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Method Book Savage Rudimental Workshop
A Musical Approach to Develop Total Control of the 40 P.A.S. Rudiments. By Matt Savage. Book & 2 CDs. 160 pages. Published by Alfred Publishing.
This unique book is a state-of-the-art resource for developing total control of the 40 Percussive Arts Society rudiments with immediate results -- and in a musical context. Each rudiment includes a collection of short exercises and solos, allowing the player to understand how each rudiment is put together and how it can be played in the most efficient and controlled manner utilizing the particular skills learned. The two CDs include selected exercises with the rudiment solo and accompaniment for each, plus ten groove tracks for use with the exercises. For beginning to advanced players.
Method Book Rudiment Solos for Intermediate Snare Drum
By Jay Wanamaker. Collection for snare drum solo. 16 pages. Published by Alfred Publishing.
Focuses on the musical aspects of etudes, with sticking, dynamics and accents indicated throughout to enhance the musicality of each piece. Perfect for the intermediate snare drummer, this book includes rudimental cadences, funk style, theme and variations and Spanish style, while making use of the different tonal areas of the drum.
Contents: Struttin' FunksterOn-LineConquistadorChops Are UsFree FlightCycloneChop Builders
Method Book Championship Corps-Style Contest Solos
By Jay Wanamaker. For Snare Drum. 16 pages. Published by Alfred Publishing.
Seven innovative rudimental snare drum solos composed in the drum corps style. These musical contest solos include a number of visual effects as well as the newest in corps-style rudiments.
Contents: 4th of July Main Street StrutSpirit of SanchezDrum Corps on the MarchHurricaneCrazy ArmyBridgemenInternational Drum Rudiments
The Classic "Stick Control for the Snare Drummer" by George Lawrence Stone. This book was voted to be the Best Instructional Book for drummers by Modern Drummer magazine and is a must have for any drummer or percussionist regardless of playing level. The book consists of many, many different sticking excercises involving single strokes, double strokes, rolls, flams, drags, etc. The excercises are easily adaptable for the drum set.
By George Lawrence Stone. For Snare Drum. Published by Alfred PublishingCo., Inc.All levels.
Method Book Accents and Rebounds
By George Lawrence Stone. For Snare Drum. Published by Stone Publications. Level: 3.
Snare Drum Studies for dexterity and control; sequel to "Stick Control"
Method Book 14 Modern Contest Solos
Written by John S. Pratt, edited by Ray Brych. Collection for snare drum. 36 pages. Published by Belwin.
All 26 of the Standard American Drum Rudiments, their variations and a number of compound rudiments are used here to establish the countless possibilities which present themselves within the bounds of the drumming rudiments. The interesting library contains titles such as: Stomping Through the Bar Line * Gingersnap * Ruffing Up a Storm * No Left Flam 6/8 and more
Contents: Drum Corps on ParadeLicorice & MolassesThe Pine Cone ForestDexterityNo Left Flam 6/8Jolting JohnHodge-PodgeGingersnapStomping through the Bar LineGladstone CadetsRuffing Up a StormGuide Post 6/8Pass in ReviewMy Friend Norman
A Sequential Approach to Rudimental Snare Drum by Tom Morgan A comprehensive rudimental snare drum method suitable for the intermediate to college level percussion student.
Rudimental Solos for the Accomplished Drummers
Inspired by Charley Wilcoxon's “Modern Rudimental Swing Solos,” these 22 original snare drum solos were written for developing students as well as advanced drummers. Each solo combines rudiments with rhythmic phrasing in musical pieces that include: 40 PAS International Drum Rudiments; contemporary hybrid rudiments; interesting effects like crush rolls, back sticking, butt-end stabs and claw rolls; rudimental solos that swing; and more. Each solo is fun to play and helps to build technique!
A unique collection of snare drum solos by three of today's outstanding rudimental composers. Chosen by the composers themselves from their highly acclaimed publications by Meredith Music, these “rudimental gems” employ a variety of styles, interesting effects, contemporary hybrid rudiments, and solos that “swing” to form a collection that is sure to add spice to the life of any drummer or aficionado.Solos by James Campbell, Dominick Cuccia, and John Pratt
Method Book Haskell W. Harr Drum Method This best-selling instruction book was developed to meet the needs of the young student aspiring to become a drummer in the school band or orchestra. Book 1 spans 52 lessons and includes: Rudiments Study of various time figures found in every day playing Care and maintenance of drumsAnd more!
