A COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH
Crystal clear reference recordings.
St. Louis Symphony Principal Percussionist William James teaches you his entire approach to the orchestral percussion repertoire, helping you shape your own artistic voice through the instruments. Immerse yourself in performance and tutorial videos of over 100 commonly asked excerpts in auditions for orchestras, music festivals, degree programs, and more.
Part #1 - Performance
Professionally produced by audio engineer Paul Hennerich in Powell Hall. Listen to every nuance, color, phrasing, and tone in stunning HD. Get an elite-level sound in your ear.
Part #2 - Tutorial
In-depth, clear explanations of concepts and challenges found within each excerpt. No stones are left unturned. Music is on the screen to follow along, measure by measure.
A TRUSTED GUIDE
The Repertoire is the gold standard.
Music is a subjective artform, but The Repertoire is objectively superb. Titans of the percussion community have used The Repertoire to prepare and succeed in auditions, and to help their students do the same.