Ari Hoenig – Systems, Book 1

Nov 16 2019

Ari Hoenig – Systems, Book 1

Ari Hoenig Systems Book 1 PDF. Drumming Technique and Melodic Jazz Independence. Can you say four-way coordination? This book will vastly improve students’ creative melodic independence and help them broaden the musical possibilities of improvisation through theme and variation. This is an in-depth look into jazz comping, using melodies that stress the second triplet note. Each “system” is designed to help drummers prepare for the world of highly rhythmic band improvisation. This intermediate- to advanced-level book includes hand warm-ups, flam warm-ups, swing prerequisites, triplet displacements, and much more. It’s kind of a cross between New Breed and the Chapin...

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Gary Chester – The New Breed

Nov 06 2019

Gary Chester – The New Breed

Gary Chester The New Breed PDF. Systems for the Development of Your Own Creativity. 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. By working with this book, you’ll improve your reading, concentration, coordination, right and left-hand lead, and awareness of the click. Regardless of...

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Craig Lauritsen – Progressive Drum Method

Oct 23 2019

Craig Lauritsen – Progressive Drum Method

Craig Lauritsen Progressive Drum Method PDF. For Beginner to Advanced A comprehensive guide to playing the drums featuring all the important Beats, Rhythms, Fills, Rudiments, Techniques and Concepts required by todays versatile performing drummer, Covers a broad range of styles including: Rock, Heavy metal, Funk, Reggae, Jazz, Rap, Go-Go/Hip-Hop, Shuffle/Blues, Odd Time and includes Solos in various styles. Traditionally drummers have begun on the snare drum and then moved to the drum set once the hands were more developed. These days most kids want to start right on the set, the downside being that often the hands just don’t...

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Charles Dowd – A Funky Primer For The Rock Drummer

Oct 18 2019

Charles Dowd – A Funky Primer For The Rock Drummer

Charles Dowd A Funky Primer For The Rock Drummer PDF. This best-selling, progressive encyclopedia of rock/funk patterns for all tempos utilizes a new contemporary teaching style for independence, rudiments, styles and more.The Title says it all! This book by Charles Dowd takes you through all the stages to become a great, funky Rock Drummer. Includes Drum notation for hundreds of exercises and drum patterns along with guidance, performance notes and general style tips from one of the world’s greatest drummers. Suitable for self-taught beginners or drum students and anyone who wants to hone their rock drumming techniques. This book...

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Rod Morgenstein – Drum Set Warm-Ups

Oct 12 2019

Rod Morgenstein – Drum Set Warm-Ups

Rod Morgenstein Drum Set Warm-Ups PDF. Essential Exercises for Improving Technique. Step away from the practice pad! Legendary drummer Rod Morgenstein reveals his innovative warm-up method designed to limber up your entire body. Features exercises to develop and improve your speed, power, control, coordination, independence, accuracy, endurance and agility. With this book, you’ll gain a greater facility and command of the drum set, along with an increased feeling of confidence. “The definitive text for improving technical facility on the drum set.” If you’re serious about playing the drum set well, then you NEED this book. It does for the...

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Gary Chaffee – Sticking Patterns

Sep 29 2019

Gary Chaffee – Sticking Patterns

Gary Chaffee Sticking Patterns PDF. In Sticking Patterns, Gary’s unique approach to the use of stickings is explored. Completely different from the rudiments, Gary’s system is designed specifically for drum set performance, both for creating time feels as well as for filling and soloing. Also included are sections on accented single strokes, as well as the use of double strokes on the set. The four-volume Patterns series by Gary Chaffee is one of the most contemporary and comprehensive drum methods available. Endorsed by many of today’s top players, the books cover a wide range of materials, and will help...

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Jim Holland – The Complete Book Of Drum Fills

Sep 19 2019

Jim Holland – The Complete Book Of Drum Fills

Jim Holland The Complete Book Of Drum Fills PDF. This book came about because of several reasons to fill several needs. Playing musical drum fills and solos in tempo, has been one of the most challenging problems facing the elementary drummer. This is why a systematic approach to learning both drum fills and solos is essential. This book contains beat fill combinations from basic to advanced levels. It is a comprehensive learning guide with hundreds of fill and solo ideas. Loads of stuff for the beginner up to the experienced kit player. Breaks it all down into manageable chunks...

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Ted Reed – Progressive Steps to Syncopation for the Modern Drummer

Sep 04 2019

Ted Reed – Progressive Steps to Syncopation for the Modern Drummer

Ted Reed Progressive Steps to Syncopation for the Modern Drummer PDF. Voted second on Modern Drummer’s list of 25 Greatest Drum Books in 1993, Progressive Steps to Syncopation for the Modern Drummer is one of the most versatile and practical works ever written for drums. Created exclusively to address syncopation, it has earned its place as a standard tool for teaching beginning drummers syncopation and strengthening reading skills. This book includes many accented eighths, dotted eighths and sixteenths, eighth-note triplets and sixteenth notes for extended solos. In addition, teachers can develop many of their own examples from it. Syncopation...

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Led Zeppelin I – Off the Record

Aug 28 2019

Led Zeppelin I – Off the Record

Led Zeppelin I Off the Record PDF. Learn to play 9 Led Zeppelin tracks from the Debut Album. The book contains guitar, drums and bass guitar transcriptions with very good explanations. These transcriptions are accurate and easy to understand even if the songs themselves aren’t always easy to play. If you want to learn how to play Zeppelin look no further, download this. On January 12th, 1969, a relatively unknown band formed out of the Yardbirds’ ashes and recorded an eponymous debut album. Spearheaded by Jimmy Page, the band was predicted to “go down like a lead zeppelin” by...

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Gary Chaffee – Rhythm and Meter Patterns

Aug 25 2019

Gary Chaffee – Rhythm and Meter Patterns

Gary Chaffee Rhythm and Meter Patterns PDF. The four-volume Patterns series by Gary Chaffee is one of the most contemporary and comprehensive drum methods available. Endorsed by many of today’s top players, the books cover a wide range of materials, and will help students develop the kinds of skills necessary for drum set performance. The Patterns books are designed to be used in any order, or in combination with one another. A must for the serious student. Rhythm & Meter Patterns deals with a comprehensive examination of rhythmic and metric materials, including such things as odd-rhythms, polyrhythms, mixed meters,...

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