Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Other Stanton's Categories
 
India
Add to Wishlist

India

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format Drum Set
Publisher Alfred Publishing Co Inc
Series Drum Atlas

Price: $16.95

Catalog #30315

Unavailable for Digital Delivery

The music of India is a rich source of rhythmic theory and tradition that rema ins largely untapped by modern drummers. Drum Atlas: India explains how the tr aditional rhythms of instruments such as the tabla, mridangam, and dhol can be adapted to the modern drumset. You?ll start by learning the bol, or spoken sy llables that Indian percussionists have used for centuries to communicate drum patterns. Then, you?ll learn the theory behind tal, rhythmic cycles of variou s numbers of beats. Indian rhythms are often composed of familiar patterns wit h 3, 4, 6, 8, or 16 beats, but sometimes delve into patterns of 5 or 7 beats t hat may seem unusual to a Western drummer. Mastering this knowledge will impro ve your soloing, linear phrasing, and subdividing skills. You?ll also learn ho w you can incorporat

Today's News
  • A Piano for Christmas

    A Piano for Christmas

    “Christmas Medleys“, arranged by Phillip Keveren, is a collection of nine medleys for the Christmas season.  They are not too difficult to prepare, and with nine medleys to choose from, you can’t go wrong.  The “Angel Suite” includes “Angels We... Read More ›

  • Folksong Stories by John Feierabend

    Folksong Stories by John Feierabend

    Folksong Stories by John Feierabend Recommended by Rachel Steele, School Music Specialist We often get requests from elementary teachers who need materials that help them promote reading and literacy in their lessons.  John Feirabend, a leading specialist in early childhood... Read More ›

Visit Jukebox

Stanton's Jukebox is a specialized "wish list" that allows directors to research purchases, arrange concert programs, create personalized URLs, compare scores study and forward playlists to your students.