Skip to main content
Banner Image

Music: Ensemble

Resources for Music students

Percussion Ensemble

List of titles for your repertoire.

A light hour = En lys time : : for percussion ensemble : 2009 / Per Nørgård / arranged and edited by Ivan Hansen in collaboration with the composer

Always very soft / John Luther Adams

Arabesques I have known : for chamber ensemble / David Rakowski

Aus den Psalmen Davids : fur gemischten Chor und Instrumentalensemble / Krzysztof Penderecki

Ceremonial op. 103, for percussion ensemble and piano / Paul Creston

Concert piece : for percussion and piano (1958) / Malcolm Arnold

Concerto for solo percussion and ensemble : 2013 / Kevin Volans

Concordanza fur Kammerensemble = chamber ensemble / Rebecca Saunders

Cycrotations : for percussion quartet, (2012) / Emily Koh

Dance music for Elfrid Ide : (1940) / John Cage

Dead strokes : for marimba solo and percussion / Minas BorboudakisDas Jahrhundertspiel : für Quintett und Sprecher (oder Tonband) / Moritz EggertDance music for Elfrid Ide : (1940) / John Cage

Deuxieme concerto : pour 2 pianos & percussion

Dramaticule IV for Atlas ensemble : 2012 / El-Turk Bushra

Drumming : for percussion ensemble / Steve ReichDie Pfeiferstube : for ensemble and percussion, 2011 / Jacques Bank

Duktus : fur Ensemble, 1987 / Emmanuel Nunes

Elite syncopations : ragtimes für percussion ensemble (Xylophon, Vibraphon, Marimba, Pauken und Schlagzeug) / Scott Joplin

Études chorégraphiques : für Schlagzeug (4 Spieler) / Maurice Ohana

Fields : for ensemble and electronics : (2016)/ Anna Thorvaldsdottir

First concerto for flute and percussion / Lou Harrison

Fo(u)r mallets : 2014 : for 4 solo mallets on any surface / Askell Masson

Fury II : concerto for double bass and ensemble (2009) / Rebecca Saunders

The ghosts of Alhambra : Spanish songbook. I : a cycle of seven songs from Poema del Cante Jondo (Poem of the deep song) by Federico Garcia Lorca : for baritone, guitar and percussion (one player) / George Crumb

Glorious percussion : Konzert für Schlagzeugensemble und Orchester = Concerto for percussion ensemble and orchestra, 2008 / Sofia Gubaidulina

Gougalon : scenes from a street culture : for ensemble / Unsuk Chin

Hot Shot Willie : per violino ed ensemble / Carlo Boccadoro

Idiosynchronie : pour ensemble instrumental / Jorge Antunes

An idyll for the misbegotten : amplified flute and drums, 3 players / George Crumb

iChayraq! : for two percussion, pipa, violin, and cello : (2011) / by Gabriela Lena Frank

In der Halle des Bergkonigs aus "Peer-Gynt-Suite" I, op. 46 : fur percussion-ensemble / Edvard Grieg; bearbeitet von Rafael Lukjanik

Instrument of speech : for ensemble and electronics : (2016-17) / Henrik Hellstenius

Konzert : fur Sologeige, Soloklavier und Schlagwerk, opus 176 (1965) / Niels Viggo Bentzon

Ku-Ka-Ilimoku : for percussion ensemble / Christopher RouseIonisation : for percussion ensemble of 13 players / Edgar Varèse

Kurzzeit : fur Ensemble (2016/2017) / Friedrich Cerha

Liebeslied : for ensemble, 2010 / Hans Abrahamsen

Liu yun : fur Pipa, Sheng und Ensemble = for pipa, sheg und ensemble (2015) / Guoping Jia.

Meanwhile in a parallel universe : for marimba and percussion ensemble / Jim Casella

Near death experience : pour ensemble et video / Tristan Murail

Night rides : for large ensemble (2011) / Colin Matthews

No uncertain terms : for ensemble / Nico Muhly

Ostinato pianissimo : for percussion ensemble / Henry Cowell

Parade : for percussion ensemble / Morton Gould

Paregmenon : for string quartet and percussion ensemble / Jo Kondo

Par la! : fur Ensemble (2015-2016) / Johannes Maria Staud

Paw-marks in wet cement (ii), for piano, two percussionists and amplified ensemble : (2015-2018) / Clara Iannotta

Prelude to breaking : version 2010 : for seven instruments (version with harp replacing piano, percussion tacet) / Per Nørgård

Pulses, cycles, clouds : for percussion ensemble (2016) / Nico Muhly

Qilyaun / John Luther Adams

Reflectere : für Ensemble = for ensemble, 2007 / Xiaoyong Chen

Refuse collection : for ensemble (2017) / Ming Tsao

River songs / Jonathan Dove ; text by Alasdair Middleton

riss 1 : for ensemble / Mark Andre

Samsara / Brett William Dietz

Scherzo für Schlagzeugensemble = for percussion ensemble / Karl Amadeus Hartmann 

Sculpting the air : gestural exformation for ensemble and live electronics : (2015) / Jesper Nordin

Septet : for erhu, pipa, percussion and saxophone quartet / Chen Yi

Septett op. 95 / Horst Ebenhöh

Slow-motion music : for ensemble (2015/16) /Ed Bennett

Stoptime rag : für Percussion-ensemble (Xylophon, Vibraphon, Marimba, Pauken und Schlagzeug) / Scott Joplin

Streets : pour ensmeble / Bruno Mantovani

Stufungen : Gradation for ensemble (2015)

Théorie der Tränen : Atem : pour ensemble / Brice Pauset

Three drum quartets : from Earth and the great weather / by John Luther Adams

Three scenes : for percussion and six instruments, 2009 / Per Nørgård

Tiger in the sun : (Fanfare for the tigers) / Michael Torke

Timbo : für Schlagzeugensemble (6 Spieler) = for percussion ensemble (6 players) / Theo Loevendie ; herausgegeben von Peter Prommel

Togetherness for amplified ensemble (2015) / Ed Bennett

Troglodyte angels clank by for amplified ensemble : (2015) / Clara Iannotta

Trommlerprolog : fur 15 Schlagzeuger / Moritz Eggert

Wall of light sky : fur Ensemble und Tontrager : (2006) / Mauricio Sotelo

Wang jiang nan : for yangqin, winds and percussion ensemble in four movements / Phoon Yew Tien

Wires : for large ensemble / Bryce Dessner

Yang shen : für Stimme, drei chinesische Instrumente und Ensemble, 2002 / Xiaoyong Chen