Progressive Steps to Syncopation for the Modern Drummer

Progressive Steps to Syncopation for the Modern Drummer
Author: Ted Reed
Release: 2005-05-03
Editor: Alfred Music
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9781457412196
Language: en
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Voted second on Modern Drummer's list of 25 Greatest Drum Books in 1993, Progressive Steps to Syncopation for the Modern Drummer is one of the most versatile and practical works ever written for drums. Created exclusively to address syncopation, it has earned its place as a standard tool for teaching beginning drummers syncopation and strengthening reading skills. This book includes many accented eighths, dotted eighths and sixteenths, eighth-note triplets and sixteenth notes for extended solos. In addition, teachers can develop many of their own examples from it.

Progressive Steps to Syncopation for the Modern Drummer

Progressive Steps to Syncopation for the Modern Drummer
Author: Ted Reed
Release: 1996
Editor: Alfred Publishing Company
Pages: 64
ISBN: 0882847953
Language: en
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Voted second on Modern Drummer's list of 25 Greatest Drum Books in 1993, Progressive Steps to Syncopation for the Modern Drummer is one of the most versatile and practical works ever written for drums. Created exclusively to address syncopation, it has earned its place as a standard tool for teaching beginning drummers syncopation and strengthening reading skills. This book includes many accented eighths, dotted eighths and sixteenths, eighth-note triplets and sixteenth notes for extended solos. In addition, teachers can develop many of their own examples from it.

4 Way Coordination

4 Way Coordination
Author: Marvin Dahlgren,Elliot Fine
Release: 1999-10-23
Editor: Alfred Music
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9781457466403
Language: en
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Proficiency as a drummer has always come from great hand dexterity. However, with the introduction of modern drumming techniques, it has become increasingly necessary to gain complete independence of both the hands and feet. With various rhythmic exercises in easy-to-read notation, 4-Way Coordination is designed to guide the drummer from simple patterns to advanced polyrhythms. Through the study of this method book, the student will gain invaluable listening skills and techniques that will provide insight to drumming in all styles.

Syncopation No 2 In the Jazz Idiom for the Drum Set

Syncopation No  2  In the Jazz Idiom for the Drum Set
Author: Ted Reed
Release: 2005-05-03
Editor: Alfred Music
Pages: 44
ISBN: 9781457412233
Language: en
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This volume teaches five different ways to play eight pages from Progressive Steps to Syncopation for the Modern Drummer. There are five sections, each consisting of the eight solo exercises.

Progressive Steps to Bongo and Conga Drum Technique

Progressive Steps to Bongo and Conga Drum Technique
Author: Ted Reed
Release: 2005-05-03
Editor: Alfred Music
Pages: 24
ISBN: 145741225X
Language: en
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Basic rhythms, variations, fill-ins, short solos for the bolero, cha-cha, merengue, mambo, guaracha, rumba, modern jazz and more.

The Drummer s Complete Vocabulary as Taught by Alan Dawson

The Drummer s Complete Vocabulary as Taught by Alan Dawson
Author: John Ramsay,Alan Dawson
Release: 1997
Editor: Alfred Music Publishing
Pages: 88
ISBN: 0769265243
Language: en
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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 online audio 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 recordings include some remastered audio examples from actual lessons taught by Dawson himself over the years. This is a highly comprehensive textbook from a jazz master.

Basix Syncopation for Drums

Basix Syncopation for Drums
Author: Alfred Publishing Staff
Release: 1997
Editor: Alfred Music Publishing
Pages: 68
ISBN: 0882847740
Language: en
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A comprehensive method that first teaches music reading, then explores many of the most common syncopated rhythms of modern popular music. Includes practice tips, rhythm exercises, beginning music theory, and a CD demonstrating all the examples in the book. 64 pages.

Drumset Independence Syncopation

Drumset Independence   Syncopation
Author: Dave Black
Release: 2005-05-03
Editor: Alfred Music
Pages: 80
ISBN: 1457412268
Language: en
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This method explores the most common syncopated rhythms found in jazz and improves coordinated independence and reading skills. Includes sections on snare drum and bass drum independence, drum fills in context, section and ensemble figures, 1-, 2- and 4-bar ensemble figures, and ensemble "shout chorus" solos.

Syncopation Companion

Syncopation Companion
Author: Bryan Bowman
Release: 2021-04-24
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0961470135
Language: en
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A contemporary re-working of Ted Reed's classic drumming text.

The Drumset Musician Music Instruction

The Drumset Musician  Music Instruction
Author: Rick Mattingly,Rod Morgenstein
Release: 1997-04-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation
Pages: 80
ISBN: 9781476824918
Language: en
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(Percussion). This beginning- to intermediate-level book contains hundreds of practical, usable beats and fills. It teaches how to apply a variety of patterns and grooves to the actual performance of songs. The audio includes demos and 14 play-along tracks covering rock, blues and pop styles, with detailed instructions on how to create exciting, solid drum parts. It's the most realistic and fun! way to learn drums.

