by Ted Reed, Progressive Steps To Syncopation For The Modern Drummer Book available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Progressive Steps To Syncopation For The Modern Drummer books, Voted second on Modern Drummer's list of 25 Greatest Drum Books in 1993, Progressive Steps to Syncopation for the Modern Drummer is one of the most versatile and practical works ever written for drums. Created exclusively to address syncopation, it has earned its place as a standard tool for teaching beginning drummers syncopation and strengthening reading skills. This book includes many accented eighths, dotted eighths and sixteenths, eighth-note triplets and sixteenth notes for extended solos. In addition, teachers can develop many of their own examples from it.
by Jim Chapin, Advanced Techniques For The Modern Drummer Book available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Advanced Techniques For The Modern Drummer books, 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.
by Richard Standley , Stylish Fills And Daily Practice Routines For The Modern Drummer Book available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Stylish Fills And Daily Practice Routines For The Modern Drummer books, This book is designed especially for the intermediate level drummer, who wants to take their playing to the next level. Featuring daily practice exercises to help build independence and stick control, taking an in depth look at modern techniques, such as heel toe kick drum, fast 16th note triplet rebounds, linear fills and ghost notes. The book is split into twelve chapters and has over seventy pages packed with useful tips, impressive fills, solos and fast chops. It will be a huge help to the more experienced student that is looking to expand their knowledge base and overall performance behind the kit.
by STEVE FIDYK, Modern Drum Method Grade 2 Book available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Modern Drum Method Grade 2 books, With the Modern Drum Method Grade 2, Steve Fidyk picks up where Grade 1 leaves off continuing his sequential teaching method and guiding the intermediate student through the most fundamental drumming concepts.The exercises in Grade 2 focus significantly on reading dotted note and rest values, rock, funk and swing beat variations, techniques for tuning the drum set, and a section featuring 2, 3 and 4 beat drum fill examples. the accompanying mp3 CD features every exercise covered in the text.A supplementary DVD entitled Modern Drum Method Grades 1-3 is also available and features many of the concepts and exercises introduced in all three method books.If you are a new drum student who has just purchased your first kit, or an experienced player looking for ways to improve your fundamentals and sound production, this book series can help clarify many of the mechanical and conceptual drumming skills for you. Throughout, Steve explains each drumming topic as if he were teaching a private lesson.• Reading exercises featuring dotted whole, half, quarter and eighth notes and rests
by FRANK BRIGGS, Complete Modern Drum Set Book available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Complete Modern Drum Set books, This book offers challenging material for the intermediate to advanced drummer. Addressing a multitude of styles, author Frank Briggs helps guide your playing to a higher plane while improving your technique and raising your awareness of cutting edge concepts such as metric modulation, displaced beats, polyrhythms, and more. Briggs states, He believes the more you know about different styles and the inner workings of time and phrasing, the better your ability to contribute to themusic at hand. The clearer you see the parallels or the common threads thattie these concepts together, the more freedom you will have to express yourself. The music is challenging and suitable for the advanced drummer. Styles include odd meters, metric modulation, tuplets, funk, Latin, mid and up-tempo swing, andfusion.This set includes access to online audio. which is a play-along for drums with full stereo versions of the music charts included in the book. Sketch, Electric, Red Moon, Home, Funky Track, Jazz Swing, and 32Bar are recorded with drums and without drums (the tracks without drums include a click track) so that the student can listen and play-along. Solo sectionsare included on most of the tracks. Instrumentation is drums, bass, keyboards and sax. The companion video online:Re-edited from the original masters, this video offers challenging material for the intermediate to advanced drummer.All special effects have been removed and the sound track has been encoded in Dolby Digital stereo. Twenty-one play-along tracks, CueLink(tm) and a metronome make this video the most valuable cutting edge educational tool for drummers on the market today. This video features complete performances of Red Moon, Home, Along the Mohawk, Sketch/Electric and more. It includes over 115 minutes of drumming and is the perfect companion to the Complete Modern Drum Set Book (nearly every page in the book is performed... including page headers and pattern numbers for easy reference)
by Stephen Hawkins, Modern Drumming Concepts Book available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Modern Drumming Concepts books, The Time Space and Drums MODERN DRUMMING CONCEPTS book is a supplemental book that contains many drumming concepts, designed to help drummers of all levels to improve their current playing abilities by allowing a deeper understanding of some modern fundamental concepts. This book goes beyond drumming and takes a more detailed look at the drummer to help him/her improve not just their drumming but the way that they look at themselves, their instrument, and the results they are currently getting from their present abilities. This book will help any drummer wishing to get a better understanding of a drummer's most valuable commodity... Space. And because Space is the drummers' playground this book helps the drummer to improve the way that he looks at and therefore plays Time within the Space available to him. He also discovers that Time doesn't really exist and must be created by the drummer in order to provide space for other musicians to play within. As well as learning the more advanced concepts of Time and Space the drummer also discovers that drumming is a journey From the Beginning to the End and Back and without knowing where he is on that journey success will be difficult to attain. The drummer will also discover: Speed is an effect and not a cause. The theory behind the theory everyone should master, How to solve the lack of practice problems, Mind over body integrations, Why Science is more important than the Art of drumming, The power of perspectives ...and much more, the student will emerge with the tools to become a much better player and with a deep understanding of essential Modern Drumming Concepts. These are the building blocks behind the basic fundamentals that every drum teacher teaches. These concepts determine how you do the things that you do with your drumming
by Joe Cusatis, Rudimental Patterns Book available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Rudimental Patterns books, Developed to increase the speed and ease of getting around the drumset using rudiments as the foundation. The cross sticking and drum-to-drum patterns used in this book will increase the student's coordination skills, familiarity of the drumset, and soloing vocabulary. An exceptional way to incorporate rudiments into the drumset performer's practice routine.
by Joe Cusatis, Rhythmic Patterns Book available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Rhythmic Patterns books, The purpose of this book is to take rhythmic figures, originally learned on the snare drum, and apply them to the drumset. In doing this, the student is introduced to several cross sticking and drum-to-drum patterns using eighth, triplet and sixteenth notes. This approach to the drumset is an excellent way to develop the coordination and speed of getting around the drums with ease, while also helping with soloing.