, George

Songs, Drones, and Refrains of Death

2

6

baritone, amplified piano/harpsichord, electric guitar, electric double bass, 2 percussionists

Crumb, George

Dream Sequence (Images II)

1

5

Violin, Cello, 2 offstage glass-harmonica players, 1 percussionist

Crumb, George

Night of the Four Moons

1

5

1 Alto, 1 Alto-flutist (also playing piccolo), 1 banjo player, 1 electric cellist, 1 percussionist

Crumb, George

Mundis Canis (A Dog’s World)

1

2

guitar and percussion

Crumb, George

Quest

2

6

Guitar, soprano sax, harp, bass, 2 percussion

Crumb, George

Lux Aeterna

2

5

soprano, bass flute/ soprano recorder, sitar, 2 percussion

Dahl, Ingolf

Duettino Concertante

1

2

flute and percussion

Daughtrey, Nathan

Rock House Creek

2

 

marimba and vibraphone

Daughtrey, Nathan

Strange Dreams

1

1

Marimba and alto sax or clarinet

Davidovsky, Mario

Synchronisms No. 5

5

 

Percussion Ensemble with tape

de Mey, Thierry

Table Music

3

 

3 tables

Deane, Christopher

Vespertine Formations

4

 

4 marimbas

Denisov, Edison

Concerto Piccolo

6

7

saxophone with percussion ensemble

Denisov, Edison

Three Pieces for Percussion

3

 

Percussion Ensemble

Diaz, Javier

Sakpata

15

 

Percussion Ensemble plus vocal/drummer soloist and chorus of percussionists

Dicke, Ian

Isla

1

2

vibraphone, flute, electronic processing

Dillon, James

East 11th Street 10003 NYC

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Donatoni, Franco

Darkness

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Druckman, Jacob

Animus 2

2

4

soprano, harp, 2 percussion

Druckman, Jacob

Come Round

1

6

violin, cello, flute, clarinet, piano, percussion

Dutilleux, Henri

Les Citations

1

4

Oboe, Double Bass, Harpsichord, Percussion

Fischer, Jeff

Blue Song/ Plastic Dance

   

Percussion Ensemble with 2 soloists

Firth, Vic

Encore in Jazz

7

 

Percussion Ensemble

Ford, Mark

Stubernic

3

 

one marimba

Ford, Mark

Head Talk

5

 

drum heads

Foss, Lukas

Quartet for Percussion

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Gauger, Tom

Portico

10

 

Percussion Ensemble

Gauger, Tom

Past Midnight

10

 

Percussion Ensemble

Gauger, Tom

Gainsborough

5

 

Percussion Ensemble

Gendall, Chris

Hand to Hand

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Ginastera, Alberto

Cantata para America Magica op. 27

13

17?

Dramatic soprano, two pianos, celesta, percussion

Golijov, Osvaldo

Mariel

1

2

cello, marimba

Green, George Hamilton

Rags

1 to 6

open

Xylophone solo with ensemble

Greenstein, Judd

Ill

2

4

2 violins, drumset, marimba

Grisey, Gérard

Tempus ex Machina

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Grisey, Gérard

Stèle

2

 

Percussion duo

Grisey, Gérard

Le Noir de L’Etoile

6

 

Percussion with tape

Griswold, Erik

Strings Attached

6

 

Percussion Ensemble with large pole, strings, lighting

Gordon, Michael

Timber

6

 

6 wood simantras

Gubaidulina, Sofia

in the beginning there was rhythm

7

 

timpani solo with percussion ensemble

Harder, Lane

Circus Plenus Clamor Ingens Ianuae Tensae

6

 

6 players, 3 marimbas

Harnsberger, Andy

Coming Undone

7

 

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Song of Queztecoatl

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Canticle #1

5

 

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Canticle #3

   

Percussion Ensemble with guitar and ocarina

Harrison, Lou

Canticle #5

5

 

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Bomba

5

 

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Concerto for Violin and Percussion Orchestra

5

6

Violin solo with Percussion ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Concerto for Organ and Percussion Orchestra

   

Organ, Piano, Celesta, and percussion ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Drums of Orpheus

   

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Fifth Simfony

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Fugue

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

In Praise of Johnny Appleseed

3

 

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Simfony #13

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Suite

5

 

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Labyrinth #3

11

 

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Waterfront

     

Harrison, Lou

Before piece to the Medea

4

6

Horn, Soprano, 4 percussionists

Harrison, Lou

Ominipotent Chair

   

Xylophone, drums, bells, zither, bass

Harrison, Lou

May Rain

1

3

Voice, prepared piano, tam-tam

Harrison, Lou

A Glyph for Katy Litz

   

prepared piano and percussion

Harrison, Lou

Majestic Fanfare

2

5

3 trumpets, snare drum, bass drum

Harrison, Lou

Suite for Violin and Gamelan orchestra

   

Violin and percussion ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Double Fanfare

12

 

Percussion Ensemble with western and non-western instruments

Harrison, Lou

Tributes to Charon

3

 

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

Music for Remy

1

2

oboe and percussion

Harrison, Lou

First Concerto for Flute and Percussion

2

3

Flute and 2 percussion

Harrison, Lou

Conquest

1

4

Flute or ocarina or recorder, piano, conch shell, percussion

Harrison, Lou

Counterdance in Spring

3

 

Percussion Ensemble

Harrison, Lou

The Perilous Chapel

1

3

cello, percussion, harp

Harrison, Lou

Varied Trio

1

3

violin, piano, percussion

Harrison, Lou

Clay’s Quintet

1

5

Trumpet, cornet, mandolin, harp, percussion

Harrison, Lou

Songs in the Forest

1

4

Flute/piccolo, violin, vibraphone/marimba, piano

Harrison, Lou

Rhymes with Silver

1

5

Violin, viola, cello, piano, percussion

Harrison, Lou

Suite for 4 Haisho and Percussion

2

7

4 Haisho, 2 percussionists, reader

Herrera, Reynaliz

Tres de tres para tres

3

 

Percussion Ensemble

Higdon, Jennifer

On A Wire

1

6 + orchestra

Ensemble solo with orchestra

Higdon, Jennifer

Splendid Wood

6

 

