Most popular Percussion instruments books
The most popular Percussion instruments books currently available. Updated weekly.
(Technical). This book is a supplement to the first volume of Drum Machine Patterns. In it you will find over 260 rhythm patterns and breaks. These are original patterns that can be programmed easily on any drum machine. This book contains the rhythms most often used in contemporary music, and many patterns incorporate flams, to be used on the latest generation of drum machines.
Develop and hone a solid, steady technique with these ten Classic Rock Lead sheets for Drummers. Play-along with classic rock songs, including massive rock hits by the Beatles, The Police, Bryan Adams and more of your favourite artists. What's more, all the songs are compatible with Drum Along (BOE7401) allowing you to gig with a drummer Includes a CD with full version and play-along version with a clicktrack to help keep time. Learn with experienced instructor Jorg Fabig who includes, tips, cues and advice on playing the drums.Songlist: (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay - Redding, Otis Clocks - Coldplay Every Breath You Take - Police, The Free Fallin' - Petty, Tom And The Heartbreakers Friday I'm In Love - Cure, The Let It Be - Beatles, The Lonely Day - System Of A Down Reamonn - Supergirl Summer Of '69 - Adams, Bryan Supersonic - Oasis
Sympathy for the Drummer: Why Charlie Watts Matters is both a gonzo rush-capturing the bristling energy of the Rolling Stones and the times in which they lived-and a wide-eyed reflection on why the Greatest Rock 'n' Roll Band in the World needed the world's greatest rock 'n' roll drummer.
Gary Chester was one of the busiest studio drummers of the '60s and '70s and played on hundreds of hit records. His systems have been used and endorsed by drummers such as Kenny Aronoff, Danny Gottlieb, and Dave Weckl. This is not just another drum book, but rather a system that will help you develop the skills needed to master today's studio requirements. In this book, Gary Chester will help you to improve your: Reading Concentration Coordination Right and left-hand lead Awareness of the click This revised edition contains a CD with an interview with Chester himself!
Rod Ismay has a passion (some would say obsession) for the Tour de France. Fortunately Rod's issues found their natural home when his native Yorkshire became the host for the 2014 Grand Depart. Rod also has another passion - as well as cycling he is quite keen on bell-ringing, so why not combine the two?
Rockschool Drums Grade 1 (2012-2018) book & CD
Written by Colin Bailey, this book and online audio package helps drummers develop their bass drum technique and increase their flexibility through mastery of a range of exercises.
Heard the one about the drummer who had to fly separately from the rest of Oasis because they thought he was bad luck? Or the drummer who drummed his way out of prison? Well, here they are - the ultimate collection of stories about legendary drummers and you won't have heard any of these before.
Rock School Drums 3 book/CD 2012/2018
Contains all the set pieces, exercises and specimen sight-reading tests for the Snare Drum examinations, Grades 3 & 4.
A Dictionary for the Modern Percussionist and Drummer is an essential resource for student, professional and amateur musicians who wish to delve into the vast world of percussion and drumming terminology. Classical music, popular drum set styles, world drumming ensembles, and historical genres are included, all illustrated with over 300 pictures.
The book concentrates on Keith's influence as a drummer and musician and the impact he has had on rock'n'roll, and all reflect the deep affection that his madcap genius inspired in everyone with whom he came into contact.
Based on the best-selling biography Dear Boy by Tony Fletcher, Who Are You brings to the page Keith Moon's incredible life and premature death in a dramatic graphic reconstruction by genre masters Jim McCarthy and Marc Olivent.
Russell Hartenberger offers a performer's perspective on Steve Reich's compositions, from his iconic minimalist work, Drumming, to his masterpiece, Music for 18 Musicians. This study explores the performance issues encountered by musicians in Reich's original ensemble and reveals the techniques they developed to bring his compositions to life.
Contains all the set pieces, exercises and specimen sight-reading tests for the Tuned Percussion examinations, Grades 1 & 2.
Contains all the set pieces, exercises and specimen sight-reading tests for the Snare Drum examinations, Grades 1 & 2.