Outside the Box – Ten Contemporary Solos

Wynn-Anne Rossi and Kevin Olson


Outside the Box is a unique collection containing ten pieces that experiment with contemporary compositional techniques, altering such elements as melody, harmony, and form to create a completely new sound. Students will learn interesting ways to create new sounds and have fun playing music that is definitely “Outside the Box!”

Pandiatonicism – Sanctuary
Chance Procedures – Codebreaker
Tone Clusters – Cluster Colors
Polytonality – Double Vision
Mixed Meter – Computer Rebellion
Ametric Music – Open spaces
Pentatonic Scale – Tribal Ceremony
Whole Tone Scale – Cuckoo in the Night
Special Effects – Ring Rhythms
Minimalism – Moving Pictures