Teaching Rhythm

For Intermediate Players

Here’s a summary of common patterns that can be used as beats for rock music.This is especially good for beginning students who want a shortcut to the heart of the topic.This study has almost everything you wanted to know about rock drumming. It contains Disco Beats, Coordination exercises (for two, three and four limbs), Rock Breaks.The shuffle feel is used in both Jazz and Rock. Develop your coordination for this important aspect of drumming.

Here’s an in-depth study of rock in odd meters. At last, a book to show how groups of files can be used in rock breaks. It’s easier than you think.For intermediate, advanced, and professional players.This is the first truly in-depth study of an all-important aspect of rock drumming. Develop your hi-hat coordination for splashing in any position along the beat.For intermediate, advanced and professional players.

Hand-Foot independence developed through musical four-bar solos – perfect for beginning to intermediate students.An amazing array of possible rock breaks is shown within a relatively short study.For intermediate players.Learn to play breaks with a 3/4 feel while playing rock in 4/4 time.For intermediate – advanced level.Learn to play groups of fives for practical application in Jazz.For intermediate, advanced and professional players. Here’s an extensive array of rhythmic variations on the basic Jazz cymbal beat.For intermediate, advanced and professional players

Develop your total coordination with four limbs by using your left foot (hi-hat) in a completely independent way.Develop practical facility in the area of snare-bass coordination against a Jazz ride beat. A unique design demonstrates hundreds of bass drum variations weaved around an extensive array of snare drum patterns.For intermediate, advanced and professional players.This book will show you all the beats necessary to drum with the right feel ‘country style’

Good for all players.

Coordination exercises are presented within the practical framework of four-measure solos. This format helps to make the exercises more musical and interesting to practice.The pages in this volume present an extensive array of drum breaks which can be used to ‘cut into’ commonly seen offbeat rhythmic figures on drum arrangements.

For intermediate, advanced and professional players.Learn to superimpose a feeling 3/4 across a 4/4 time feel when playing two-measure breaks.For intermediate – advanced players. Play the Jazz beat and short breaks by doubling the basic time feel.

For intermediate, advanced and professional players.

This single volume has 164 pages of one, two, and four-measure Jazz breaks. There are nine sections, each dealing with a specialized approach to playing Jazz breaks. The nine sections include such topics as SIMPLE BREAKS, LEFT-HAND BREAKS, HAND-FOOT BREAKS, COORDINATED BREAKS, and BREAKS PHRASED IN THREE, FIVE and SEVEN.

For intermediate, advanced and

This book deals with specific aspects of three-way coordination that can be applied to Jazz or Rock drumming.This book deals with specific aspects of three-way coordination that can be applied to Jazz or Rock drumming.This book deals with specific aspects of three-way coordination that can be applied to Jazz or Rock drumming.Used worldwide, this one book contains all the fundamentals needed for playing drums. It is exceptional value for money!This practical book develops the technical skill for use in breaks and solos.

For beginning – advanced players.

All exercises are set within the framework of four-bar solos, allowing the reader to approach the development of technique in a musical way. It’s excellent preparation for ‘trading fours’.For beginning to intermediateIt takes a lot of control to play dynamics. This book will prepare you for reading and playing dynamics at all levels.

For intermediate players.

Develop technical skill with groups of threes, fives, and sevens.For intermediate, advanced and professional players.Here’s a study you’ll return to time and time again to improve your technical skills. All areas of a basic technique are covered, and beyond – way beyond. Truly a book for the new millennium.

For intermediate, advanced and professional players.

Hand-foot independence is developed through four-bar solos – perfect for beginning to intermediate students. Play different forms of paradiddles between the snare and tom toms. It’s fun!For intermediate players. These special stockings are particularly useful for breaks and solos.

For intermediate players.

Play singles, doubles, paradiddles, and special stockings around the drums, with hundreds of variations. It’s good for drummers at all levels of playing. A combination of four books, this thick study is a fantastic buy.This book contains the beats a drummer has to know in order to play with a dance band. It includes a large section of Latin beats and variations.

For beginning and intermediate students.