Stick Control

Stick Control
Author: George Lawrence Stone
Release: 2013-11-06
Editor: Alfred Music
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9781457433764
Language: en
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George Lawrence Stone's Stick Control is the original classic, often called the bible of drumming. In 1993, Modern Drummer magazine named it one of the top 25 drumming books of all-time. In the words of the author, this is the ideal book for improving "control, speed, flexibility, touch, rhythm, lightness, delicacy, power, endurance, preciseness of execution, and muscular coordination," with extra attention given to the development of the weak hand. This indispensable book for drummers of all types includes hundreds of basic to advanced rhythms and moves through categories of single-beat combinations, triplets, short roll combinations, flam beats, flam triplets and dotted notes, and short roll progressions.

The Art of Bop Drumming

The Art of Bop Drumming
Author: John Riley
Release: 1994
Editor: Alfred Music Publishing
Pages: 80
ISBN: 089898890X
Language: en
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Presents the essential elements of bop drumming demonstrated through concise exercises and containing ideas to help understand what to play and how to play it and why, as well as an explanation of how the drummer functions in a group.

Latin Rhythms for Drums and Timbales

Latin Rhythms for Drums and Timbales
Author: Ted Reed
Release: 2005-05-03
Editor: Alfred Music
Pages: 28
ISBN: 1457412225
Language: en
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Basic rhythms, variations, breaks, short solos and fill-ins for the mambo, cha-cha, merengue, bolero, samba, conga, beguien, paso doble, tango, montuno, calypso and joropo. Most rhythms are written for the timbales, but may be played on drums, cymbal or cowbell by making simple substitutions.

Drum Solos and Fill Ins for the Progressive Drummer Book 1

Drum Solos and Fill Ins for the Progressive Drummer  Book 1
Author: Ted Reed
Release: 2005-05-03
Editor: Alfred Music
Pages: 32
ISBN: 1457412209
Language: en
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Featuring exercises that can be played in practice and in actual performances, Drum Solos and Fill-ins for the Progressive Drummer contains 4-, 8-, and 16-bar solos plus fill-ins from several top drummers. This book is designed specifically to help the beginning drum student develop individual technique and musical ability. Special emphasis is placed on introducing students to 4-bar solos to improve drum solo skills. It also includes several pages of fill-ins.

Future Sounds

Future Sounds
Author: David Garibaldi
Release: 2005-05-03
Editor: Alfred Music
Pages: 68
ISBN: 1457445816
Language: en
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At long last, the secrets of Tower of Power drummer David Garibaldi's groundbreaking funk/jazz fusion drumming techniques are presented in this innovative book. Whether you play rock, heavy metal, jazz or funk, you'll learn how to incorporate Garibaldi's contemporary "linear" styles and musical concepts into your playing as you develop your own unique drumset vocabulary. Funk/Jazz techniques are highlighted in chapters on development of the "Two Sound Level" concept, Four-Bar Patterns, Groove Playing and Funk Drumming, followed by a series of challenging exercises which include 15 Groove Studies and 17 Permutation Studies. These techniques are combined with modern musical ideas that will help you build a solid foundation and add finesse to your bag of tricks.

Drum Set Warm ups

Drum Set Warm ups
Author: Rod Morgenstein
Release: 2000
Editor: Berklee Press
Pages: 89
ISBN: 0634009656
Language: en
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(Berklee Guide). Step away from the practice pad! Legendary drummer Rod Morgenstein reveals his innovative warm-up method designed to limber up your entire body. Features exercises to develop and improve your speed, power, control, coordination, independence, accuracy, endurance and agility. With this book, you'll gain a greater facility and command of the drum set, along with an increased feeling of confidence. "The definitive text for improving technical facility on the drum set." Ron Spagnardi Editor/Publisher, Modern Drummer

The New Breed

The New Breed
Author: Gary Chester
Release: 2006-09-01
Editor: Modern Drummer
Pages: 48
ISBN: 1423418123
Language: en
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Miscellaneous Percussion Music - Mixed Levels

A Funky Primer for the Rock Drummer

A Funky Primer for the Rock Drummer
Author: Charles Dowd
Release: 1970
Editor: Alfred Music
Pages: 48
ISBN: 1457434563
Language: en
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DESCRIPTION BOOK:

This best-selling, progressive encyclopedia of rock/funk patterns for all tempos utilizes a new contemporary teaching style for independence, rudiments, styles and more.

Accents and Rebounds

Accents and Rebounds
Author: George Lawrence Stone
Release: 2012-02-17
Editor: Alfred Music
Pages: 52
ISBN: 9781470632212
Language: en
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George Lawrence Stone's Accents and Rebounds, the follow-up to the classic Stick Control, builds on the basics with accent routines and more advanced rhythms to improve the player's finesse and control. This book includes sections on accented eighths, dotted notes, and triplets, as well as rebound control and more. If you are a fan of Stick Control, then this method supplies the perfect next step for your practice routine. This updated edition adds Joe Morello's legendary arrow notation to help students incorporate the motions of the Moeller technique.

The ultimate drumset reading anthology

The ultimate drumset reading anthology
Author: Steve Houghton
Release: 1998
Editor: Alfred Music Publishing
Pages: 72
ISBN: 0739016121
Language: en
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This diverse collection of drum charts comes with a CD of accompaniments recorded both with drums for demonstration and without drums for playing along, and includes analyses and performance suggestions. Performance settings like big band, small group, live shows, Broadway, studio work, dance jobs and cruise ships are discussed in terms of responsibilities, challenges, expectations, awareness and problem areas. 72 pages.