Drummer's Delight

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Henry Mancini

Henry Mancini (arr. Frank Erickson)

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General Info

Year: 1969
Difficulty: (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
Cost: Score and Parts – Out of print.

For availability information, see Discussion tab, above. This work may be borrowed from the Chatfield Music Lending Library


Full Score
C Piccolo/Flute
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Contra Alto Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Trumpet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III
Trombone I-II-III
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Which section in the band always wants to play more, and which section does the audience love to hear featured? With thumping, banging and clanging, and a lot of skillful percussion, we present an arrangement of this Mancini magic. An upbeat and lighthearted musical moment.

- Program Note from publisher


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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  • Oakland (Calif.) Municipal Band (Catherine De Vos, conductor) - 31 July 2022

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  • Mancini, H.; Erickson, (1969). Drummer's Delight [score]. Northridge Music: [s.l.].