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Drums for Dummies by Jeff Strong

Drums for Dummies

by Jeff Strong

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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 as rhythms from around the world, this guide is all you need to become a talented, versatile drummer.

Discover how toBang out basic rhythms --with or without sticksUnderstand fundamental drumming techniquesExplore other percussion instrumentsFind the perfect drum setPurchase, tune, and maintain your drums

All this on the CD-ROMMP3 files of each rhythm and beat that you can play along withRhythms for hand drums -- from the bongos and congas to the surdo, tar, and uduSolos to amaze the other members in the band

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

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If you are a beginning or amateur drummer, this guide will help you learn all the basics of playing the instrument. A discussion of the power of rhythm and percussion in world music is complemented with examples on the CD.

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