Links

 

Timpani Links :

Comparison of Viennese and French Timpani Schools

Baroque Timpani

Die Wiener Pauke


Timpani Manufacturers :

Adams Musical Instruments

American Drum Timpani

Dorfler timpani

Hardtke timpani

Kolberg Percussion

Lefima-Aehnelt

Ludwig-Musser

Majestic Percussion

Weiner Pauken

Weiner Paukenwerkstatt

Winkelmann Pauken


Musicians Websites :

Nick Woud - Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Maarten van der Valk - Orchestra of the 18th Century

Guido Rückel - Munich Philharmonic

Arend Weitzel - Bochum Symphony Orchestra


Timpani Sticks :

Jens-Peter Kappert - batteria-timpanisticks.com

Peter Offelder timpani sticks

Seungtae Ku timpani sticks

Gerald Fromme - Viennese timpani sticks

Manfred Kaufmann - Viennese timpani and percussion sticks

Helmut Funke - ToFu Paukenschlagel

Ralf Probst - timpani sticks

Max Mallets - professional timpani and bass drum sticks

David Morbey timpani sticks

Bibliography

Blades, James, Percussion Instruments and their History, Faber & Faber, London (1970)


Bowles, Edmund A., The Timpani – A History in Pictures and Documents, Pendragon Press (2002)


Bowles, Edmund A., “Nineteenth Century Innovations in the Use and Construction of the Timpani”, Percussive Notes Research Edition, vol. 19, no. 2 (March 1982) pp. 6-75


Bowles, E.A., “On Using the Proper Timpani in the Performance of Baroque Music” The Percussionist, vol. 17, no. 2 (1980) pp. 55-62


Dyk, Dieter, Of Calf Skins, Goat Skins and Other Coincidences,  http://www.giannini-drums.ch/Wissenswertes/Arbeit von Dyk.DOC


Hochrainer, Richard, “The Viennese Timpani and Percussion School” Percussionist, vol. 17, no. 2 (1980) pp. 88-102


Kite, Rebecca, “Using calf timpani heads” Percussive Notes,  vol. 6 (December 1992) pp. 46-48


Kruse-Regnard, Amelie, Die Wiener und die franzosische Paukenschule im Vergleich,  http://iwk.mdw.ac.at/instrumentenkunde/dokumente/2003d_Kruse_Regnard_Pauke.pdf

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