6 players, 3 marimbas

Holló, Aurél

José / beFore John 5

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Humet, Ramon

Mantra II

4

 

Templebowls

Hurel, Philippe

Kits

7

8

Percussion Ensemble, electric bass

Husa, Karel

Drum Ceremony

5

 

Percussion Ensemble

Husa, Karel

Three Dance Sketches

4 or more

 

Percussion Ensemble

Ignatowicz, Anna

Passacaglia

2

 

marimba and vibraphone

Jolivet, André

Rhapsodie á  sept

1

7

Clarinet, Basson, Cornet, Trombone, Percussion, Violon, Double Bass

Jolivet, André

Suite in Concert for Flute and Percussion

1

2

Flute and percussion

Jolivet, André

Cérémonial (Homage á  E.Varèse)

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Jolivet, André

Heptade

1

2

Trumpet and Percussion

Jolivet, André

Petite Suite

1

7

2 Violons, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Piano, Percussion

Jolivet, André

Pipeaubec

1

2

Recorder or Flute and small percussion

Jolivet, André

Suite delphique

3

12

Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, 2 horns, Trumpet, Trombone, Onde Martenot, Harp, Timpani, 2 Percussions

Jolivet, André

Une Minute-Trente

1

2

Flute or recorder and percussion

Jones, David P.

Legal Highs

1

2

marimba & violin

Kagel, Mauricio

Rrrr…

2

 

Percussion Duo

Kolm, Jonathan

Cantogo

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Kondo, Jo

A Volcano Mouth

3

 

3 marimbas

Koppel, Anders

Toccata

2

 

marimba, vibraphone

Lampkin, John

George Washington Never Slept Here

1

2

piano and percussion

Lane, Peter

Busker Fantasy

5 (solo + 4)

 

Percussion ensemble

Lang, David

The So Called Laws of Nature

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Lang, David

Table of Contents

2

 

Percussion Duo

Lansky, Paul

Threads

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Lansky, Paul

Textures

2

4

2 pianos, 2 percussionists

Lang, David

Cheating Lying Stealing

3

6

bass clarinet, piano, percussion (marimba, snare, kick drum, 2 toms, anvil), 2 antiphonal brake drummers (w/ triangles), violoncello

Lang, David

Lend/Lease

1

2

piccolo and tuned woodblocks

Lang, David

The So Called Laws of Nature

4

 

percussion ensemble

Lang, David

these broken wings

1

6

Flute, piccolo, clarinet (w/bass clarinet), violin, cello, piano, percussion

LaRosa, Christopher

Sextet

1

6

pierrot plus percussion

Levitan, Dan

Marimba Quartet

4

 

4 marimbas

Levitan, Dan

Conservatory Garden

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Levitan, Dan

Variations on a Ghanian Theme

3

 

Percussion Ensemble

Levitan, Dan

Inventions

2

 

Percussion duo

Ligeti, Gyorgy

Continuum

2

 

2 marimbas

Ligeti, Lukas

Pattern Transformation

4

 

2 marimbas

Lindsay, Eric

Town’s Gonna Talk

1

6

flute, bass clar, vioiln, cello, piano ,percussion

Little, David T.

Speak Softly

4

 

4 sticks of varying bigness

Little, David T.

Shapeshifter

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Longshore, Terry

Boom

2

 

bongos, toms, bass drum

Macarez, Frederic

Skatalask

4

 

Snare drum solo with Perc ensemble

MacBride, David

Timing

2

 

Percussion Duo

Mackey, Steve

Slide

1

8

flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, electric bass, piano, percussion

Mackey, Steve

It is Time

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Mackey, Steve

Micro Concerto

1

6

Percussion solo, with Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello, Piano

Makan, Keeril

Gather

3

 

Percussion ensemble

Manoury, Philippe

Last

1

2

bass clar, marimba

Manoury, Philippe

Le Livre des Claviers

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Manoury, Philippe

Duo de Marimbas (from Le Livre des Claviers)

2

 

2 marimbas

Martincziow, Nikolas

Festa per Due

2

 

drums

Martino, Donald

Canon Ball

1

2

vibraphone, piano

May, William

Impromptu

1

2

marimba and clarinet

Messerschmidt, Ted

A Movement for a Short Attention Span

1

2

marimba, piano

McCarthy, Dan

Raz Draz

1

2

saxophone, marimba

McMullin, David

Crossings

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

de Mey, Theirry

Musique de Table

3

 

3 amplified tables

Miki, Minoru

Marimba Spiritual

4 (solo + 3)

 

marimba solo with percussion ensemble

Moe, Eric

down the stream, merrily

2

 

2 marimbas

Moe, Eric

I Have Only One Itching Desire

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Moore, Matthew

Cohesion

2

 

Percussion duo

Moran, Robert

By Any Other Name

4

 

4 marimbas

Moran, Robert

The Elegant Journey

any

 

Indeterminate

Muhly, Nico

Time After Time

2

3

soprano sax, marimba, percussion

Muhly, Nico

Ta & Clap

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Myers, Aaron Jay

Skin

1

2

tenor sax, marimba

Naidoo, Shaun

Sentient Weather

5

 

percussion ensemble

Nishimura, Akira

Ektal

5

 

3 marimbas, drums

Nishimura, Akira

Kala

7 (solo + 6)

 

solo marimba with percussion ensemble

Nitsch, Jason

Casual Discussions

1

2

marimba, clarinet, piano

Norgard, Per

Echo Zones

2

 

Percussion duo

Norgard, Per

Square and Round

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Nozny, Brian

Sharps

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Ofaly, Alex

The Mean Man’s March

5

 

xylo solo with marimbas

Ohana, Maurice

Études chorégraphiques

4 or 6 (different versions)

 

percussion ensemble

Ohana, Maurice

Études d’interprétation n° 11 et 12

1

2

piano and percussion

Ohana, Maurice

Miroir de Célestine

1

2

harpichord and percussion

Ohana, Maurice

Sibylle

1

2

soprano and percussion with tape

Ohana, Maurice

Signes

4

7

Flute, 2 sitars (in third tones and chromatic) (1 player), piano and 4 percussions

Pape, Andy

CaDance

2

 

2 standing drumsets

Pawassar, Rudiger

Sculpture in Wood

4

 

marimba quartet

Pereira, Joe

Facing the Mirror

4

 

