4 WAY COORDINATION - MARVIN DAHLGREN AND ELLIOT FINE

4 WAY COORDINATION - MARVIN DAHLGREN AND ELLIOT FINE

Proficiency as a drummer has always come from great hand dexterity. However, with the introduction of modern drumming techniques, it has become increasingly necessary to gain complete independence of both the hands and feet. With various rhythmic exercises in easy-to-read notation, 4-way Coordination is designed to guide the drummer from simple patterns to advanced polyrhythms. Through the study of this method book, the student will gain invaluable listening skills and techniques that will provide insight to drumming in all styles.

THE ART OF COP DRUMMING - JOHN RILEY

THE ART OF COP DRUMMING - JOHN RILEY

The definitive book on bop drumming---a style that is both the turning point and the cornerstone of contemporary music's development. This comprehensive book and audio presentation covers time playing, comping, soloing, brushes, more jazz essentials, and charts in an entertaining mix of text, music, and pertinent quotes.

JAZZ DRUMMER'S WORKSHOP - JAHN RILEY

JAZZ DRUMMER'S WORKSHOP - JAHN RILEY

Noted drummer and educator John Riley has created an in-depth work for serious students of the instrument. Conceptual topics (time playing, comping, soloing), artist style and analysis (Elvin Jones, Tony Williams and others) and technique (warm-ups, Moeller, etc.) all come together in a fresh, educational and inspiring way. Destined to become an important addition to curriculum. The CD features Riley performing several of the examples.

THE ART OF MODERN JAZZ DRUMMING - JACK DE JOHNETTE AND CHARLIE PERRY

THE ART OF MODERN JAZZ DRUMMING - JACK DE JOHNETTE AND CHARLIE PERRY

The principles, techniques, rhythms and concepts of progressive jazz. Topics include improvisation, interaction of parts, meter-within-meter phrasing, cymbal rhythms and much more.

AFRO-CUBAN RHYTHMS FOR DRUMSET- F.MALABE AND B. WIENER

AFRO-CUBAN RHYTHMS FOR DRUMSET- F.MALABE AND B. WIENER

An introduction to Afro-Cuban rhythms, including the history, traditional instruments, and basic styles of Afro-Cuban music. The book explores the complexities of these various styles in a simple, understandable way. The companion audio is invaluable to anyone interested in adapting these rhythms to the drumset.

FUNKIFYING THE CLAVE - LINCOLN GOINES AND ROBBY AMEEN

FUNKIFYING THE CLAVE - LINCOLN GOINES AND ROBBY AMEEN

English / Spanish. This is a matching video to the best-selling Manhattan Music Publications book dealing with the traditional Afro-Cuban rhythms and their adaption to funk, rock, and jazz. It covers clave and tumbao, songo, guaguanco, Afro-Cuban 6/8, cha-cha-cha and mozambique.