Hal Leonard Basics in Rhythm: an instru... $19.95
Basics in Rhythm: an instructional text for all instruments and voice "Internationally acclaimed by today's leading teachers, Basics in Rhythm is a comprehensive collection of rhythm exercises for any instrument or voice in individual or group instruction. This text provides a systematic approach to reading and understanding rhythms and rhythm devices form the Renaissance to today. The play-along CD also makes this the ideal self-instruction method." ISBN 1574630253
Hal Leonard Bass Drum Control, by Colin... $17.99
Bass Drum Control, by Colin Bailey This perennial favorite among drummers helps players develop their bass drum technique and increase their flexibility through the mastery of exercises.“I used Colin Bailey's Bass Drum Control book to develop my SINGLE bass drum playing and DOUBLE bass drum playing. I had the good fortune to get together with Colin and have him show me some of his insights into the bass drum pedal technique and found it to be very useful.” –Steve SmithAudio is accessed online using the unique code inside the book and can be streamed or downloaded. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right. Best seller for more than 50 years! ISBN 9780793591596
Hal Leonard Berklee Press: Producing Dr... $22.99
Berklee Press: Producing Drum Beats: writing & mixing killer drum grooves Produce killer drum beats for any style of music. This comprehensive handbook will show you the secrets used by top producers for creating larger-than-life drum tracks. Understand the different components of a drumbeat, and learn to write and mix incredible grooves while using today’s wealth of amazing music production tools—from loops and MIDI to drum replacement and DAW software programs. The included CD-Plus includes demonstration tracks, and free MIDI and audio samples from Big Fish Audio, KEYFAX, Multiloops, and Smart Loops. You will learn to: Understand the different components of a contemporary drumbeat, including drums, cymbals, percussion, plus electronic samples and loops Create drum beats using different types of MIDI controllers and techniques, including real-time and programmed beats Use techniques in popular audio and MIDI sequencing software such as Pro Tools, Logic, and Reason Think like a drummer, making your beats work well with the rest of the groove and song form, and using drum fills effectively. Mix your beat using time tested EQ, compression, and parallel effects techniques Author Erik Hawkins ISBN 9780876391037
Hudson Gaddiments Book by Steve Gadd $29.99
Gaddiments Book by Steve Gadd In this, the first drum book he has written, music legend Steve Gadd presents a series of rudimental passages inspired by his time in drum corps and love of the rudiments. Each exercise is based on a classic or contemporary rudiment. It’s then displaced by starting on different subdivisions of the beat. This creates new rhythms without changing the sticking. All of the solos are written in a way that reinforce the understanding and importance of phrasing. Includes 36 themes/concepts and 85 individual exercises, each with an accompanying video demonstration. The book has been painstakingly hand-engraved at Steve’s request, to bring a comfortable and classic look to the pages. The layout and detail of each page was designed by Gadd specifically to make it clear and easy to read. These features are reflective of a man who has read thousands of charts and played on some of the most important recordings of our time. Accompanying the book is a full set of videos with Steve demonstrating each exercise. These video lessons are available online and are available for streaming and downloading. Drum set, drum corps, classical drummers and drum teachers will be inspired. This book will improve your technique, phrasing, groove, and rhythmic vocabulary.
Hal Leonard Hal Leonard Christine Barro... $24.99
Hal Leonard Christine Barron Drum Styles Made Easy Learn how to play in different styles: rock/pop, funk, show, blues, jazz, swing, Latin, and reggae Rudiments, exercises, pieces & impro Unique 'cross-in-a-square' approach Ideal for examination candidates Audio CD included ISBN 9790060120053
Hal Leonard Hal Leonard Drum Play-Along... $19.99
Hal Leonard Drum Play-Along Volume 28 Avenged Sevenfold Play your favorite songs quickly and easily with the Drum Play-Along series! Just follow the drum notation, listen to the audio to hear how the drums should sound, then play along using the separate backing tracks. The lyrics are also included for quick reference. 7 songs, including: Afterlife • Almost Easy • Bat Country • Beast and the Harlot • Nightmare • Scream • Unholy Confessions.Audio is accessed online using the unique code inside the book and can be streamed or downloaded. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right. ISBN: 9781458404961
Hal Leonard Hal Leonard: Drumset Synco... $14.99
Hal Leonard: Drumset Syncopation Advanced techniques and studies for playing between the beats by Bruce R. Patzer ISBN 9781476813844 Drumset Syncopation picks up where beginning drum methods leave off, providing the intermediate drumset player with practical studies that can be applied to real-life playing situations. Built on the syncopated rhythms that form the basis of popular music, the book explores beats and fills in a variety of styles, including: basic rock, funk, bossa nova, samba, reggae, blues, shuffles, country/gospel and jazz. This indispensible book is filled with info that will take you from the practice room to the stage!