Percussion with 4 channel tape

Piazzola, Astor

Tango Suite

2

 

2 marimbas

Psathas, John

Djinn

4

4 perc + strings

solo mar + 3perc / hp / str

Psathas, John

Drum Dances

1

2

piano and percussion

Psathas, John

Fragment

1

2

piano and vibraphone

Psathas, John

Fragment, arr. Fitzsimons

2

 

marimba and vibraphone

Psathas, John

Happy Tachyons

1 or 2

2 or 3

marimba/vibraphone, piano

Psathas, John

Kyoto

4

 

percussion ensemble

Psathas, John

Matre’s Dance

1

2

piano and percussion

Psathas, John

Noctures

1 or 2

5 or 6

saxophone quartet and percussion

Psathas, John

Overture

4

14

4 percussion and brass

Psathas, John

Spike

1

2

marimba/vibraphone and piano

Puts, Kevin

And Legions Will Rise

1

3

violin, clarinet, marimba

Reich, Steve

Music for Pieces of Wood

5

 

5 pairs of claves

Reich, Steve

Drumming

9

12 or 13

Percussion Ensemble, female voices, piccolo

Reich, Steve

Drumming Part 1

4

 

4 pairs of bongos

Reich, Steve

Six Marimbas

6

 

6 marimbas

Reich, Steve

Sextet

6

 

Percussion, 2 pianos, 2 synthsizers

Reich, Steve

Nagoya Marimbas

2

 

2 marimbas

Reich, Steve

Typing Music

7 or 9

 

Percussion Ensemble

Reich, Steve

Music for Mallet Instruments, Voices, and Organ

8

11

Percussion Ensemble with Electric Organ and three female voices

Reich, Steve

Mallet Quartet

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Reich, Steve

Daniel Variations

6

20

2 Clarinets, 4 Pianos, 2 Violins, 1 Viola, 1 Cello, 4 Vocalists (SSTT), 6 percussionists

Reich, Steve

Music for 18 Musicians

6

18 or more

4 pianos, 3 marimbas, 2 xylophones, vibraphone, maracas

Reich, Steve

Tehillim

6

23

4 Vocalists (hiS, 2 lyrS, A), 1 Flutist (doubling piccolo), 1 English Horn Player, 2 Clarinetists, 1 Oboist, 2 Electric Organists, 2 Violinists, 2 Violists, 2 Cellists, 6 Percussionists

Reich, Steve

Double Sextet

2 or 1

12 or 6

Mixed Chamber

Reich, Steve

Variations for Vibes, Pianos, and Strings

4

18

2 pianos, 3 string quartets, 4 vibraphones

Remington, Jacob

Prelude to Paradise

12

 

Percussion Ensemble

Riley, Terry

In C

indeterminate

indeterminate

Any number of people

Rockmaker, Jody

Tieco

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Rogers, JF

Once Removed

2

 

2 marimbas

Rojahn, Rudolf

Somnambula

1

2

bass clarinet, marimba, and electronics

Rosauro, Ney

Toccata and Divertimento

1

2

vibraphone and guitar or marimba

Rouse, Christopher

Ku-Ka Ilimoku

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Rouse, Christopher

Ogoun Badagris

5

 

Percussion Ensemble

Rouse, Christopher

Bonham

8

 

Percussion Ensemble

Ruders, Poul

Regime

3

 

Percussion Ensemble

Russell, William

Three Dance Movements

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Rzewski, Frederic

Les Mouton de Panurge

indeterminate

indeterminate

Any number of people

Salkind-Pearl, Mischa

Everything at Once

2

 

Percussion duo

Salkind-Pearl, Mischa

The Botany of Desire

1

2

Clarinet, vibraphone

Sammut, Eric

Zapping Trio

1

3

bass clar, bass, marimba

Sejourne, Emmanuel

Sosso-Bala

8

 

Percussion Ensemble

Sejourne, Emmanuel

Venin

2

   

Sejourne, Emmanuel

Vous avez du Feu?

4

 

eight lighters

Sejourne, Emmanuel

The Martian Tribes

4

 

marimba and 3 bass drums

Sekhon, Baljinder

Colored Windows, Tempered Rooms

8

 

Percussion Ensemble

Sekhon, Baljinder

Refuge

7

 

Percussion Ensemble

Scelsi, Giacinto

I Riti: Ritual March

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Schimmel, Carl

Serving Size 4 Bunnies

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Schimmel, Carl

Snood the Poultron

1 or 2

2

Percussion solo with accompaniment (kazoo, turkey gobbler)

Schnittke, Alfred

Hymn No. 1

1

3

cello, harp, timpani

Schnittke, Alfred

Quartet

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Sheil, Geoff

Every Instrument in This Room

2

 

vibraphone, marimba, percussion, and electronics

Simpson, Steve

Radioactive Octopus

4

 

Marimba Quartet

Silverman, Adam

Quick Blood

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Silverman, Adam

Gasoline Rainbow

8

 

Percussion Ensemble

Silverman, Adam

Naked and On Fire

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Snider, Sarah Kirkland

Thread and Fray

1

3

Bass clar, viola, marimba

Soldiviero, Jared

Perception Piece

2

 

Percussion Duo

Soldiviero, Jared

Palindromes

2

 

Percussion Duo

Solomon, Samuel

Quintet for Drums and Cymbals

5

 

Percussion Ensemble

Solomon, Samuel

Five Ensemble Etudes

6 to 16

 

Percussion Ensemble

Southam, Ann

What to do until the power comes back on

3 or more

 

Indeterminate

Stanley, Jane

Midnight Meditation

5

 

4 marimbas

Stravinsky, Igor

L’Histore du Soldat

1

7

cl./bn/cnt./tbn/perc/vn./db (with or without narrator, actors, dancers)

Steiner, Gita

Quartet for Percussion

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Streber, Ryan

Cold Pastoral

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Streber, Ryan

Two for One

2

 

2 vibraphones

Stout, Gordon

Somewhere in Africa There’s a Whirlwind

 2

 

2 marimbas

Stout, Gordon

Laruci In The Sky

2

 

2 marimbas

Stout, Gordon

Skylark Orange Circles

2

 

