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Timpani

Fast. q = ca. 132


4 timpani (one for each staff) should be close together. Use 4 mallets.
Passages in [square brackets] = looped passages to be repeat several or many times.
Glissando notes: continue loop while changing the pitch of the indicated drum gradually with pedal.
B
23"
25"-26"
28"-29"
30"-32"
4
8
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Many Times
Many Times
before gliss.
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Db preferred.
D ok.
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<b> <b> b
b b
b b
b b b
b b b
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b b b
b b

b b
b b b
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b b b b
b b


b b b
b b b

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4
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stay on each note for a bit
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b






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b b

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B (continued) 5

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21
24
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2 or more X
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stay on each note for a bit (sim. sempre)














b
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B (continued) 6
25
28
32
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play with
timbral change
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b b b b

b b b







b b b b b







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B (continued) 7
35
a bit faster
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Improvise with this tuning
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gradually slow down, then speed up


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B (continued) 8