Kevin Tuck – Drum Tutorials

Jun 29 2015

Kevin Tuck – Drum Tutorials

Reading is always a problem for drummers of all ages, however it is not a problem if the basic issues are addressed right from the beginning. This set of 20 “Reading Practice” sheets is designed to help students learn the basics of reading music, with very little to confuse them, so they can concentrate on reading and counting the note types accurately. In this package have also supplied the snare drum solos and reading expansion sheets which deal with dynamics, accents and other time signatures. Features: Reading Practice Snare Drum Solos Straight 8th Rock Pattern sheets Shuffle/triplet based pattern...

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Ray Badness – Drum Programming

Jun 17 2015

Ray Badness – Drum Programming

Drum Programming: A Complete Guide to Program & Think Like a Drummer. This is your complete guide to programming and thinking like a drummer – not a drum machine user. Instead of merely providing instructions for you to program into your machine, this book is a direct, mathematical approach to learning how to drum and how to best emulate a drum kit on a pre-recorded track. By following this book, you will gain an understanding of the drum kit that takes many drummers years to learn – and that will lead to more realistic programming and better results! Features:...

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Dino Fauci – Metallica’s Lars Ulrich

Jun 04 2015

Dino Fauci – Metallica’s Lars Ulrich

An up-close look at heavy metal’s leading drummer, using actual transcribed examples of Metallica hits. Dino Fauci has been playing drums for 16 years, and has studied privately with David Garibaldi, Greg Bissonette, and Peter Erskine, to name a few. He has also completed the percussion program at the Grove School of Music. Dino has appeared in the Star Jam video series featuring John Bonham, and the “Beginning Rock Drum Video”. He has transcribed two Winger albums and the video workbook for the Randy Castillo. This book features: The Drum Style Of Lars Ulrich Double Bass Drumming Feel Changes...

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John Riley – The Art of Bop Drumming

May 09 2015

John Riley – The Art of Bop Drumming

Well-known for his creative flexibility and musicianship, John Riley has worked with such jazz mainstays as Stan Getz, Dizzy Gillespie or Miles Davis. This method includes solos, patterns, tips, and exercises in time playing, comping, soloing, and brushes. Also included are Jazz essentials and charts. The CD included features exercise examples and play along tunes with Bob Mintzer (tenor saxophone), Phill Markowitz (piano), James Genus (bass), and John Riley (drums). The Art of Bop Drumming has been split into 7 main sections – time playing, comping, soloing, brushes, more jazz essentials, charts, and the appendix. Every section is packed...

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Rick Kvistad – Accent Studies And Etudes For Percussion

Mar 16 2015

Rick Kvistad – Accent Studies And Etudes For Percussion

Play all studies slowly enough to be comfortable and relaxed. Gradually increase the tempo, but stay relaxed. Use the metronomic markings on the etudes as a goal for that Etude and corresponding Study. Rick Kvistad has been the principal percussionist and Associate Principal Timpanist of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra since 1980. Before that he had the same title with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. He has performed on numerous recordings such as the Star Wars Trilogy by John Williams. Rick has had an interest in combining musical elements of classical, world music and jazz through his involvement with diverse...

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Dante Agostini – Solfege Rythmique Cahier № 1

Feb 26 2015

Dante Agostini – Solfege Rythmique Cahier № 1

Another great book from maestro Dante Agostini. This book covers all the basics in a phased manner. It is not just drummers, but all musicians who wish to improve their own pace. Dante pioneer, innovator and creator of teaching rhythm! Don’t miss a chance to learn rhythm techniques from master. Tous simplement, l’ouvrage de référence quand on parle d’apprentissage du rythme et de la lecture de celui-ci! Cet ouvrage aborde tous les rudiments de manière progressive. Il ne s’adresse pas seulement aux batteurs, mais à tous les musiciens qui souhaitent perfectionner leur rythme. Bravo Dante! précurseur, innovateur et créateur...

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Buddy Rich – Modern Interpretation Of Snare Drum Rudiments

Feb 12 2015

Buddy Rich – Modern Interpretation Of Snare Drum Rudiments

The result of the combined efforts of the Rich-Adler partnership is a book with all the fundamental material needed for an instructive drum method. In addition to the elementary principles of music, there are eighty-three lessons of exercises and rudiments, twenty-one reading exercises, ten exercises employing rudiments, forty-six advanced rhythmic studies and a list of the most frequently used musical terms. All of the material has been carefully graded as to difficulty. Buddy Rich’s Modern Interpretation of Snare Drum Rudiments not only differs from all other drum books, in that it contains a systematic course for the beginner, but...

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Dante Agostini – Preparation For Sight-Reading

Jan 09 2015

Dante Agostini – Preparation For Sight-Reading

This instrument sight-reading book Is designed to familiarize the student with the rhythmic and Instrumental difficulties he will encounter In musical scores. These sight-reading studies will show the student how important It is to read music and have good technique (see the Dante Agostini 6 rudiments and 6 drum methods). Studies for drums, Vol. 1 is necessary to work with this book. It Indicates the “right hand”, “left hand” attacks, or the method of using the rudiments or scores on drums. Studies for drums, vol. 0-5 discuss techniques from beginners to professionals (see reference, cover page). Format: PDF, 50...

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Russ Miller – Drum Set Crash Course Tuning Edition

Dec 06 2014

Russ Miller – Drum Set Crash Course Tuning Edition

Russ Miller’s video tutorial contains a wealth of information, is encyclopedic in scope, and accessible in tone and pace. Miller gives step-by-step account of how to tune an entire kit, giving consideration to stylistic tuning, hardware, muffling, microphone placement, tuning to pitches, and relative tuning, among many other topics discussed. This is a vital tool for beginner students to learn from one of the best contemporary drummers around, as well as an important reference for seasoned players. This video, used in conjunction with its companion book, is the best system for developing the ability to play in multiple styles....

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Dave Weckl – Ultimate Play Along: Level 1, Volume 2

Nov 18 2014

Dave Weckl – Ultimate Play Along: Level 1, Volume 2

This book/CD package has been developed so that the beginning to intermediate drummer can practice in a wide range of styles along with all-star musicians Mike Stern on guitar and John Patitucci on bass. The styles covered include straight eighths, shuffle (blues), sixteenth-note feel, hip-hop (jazz funk), pop ballad, reggae (shuffle), and rock. Contains perforated ‘road map’ charts for each tune. Recommended as a really good book for starters. For those of you who wish to really solidify your playing. Very comprehensive and the quality of songs is exceptional for a “play-along”. Two CDs. One with drums, the other...

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