2 marimbas

Stout, Gordon

Incoming (Pearl Milk Tea)

2

 

marimba and drumset

Takemitsu, Toru

Rain Tree

3

 

Percussion Ensemble

Takemitsu, Toru

Cross Hatch

2

 

marimba, vibraphone

Takemitsu, Toru

Seasons

4 or 2 with tape

 

Indeterminate

Tenny, James

Three Pieces for Drum Quartet

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Tenny, James

Having Never Written A Note For Percussion

solo or ensemble

 

indeterminate

Thomas, Andrew

Three Transformations

2

 

2 marimbas

Tompkins, Joe

Trio

3

 

Percussion Ensemble

Tosic, Vladimir

Fission

2

 

1 marimba

Tower, Joan

Percussion Quartet

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Trevino, Ivan

Bloom

4

 

4 marimbas

Trevino, Ivan

Into The Air

2

 

2 marimbas

Trevino, Ivan

Catching Shadows

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Trevino, Ivan

3 Riffs

1

4

timpani and three cellos

Ueno, Ken

…am…

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Ueno, Ken

Yellow 632

3

 

talking big birds

Ueno, Ken

WATT

1

2

baritone saxophone, percussion

Varese, Edgar

Ionisation

13

 

Percussion Ensemble

Vinao, Alejandro

Estudios de Frontera

5

 

Percussion Ensemble

Vinao, Alejandro

Arabesco Infinito

2

 

Marimba, vibraphone

Vivier, Claude

Pulau Dewata

indeterminate

indeterminate

Indeterminate ensemble

Vores, Andy

Fabrication 10: Itch

1

2

bass clarinet, marimba

Wallin, Rolf

Stonewave

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Wahlund, Ben

Pegasus

4

 

Snare solo plus trio

Westlake, Nigel

Omphalo Centric Lecture

4

 

4 marimbas

Westlake, Nigel

Kalabash

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Westlake, Nigel

The Invisible Man

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Whibley, Stephen

Higuita!

4

 

1 marimba

Wolfe, Julia

Dark Full Ride

4

 

4 drumsets

Wuorinen, Charles

Quartet For Percussion

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Wuorinen, Charles

Prelude and Fugue

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

Wuorinen, Charles

Divertimento

5

 

Percussion Ensemble

Wuorinen, Charles

Ringing Changes

10

2

Piano 4 hands with Percussion

Wuorinen, Charles

Percussion Symphony

22

24

Percussion Ensemble and 2 pianos

Wuorinen, Charles

Percussion Duo

1

2

piano and marimba/vibraphone

Wuorinen, Charles

Spinoff

1

3

congas, bass, violin

Wuorinen, Charles

Grand Union

1

2

cello and drums

Wuorinen, Charles

Bassoon Variations

1

3

bassoon, harp, timpani

Wuorinen, Charles

New York Notes

1 or 2

6 or 7

violin, cello, flute, clarinet, piano, percussion

Xenakis, Iannis

Okho

3

 

3 djembes + bass drum

Xenakis, Iannis

Pleadies

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Xenakis, Iannis

Persephassa

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Xenakis, Iannis

Dmaathan

1

2

oboe and percussion

Xenakis, Iannis

Komboi

1

2

harpsichord and percussion

Yim, Jay Alan

Jam Karet

2

 

2 prepared vibraphones

Zappa, Frank

Black Page

drumset + ensemble

indeterminate

Drumset solo with ensemble

Zeltsman, Nancy

Woodcuts

8

11

Solo Marimba, Percussion ensemble, 3 vocalists

Ziporyn, Evan

Melody Competition

6

 

Percussion Ensemble

Zivkovic, Nebojsa

Trio Per Uno

3

 

Percussion Ensemble

Zivkovic, Nebojsa

Uneven Souls

4

 

Percussion Ensemble

 

