Author: Chris Baker ► Since if first appeared in the 1930s, the concise, clear content of the best-selling A Tune a Day series has revolutionised music-making in the classroom and the home. The A New Tune a Day books have the same logical, gentle pace, and keen attention to detail, but with a host of innovations: the inclusion of an audio CD – with actual performances and backing tracks – will make practice even more fun and exciting, and the explanatory diagrams and photographs will help the student to achieve the perfect technique and tone. The book contains: Advice on equipmentInstructions for an effective technique and a comfortable posture * Explanatory section on reading drum notation * Easy-to-follow lessons on clear, uncluttered pages * Audio CD with a virtuoso performance, backing tracks and audio examples * Compatible with A New Tune A Day for Electric Guitar and A New Tune A Day for Bass Guitar * Tests to check progress and comprehensionUseful pull-out library of drum grooves. An all-round drummer Chris Baker played jazz in his early years in the English Midlands, before relocating to Los Angeles to study under some of the legends of modern drumming: Steve Houghton (Woody Herman), Ralph Humphries (Frank Zappa) and Joe Porcaro (Frank Sinatra).
Product Code: DMED-SSNT-B101 ISBN-13: 9781846090325 Publisher: Music Sales Number Of Pages: 64