Hal Leonard Hal Leonard: Maracatu for ... $19.99
Hal Leonard: Maracatu for Drumset and Percussion Maracatu for Drumset and Percussion: A Guide to the Traditional Brazilian Rhythms of Maracatu de Baque Virado, by Scott Kettner Audio CD included Maracatu for Drumset and Percussion explores the traditional Brazilian rhythms of the Maracatu de Baque Virado, which originated in the Candomblé religion but have expanded to provide the rhythmic framework for a particularly exciting style of music. Author Scott Kettner explores every aspect of this dynamic genre, including: instruments of Maracatu de Baque Virado, changing traditions of maracatu, traditional and contemporary maracatu manifestations, drumset applications, New Orleans mambo, and more.
Hal Leonard Hal Leonard: How to Play Ro... $19.99
Hal Leonard: How to Play Rock Drums (Book), by David Lewitt In rock music, the drums steer the ship. They're the foundation upon which the song's rhythmic frame is built. Therefore, in order for a band to sound solid, the drummer needs to be solid. In How to Play Rock Drums, you'll learn all the necessary skills and tools needed to fill this important role. Whether it's classic four-on-the-floor beats, funky rock, 12/8 beats, or just about anything else you're likely to encounter behind the kit when playing rock, this book has you covered. Designed for the beginner-to-intermediate player, this nuts-and-bolts method provides essential beats in numerous subgenres along with plenty of great ideas for fills – over 340 examples in all! With the included online audio access, you can hear every beat and fill demonstrated so you'll know exactly how they should sound. You'll even learn how to effectively count off a song in each style so you can get the ship sailing true from the start! So grab your sticks and prepare to start rockin'! ISBN 9781495003172
Hal Leonard Hal Leonard: Metal Drumming... $19.99
Hal Leonard: Metal Drumming Concepts Metal Drumming Concepts: vital beats, exercises, fills, tips & techniques by Andols Herrick ISBN 9781458402738 Andols Herrick, longtime drummer for Chimaira, presents this unique book/DVD pack essential for heavy metal drummers. The topics covered include: double bass beats; hand exercises; time signature manipulation; the blast beat; drum & cymbal fills; and more. Each concept is thoroughly explained and notated in the book, and then demonstrated up close by Herrick himself on the accompanying DVD.
Hal Leonard Hal Leonard: Praise & Worsh... $9.95
Hal Leonard: Praise & Worship Drumming: a guide to playing in church If you're interested in playing drumset in a church setting or worship group, this unique book/audio pack is for you. Praise and Worship Drumming by percussionist and teacher Cary Nasatir is a clear and concise guide for the beginning to intermediate drummer and also a must-have for the non-drumming worship leader, music director, and minister of music. Covering a wide variety of musical styles, the book includes lessons on rhythmic fundamentals, drumset anatomy, techniques and more. The companion audio contains many of the examples in the book for both demonstration and play-along. ISBN 0634083899
Hal Leonard Hal Leonard: Steelpan Metho... $12.99
Hal Leonard: Steelpan Method, by Liam Teague The Hal Leonard Steelpan Method is designed for anyone just learning to play the steelpan. This easy-to-use beginner's guide takes you through the basics of the instrument and its technique. The accompanying audio includes demonstration tracks for all the examples in the book. It covers: stance • holding the mallets • types of strokes • tone production and volume control • stickings • rolls • scales • calypsos • many songs and exercises • basic music reading • steelpan anatomy and maintenance • steelpan history • and more. The price of this book includes access to audio tracks online for download or streaming, using the unique code inside the book. ISBN 9781495006722