Building on the lessons from Book 1, Book 2 covers 26 rudiments and contains additional studies in various time signatures utilizing the 26 rudiments.
Method Book The Next Level
By Jeff Queen. 144 pages. Published by Hudson Music.
Presented here are essential hand techniques ranging from fundamentals to a detailed analysis of the Moeller Technique and Velocity Stroke. Jeff demonstrates how to apply these concepts to flams, diddles, rolls, and hybrid rudiments, and talks about timing, buzz roll control and more. Also provided is invaluable information on solo construction and achieving speed, plus many backsticking and stick trick ideas. Recommended for intermediate to advanced marching, drum set and concert drummers.
Method Book Simple Steps to Successful Snare Drumming
This book includes the following, which will help develop beginning snare drummer’s technical and musical ability in a simultaneous manner:
• A logical and progressive warm-up sequence for classroom or individual study • A 25-week step-by-step process that provides long-term goals • Quick tips that make each step more meaningful
The warm-ups and technique exercises in Simple Steps to Successful Snare Drumming have played an important role in the success of the author, Kennan Wylie’s students while providing a foundation for one of the premier percussion programs in the United States.
Method Book 20 Solos for the Young Snare Drummer
A contemporary collection of short solos designed to further the technical and musical skills of the beginning snare drummer. Every solo contains some extra effects that make each solo unique and fun to play. These selections are ideal for recitals, solo competitions, concerts, and more.
The Moeller Book:A Classic Snare Method for the Rudimental Snare Drummer is one of the books that stands the test of time. The book has been around for 50 years. Very methodical with plenty of study notes, it covers every aspect of snare drum technique imaginable. Single Stroke, Roll of 5, 6, 7, 9, 11, Flam, Bounce, Paradiddle, Flamadidddle, Double Drag and more.99 pages of snare drumming knowledge
Method Book NARD Drum Solos : A collection of 150 graded solos for the former National Association of Rudimental Drummers
Method Book The All-American Drummer
By Charley Wilcoxon / Ed. Richard Sakal. Published by Ludwig Music Publishing. Level: 3.150 Rudimental "swing" solos.
Method Book Rolling in Rhythm
By Charley Wilcoxon / Ed. Richard Sakal. Published by Ludwig Music Publishing. Level: 3.
Progressive studies and solos for swing analysis of standard rudimental stroke rolls
Short snare drum studies for speed and control. A classic book for snare drummers around the world.
Method Book Fresh Approach to Snare Drum with CD By Mark WesselsThe 2 CD set makes the perfect companion to "A Fresh Approach to the Snare Drum!" The play-along audio CD is so much fun that students will have a hard time putting the book away!The new DVD includes video lessons on everything a beginner needs in order to have a successful start on the snare drum (drum set up, tuning, grip, stroke - everything through Lesson One). Also included is Vic Firth's "Video Tour of Percussion," featuring clips from famous artists and ensembles such as Buddy Rich, Gary Burton, Blue Devils and UMASS Marimba Ensemble. It's a great way to learn about your beginning journey into the world of percussion!
34 enjoyable solos that will aid the developing player to become a musically and technically skilled snare drummer. An excellent collection for teaching and easy contest use.
A challenging collection of contest solos by one of America’s best known composers of rudimental snare drum music.
This booklet contains a thorough description and playing exercises for development of the snare drum roll. A valuable aid for percussion students and teachers.
Traditional favorites and new solos for rudimental snare drum edited and composed by three well known writers.
The Rudimental Cook Book is the definitive snare drum solo-method book. This comprehensive book includes the 26 American Standard Rudiments, the Percussive Arts Society Rudiments, an extensive list of Drum Corps Hybrid Rudiments and 25 rudimental contest solos.A must for anyone that's serious about playing the snare drum. A compact disc of all 25 solos as perfomed by Matt Savage is included.By Edward Freytag, Published by Row-Loff Publications.
Modern Multi-Tenor Techniques
By Julie Davila. Indiana State Solo & Ensemble List. Published by Row-Loff Publications.
Method Book The Drummer's Daily Drill
By Dennis Delucia. Arizona State Solo & Ensemble List. Published by Row-Loff Publications.
Method Book Life's Little Rudiment Book
By David Steinquest. Published by Row-Loff Publications.
Method Book Drummer's Rudimental Reference
By Dr. John Wooton. Published by Row-Loff Publications.