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Todd Hammes: Music For Percussion (Mostly)


Release Date: 11/06/2007 
Label:  Innova   Catalog #: 682   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Todd Hammes
Performer:  Todd HammesDr. Norman WeinbergDoug SmithJohn [Bass Clarinet] Snavely
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Todd Hammes Tool and Drum Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 51 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) for percussion by Todd Hammes. Ensemble: Todd Hammes Tool and Drum Ensemble. Includes work(s) for percussion by Todd Hammes. Ensemble: Todd Hammes Tool and Drum Ensemble. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Remembering: Suite by Todd Hammes
Performer:  Todd Hammes (Temple Blocks), Todd Hammes (Finger Cymbals), Todd Hammes (Marimba),
Todd Hammes (Tamtam), Dr. Norman Weinberg (Xylophone), Doug Smith (Marimba),
Todd Hammes (Percussion), Todd Hammes (Bells), Todd Hammes (Wood Block)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Todd Hammes Tool and Drum Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Live  Tucson, Arizona 
Length: 10 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: USA (1997 - 2002). 
2. Kalimba on Marimba by Todd Hammes
Performer:  Todd Hammes (Marimba)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Tucson, Arizona 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: USA (2005 - 2002). 
3. 14+8: A Mood by Todd Hammes
Performer:  Todd Hammes (Percussion), Dr. Norman Weinberg (Xylophone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2000; USA 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Tucson, Arizona 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: This piece also utilizes a computer generated piano sound. 
4. El Wa Ba Wa Jo by Todd Hammes
Performer:  Todd Hammes (Axatse), Todd Hammes (Congas), Todd Hammes (Marimba)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2003; USA 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Tucson, Arizona 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
5. Marimba, Pan and Tabla by Todd Hammes
Performer:  Dr. Norman Weinberg (Steel Drum), Dr. Norman Weinberg (Marimba), Todd Hammes (Tabla)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2005; USA 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Tucson, Arizona 
Length: 8 Minutes 24 Secs. 
6. Speedway Boulevard: Tucson by Todd Hammes
Performer:  Todd Hammes (Tom Tom), Todd Hammes (Percussion), John [Bass Clarinet] Snavely (Bass Clarinet),
Todd Hammes (Marimba), Todd Hammes (Log Drum), Todd Hammes (Cymbals),
Todd Hammes (Vibraphone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2005; USA 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Tucson, Arizona 
Length: 11 Minutes 5 Secs. 
7. Four Steps by Todd Hammes
Performer:  Todd Hammes (Frame Drum)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2007; USA 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Tucson, Arizona 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
8. Inconsistencies by Todd Hammes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Todd Hammes Tool and Drum Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993; USA 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Tucson, Arizona 
Length: 4 Minutes 50 Secs. 
9. My Hunter of Dragonflies by Todd Hammes
Performer:  Todd Hammes (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Tucson, Arizona 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: USA (2002 - 2004). 

Sound Samples

4 Movements from Remembering: I. Attract and Repel
4 Movements from Remembering: II. Laughter and Triple Duet
4 Movements from Remembering: III. Sand Box Solo
4 Movements from Remembering: IV. First Kiss
Kalimba on Marimba
14+8: A Mood
Eh Wa Ba Wa Jo
Marimba, Pan and Tabla
Speedway Boulevard: Tucson
Four Steps
Inconsistencies
My Hunter of Dragonflies

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