Includes demonstration DVD introducing basic techniques and notation.
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.
Now, for the first time, C Paul Herfurth’s original books have been completely rewritten with new music and the latest in instrumental technique for a new generation of musicians.
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 equipment
Instructions 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 comprehension
Useful pull-out library of drum grooves.