       
Composer Title # of Percists Total # of Players (if different) Description
Abigana, Brett Modulation 6.1 6   Percussion Ensemble
Adams, John Luther …dust into dust… 4   4 snare drums
Adams, John Luther Quiyan 4   4 bass drums
Adams, John Luther Red Arc/Blue Veil 1 2 piano, percussion, sound files
Albert, Ludwig The Universe 2 orchestra Double marimba concerto with orchestra
Alford, Travis Froschteichmusik 4   percussion ensemble
Anderson, Leroy The Typewriter 5 (solo +4)   Solo typewriter with Perc Ensemble
Andersson, Fredrik The Loneliness of Santa Claus 2   2 marimbas
Andres, Timothy Crashing Through Fences 1 2 piccolo flute, glockenspiel, and 2 kickdrums
Andriessen, Louis  Hoketus 2  13 Two pianos, two Fender Rhodes electric pianos, two sets of panpipes, two saxophones, two electric bass guitars, and two conga players
Andriessen, Louis Hout 1 4 tenor saxophone, marimba, guitar and piano
Andriessen, Louis Life 1 6 Sop. Sax (or clarinet), percussion, Piano, guitar, Cello, Double Bass
Andriessen, Louis Workers Union indeterminate 2 or more any loud sounding ensemble
Andriessen, Louis Zilver 2 7 Flute, Clarinet, Vibraphone, Marimba, Piano, Violin, Cello
Andriessen, Louis Bells for Haarlem 1 to 4 4 vibraphone/glock, piano, keyboard, celesta
Askill, Michael Lemurian Dances 4   Percussion Ensemble
Aperghis, Georges Les Guetteurs de Sons 3   Percussion Ensemble
Bartok, Bela Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion 2 4 2 pianos, 2 percussionists
Beall, Andy Rancho Jubilee 3   3 cajons
Becker, Bob Mudra 5 (solo + 4)   Percussion ensemble
Bergamo, John Piru Bole indeterminate   Percussion Ensemble
Bergamo, John Foreign Objects 6 7 Percussion Ensemble + bass
Bergamo, John Grand Ambulation of the Bb Zombies 5 6 Percussion Ensemble + bass
Berio, Luciano Circles 2 4 Mezzo Soprano, harp, and percussion
Bettison, Oscar Four Drums for Dresden 4   4 drumsets
Beyer, Johanna IV 9   indeterminate instrumentation
Birtwhistle, Harrison For O, For O, the Hobby-Horse is Forgot 6   Percussion Ensemble
Bissell, Paul Equal Fire 6   Percussion ensemble
Boulez, Pierre Sur Incises 3 9 3 pianos, 3 harps, 3 percussion
Boulez, Pierre Le marteau sans maitre 3 7 Contralto and ensemble
Boulez, Pierre Dérive I 1 6 Vibraphone, piano, flute, clarinet, violin, cello
Boulez, Pierre Dérive II 2 11 English Horn, Clarinet, Basson, French Horn, Marimba, Vibraphone, Harp, Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello
Brettingham-Smith, Jolyon Doors of Perception 5   Percussion Ensemble
Cage, John First Construction 6 + assistant   Percussion ensemble
Cage, John Second Construction 4 (3+prepared piano)   Percussion ensemble
Cage, John Third Construction 4   Percussion ensemble
Cage, John Living Room Music 4   Percussion Ensemble
Cage, John Amores 4   Percussion Ensemble
Cage, John Imaginary Landscape No. 2 5   Percussion Ensemble
Cage, John Credo In Us     Percussion Ensemble
Cage, John Quartet 4   Percussion Ensemble
Cage, John Trio 3   Percussion Ensemble
Cage, John But what about the noise of crumpling paper which he used to do in order to paint the series of “Papiers froisses” or tearing up paper to make “Papiers dechires?” Arp was stimulated by water (sea, lake, and flowing waters like rivers), forests indeterminate   Percussion Ensemble
Cage/Harrison Double Music 4   Percussion Ensemble
Cangelosi, Casey Plato’s Cave 2   Percussion Duo
Casella, Jim Katraterra 9   Percussion ensemble
Celli, Joseph Snare Drum for Camus 4   snare drum
Chapman, Evan Memory 4   4 desk bells, playback
Chavez, Carlos Toccata 6   Percussion Ensemble
Cirone, Anthony 4/4 for Four 4   Percussion Ensemble
Condon, Owen Clayton Fractalia 4    
Cowell, Henry Ostinato Pianissimo 8   Percussion Ensemble
Cowell, Henry Pulse 6 (5 plus assistant)   Percussion Ensemble
Cowell, Henry Refrain     Percussion Ensemble
Crumb, George Idyll for the Misbegotten 3 4 flute and percussion
Crumb, George Music for a Summer’s Evening, Makrokosmos III 2 4 2 pianos, 2 percussion
Crumb, George Madrigals I-IV 1 5 percussion, flute, harp, bass, soprano
Crumb, George Ancient Voices of Children 3 9 soprano, boy soprano, oboe, mandolin, harp, amplified piano (and toy piano), and percussion
Crumb, George Songs, Drones, and Refrains of Death 2 6 baritone, amplified piano/harpsichord, electric guitar, electric double bass, 2 percussionists
Crumb, George Dream Sequence (Images II) 1 5 Violin, Cello, 2 offstage glass-harmonica players, 1 percussionist
Crumb, George Night of the Four Moons 1 5 1 Alto, 1 Alto-flutist (also playing piccolo), 1 banjo player, 1 electric cellist, 1 percussionist
Crumb, George Mundis Canis (A Dog’s World) 1 2 guitar and percussion
Crumb, George Quest 2 6 Guitar, soprano sax, harp, bass, 2 percussion
Crumb, George Lux Aeterna 2 5 soprano, bass flute/ soprano recorder, sitar, 2 percussion
Dahl, Ingolf Duettino Concertante 1 2 flute and percussion
Daughtrey, Nathan Rock House Creek 2   marimba and vibraphone
Daughtrey, Nathan Strange Dreams 1 1 Marimba and alto sax or clarinet
Davidovsky, Mario Synchronisms No. 5 5   Percussion Ensemble with tape
de Mey, Thierry Table Music 3   3 tables
Deane, Christopher Vespertine Formations 4   4 marimbas
Denisov, Edison Concerto Piccolo 6 7 saxophone with percussion ensemble
Denisov, Edison Three Pieces for Percussion 3   Percussion Ensemble
Diaz, Javier Sakpata 15   Percussion Ensemble plus vocal/drummer soloist and chorus of percussionists
Dicke, Ian Isla 1 2 vibraphone, flute, electronic processing
Dillon, James East 11th Street 10003 NYC 6   Percussion Ensemble
