Dwight A. Thomas
Principal Timpani - Omaha Symphony
DAPrint Music Preparation / Publishing
Welcome to the home page of Dwight Thomas, Principal Timpanist of the
Omaha Symphony Orchestra
. The instrument you see above is a Light Mark XI American Dresden timpano, made by the
American Drum Company
in Denver, Colorado.
In addition to my position with the Omaha Symphony, I am a computer consultant (
I also teach timpani/percussion, and Finale (a music notation program) ...
Here I am with another one of my friends...
Timpani Part Library - PDF Downloads
How to make Duff-style suede timpani mutes
Article on Elgar's Enigma Variations by Andrew Simco
and DAT -
former Principal Timpani - Oslo Philharmonic
Check out my contribution to the
American Tango CD
-- a commercial release by CALA Records --
are here for your amusement...
Memories of Cloyd Duff
Article reprint - Timpanist - Musician or Technician?
by Cloyd Duff
Keyboard Percussion Basics
- What's the difference between a Xylophone and a Marimba anyway?
Timpani FAQ Page
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