Variations on America (arr. William Schuman)

of Charles Edward Ives (1874-1954)

Falls nur 3 Schlagzeuger kann
Schlagzeug 1 und Schlagzeug 4 zusammengezogen

Cast separation

1. Drummer

  • bass drum, big drum, baisse drum
  • castanets

2. Drummer

  • cymbal, suspended cymbal
  • cymbals, cymbals pair
  • tambourine
  • xylophone
  • bells, glockenspiel

3. Drummer

  • triangle
  • snare drum, small drum, side drum

4. Drummer

  • xylophone
  • bells, glockenspiel

1. Timpanist

  • timpani, kettle-drums
Note: An “X” indicates that the particular instrument is necessary, although the amount is not further specified. If no percussion instrument is required for this work, the indication “Kein Schlagwerk” (no percussion instruments) appears on the list.

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