$24.99
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.
TITLE COMPOSER
"Come As You Are"
"Smoke on the Water"
Crescendo and Decrescendo
"Moanin'"
"Kashmir"
"The Weight"
The Art of Listening
Which One Are You---Space Hog or Groovemeister?
Playing in 7/16
PART 3: LOCKING IN WITH THE BASS
Bass and Drums
The Ultimate Team Effort
The Multiple Bounce Roll
"When the Levee Breaks"
"In Walked Bud"
Methods of Communication
"Me and Bobby McGee"
About the Authors
The Fermata
Holding the Drumsticks
"What a Wonderful World"
PART 2: ODD TIME SIGNATURES
"Money"
Jazz in 7/4
Playing in 7/8
Rock and Funk in 7/8
"I've Got You Under My Skin" (ex. 1)
Cues
"I've Got You Under My Skin" (ex. 2)
"I've Got You Under My Skin" (ex. 3)
"You Shook Me All Night Long"
Counting Sixteenth Notes
"Hard to Handle"
"Free Fallin"'
Dotted Notes
"Theme from New York, New York"
"Tom Sawyer"
"Texas Flood"
"Sweet Home Chicago" (ex. 1)
"Sweet Home Chicago" (ex. 2)
"In Walked Bud" (ex. 3)
"Chelsea Bridge"
"In Walked Bud"
Buzz Strokes
"Come As You Are"
First and Second Endings
Setting the Pace
Taking Eighths and Sixteenths for a Spin Through the Paces
Test Driving a Triplet Groove Through the Paces
Kick Drum and Bass
"The Devil Went Down to Georgia"
Basic Funk Beats
"Groovy Lady"
"Doodle Loop (The World Is a Little Bit Under the Weather)"
"Free Fallin'" (ex. 1)
"Free Fallin'" (ex. 2)
"I Won't Back Down"
"Boulevard of Broken Dreams" (ex. 1)
Wire Brushes
"At Last" (ex. 1)
"At Last" (ex. 2)
"Texas Flood"
"In Walked Bud"
More Jazz Fills
Polyrhythms
"In Walked Bud" (ex. 1)
What to Ask When Called for a Freelance Gig
Drumming Injuries
In Case of Emergency
Ghost Notes
"In Walked Bud" (ex. 2)
The Double-Stroke Roll
Sextuplets
"Stone Crazy"
"Pride and Joy"
"Red House" (ex. 1)
Improvisation
Trading Fours
"Blues Walk"
Double Time
Time/Meter/Tempo Manipulation
Tempo
Basic Rock Fills
Incorporating the Left Foot
"Sweet Emotion"
"Walk This Way"
"Everybody Loves Somebody" (ex. 1)
"Everybody Loves Somebody" (ex. 2)
Basic Country Beats
"On the Road Again"
Ten Golden Rules of Getting Locked
The Grid
"The Sidewinder"
Jazz in 5/4
"Runnin' Down a Dream"
"Boom, Boom"
"I Want to Be Loved #2"
"Manish Boy"
"Fee"
"Desafinado (Off Key)"
Dropping Bombs
Auditions
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Lower Back Problems
Freelance Drumming
The Drag
"Unfunky UFO"
A Match Made in Heaven
Creating Kick/Bass Grooves
Variations on the Basics
Summing It All Up
Conceptual Approaches
"You Can Make It If You Try"
"Tippi-Toes"
"Brick House"
"Chameleon"
"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
"54-46 That's My Number"
"D'Yer Mak'er"
Basic Blues and Shuffle Beats
"Red House"
"You Shook Me"
Keeping It Simple---Stripping a Groove Down to Its Bare Essentials
Thinking in Phrases---A Lyrical Approach
PART 4: FINE TUNING YOUR PLAYING
Getting Creative
"Paying the Cost to Be the Boss"
One-Measure Repeat
Tools of the Trade
Articulation and Dynamics---Light and Shade
Methods for Improving
PART 5: BEING A PROFESSIONAL DRUMMER
Professional Issues
"Buffalo Soldier"
"One Love / People Get Ready"
"Rootsman Skanking"
Basic Latin Beats
"Sweet Home Chicago"
"Revolution"
"Bad to the Bone"
Accented Notes
Basic 6/8 Grooves
Time Playing in Five
"The Trees"
Hi-Hat and Cymbal Variations
"In the Mood"
"Chelsea Bridge"
"Blues Walk"
Syncopation
Tuning the Drums
Drumstick Selection
Basic Rock Beats
"Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground"
"Who Do You Love"
"The Girl from Ipanema"
The Search for Playing Opportunities
The Most Common Freelance Situations
"Green Onions"
More Jazz Beats
PART 1: THE BASICS
The Parts of a Drumset
Setting up the Drums
"Red House" (ex. 2)
Basic Jazz Beats
"Everybody Loves Somebody"
The Rim Click
Half Time
"Wherever I May Roam"
Ritardando and Accelerando
"Stand"
Drumhead Selection
"In a Mellow Tone"
Jazz in 3/4
Basic Hand Technique
Basic Foot Technique
Reading Music Notation
Parts of a Drum
"I've Got You Under My Skin"
"Theme from New York, New York"
"Straight, No Chaser"
Building Blocks of Odd Time Signatures
3/4 and 6/8 Review
"I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You)"
"Pride and Joy"
"Move It on Over"
Basic Blues and Shuffle Fills
"You Shook Me"
Rim Shot
"Straight, No Chaser"
Open Hi-Hat Foot Splash
"So What"
"Bad to the Bone"
Stick Shot
Rock and Funk in 7/4
"Paradise City"
"In Walked Bud"
"Moanin'"
"So What"
"Jeru"
Basic Jazz Fills
"Back in Black"
"I Won't Back Down"
"Boulevard of Broken Dreams"
The Flam
Playing in 5/8
Playing in 5/16
Time Playing in Seven
Playing in 7/4
Triplets
"Thinking"
The Space Race---Using Silence and Sound to Create Tension and Release