The art of bop drumming
Author: John Riley, Dan Thress
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
Presents the essential elements of bop drumming demonstrated through concise exercises and containing ideas to help understand what to play, how to play it and why, as well as a clear explanation of how the drummer functions in a group.
Expertly written by timpanist/percussionist Mitchell Peters (Los Angeles Philharmonic), Fundamental Method for Timpani teaches the basics of timpani playing in a practical and musical way with numerous sticking, tuning and ear training exercises, plus over 60 musical etudes in a variety of styles. The book is organized into four chapters that may be used simultaneously: "General Information," "Basic Technique," "Etudes for Two Timpani" and "Etudes for Three and Four Timpani."
Author: Joe Morello
This book gives exercises for the development of control and technique for playing drums.
The classic jazz independence book is now new and improved and with two CDs! Jim Chapin, known as the "Father of Jazz Independence," has written one of the most popular drumset books of all time. This classic work should be in every drummer's library as there is always something new to learn and develop from this masterful book. Whether for a beginner or an accomplished drummer, this system will greatly improve independence and coordination, sticking, power, and speed and endurance on the drumset. Dedicated to Sanford Moeller, this book proves Jim's teaching techniques like no other.
Contains all the set pieces, exercises and specimen sight-reading tests for the Timpani examinations, Grades 1 & 2.
(Play Today Instructional Series). This ultimate self-teaching method for drums can be used by students who want to teach themselves, or by teachers for private or group study. Offers instruction on: beats, songs and fills; all musical styles; playing tips and techniques; music notation; and more. Songs: Friends in Low Places * The House Is Rockin' * I Saw Her Standing There * Never Gonna Let You Go * What I Like About You.
Enormous demands are placed on the control and manual dexterity of thecontemporary drum set player, particularly in the Jazz idiom. Today's drummer isexpected to have developed limb coordination to a degree that would have been thought unachievable a few short years ago. This text presents an effectivemethod of dealing with the mastery of drum set coordination by breaking it down into four sections: 1) Ride Cymbal - Right hand; 2) Snare Drum - Left hand; 3) Bass Drum - Right foot; 4) Hi-hat - Left foot. The author clearly states his goals in writing this book: It is my sincere wish that the materialspresented in [this] text will be of considerable help in developing musical approach to the coordination skills demanded of today's drummer. -John Pickering
Author: Gilles Bernard, Gérard Lachaux
" Waterloo, morne plaine... " Ces trois mots résonnent encore à la mémoire des Français. Par-delà les écrits de Victor Hugo, c'est pour eux le souvenir précis d'une défaite plutôt que celui d'une bataille et selon les opinions, le point final d'une fantastique épopée ou d'un terrible despotisme. Les preuves authentiques de la bataille, il fallait les chercher aux sources. A presque deux siècles d'intervalle, les seuls indices concrets, à nos yeux, étaient les objets qui avaient réellement " fait " Waterloo. Curieusement, après tant de publications sur le sujet, personne ne semblait s'y être vraiment intéressé. Pourtant, leur capital émotionnel demeure toujours intact, du célébrissime chapeau de Napoléon au bouton d'uniforme du plus obscur des fusiliers d'infanterie.
34 Scores for Piano, Organ, Harpsichord and Celeste is the first ever sheet music to be published by Bjork.
Author: Alexandre Dumas
Urbain Grandier was written in the year 1840 by Alexandre Dumas. This book is one of the most popular novels of Alexandre Dumas, and has been translated into several other languages around the world. This book is published by Booklassic which brings young readers closer to classic literature globally.
(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Artist Songbook). This fantastic collection features over 25 hits from the British rock band in piano/vocal/guitar notation, including: Angie * Beast of Burden * Emotional Rescue * Fool to Cry * Happy * It's Only Rock 'N' Roll (But I like It) * Miss You * Not Fade Away * Rocks Off * Shattered * Start Me Up * Time Is on My Side * Tumbling Dice * Waiting on a Friend * and more.
Author: Bob Stoloff
Publisher: Music Sales Amer
(Music Sales America). Vocal improvisations on the blues from Bob Stoloff author of Scat: Vocal Improvisation Techniques . Focuses on blues solos in a variety of contemporary grooves and covers accents, ties and syllable articulation. Includes a CD-ROM with 51 MP3 files of rhythm tracks for vocalists and instrumentalists.