A complete method for learning to play authentically in the Country idiom. Explains and demonstrates beats and fills in a variety of Country and Country Rock styles. Several full length solos are also given to show how to play these styles in the context of a song.
Levon Helm shares his unique ideas on drumming and his fascinating insights into rock 'n' roll history. Beginners and professionals alike will benefit from Levon's approach to the various "feels" that shape his distinctive sound. He works his way through: The Weight * King Harvest * Short Fat Fanny * Up on Cripple Creek * Life is a Carnival * and other great tunes, with rare performances by The Band. 105-MIN. * INCLUDES MUSIC * BEGINNER LEVEL
"Photo-essay about a high school steel drum band from upstate New York, that participated in a series of talent competitions for a chance to win Super Top Dog on Amateur Night at the Apollo Theater in Harlem. Includes a CD of the band performing"--Provided by publisher.
This book covers the essential foundations and grooves that will prepare the drummer for a variety of musical situations encountered on the average professional gig. Designed to be an encyclopedia of many drumming styles, The Drum Set Crash Course covers Afro-Cuban and Brazilian, blues, country, hip hop, jazz, reggae, rock, and much more.
(Drum Instruction). Develop your drumming versatility as you master these grooves for all occasions. This book and CD package contains 155 drumbeats in styles such as classic rock, modern rock, hip-hop, and rap, as well as Latin, country, jazz, and many more popular styles. Each beat on the two accompanying CDs has been professionally recorded by a real drummer.