The Drum Set Crash Course, Tuning Edition
By Russ Miller
The Ultimate How-To of Drum Set Tuning, Maintenance, and Setup
Russ Miller provides a step-by-step approach to tuning the entire drum kit along with discussions and demonstrations of several tuning methods and options including stylistic tuning, open tuning, dry tuning, pitch tuning, drum head selection, muffling, and mike placement suggestions. He continues with information on the make-up of a drum, feel vs. sound, and simply choosing the right gear for your needs to develop your own personal sound. Special features include a live performance from the Russ Miller Band, an Afro-Cuban 6/8 lesson with a bonus performance track, two play-along songs with printable charts, and a live audio track with Jennifer Love Hewitt.