Donatoni, Franco Darkness 6   Percussion Ensemble
Druckman, Jacob Animus 2 2 4 soprano, harp, 2 percussion
Druckman, Jacob Come Round 1 6 violin, cello, flute, clarinet, piano, percussion
Dutilleux, Henri Les Citations 1 4 Oboe, Double Bass, Harpsichord, Percussion
Fischer, Jeff Blue Song/ Plastic Dance     Percussion Ensemble with 2 soloists
Firth, Vic Encore in Jazz 7   Percussion Ensemble
Ford, Mark Stubernic 3   one marimba
Ford, Mark Head Talk 5   drum heads
Foss, Lukas Quartet for Percussion 4   Percussion Ensemble
Gauger, Tom Portico 10   Percussion Ensemble
Gauger, Tom Past Midnight 10   Percussion Ensemble
Gauger, Tom Gainsborough 5   Percussion Ensemble
Gendall, Chris Hand to Hand 6   Percussion Ensemble
Ginastera, Alberto Cantata para America Magica op. 27 13 17? Dramatic soprano, two pianos, celesta, percussion
Golijov, Osvaldo Mariel 1 2 cello, marimba
Green, George Hamilton Rags 1 to 6 open Xylophone solo with ensemble
Greenstein, Judd Ill 2 4 2 violins, drumset, marimba
Grisey, Gérard Tempus ex Machina 6   Percussion Ensemble
Grisey, Gérard Stèle pièce 2   Percussion duo
Grisey, Gérard Le Noir de L’Etoile 6   Percussion with tape
Griswold, Erik Strings Attached 6    
Gordon, Michael Timber 6   6 wood simantras
Gubaidulina, Sofia in the beginning there was rhythm 7   timpani solo with percussion ensemble
Harder, Lane Circus Plenus Clamor Ingens Ianuae Tensae 6   6 players, 3 marimbas
Harnsberger, Andy Coming Undone 7   Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou Song of Queztecoatl 4   Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou Canticle #1 5   Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou Canticle #3     Percussion Ensemble with guitar and ocarina
Harrison, Lou Canticle #5 5   Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou Bomba 5   Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou Concerto for Violin and Percussion Orchestra 5 6 Violin solo with Percussion ensemble
Harrison, Lou Concerto for Organ and Percussion Orchestra     Organ, Piano, Celesta, and percussion ensemble
Harrison, Lou Drums of Orpheus     Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou Fifth Simfony 4   Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou Fugue 4   Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou In Praise of Johnny Appleseed 3   Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou Simfony #13 4   Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou Suite 5   Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou Labyrinth #3 11   Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou Waterfront      
Harrison, Lou Before piece to the Medea 4 6 Horn, Soprano, 4 percussionists
Harrison, Lou Ominipotent Chair     Xylophone, drums, bells, zither, bass
Harrison, Lou May Rain 1 3 Voice, prepared piano, tam-tam
Harrison, Lou A Glyph for Katy Litz     prepared piano and percussion
Harrison, Lou Majestic Fanfare 2 5 3 trumpets, snare drum, bass drum
Harrison, Lou Suite for Violin and Gamelan orchestra      
Harrison, Lou Double Fanfare 12   Percussion Ensemble with western and non-western instruments
Harrison, Lou Tributes to Charon 3   Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou Music for Remy 1 2 oboe and percussion
Harrison, Lou First Concerto for Flute and Percussion 2 3 Flute and 2 percussion
Harrison, Lou Conquest 1 4 Flute or ocarina or recorder, piano, conch shell, percussion
Harrison, Lou Counterdance in Spring 3   Percussion Ensemble
Harrison, Lou The Perilous Chapel 1 3 cello, percussion, harp
Harrison, Lou Varied Trio 1 3 violin, piano, percussion
Harrison, Lou Clay’s Quintet 1 5 Trumpet, cornet, mandolin, harp, percussion
Harrison, Lou Songs in the Forest 1 4 Flute/piccolo, violin, vibraphone/marimba, piano
Harrison, Lou Rhymes with Silver 1 5 Violin, viola, cello, piano, percussion
Harrison, Lou Suite for 4 Haisho and Percussion 2 7 4 Haisho, 2 percussionists, reader
Herrera, Reynaliz Tres de tres para tres 3   Percussion Ensemble
Higdon, Jennifer On A Wire 1 6 + orchestra Ensemble solo with orchestra
Higdon, Jennifer Splendid Wood 6   6 players, 3 marimbas
Holló, Aurél José / beFore John 5 4   Percussion Ensemble
Humet, Ramon Mantra II 4   Templebowls
Hurel, Philippe Kits 7 8 Percussion Ensemble, electric bass
Husa, Karel Drum Ceremony 5   Percussion Ensemble
Husa, Karel Three Dance Sketches 4 or more   Percussion Ensemble
Ignatowicz, Anna Passacaglia 2   marimba and vibraphone
Jolivet, André Rhapsodie à sept 1 7 Clarinet, Basson, Cornet, Trombone, Percussion, Violon, Double Bass
Jolivet, André Suite in Concert for Flute and Percussion 1 2 Flute and percussion
Jolivet, André Cérémonial (Homage à E.Varèse) 6   Percussion Ensemble
Jolivet, André Heptade 1 2 Trumpet and Percussion
Jolivet, André Petite Suite 1 7 2 Violons, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Piano, Percussion
Jolivet, André Pipeaubec 1 2 Recorder or Flute and small percussion
Jolivet, André Suite delphique 3 12 Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, 2 horns, Trumpet, Trombone, Onde Martenot, Harp, Timpani, 2 Percussions
Jolivet, André Une Minute-Trente 1 2 Flute or recorder and percussion
Jones, David P. Legal Highs 1 2 marimba & violin
Kagel, Mauricio Rrrr… 2   Percussion Duo
Kolm, Jonathan Cantogo 4   Percussion Ensemble
Kondo, Jo A Volcano Mouth 3   3 marimbas
Koppel, Anders Toccata 2   marimba, vibraphone
Lampkin, John George Washington Never Slept Here 1 2 piano and percussion
Lane, Peter Busker Fantasy 5 (solo + 4)   Percussion ensemble