Approached from a technical viewpoint, this specialized group of exercises will enable you to play open and closed rolls with precision, evenness, clarity and confidence.Rolls of varying duration are presented in 4/4, 6/8, and cut time. You will learn to overcome many of the difficulties that exist in the reading and execution of rolls.Aimed particularly at beginning students on all instruments, but especially drummers, this book is a virtual encyclopedia of clear and easy-to-read rhythms in 4/4 time.

This publication contains material similar to Teaching Rhythm. However, it is a pocket-sized book, which makes it easy to carry around. Around 250 pages of rhythm in quarter time and eighth time.A perfect book for teachers interested in a method for beginning snare drum. It contains everything a new student must learn including basic time signatures, mixed meters, dynamic marks, and even simple duets.

This collection of musical pieces will increase technical facility and develop musicianship. It includes the extensive use of dynamic marks, changing meters, drags, flams, and rolls.This book fills a void since there are few studies that present snare drum duets suitable for intermediate students. Each part is extremely musical, helping to develop important techniques for playing with an orchestra.

Here’s an advanced snare study containing the rhythms and techniques of Twentieth Century composers. Demonstrating a graduated series of exercises, this book will greatly enhance the reader’s ability to deal with contemporary musical literature.

For intermediate-advanced players.

A beginning method covering all the essential timpani techniques, this study will prepare a student to perform standard band and orchestral literature.Each study in this book contains an abundance of musical elements such as frequent dynamic changes, tuning changes, musical expressions, glissandi, and changes of meter.Over 30 pages of hand-written drum parts fit the standard arrangements of ‘club-date’ tunes. You can hum the tune as you play the arrangements.

For intermediate students.

Here is another essential book designed to familiarize the reader with typical-looking charts in order to prepare for the practical task of playing shows.For intermediate students.The charts in this book are for advanced and professional players. They are replete with dynamic marks, tempo changes, etc.A discussion of most problems that arise while playing drums for various performers.

For intermediate-advanced players.

The arrangements in this book were written by John Danser for his Jazz-Rock band, which often plays in and around the New York City area. The charts are typical of the most up-to-date and practical style of arranging for drums, and they are presented exactly as you would see them if you were sitting in with John Danser’s Big Band and reading the charts at sight.

For advanced and professional players.

If you want to improve your reading skills, here is a book that contains a wide variety of material selected from many different sources. Syncopation studies, reading in odd time signatures, reading with rolls, mixed meters, and duets are only a few of the many topics covered.

This book has been edited and assembled so that the material progresses developmentally from easy-to-read charts to fairly difficult arrangements. Two special sections at the end contain discussion related to how charts should be interpreted.

Here’s material dealing with rudiments around the drums, Jazz and Rock breaks around the drums, as well as cross-sticking around the drums. Also included are special exercises for playing from one drum to another from singles, doubles, and paradiddles.Just reprinted in a limited edition, these special collector items together contain over 1200 pages of exercises. They represent the most up-to-date and advanced concepts in the field of Jazz and Rock drumming

The Crossword titles are not specifically for drummers, but for music lovers of all kinds. The books make wonderful, inexpensive gifts for family members, friends, and even yourself.The Crossword titles are not specifically for drummers, but for music lovers of all kinds. The books make wonderful, inexpensive gifts for family members, friends, and even yourself.The Crossword titles are not specifically for drummers, but for music lovers of all kinds. The books make wonderful, inexpensive gifts for family members, friends, and even yourself.

The Music Quiz titles are not specifically for drummers, but for music lovers of all kinds. The books make wonderful, inexpensive gifts for family members, friends, and even yourself.The Music Quiz titles are not specifically for drummers, but for music lovers of all kinds. The books make wonderful, inexpensive gifts for family members, friends, and even yourself.

For children 3 – 7.

The Musical Humor titles are not specifically for drummers, but for music lovers of all kinds. The books make wonderful, inexpensive gifts for family members, friends, and even yourself.The Musical Humor titles are not specifically for drummers, but for music lovers of all kinds. The books make wonderful, inexpensive gifts for family members, friends, and even yourself.The Musical Humor titles are not specifically for drummers, but for music lovers of all kinds. The books make wonderful, inexpensive gifts for family members, friends, and even yourself.The Musical Humor titles are not specifically for drummers, but for music lovers of all kinds. The books make wonderful, inexpensive gifts for family members, friends, and even yourself.