Anthony J. Cirone
Anthony J Cirone

Percussionist . Composer . Author . Educator
My Account
Home>Instructional Books>Keyboard Percussion
 

Keyboard Percussion

Simple Steps to Keyboard Percussion
Alfred Music Publishing Co.
Simple Steps to Keyboard Percussion

By Anthony J. Cirone

Price: $7.95
Instrument: Keyboard Percussion
Level: Easy
Item #: EL03680
This book provides expert instruction for beginning percussionists on the rudiments of keyboard-percussion instruments and introduces all of the elements for learning to read notes in treble clef.
The Orchestral Mallet Player
Alfred Music Publishing Co.
The Orchestral Mallet Player

By Anthony J. Cirone

Price: $10.95
Instrument: Keyboard Percussion
Level: Intermediate
Item #: EL02767
This book consists of forty-six original etudes and includes techniques for developing the art of keyboard percussion. It is also a companion book to The Orchestral Snare Drummer and The Orchestral Timpanist.
Portraits in Melody
Alfred Music Publishing Co.
Portraits in Melody

By Anthony J. Cirone

Price: $10.95
Instrument: Xylophone/Marimba
Level: Advanced
Item #: EL02419
Portraits in Melody is composed of fifty advanced studies for xylophone and/or marimba with maximum rhythmical interest. These challenging solos are based on the rhythms of Portraits in Rhythm for snare drum.
Modern School for Xylophone, Marimba, Vibraphone
Alfred Music Publishing Co.
Modern School for Xylophone, Marimba, Vibraphone

By Morris Goldenberg

Price: $17.99
Instrument: Keyboard Percussion
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Item #: 00-0505B
The "Goldenberg Book" has been used by generations of orchestral players for developing mallet skills. Besides technical studies and etudes, it also includes excerpts from major orchestral repertoire for keyboard percussion instruments. This edition, by Anthony J. Cirone, includes phrasings inherent in the music but not specifically written out. Stickings are also addressed (with original sticking in uppercase letters and added sticking in lowercase letters). This book is the primary resource for keyboard percussion players who want to develop sight reading and contains important orchestral repertoire for xylophone and orchestra bells.
4 Mallet Democracy for Marimba
Malletech Corporation
4 Mallet Democracy for Marimba

By Jack Van Geem

Price: $8.95
Instrument: Marimba
Level: Advanced
Item #: EL03684
This is a collection of techniques and etudes to help develop four-mallet independence for playing the marimba. It contains single-hand, interval, rotation, parallel-motion, and four-mallet arpeggios. A must for the intermediate keyboard percussion student. Engraved and edited by Anthony J. Cirone.
Master Technique Builders for Vibraphone and Marimba
Alfred Publishing Co.
Master Technique Builders for Vibraphone and Marimba

This book contains contributions by 11 Authors: Keiko Abe, Bob Becker, Vida Chenoweth, David Friedman, Bobby Hutcherson, William Moersch, Bill Molenhof, Ted Piltzecker, Ed Saindon, Dave Samuels, and Gordon Stout.

Price: $12.95
Instrument: Marimba
Level: Advanced
Item #: EL03209
Contributions include 2 and 4-mallet technical exercises by leading concert and recording artists. Motivational and practical information is provided by each author. Compiled and edited by Anthony J. Cirone.
Velocity Warm-Ups for Jazz Vibraphone
Alfred Music Publishing Co.
Velocity Warm-Ups for Jazz Vibraphone

By Charles Dowd

Price: $12.95
Instrument: Vibraphone and Marimba
Level: Intermediate
Item #: EL03172
This book is a collection of ninety-two patterns for jazz improvisation. These technical exercises utilize jazz scales and modes that develop technique through practical harmonic concepts. Submitted for publication by Anthony J. Cirone.
4-Mallet Marimba Solos
Alfred Music Publishing Co.
4-Mallet Marimba Solos

By Anthony J. Cirone

Price: $11.95
Instrument: Marimba
Level: Intermediate
Item #: EL03860
This book is a 4-mallet marimba collection based on the 46 melodic etudes from Cirone's The Orchestral Mallet Player. The etudes function well as a first step for learning 4-mallet marimba technique.
Music of the Masters Series, Volume I, Marimba Duets
Alfred Music Publishing Co.
Music of the Masters Series, Volume I, Marimba Duets

By Jacques Mazas, Ignace Pleyel & Charles Dancla

Price: $13.95
Instrument: Marimba
Level: Intermediate
Item #: PERC9501
Marimba Duets is available in 2 volumes�each written at a different level of difficulty. Transcribed and edited by Anthony J. Cirone from the famous violin duets of Jacques Mazas, Ignace Pleyel, and Charles Dancla, these selected pieces translate perfectly to the marimba keyboard. Each volume contains two sets of parts (one for each player), and is an excellent collection of duets for both performance and sight reading.
Music of the Masters Series, Volume II, Marimba Duets
Alfred Music Publishing Co.
Music of the Masters Series, Volume II, Marimba Duets

By Jacques Mazas & Ignace Pleyel

Price: $12.95
Instrument: Marimba
Level: Advanced
Item #: PERC9502
Marimba Duets is available in two volumes�each is written at a different level of difficulty. Transcribed and edited by Anthony J. Cirone from the famous violin duets of Jacques Mazas and Ignace Pleyel, these selected pieces perfectly translate to the marimba keyboard. Each volume contains two sets of parts (one for each player). An excellent collection of duets for both performance and sight reading.
Music of the Masters Series, Volume V, Unaccompanied Solos for Marimba
Alfred Music Publishing Co.
Music of the Masters Series, Volume V, Unaccompanied Solos for Marimba

By J. S. Bach

Accompany CD
Jack Van Geem - Marimba

Price: $17.95
Instrument: Marimba
Level: Advanced
Item #: PERC9524
This book features 12 excellent solos for marimba, transcribed from the violin sonatas, partitas, and cello and lute suites of J.S. Bach. Transcribed and edited by Anthony J. Cirone, this volume includes a CD recording for each solo, performed by Jack Van Geem, Principal Percussionist of the San Francisco Symphony.
Music of the Master Series, Volume VI, 4-Mallet Studies for Marimba
Alfred Music Publishing Co.
Music of the Master Series, Volume VI, 4-Mallet Studies for Marimba

By Fred Albright

Price: $9.95
Instrument: Marimba
Level: Intermediate
Item #: PERC9525
This book contains intermediate technical studies from the guitar music of Fernando Sor. They are perfectly suited for marimba and the exercises are excellent for developing 4-mallet marimba technique. Transcribed and edited by Anthony J. Cirone.