Progressive Drum Concepts

Author: Mike Portnoy
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company, Incorporated
ISBN: 9780769249179
Size: 58.42 MB
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Progressive Drum Concepts. Mike Portnoy, the drummer for the progressive heavy metal band Dream Theater, presents his first instructional video. Topics include: drum set assembly, double bass technique, odd time signatures, groove and phrasing, and more. The video features opening and closing drum solos as well as numerous music examples. Booklet included.

Speed Power Control Endurance

Author: Jim Chapin
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company, Incorporated
ISBN: 9780769249278
Size: 42.19 MB
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Speed Power Control Endurance. Many of the world's great drummers credit their skills in part to Jim's teaching and his books. This video will help drummers increase their speed, power, control and endurance. The exercises and examples will enable them to play accented and non-accented stickings with equal ease. (70 min.)

Funkeando La Clave

Author: Lincoln Goines
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 9780769220208
Size: 41.85 MB
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Funkeando La Clave. Designed for drummers and bass players, this book/CD lays out a step-by-step approach to combining Afro-Cuban rhythms with rock, funk and jazz.

You Can Teach Yourself Drums

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
ISBN: 1609749170
Size: 14.89 MB
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You Can Teach Yourself Drums. Drumming made accessible for the complete beginner! This easy to follow book teaches basic drum set percussion concepts progressively, so that is you stick with it, you will have a good foundation upon which to further build your musicianship. Four learning tracks are presented in the book: Technique- including the grip, sticking, and methods used to achieve musical sounds, as well as the principle of learning good habits from the beginning. Reading-basic reading principles are introduced in this book in logical sequence. Writing-By actually notating the rhythms you find challenging, you'll develop an increasingly intimate awareness of the note and rest values if which they are comprised. Application-after basic principles are introduced, you'll have the opportunity to apply them in musical context. an optional DVD or CD demonstrating the examples in the book is available.

I Drum Therefore I Am

Author: Gareth Dylan Smith
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317119223
Size: 22.89 MB
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I Drum Therefore I Am. Despite their central role in many forms of music-making, drummers have been largely neglected in the scholarly literature on music and education. But kit drummers are increasingly difficult to ignore. While exponents of the drum kit are frequently mocked in popular culture, they are also widely acknowledged to be central to the musical success and aesthetic appeal of any musical ensemble in which they are found. Drummers are also making their presence felt in music education, with increasing opportunities to learn their craft in formal contexts. Drawing on data collected from in-depth interviews and questionnaires, Gareth Dylan Smith explores the identities, practices and learning of teenage and adult kit drummers in and around London. As a London-based drummer and teacher of drummers, Smith uses his own identity as participant-researcher to inform and interpret other drummers' accounts of their experiences. Drummers learn in multi-modal ways, usually with a keen awareness of exemplars of their art and craft. The world of kit drumming is highly masculine, which presents opportunities and challenges to drummers of both sexes. Smith proposes a new model of the 'Snowball Self', which incorporates the constructs of identity realization, learning realization, meta-identities and contextual identities. Kit drummers' identities, practices and learning are found to be intertwined, as drummers exist in a web of interdependence. Drummers drum; therefore they are, they do, and they learn - in a rich tapestry of means and contexts.

Passion For Action In Child And Family Services

Author: Don Fuchs
Publisher: University of Regina Press
ISBN: 9780889772137
Size: 44.12 MB
Format: PDF
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Passion For Action In Child And Family Services. Passion for Action in Child and Family Services: Voices from the Prairies offers a fresh perspective on contemporary issues in child and family services in Canada. These authors passionately share their experiences with new and emerging policies, programs, and initiatives--all of which hold promise for effectively meeting the needs of at-risk children, youth, and families. Grounded in practice and arising out of the unique Prairie context, this book offers both information and inspiration for policy makers, practitioners, researchers, and students interested in child and family services.

Groove Essentials 2 0

Author: Tommy Igoe
Publisher: Hudson Music Limited
ISBN: 9781423464457
Size: 30.59 MB
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Groove Essentials 2 0. Miscellaneous Percussion Music - Mixed Levels

Framing Iberia

Author: David Wacks
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004158286
Size: 73.27 MB
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Framing Iberia. Drawing on current critical theory, Framing Iberia relocates the Castilian classics El Conde Lucanor and El Libro de buen amor within a medieval Iberian literary tradition that includes works in Arabic, Hebrew, Latin, and Romance. Winner of the 2009 La corĂ³nica International Book Award for scholarship in Medieval Hispanic Languages, Literatures, and Cultures

A Funky Primer For The Rock Drummer

Author: Charles Dowd
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 9781457434563
Size: 78.63 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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A Funky Primer For The Rock Drummer. This best-selling, progressive encyclopedia of rock/funk patterns for all tempos utilizes a new contemporary teaching style for independence, rudiments, styles and more.