Lang, David The So Called Laws of Nature 4   Percussion Ensemble
Lang, David Table of Contents 2   Percussion Duo
Lansky, Paul Threads 4   Percussion Ensemble
Lansky, Paul Textures 2 4 2 pianos, 2 percussionists
Lang, David Cheating Lying Stealing 3 6 bass clarinet, piano, percussion (marimba, snare, kick drum, 2 toms, anvil), 2 antiphonal brake drummers (w/ triangles), violoncello
Lang, David Lend/Lease 1 2 piccolo and tuned woodblocks
Lang, David The So Called Laws of Nature 4   percussion ensemble
Lang, David these broken wings 1 6 Flute, piccolo, clarinet (w/bass clarinet), violin, cello, piano, percussion
LaRosa, Christopher Sextet 1 6 pierrot plus percussion
Levitan, Dan Marimba Quartet 4   4 marimbas
Levitan, Dan Conservatory Garden 4   Percussion Ensemble
Levitan, Dan Variations on a Ghanian Theme 3   Percussion Ensemble
Levitan, Dan Inventions 2   Percussion duo
Ligeti, Gyorgy Continuum 2   2 marimbas
Ligeti, Lukas Pattern Transformation 4   2 marimbas
Lindsay, Eric Town’s Gonna Talk 1 6 flute, bass clar, vioiln, cello, piano ,percussion
Little, David T. Speak Softly 4   4 sticks of varying bigness
Little, David T. Shapeshifter 6   Percussion Ensemble
Longshore, Terry Boom 2   bongos, toms, bass drum
Macarez, Frederic Skatalask 4   Snare drum solo with Perc ensemble
MacBride, David Timing 2   Percussion Duo
Mackey, Steve Slide 1 8 flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, electric bass, piano, percussion
Mackey, Steve It is Time 4   Percussion Ensemble
Mackey, Steve Micro Concerto 1 6 Percussion solo, with Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello, Piano
Makan, Keeril Gather 3   Percussion ensemble
Manoury, Philippe Last 1 2 bass clar, marimba
Manoury, Philippe Le Livre des Claviers 6   Percussion Ensemble
Manoury, Philippe Duo de Marimbas (from Le Livre des Claviers) 2   2 marimbas
Martincziow, Nikolas Festa per Due 2   drums
Martino, Donald Cannon Ball 1 2 vibraphone, piano
May, William Impromptu 1 2 marimba and clarinet
Messerschmidt, Ted A Movement for a Short Attention Span 1 2 marimba, piano
McCarthy, Dan Raz Draz 1 2 saxophone, marimba
McMullin, David Crossings 4   Percussion Ensemble
de Mey, Theirry Musique de Table 3   3 amplified tables
Miki, Minoru Marimba Spiritual 4 (solo + 3)   marimba solo with percussion ensemble
Moe, Eric down the stream, merrily 2   2 marimbas
Moe, Eric I Have Only One Itching Desire 6   Percussion Ensemble
Moore, Matthew Cohesion 2   Percussion duo
Moran, Robert By Any Other Name 4   4 marimbas
Moran, Robert The Elegant Journey any   Indeterminate
Muhly, Nico Time After Time 2 3 soprano sax, marimba, percussion
Muhly, Nico Ta & Clap 4   Percussion Ensemble
Myers, Aaron Jay Skin 1 2 tenor sax, marimba
Naidoo, Shaun Sentient Weather 5   percussion ensemble
Nishimura, Akira Ektal 5   3 marimbas, drums
Nishimura, Akira Kala 7 (solo + 6)   solo marimba with percussion ensemble
Nitsch, Jason Casual Discussions 1 2 marimba, clarinet, piano
Norgard, Per Echo Zones 2   Percussion duo
Norgard, Per Square and Round 6   Percussion Ensemble
Nozny, Brian Sharps 6   Percussion Ensemble
Ofaly, Alex The Mean Man’s March 5   xylo solo with marimbas
Ohana, Maurice Études chorégraphiques 4 or 6 (different versions)   percussion ensemble
Ohana, Maurice Études d’interprétation n° 11 et 12 1 2 piano and percussion
Ohana, Maurice Miroir de Célestine 1 2 harpichord and percussion
Ohana, Maurice Sibylle 1 2 soprano and percussion with tape
Ohana, Maurice Signes 4 7 Flute, 2 sitars (in third tones and chromatic) (1 player), piano and 4 percussions
Pape, Andy CaDance 2   2 standing drumsets
Pawassar, Rudiger Sculpture in Wood 4   marimba quartet
Pereira, Joe Facing the Mirror 4   Percussion with 4 channel tape
Piazzola, Astor Tango Suite 2   2 marimbas
Psathas, John Djinn 4 4 perc + strings solo mar + 3perc / hp / str
Psathas, John Drum Dances 1 2 piano and percussion
Psathas, John Fragment 1 2 piano and vibraphone
Psathas, John Fragment, arr. Fitzsimons 2   marimba and vibraphone
Psathas, John Happy Tachyons 1 or 2 2 or 3 marimba/vibraphone, piano
Psathas, John Kyoto 4   percussion ensemble
Psathas, John Matre’s Dance 1 2 piano and percussion
Psathas, John Noctures 1 or 2 5 or 6 saxophone quartet and percussion
Psathas, John Overture 4 14 4 percussion and brass
Psathas, John Spike 1 2 marimba/vibraphone and piano
Puts, Kevin And Legions Will Rise 1 3 violin, clarinet, marimba
Reich, Steve Music for Pieces of Wood 5   5 pairs of claves
Reich, Steve Drumming 9 12 or 13 Percussion Ensemble, female voices, piccolo
Reich, Steve Drumming Part 1 4   4 pairs of bongos
Reich, Steve Six Marimbas 6   6 marimbas
Reich, Steve Sextet 6   Percussion, 2 pianos, 2 synthsizers
Reich, Steve Nagoya Marimbas 2   2 marimbas
Reich, Steve Typing Music 7 or 9   Percussion Ensemble
Reich, Steve Music for Mallet Instruments, Voices, and Organ 8 11 Percussion Ensemble with Electric Organ and three female voices
Reich, Steve Mallet Quartet 4   Percussion Ensemble
Reich, Steve Daniel Variations 6 20 2 Clarinets, 4 Pianos, 2 Violins, 1 Viola, 1 Cello, 4 Vocalists (SSTT), 6 percussionists
Reich, Steve Music for 18 Musicians 6 18 or more 4 pianos, 3 marimbas, 2 xylophones, vibraphone, maracas
Reich, Steve Tehillim 6 23 4 Vocalists (hiS, 2 lyrS, A), 1 Flutist (doubling piccolo), 1 English Horn Player, 2 Clarinetists, 1 Oboist, 2 Electric Organists, 2 Violinists, 2 Violists, 2 Cellists, 6 Percussionists
Reich, Steve Double Sextet 2 or 1 12 or 6 Mixed Chamber
Reich, Steve Variations for Vibes, Pianos, and Strings 4 18 2 pianos, 3 string quartets, 4 vibraphones
