Published May 30, 2007
by Berklee Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
Master drummer and educator Ron Savage presents this time-tested approach to developing core drumming technique—efficiently and completely. By mastering these eight essentials, you will be able to play in any type of rhythm section—rock, funk, jazz, swing, hip-hop, and others. Master drummer and educator Ron Savage presents this time-tested approach to developing core drumming technique – efficiently and completely. By mastering these eight essentials, you will be able to play in any type of rhythm section – rock, funk, jazz, swing, hip-hop, and others. It's the first book I've read which actually goes into great detail in regards to the anatomy; muscles, bones and movement specifically related to drumming. When I got serious about drumming many years ago, I purchased books on anatomy and sports science to understand exactly how each part of the body interacts to help improve my playing/5(35). I am a drum book freak. I love drum instruction books and I always have. From the moment I discovered the idea that learning to read music would open up a world of drumming information and learning, I was hooked. BANG! The Drum School has a huge library of drum instruction books. Below are some of my favorites.
25 Timeless Drum Books General Technique. This book was at the very top of the popularity list. Rock/Funk Drumset. Gary Chester was an in-demand New York studio drummer in the s, ’60s, Jazz Drumset. This is the legendary book that unlocked the secrets of "coordinated independence" as. This book is the go-to for drummers ready to explore orchestral snare drum. It is a fantastic tool for refining control and sensitivity. A thin book of 50 snare drum studies, it is deep enough to inspire a page companion study guide. It is used around the world as . loved rudimental drumming and still do. Early on, my father, Sonny, took me through some wonderful rudimental literature, including the Wilcoxon and N.A.R.D. books, and I developed a real appreciation for that kind of military-inspired snare drumming. We lived in a small New Jersey town next to a football field, and they had a drum corps. Master drummer and educator Ron Savage presents this time-tested approach to developing core drumming technique – efficiently and completely. By mastering these eight essentials, you will be able to play in any type of rhythm section – rock, funk, jazz, swing, hip-hop, and : Hal Leonard.
The book takes you through the basics of drumming, but then veers off into playing with others and playing by ear. These drum books are a great place to start learning and further developing your skills as a drummer. If you are serious about learning to play the drums, combine these drum books with private lessons and effective practice at home. 8 Essentials of Drumming Grooves, Fundamentals, and Musicianship (Book): Savage, Ron: The essentials taught in this text are some of the fundamental skills that the author feels are necessary for the contemporary drummer. Hudson Music Gift Cards – Available in Any Amount – Now Available! NEW RELEASE: A book/video package that pushes the boundaries of drum independence and technical complexity. Jim Chapin: Songs, Solos, Stories. A truly entertaining, and historic, listening experience! The Drums by Jo Jones. A rare recording of Papa Jo Jones, now available. Modern Drummer Education Team Weighs In On: Favorite Drum Books Since , the world's most widely read drum magazine: in print, online, and the Modern .