No-Brainer: Play Drumset
We Make Playing Drumset a No-Brainer!
Item: 00-37504
UPC: 038081420882
ISBN 10: 073908089X
ISBN 13: 9780739080894
PRICE: $24.99
Series: No-Brainer
Category: Percussion - Drum Set Method or Collection
Format: Book & DVD
Instrument: Drum Set
With this book, you'll discover that playing drumset is a no-brainer. You get a simple and direct approach that has you playing in just a few pages. Start with basics, like holding your sticks and setting up the drumset, and then move on to learning beats, fills, odd time signatures, and advanced techniques like polyrhythms, the stick shot, buzz strokes, brushes, accelerando, and more. Play beats and fills in the style of legendary drummers, and even learn to improvise. The informative DVD includes video for the basic instruction portion of the book and audio tracks for every example, providing a comprehensive multimedia experience.
"Bad to the Bone"
Accented Notes
"Who Do You Love"
"Boom, Boom"
"Desafinado (Off Key)"
Dropping Bombs
More Jazz Beats
"In Walked Bud"
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Lower Back Problems
Freelance Drumming
The Most Common Freelance Situations
"Boulevard of Broken Dreams" (ex. 2)
"Livin' on the Edge"
"Back in Black"
"Jamie's Cryin'"
"Super Bad, Pt. 1"
Basic Reggae Beats
One Drop
Keeping It Simple---Stripping a Groove Down to Its Bare Essentials
Thinking in Phrases---A Lyrical Approach
"In Walked Bud" (ex. 1)
"In Walked Bud" (ex. 2)
Rim Shot
Drumming Injuries
In Case of Emergency
"Manish Boy"
"Green Onions"
Wire Brushes
"At Last" (ex. 1)
"At Last" (ex. 2)
"Straight, No Chaser"
The Multiple Bounce Roll
"Hard to Handle"
Basic Country Beats
"On the Road Again"
First and Second Endings
"The Devil Went Down to Georgia"
Ten Golden Rules of Getting Locked
The Grid
Setting the Pace
"The Weight"
"When the Levee Breaks"
Incorporating the Left Foot
Holding the Drumsticks
"What a Wonderful World"
"I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You)"
"Everybody Loves Somebody" (ex. 2)
Methods of Communication
"So What"
Basic Jazz Fills
"In Walked Bud"
"Back in Black"
"I Won't Back Down"
"Boulevard of Broken Dreams"
Rock and Funk in 7/4
Jazz in 7/4
The Flam
"I've Got You Under My Skin" (ex. 1)
Playing in 7/8
Rock and Funk in 7/8
"Tom Sawyer"
Playing in 7/16
"I've Got You Under My Skin" (ex. 2)
"I've Got You Under My Skin" (ex. 3)
"Theme from New York, New York"
"Paradise City"
"You Shook Me All Night Long"
Counting Sixteenth Notes
"Walk This Way"
Basic Rock Fills
"Come As You Are"
"Groovy Lady"
"Doodle Loop (The World Is a Little Bit Under the Weather)"
"Unfunky UFO"
Test Driving a Triplet Groove Through the Paces
Kick Drum and Bass
A Match Made in Heaven
"Free Fallin'" (ex. 1)
"You Can Make It If You Try"
Creating Kick/Bass Grooves
"I Want to Be Loved #2"
More Jazz Fills
What to Ask When Called for a Freelance Gig
"Texas Flood"
Ghost Notes
"Pride and Joy"
"Move It on Over"
Open Hi-Hat Foot Splash
"So What"
Stick Shot
"In Walked Bud" (ex. 3)
"D'Yer Mak'er"
Basic Blues and Shuffle Beats
"Red House"
"You Shook Me"
One-Measure Repeat
"Buffalo Soldier"
"One Love / People Get Ready"
"Rootsman Skanking"
Tools of the Trade
Articulation and Dynamics---Light and Shade
Methods for Improving
"Paying the Cost to Be the Boss"
"Sweet Home Chicago"
Basic Latin Beats
"The Girl from Ipanema"
Professional Issues
The Search for Playing Opportunities
"Brick House"
"Free Fallin'" (ex. 2)
"I Won't Back Down"
"Boulevard of Broken Dreams" (ex. 1)
Variations on the Basics
Summing It All Up
Conceptual Approaches
The Drag
The Space Race---Using Silence and Sound to Create Tension and Release
"I've Got You Under My Skin"
"Theme from New York, New York"
"Straight, No Chaser"
"In a Mellow Tone"
Basic Hand Technique
Basic Foot Technique
Reading Music Notation
Parts of a Drum
Jazz in 3/4
Basic 6/8 Grooves
Time Playing in Five
"The Trees"
Drumhead Selection
"In the Mood"
Hi-Hat and Cymbal Variations
"Free Fallin"'
Dotted Notes
"Come As You Are"
"Smoke on the Water"
Crescendo and Decrescendo
"In Walked Bud"
"Everybody Loves Somebody" (ex. 1)
Bass and Drums
The Ultimate Team Effort
The Art of Listening
Which One Are You---Space Hog or Groovemeister?
Playing in 7/4
"Runnin' Down a Dream"
"54-46 That's My Number"
Getting Creative
About the Authors
The Parts of a Drumset
Setting up the Drums
"Red House" (ex. 2)
Basic Jazz Beats
"Everybody Loves Somebody"
The Rim Click
Building Blocks of Odd Time Signatures
3/4 and 6/8 Review
Tuning the Drums
Drumstick Selection
Basic Rock Beats
"Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground"
"Chelsea Bridge"
"Blues Walk"
"The Sidewinder"
Jazz in 5/4
Playing in 5/8
Playing in 5/16
Time Playing in Seven
"Stone Crazy"
Time/Meter/Tempo Manipulation
"Pride and Joy"
"Red House" (ex. 1)
"Me and Bobby McGee"
Half Time
"Wherever I May Roam"
The Fermata
Ritardando and Accelerando
"Texas Flood"
"Sweet Home Chicago" (ex. 1)
"Sweet Home Chicago" (ex. 2)
The Double-Stroke Roll
Trading Fours
"Blues Walk"
Double Time
"Sweet Emotion"
Basic Funk Beats
Taking Eighths and Sixteenths for a Spin Through the Paces
Basic Blues and Shuffle Fills
"You Shook Me"
"Bad to the Bone"
"Chelsea Bridge"
"In Walked Bud"
Buzz Strokes