Peter Magadini – Polyrhythms: The Musician’s Guide

Aug 20 2017

Peter Magadini – Polyrhythms: The Musician’s Guide

Peter Magadini Polyrhythms PDF download. Peter Magadini’s Polyrhythms is acclaimed the world over and has been hailed by Modern Drummer magazine as “by far the best book on the subject.” Written for instrumentalists and vocalists alike, this book/CD pack contains excellent solos and exercises that feature polyrhythmic concepts. Topics covered include: 6 over 4, 5 over 4, 7 over 4, 3 over 4, 11 over 4, and other rhythmic ratios; combining various polyrhythms; polyrhythmic time signatures; and much more. The CD includes demos of the exercises. The author has the idea of polyrhythms right, and he explains it very...

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Omar Hakim – Let It Flow (Book+CD)

Aug 05 2017

Omar Hakim – Let It Flow (Book+CD)

Omar Hakim Let It Flow PDF. This challenging play along/transcription book is based on Omar’s video Let It Flow . Featured are play along charts, groove/solo/fill transcriptions, and interview material that will help you understand the flowing and exciting style of Omar Hakim. In addition to the soloing and song segments, Omar also shares his valuable insight into developing your touch and groove which will ultimately lead to developing your own style. This book will not only give you a close-up look at one of today’s hottest drummers, it will also provide you with some great ideas and concepts...

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Guerrilla Drum Making

Jul 27 2017

Guerrilla Drum Making

Guerrilla Drum Making download. Ever wonder why the process of crafting custom drums is so vague? We’ve all seen the brief overviews, hasty presentations, and the quick before to after photo shoots. But what really goes on behind the scenes and why haven’t they shown us the REAL science of creating these amazing stains and wrapped finishes? Probably because the procedure is a lot simpler than you think- sure it can be tedious, but they’re take on it is: If YOU knew how to do it… YOU would! That’s exactly what John Dutra has done with the release of...

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Mike Johnston – Linear Drumming

Jul 17 2017

Mike Johnston – Linear Drumming

Mike Johnston Linear Drumming PDF. Each page takes you through a step by step process to help you build speed and freedom around the kit. In this book, Mike takes the student through a bunch of linear patterns for the drums. The teaching technique is simple but good. The first line lists out the sticking pattern along with the note structure. There is a very dominant pattern running through the book, as well. Asking you to get comfortable with the pattern before moving on with it. This can sometimes be a trying process, with great rewards. Every pattern throughout...

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George Lawrence Stone – Stick Control

Jul 02 2017

George Lawrence Stone – Stick Control

George Lawrence Stone’s Stick Control is the original classic, often called the bible of drumming. In 1993, Modern Drummer magazine named it one of the top 25 drumming books of all-time. In the words of the author, this is the ideal book for improving “control, speed, flexibility, touch, rhythm, lightness, delicacy, power, endurance, preciseness of execution, and muscular coordination,” with extra attention given to the development of the weak hand. This indispensable book for drummers of all types includes hundreds of basic to advanced rhythms and moves through categories of single-beat combinations, triplets, short roll combinations, flam beats, flam...

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Rebeca Mauleon – Salsa Guidebook: For Piano and Ensemble

Jun 05 2017

Rebeca Mauleon – Salsa Guidebook: For Piano and Ensemble

Rebeca Mauleon Salsa Guidebook For Piano and Ensemble PDF. The only complete method book on salsa ever published! 260 pages, filled with musical examples for piano, bass, drum set and salsa percussion instruments. For beginning to advanced players. Also included are excerpts of musical scores showing how each instrument fits into each variation of salsa, an historical synopsis, numerous photos of salsa artists and an extensive discography of Afro-Caribbean music. A complete method book on how all the various styles of Afro-Cuban music are played, plus sample charts showing what each instrument is responsible for, a complete history of...

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Drum Play-Along Volume 2: Classic Rock

May 27 2017

Drum Play-Along Volume 2: Classic Rock

Drum Play-Along Volume 2 Classic Rock PDF. Discover exactly how to play eight of the greatest drum parts by some of the biggest names in classic rock, including The Beatles, Golden Earring, Cream and Aerosmith. The Drum Play-Along series is designed to help you play your favourite songs quickly and easily. Just fllow the drum notation, listen to the CD to hear how the drums should sound, and then play along using the superb backing tracks. The audio CD is playable on any CD player. For MAC and PC computer users, the CD is also enhanced so you can...

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Jamey Aebersold – Jazz Play-A-Long: Volume 26 – 30

May 24 2017

Jamey Aebersold – Jazz Play-A-Long: Volume 26 – 30

Jamey Aebersold Jazz Play-A-Long Volume 26, 27, 28, 29, 30 PDF download. Possession of this collection will enable any musician, independently of level and experience in jazz improvisation mastery, learn the basic styles and genres of jazz, and eventually become a true expert in this. Information for reference (for those who do not know): Jamey Aebersold Jazz Play-A-Long – the world’s best collections of exercises for jazz musicians. Volume 26: The Scale Syllabus. For all levels, instrumentalists & vocalists. Hear David Liebman solo over every scale listed in the Scale Syllabus. He solos on two versions of each scale:...

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Mark Guiliana – Exploring Your Creativity on the Drumset

May 14 2017

Mark Guiliana – Exploring Your Creativity on the Drumset

Mark Guiliana – Exploring Your Creativity on the Drumset DVD download. There are many interesting ideas in this book. This is not a book of typical drum grooves or patterns. This is not about hand development, rudiments, grooves. It contains ideas that are different. The concepts are great for unique fills that you might add to your vocabulary. He breaks down individual sounds of a typical drum set and applies the sounds to various patterns. You will take a pattern and play it on different parts of the kit. It is definitely unique as far a drum books go....

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Steve Mansfield – 1001 Drum Grooves

May 12 2017

Steve Mansfield – 1001 Drum Grooves

This book presents 1001 drumset beats played in a variety of musical styles, past and present. It’s ideal for beginners seeking a well-organized, easy-to-follow encyclopedia of drum grooves, as well as consummate professionals who want to bring their knowledge of various drum styles to new heights. Author Steve Mansfield presents: rock and funk grooves, blues and jazz grooves, ethnic grooves, Afro-Cuban and Caribbean grooves, and much more. For those who are beginning set players, this book is invaluable. Every page includes rhythm patterns that vary only slightly from one line to another. Thus, the pace is slow enough to...

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