Alfred's Beginning Drumset Method

Alfred's Beginning Drumset Method

By Dave Black and Sandy Feldstein Drumset Book & CD Item: 00-16926
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This innovative method is a practical approach to playing the drumset. Students start their first lesson by actually playing a beat! The book is divided into two sections: Rock and Jazz. Students will learn how the hi-hat, ride cymbal, snare, and bass drum are used in each style. A play-along CD corresponding to the drum charts is included.


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Contents

Title
ARRANGING YOUR DRUMSET
THE DRUMSET
GETTING READY TO PLAY
Matched Grip
Traditional Grip
Striking the Snare Drum
The Bass Drum
The Hi-Hat
The Ride Cymbal
ELEMENTS OF MUSIC
PLAYING ROCK
Basic Rock Beats
Embellishing the Left Hand
Embellishing the Bass Drum
Embellishing the Left Hand and Bass Drum
More Advanced Bass Drum Beats
Rock Drum Fills in Context
More Fills
Two-Bar Rock Fills
Blues for Time (Drum Chart)
Sixteenth-Note Fills
More Advanced Bass Drum Beats
Embellishing the Left Hand
Embellishing the Hands and Feet
Two-Bar Fills Using Sixteenth Notes
Sixteenth Notes on the Hi-Hat
More Advanced Sixteenth-Note Beats
Embellishing the Hands and Feet
More Advanced Fills
Two-Bar Fills Incorporating the Bass Drum
Winter Poem (Drum Chart)
PLAYING JAZZ
Basic Jazz Beats
Embellishing the Left Hand
Playing on the Hi-Hat
Left-Hand Independence
Left-Hand Independence Using Triplets
Jazz Fills
More Fills
Two-Bar Jazz Fills
Hava Nice Day (Drum Chart)
Bass Drum Independence
Snare Drum and Bass Drum Independence
Jazz Fills Utilizing the Bass Drum
More Advanced Two-Bar Fills
APPENDIX
Tuning the Drums
Drumhead Selection
Muffling
Maintaining Drums

Additional Information

Series: Alfred's Drumset Method
Author: Dave Black, Sandy Feldstein
Instrument: Drumset
Format: Book & CD
Page Count: 48
Item Number: 00-16926
ISBN 10: 0-7390-0554-5
ISBN 13: 978-0-7390-0554-5
UPC: 038081147789

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