Gary Chaffee – Sticking Patterns

Feb 21 2016

Gary Chaffee – Sticking Patterns

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 students develop the kinds of...

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Metallica – Master of Puppets (Drum Edition)

Jan 30 2016

Metallica – Master of Puppets (Drum Edition)

Master of Puppets Drum notation songbook. Matching folio to the best-selling album. With drum notation, vocal melody, lyrics, drum notation legend and performance notes. The transcriber did a great job, every note Lars plays is represented and present. Even the vocal lines are transcribed. The layout follows the album track listing, which doesn’t always happen in the guitar editions. Lars is a monster on set! This book is simple to read and is a blast to play. Lars’s triplet patterns are simple and easy to play with practice. This is a great album and the sheet music is so...

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Gary Chaffee – Rhythm and Meter Patterns

Jan 29 2016

Gary Chaffee – Rhythm and Meter Patterns

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, metric modulation and the like. The stuff...

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Walter Martino – Minus One

Dec 26 2015

Walter Martino – Minus One

The pieces of music included in Minus – One are taken from Walter Martino’s CD “Blue Street” (2002 Edizioni Bemolle). Walter played drums and composed and arranged all titles. Salvatore Scorrano collaborated to the score transcriptions. All titles have been remixed in order to provide useful accompaniment recordings for better practice. The style varies from Rock to Funk, from Jazz to Latin, on different levels of difficulty. The scores feature all rhythm “patterns”, “fills” and “solos” performed by Walter, faststrings.com. You will also find some helpful tips to perform all the pieces at best, faststrings.com. “Ghost notes”, rhythm variations...

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Nelson Faria & Cliff Korman – Inside The Brazilian Rhythm Section

Oct 12 2015

Nelson Faria & Cliff Korman – Inside The Brazilian Rhythm Section

This is the first book/CD package ever published that provides an opportunity for bassists, guitarists, pianists and drummers to interact and play-along with a master Brazilian rhythm section. Perfect for practicing both accompanying and soloing. The book provides over 100 pages of valuable information, including the charts for the CD tracks and sample parts for each instrument, transcribed from the recording. Players at all levels will find inspiration and guidance as they learn eight of the most common styles of Brazilian music – samba, bossa nova, partido-alto, choro, baiao, frevo, marcha-rancho and afoxe. Endorsed by John Patitucci, Kenny Barron...

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Joe Morello – Master Studies

Oct 07 2015

Joe Morello – Master Studies

The idea is that you use Master Studies as a workbook to to get your hands and the sticks working as one. Coming from such a great player, you’d expect this book to really test you and make you improve. Let’s see if it does… Master Studies has been layed out with 7 sections – Accent studies, Buzz roll studies, Stroke combination studies, Control studies, Fill-in studies, Ostinato studies, and Flam studies. Once you’ve gotten through that, there is the Buzz roll studies section that again uses 8th notes and triplets with buzz strokes on different beats combined with...

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John Wooton – The Drummer’s Rudimental Reference Book

Sep 09 2015

John Wooton – The Drummer’s Rudimental Reference Book

This book is packed full of lessons and exercises. Neatly organized into 41 different sections, this book covers rudiments, one-handed exercises, stick control, timing, relaxation, odd-groupings, back sticking, & tenor drumming. Exercises used by the Phantom Regiment Drum and Bugle Corps, PAS National Champion Marching Percussion Ensembles The University of North Texas and The University of Louisiana at Lafayette. A must for the private instructor and band director. Format: PDF. Download John Wooton – The Drummer’s Rudimental Reference Book free and other lessons from our site   Register or Login to view hidden...

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Enrique Llacer Regoli – La Bateria: Tecnica Independencia Y Ritmo

Aug 10 2015

Enrique Llacer Regoli – La Bateria: Tecnica Independencia Y Ritmo

It is an excellent resource to learn what makes for a unique sound as well as help you develop your own. The book aimed on drummers from beginner to advanced level, so all drummers should have this book in own collection. Enrique Llacer “Regoli” is a famous Spanish Drummer. In this book you’ll find such techniques as: Guaracha Bolero Calipso Merengue Pachanga Merecumbe Tumbadora Bongos Samba Bossa Nova Format: PDF, 120 pages Download Enrique Llacer Regoli – La Bateria: Tecnica Independencia Y Ritmo free and other lessons from our site   Register or Login to view hidden...

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Elliot Fine and Marvin Dahlgren – Accent On Accents

Jul 30 2015

Elliot Fine and Marvin Dahlgren – Accent On Accents

This book developed by two masters Elliot Fine and Marvin Dahlgren. All drummers will find something new. The book pointed on drummers from beginner to advanced level, so all drummers should have this book in own collection. A lot of exercises, examples and techniques covered. This is the definitive book for building accent skills. Coupled with book 2, you will have all the accent skills you will ever need. Another great use for this book is for bongo accents. A great piece of work that will never go out of style. Topics covered: Right Hand Exercises Adding The Feet...

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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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