Drum Set Musician - Hal Leonard Publishing
introduction/intermediate drumset book/CD package is a collaborative
effort between Rod and Rick Mattingly, former editor of
Modern Drummer Magazine for 9 years and current editor of
Percussive Notes, the official journal of the Percussive
Arts Society (PAS).
approach is simple: keep enthusiasm high from the get-go
by having the beginning drumset student sitting behind the
kit and learning to play practical and useful beats and
fills from Day One! Along the way they'll learn about song
form, verses, choruses, intros, endings, contructing drum
parts, when to crash a cymbal, when to play a fill, reading
drum charts, etc. etc. And then put everything into a meaningful,
musical context with 14 diverse play-along tracks (each
track is played twice - first with drums and then without
Drumset Musician was developed with the teacher in mind,
as presently there appears to be a void in the introduction
drumset market for a relevant, practical and fun musical
approach to learning to play drums.
further information contact: Music Dispatch 1(800) 637-2852.