Mastering the Snare Drum (Book + Online Audio)
30646M

Mastering the Snare Drum is a comprehensive method developed over many years of teaching and playing, incorporating both traditional and modern techniques. The book includes extensive commentary on the music and techniques in each lesson, making it an exceptional choice for self-study. Current and past lesson reviews also make this book easy to use when studying with a teacher.

This method was designed to guide th ...more

Product Number:
30646M
Format:
Book + Online Audio
Skill Level:
Beginning-Intermediate
Notation Type:
Standard Notation
Pages:
116
Binding:
Squareback Saddle Stitched
Size:
8.75 x 11.75
ISBN:
1-5134-6233-4
ISBN13:
978-15134-6233-2
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
10/18/2018

Mastering the Snare Drum is a comprehensive method developed over many years of teaching and playing, incorporating both traditional and modern techniques. The book includes extensive commentary on the music and techniques in each lesson, making it an exceptional choice for self-study. Current and past lesson reviews also make this book easy to use when studying with a teacher.

This method was designed to guide the student swiftly through a variety of concepts to prevent boredom. Still, it thoroughly covers all aspects of playing the snare drum and techniques used in classical music, rock, jazz and more. Beginning with the operation and tuning of the drum and progressing to all facets of technique, this book will provide a wide array of material for all learners. Includes access to online audio.

About the Author
Introduction
Lesson 1 - The Snare Drum
Lesson 2 - The Four Strokes
Lesson 3 - Beginning Musical Notation
Lesson 4 - Reading Whole Notes and Half Notes
Lesson 5 - Quarter Notes and Quarter Rests
Lesson 6 - The Single-Stroke Roll
Lesson 7 - 2/4 and 3/4 Time
Lesson 8 - The Double-Stroke Roll
Lesson 9 - Eighth Notes
Lesson 10- Rebounding the Sticks
Lesson 11- First and Second Endings
Lesson 12- Alternating Rebounds/The Flam
Lesson 13- Eighth Rests
Lesson 14- The 5-Stroke Roll/Accents/Dynamic Markings
Lesson 15- Applying the Rebounds/Dotted-Quarter Notes/Ties
Lesson 16- Sixteenth Notes/The Paradiddle
Lesson 17- Sixteenth Rests/The Multiple-Bounce Roll
Lesson 18- Eighth and Sixteenth-Note Combination 1
Lesson 19-  Eighth and Sixteenth Combination 2/Mezzo Piano & Mezzo Forte
Lesson 20- Dotted-Eighth Notes/Eighth - Sixteenth Combination 3
Lesson 21- Eighth and Sixteenth-Note Combination 4
Lesson 22-  Eighth and Sixteenth-Note Combination 5/Crescendo - Decresendo
Lesson 23- Duets
Lesson 24- Reading Flams/Fortissimo - Pianissimo/The Drag
Lesson 25- 32nd Notes/Reading Rolls
Lesson 26- Reading the 5-Stroke Roll/The Flam Tap
Lesson 27- Reading 9-Stroke Rolls
Lesson 28- Reading Paradiddles/The Double Paradiddle/Dal Segno
Lesson 29- Eighth-Note Triplets
Lesson 30- Rolling in Meter
Lesson 31- Review of Lessons 1-30/The Flam Paradiddle
Lesson 32- Triplet Accent #2
Lesson 33- Triplet Accent #3
Lesson 34- Reading Flam Taps
Lesson 35- Triplet Accents and Flam Tap Review
Lesson 36- 5/4 Time
Lesson 37- Sixteenth-Note Triplets
Lesson 38- Quarter-Note Triplets/Two-Measure Repeats
Lesson 39- 6/8 Time/The 7-Stroke Roll
Lesson 40- Additional Time Signatures
Lesson 41- Mixed Meters
Lesson 42- Alla Breve or Cut Time
Lesson 43- Da Capo/Coda/Rudiment Notation in Reading
Lesson 44- Final Review
Lesson 45- Two-Drum Exercises
The 12 Basic Rudiments
 
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