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Drums for Dummies

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Get down with rock, R&B, jazz, blues, funk, and Latin rhythms! Groove to the beat in no time with this ultimate rockin' guide!

Whether you're dreaming of starting a band, striking the snares, or simply playing a hand drum, this interactive book-and-CD package makes it easy to pick up the basics. Complete with new information on contemporary rock styles and beats as well
ebook, 384 pages
Published April 22nd 2011 by For Dummies (first published September 29th 2001)
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Synyster Gates
My friend who is a drummer gave me this book, and I read it so I could give him any ideas to improve his craft, and if there was anything that might improve my rhythmic skills on guitar. Strong geared this towards any skill level of drummer, and somebody who had never touched a drumset before in their life could easily pick it up. It walks the reader through everything from how to play a drumset, how to read drum music, how to set up and maintain a kit, and even how to play diverse percussion in ...more
matpik nawi
Jul 23, 2008 matpik nawi rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Good introduction for somebody who doesn't know music..good for beginners who are zero..but some chapters really need a few basic technical and music reading skill..easy to navigate throughout the book..
Jay Michaels
This book doesn't just concentrate on the traditional drumset, but delves extensively into percussion instruments from around the world.

(25 June 2011)
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