musicians & Articles
Timpanists & timpani sites
Banda Turca informative site by Michael Quinn. He translated a treatise on 19th-Century Italian percussion practice and instrument fabrication by Prof. Renato Meucci.
Dominique Bernath Canadian percussionist/timpanist/pianist
Dwight A.Thomas Timpanist of the Omaha Symphony
Guido Rückel Timpanist of the Müncher Philharmoniker
Jeremy Epp Timpanist of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, site with lots of interesting articles
Jean-Etienne Ottenhof French timpanist
John Tafoya American Timpanist
Jonathan Haas American timpanist & percussionist
Konrad Graf German percussionist/timpanist
Luc Artois Belgian Timpanist of the "Orchestre de La Monnnaie", Brussels
Maarten van der Valk Timpanist of the "Orchestra of the 18th Century"
Nick Woud Timpanist of the "Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra"
Stanley Leonard former timpanist of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Tom Freer of Freer Percussion, timpanist of the Cleveland Orchestra
www.pauken.nl informative site in Dutch by Jeroen Kers
Timpani & Percussion articles
Article on the Vienna and French timpani school by Amélie Kruse-Regnard
Article on the Viennese timpani by Matthias Bertsch
Article by Cloyd Duff on the D. Thomas website
Article by Andrew P. Simco "Some tips on interpreting Elgar's Enigma Variations", also on the D. Thomas site
Article "The well-tempered timpani" by Richard K. Jones
www.sympag.nl Articles in Dutch by former RCO percussionist Niels Le Large