Fall Creek Marimbas - Marimba Repair & Tuning
for discerning Percussionists, Universities
and Orchestras throughout the world.
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Interview with Bill Youhass in "Percussive Notes" (PDF)

The Art and Science of Mallet Instrument Tuning

Exquisite Mallet Percussion Tuning and Restoration Service for discerning percussionists, orchestras and universities throughout the world.

Bill Youhass combines the comprehensive scientific knowledge of the fine craftsman and the ear of the artist/percussionist to bring you the same high quality tuning and bar repair work he has provided for orchestras, universities and professional percussionists throughout the world since 1973.

Experience you can depend on

     
     Four Octave Bass Marimba
     Built by Bill Youhass
  • Tuning

  • Refinishing

  • Restorations

  • Replacement Bars

  • Custom Replacement Keyboards

  • Xylophone

  • Marimba

  • Vibraphone

  • Orchestra Bells

  • Glockenspiel

  • Orff Instruments

  • Parsifal Bells

  • Round Tops

"There is something extraordinary about the tuning and restoration work of Bill Youhass of Fall Creek Marimbas. He has mastered tuning theory and technology—old and new—yet instinct and artistry are his ultimate guides. As an accomplished percussionist with nearly forty years experience in restoration, tuning and instrument building, he knows how to 'listen.' Bill simply 'hears' things, very, very well."

Robin Engelman
Founding member of NEXUS
Percussive Arts Society Hall of Fame

On all makes of Mallet Percussion Instruments:

Deagan, Musser, Yamaha, Adams, Kori, Ross, DeMorrow, Marimba One, Malletech, Leedy, Bergerault, Ludwig, Premier, etc.


The K-100 Series: The Ultimate in Glockenspiels


"Fall Creek Glockenspiels are unquestionably the finest on the market"

Doug Howard: Principal Percussionist, The Dallas Symphony

The K-100 Series, the Ultimate in Glockenspiels
  • Integration of Design, Acoustics and Beauty
  • The "Next Generation" Resonator CaseTM
  • Legendary Leedy Sound



Accessories

Glockenspiel Stands

Fall Creek offers 2 ways to support your FALL CREEK Series Glockenspiel, or any other glockenspiel. 2 ways to fit your space or budget requirements.

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Equilibrium Tilting,
Height Adjustable Glock Stand
Price: starting at $1150

The NEW Traveler Glockenspiel Cart

The NEW Traveler Glockenspiel Cart
The "Traveler" Glockenspiel Cart
with Easy Pin Height Adjustment
Price: $500

The vanderPlas Silicone-Filled Vibraphone Damper Pad - Available from Fall Creek Marimbas

vanderPlas Damper Pad
Standard M-55 and shorter- $205
Split pads and longer than M-55- $225

Parts

  • We can supply parts from most manufacturers, Musser, Yamaha, etc. Please e-mail or call for availability and pricing.

Please feel free to e-mail us with any questions regarding Mallet Percussion or call us at 585-924-4790



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