Rhythmic Reading for all Instruments (Book/CD Set)

This book is for everybody who plays music or decides to learn it. Rhythm plays a major role no matter whether you are an instrumentalist, singer, dancer, student, teacher, amateur, or professional. No matter if you are a beginner or are advanced you can use this book as instruction material for your students or for own education, regardless of style. The beginning of this book explains basic concepts of rhythm that are necessary for the exercises. Some of the more difficult passages have been provided w ...more

Product Number:
610451
Format:
Book/CD Set
Skill Level:
Multiple Levels
Notation Type:
Standard Notation
Pages:
192
Binding:
Perfect Binding
Size:
8.25 x 11.75
ISBN:
3-8992-2172-9
ISBN13:
978-38992-2172-5
Publisher:
AMA Verlag
Date Published:
2/20/2013

This book is for everybody who plays music or decides to learn it. Rhythm plays a major role no matter whether you are an instrumentalist, singer, dancer, student, teacher, amateur, or professional. No matter if you are a beginner or are advanced you can use this book as instruction material for your students or for own education, regardless of style. The beginning of this book explains basic concepts of rhythm that are necessary for the exercises. Some of the more difficult passages have been provided with counting which will help in mastering these and other exercises. " Rhythmic Reading" is thus an extensive collection of rhythmic configurations in the most common meters.

Topics include: the pyramid of notes, binary and ternary rhythms, dotted notes, ties and syncopation. In the practical part, these topics will be arranged using common time signatures in a comprehensive collection. The exercises are not just suitable for drummers - the authors also give interpretation ideas for rhythmical notation for guitarists, keyboard players and bassists. In this way, this book is suitable for all instrumentalists who want to make music.

Fact: this book presents you with knowledge about rhythm in a compact way. The reader also gets an additional feature in the form of a CD where they can listen to the exercises.

Preface

 

Concepts of Rhythm

Bar/Measure

Time Signature

Tempo/Time

The Metronome

Note Values And Rest Values

Binary Note Pyramid

Triplets

Triplet Note Pyramid

Binary – Ternary

Swing Eighth Notes

Note Pyramid: Binary/Ternary

Dotted Notes And Rests

Ties

Syncopation

Sixteenth Note Configurations

 

Counting

Counting Systems

Binary

Triplet Counting

Counting Exercise

Cut Time / Alla Breve Counting

 

Compound Time

Dynamics

Musical Terms

Some Tips For Practice

 

Interpretation

Drums

Bass

Guitar

Keyboard

Saxophone

 

Rhythm Analysis

Counting Instructions

 

Exercises

Binary

Triplets

Dotted Notes

Ties

Syncopation

Compound Time

Summary

Charts

 

Practice Plan

 
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