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The Everything Drums Book: From Tuning and Timing to Fills and Solos--All You Need to Keep the Beat with CD (Audio) (Everything)by Eric Starr
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As any musician will tell you, the drummer is the backbone of a group. Today's drummers are no longer hidden away behind the frontman or lead guitarist. They have come to the forefront and are now being recognized for their individual talent.
You can continue in the tradition of the drumming greats with The Everything. Drums Book with CD, a straightforward, step-by-step introduction to playing drums with inspiration and style. You'll be given lessons in tuning, timing, and hand technique, while developing a unique style all your own. In addition to the fundamentals of drumming, you'll learn how to play in various styles, including rock, blues, jazz, R&B, Latin, and Caribbean. Numerous practice exercises help you put your knowledge to work, while the audio examples help train your ear.
The Everything. Drums Book with CD also includes:
Whether you're a fan of Keith Moon, Steve Gadd, Stewart Copeland, Buddy Rich, Neil Peart, or Tito Puente, The Everything. Drums Book with CD gives you all the tools you need to keep the beat.
Generations of people have grown up listening to the sounds of such talented drummers as Mickey Hart, Dave Grohl, Keith Moon, and Stewart Copeland. For decades, the excitement of being in a band and sounding like those great artists has intrigued music fanatics. Now, The Everything "RM" Drums Book w/CD introduces these aspiring musicians to the fundamentals of percussion. Easy, step-by-step instruction covers timing, tuning, hand technique, and the various styles of drumming, including rock, blues, jazz, R&B, Latin, and Caribbean. Text instruction is reinforced with clear CD audio examples designed to inspire and train the reader's ear.
The Everything "RM" Drums Book tells how to:
-- Purchase equipment
-- Read music
-- Learn solos and fills
-- Maintain a drum kit
-- Add creative percussive sounds
-- Develop a unique style
Table of Contents
Getting started — Let's begin — Stick movement — Notation as a tool — Music reading practice — Technique — Other key rudiments — Putting the rudiments to work — Adding the feet — Timekeeping — Drum set beats — Playing jazz.
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