Gene Krupa Drum Method

Gene Krupa Drum Method
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This method features transcriptions from the video Gene Krupa: Jazz Legend. The first section of the book presents Krupa’s drum method which combines individual snare drum techniques with basic drumset applications. The second section contains transcriptions of Krupa’s performances from the video.

The Drum Recording Handbook: Music Pro Guides

The Drum Recording Handbook: Music Pro Guides (Hal Leonard Music Pro Guides)
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(Technical Reference). Recording acoustic drums is one of the toughest challenges faced by every audio engineer. In The Drum Recording Handbook , mega-selling pro audio author Bobby Owsinski and in-demand recording engineer Dennis Moody reveal amazing secrets to getting outstanding drum track recordings every time, from every session. Interviews include Bernie Dresel, Ricky Lawson, Brian MacLeod,and Dave Weckl. You’ll learn: * How to tune drums for the studio the right way, everyI time * Mic techniques for every kind of recording session, large or small * The right way to mix your drum tracks for all kinds of music genres….

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The Drummer's Complete Vocabulary As Taught by Alan Dawson

The Drummer's Complete Vocabulary As Taught by Alan Dawson: Book & 2 CDs
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Alan Dawson was a legendary drummer and educator, known for his work with the top artists in jazz as well as for his 18-year association with Berklee College of Music. This new text and CD combination was put together by John Ramsay, a prominent drummer in his own right and a former student of Dawson’s. The book contains all the important techniques and concepts that Alan Dawson embraced in his own playing and subsequently taught to his students. The two CDs include some remastered audio examples from actual lessons taught by Dawson himself over the years. This is a highly….

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Beyond the Backbeat: from Rock & Funk to Jazz & Latin (Music : Drum Set)

Beyond the Backbeat: from Rock & Funk to Jazz & Latin (Berklee Press Workshop)
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(Berklee Guide). Learn how to take any basic rock/funk drum beat and morph it into jazz and world music feels. Improve your chops, expand your versatility, and develop your own style. The accompanying CD features over 90 play-along tracks to test out your morphing techniques as you groove with a Berklee band in all contemporary styles.

Contemporary Jazz Styles for the Drums Bk. and CD (The Collective: Contemporary Styles)

CONTEMPORARY JAZZ STYLES FOR DRUMS BOOK/CD DRUMMERS COLLECTIVE BOOKS (The Collective: Contemporary Styles)
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In this book and CD, Retzlaff and Froman start by breaking down the components of ride-cymbal patterns and comping by providing explanations, notated samples, exercises, and charts along with CD demos and play-alongs. Paralleling the historical evolution of Jazz drumming, the authors progress into other styles and combinations of patterns, while adding new sounds and techniques. Part 1 begins by intoducing you to the common Jazz-drummer’s vocabulary associated with Bebop, Hard Bop and Cool jazz styles that started in the mid-1940s and developed through the 1950s. Part ll continues with the evolution of Bebop and straight-ahead Jazz styles from the….

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Music Minus One Drums: Traditional Jazz Series: The Condon Gang–The Chicago & New York Jazz Scene

The Condon Gang: The Chicago and New York Jazz Scene: Music Minus One Drums Deluxe 2-CD Set
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(Music Minus One). From the 1920s to the 1950s, the great Eddie Condon and his band created a truly unique style of traditional jazz, characterized by a succession of instrumental solos and abrupt transitions of dynamics; the result was one which reverberates to this day in the world of jazz music. Now you can participate in this incredible style and the sophisticated music of the Condon Gang with this fabulous all-digital MMO release. Includes a stellar lineup of professionals giving you guidance and a fabulous ensemble with which to perform! Contains a custom-engraved music score featuring drum charts with drum….

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Ultimate Play-Along Drum Trax Billy Cobham Conundrum (Book & 2 CDs)

Ultimate Play-Along Drum Trax Billy Cobham Conundrum: Jam with Six Revolutionary Billy Cobham Charts, Book & 2 CDs
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Each book in the Ultimate Play-Along series features the finest professionally recorded tracks, complete transcriptions, detailed explanations, and performance notes. Each song has demonstration tracks that can be used for learning and practice and then turned off to allow playing parts along with the CD. Solos are fully demonstrated and explained. This play-along package features six classic selections from Spectrum, an album portraying Billy Cobham’s timeless blend of deep funk and hard-rock grooves that pack as much improvisation as they do power. Guided by performance notes throughout, the musician/student can play along, in essence filling in for any key member….

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All About Drums: A Fun and Simple Guide to Playing Drums

All About Drums: A Fun and Simple Guide to Playing Drums
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(Drum Instruction). Have you struggled through tedious lessons and boring instruction books in your desire to learn to play the drumset? If you wish there was a fun and engaging way to motivate you in your drumset playing quest, then this is it: All About Drums is for you. Whether it’s learning to read music, playing by ear, creating your own beats, or all of the above, this enjoyable guide will help you to finally start playing the beats and fills to your favorite songs in many different styles. Plus, learn interesting tid-bits on drumset makes & models, care and….

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How to Play Drums: Everything You Need to Know to Play the Drums

How to Play Drums: Everything You Need to Know to Play the Drums
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How to Play Drums offers an effective and enjoyable way to learn to play one of the oldest and most popular musical instruments. With easy-to-follow instructions and fun practice exercises, How to Play Drums will help students to develop excellent drumming techniques.

How to Play Drums covers all the basics, including:

· Setting up the drum kit

· Using a practice pad

· Understanding notation

· Mastering the rudiments of rhythm

· Mastering the tambourine, claves, conga drums, and many other Latin American and hand-held percussion instruments

· Playing the timpani and other orchestral drums

Inside Out: Exploring the Mental Aspects of Drumming

Inside Out: Exploring the Mental Aspects of Drumming
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(Percussion). This book takes drummers beyond the rudiments and technical exercises to the artistic and spiritual side of what it takes to be a great musician. Master drummer Billy Ward, player and educator, has become one of the most popular columnists in Modern Drummer history. Totally honest and revealing, he shares his series of essays from Modern Drummer magazine that will give players a different perspective on getting better at everything they do, from their own solo playing to the part they play as a component of a band. Topics include: How to Get Gigs, Learning to Groove, Effective Practicing,….

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