Remington, Jacob Prelude to Paradise 12   Percussion Ensemble
Riley, Terry In C indeterminate indeterminate Any number of people
Rockmaker, Jody Tieco 4   Percussion Ensemble
Rogers, JF Once Removed 2   2 marimbas
Rojahn, Rudolf Somnambula 1 2 bass clarinet, marimba, and electronics
Rosauro, Ney Toccata and Divertimento 1 2 vibraphone and guitar or marimba
Rouse, Christopher Ku-Ka Ilimoku 4   Percussion Ensemble
Rouse, Christopher Ogoun Badagris 5   Percussion Ensemble
Rouse, Christopher Bonham 8   Percussion Ensemble
Ruders, Poul Regime 3   Percussion Ensemble
Russell, William Three Dance Movements 4   Percussion Ensemble
Rzewski, Frederic Les Mouton de Panurge indeterminate indeterminate Any number of people
Salkind-Pearl, Mischa Everything at Once 2   Percussion duo
Salkind-Pearl, Mischa The Botany of Desire 1 2 Clarinet, vibraphone
Sammut, Eric Zapping Trio 1 3 bass clar, bass, marimba
Sejourne, Emmanuel Sosso-Bala 8   Percussion Ensemble
Sejourne, Emmanuel Venin 2    
Sejourne, Emmanuel Vous avez du Feu? 4   eight lighters
Sejourne, Emmanuel The Martian Tribes 4   marimba and 3 bass drums
Sekhon, Baljinder Colored Windows, Tempered Rooms 8   Percussion Ensemble
Sekhon, Baljinder Refuge 7   Percussion Ensemble
Scelsi, Giacinto I Riti: Ritual March 4   Percussion Ensemble
Schimmel, Carl Serving Size 4 Bunnies 4   Percussion Ensemble
Schimmel, Carl Snood the Poultron 1 or 2 2 Percussion solo with accompaniment (kazoo, turkey gobbler)
Schnittke, Alfred Hymn No. 1 1 3 cello, harp, timpani
Schnittke, Alfred Quartet 4   Percussion Ensemble
Sheil, Geoff Every Instrument in This Room 2   vibraphone, marimba, percussion, and electronics
Simpson, Steve Radioactive Octopus 4   Marimba Quartet
Silverman, Adam Quick Blood 4   Percussion Ensemble
Silverman, Adam Gasoline Rainbow 8   Percussion Ensemble
Silverman, Adam Naked and On Fire 6   Percussion Ensemble
Snider, Sarah Kirkland Thread and Fray 1 3 Bass clar, viola, marimba
Soldiviero, Jared Perception Piece 2   Percussion Duo
Soldiviero, Jared Palindromes 2   Percussion Duo
Solomon, Samuel Quintet for Drums and Cymbals 5   Percussion Ensemble
Solomon, Samuel Five Ensemble Etudes 6 to 16   Percussion Ensemble
Southam, Ann What to do until the power comes back on 3 or more   Indeterminate
Stanley, Jane Midnight Meditation 5   4 marimbas
Stravinsky, Igor L’Histore du Soldat 1 7 cl./bn/cnt./tbn/perc/vn./db (with or without narrator, actors, dancers)
Steiner, Gita Quartet for Percussion 4   Percussion Ensemble
Streber, Ryan Cold Pastoral 4   Percussion Ensemble
Streber, Ryan Two for One 2   2 vibraphones
Stout, Gordon Somewhere in Africa There’s a Whirlwind  2   2 marimbas
Stout, Gordon Laruci In The Sky 2   2 marimbas
Stout, Gordon Skylark Orange Circles 2   2 marimbas
Stout, Gordon Incoming (Pearl Milk Tea) 2   marimba and drumset
Takemitsu, Toru Rain Tree 3   Percussion Ensemble
Takemitsu, Toru Cross Hatch 2   marimba, vibraphone
Takemitsu, Toru Seasons 4 or 2 with tape   Indeterminate
Tenny, James Three Pieces for Drum Quartet 4   Percussion Ensemble
Tenny, James Having Never Written A Note For Percussion solo or ensemble   indeterminate
Thomas, Andrew Three Transformations 2   2 marimbas
Tompkins, Joe Trio 3   Percussion Ensemble
Tosic, Vladimir Fission 2   1 marimba
Tower, Joan Percussion Quartet 4   Percussion Ensemble
Trevino, Ivan Bloom 4   4 marimbas
Trevino, Ivan Into The Air 2   2 marimbas
Trevino, Ivan Catching Shadows 6   Percussion Ensemble
Trevino, Ivan 3 Riffs 1 4 timpani and three cellos
Ueno, Ken …am… 4   Percussion Ensemble
Ueno, Ken Yellow 632 3   talking big birds
Ueno, Ken WATT 1 2 baritone saxophone, percussion
Varese, Edgar Ionisation 13   Percussion Ensemble
Vinao, Alejandro Estudios de Frontera 5   Percussion Ensemble
Vinao, Alejandro Arabesco Infinito 2   Marimba, vibraphone
Vivier, Claude Pulau Dewata indeterminate indeterminate Indeterminate ensemble
Vores, Andy Fabrication 10: Itch 1 2 bass clarinet, marimba
Wallin, Rolf Stonewave 6   Percussion Ensemble
Wahlund, Ben Pegasus 4   Snare solo plus trio
Westlake, Nigel Omphalo Centric Lecture 4   4 marimbas
Westlake, Nigel Kalabash 4   Percussion Ensemble
Westlake, Nigel The Invisible Man 4   Percussion Ensemble
Whibley, Stephen Higuita! 4   1 marimba
Wolfe, Julia Dark Full Ride 4   4 drumsets
Wuorinen, Charles Quartet For Percussion 4   Percussion Ensemble
Wuorinen, Charles Prelude and Fugue 4   Percussion Ensemble
Wuorinen, Charles Divertimento 5   Percussion Ensemble
Wuorinen, Charles Ringing Changes 10 2 Piano 4 hands with Percussion
Wuorinen, Charles Percussion Symphony 22 24 Percussion Ensemble and 2 pianos
Wuorinen, Charles Percussion Duo 1 2 piano and marimba/vibraphone
Wuorinen, Charles Spinoff 1 3 congas, bass, violin
Wuorinen, Charles Grand Union 1 2 cello and drums
Wuorinen, Charles Bassoon Variations 1 3 bassoon, harp, timpani
Wuorinen, Charles New York Notes 1 or 2 6 or 7 violin, cello, flute, clarinet, piano, percussion
Xenakis, Iannis Okho 3   3 djembes + bass drum
Xenakis, Iannis Pleadies 6   Percussion Ensemble
Xenakis, Iannis Persephassa 6   Percussion Ensemble
Xenakis, Iannis Dmaathan 1 2 oboe and percussion
Xenakis, Iannis Komboi 1 2 harpsichord and percussion
Yim, Jay Alan Jam Karet 2   2 prepared vibraphones
Zappa, Frank Black Page drumset + ensemble indeterminate Drumset solo with ensemble
Zeltsman, Nancy Woodcuts 8 11 Solo Marimba, Percussion ensemble, 3 vocalists
Ziporyn, Evan Melody Competition 6   Percussion Ensemble
Zivkovic, Nebojsa Trio Per Uno 3   Percussion Ensemble
Zivkovic, Nebojsa Uneven Souls 4   Percussion Ensemble