Drum Set Method Books

Rothman-Easy Drum Solos/Technique

All the exercises in Joel Rothman's Easy Drum Solos with Technique are set within the framework of four-bar solos, allowing the reader to approach the development of ... 

Miller-1,000 Triplet Roll Solos for Drum Set (Vol 3)

All of the rhythms included in this book were taken from Vol.1. It clearly shows how rhythms can be changed into rolls without losing any syncopated effects.  

Rothman-Swingin' in Three Quarter Time

Swingin' in Three Quarter Time by Joel Rothman is a study to help develop the ability to play a jazz swing beat in 3\4 time. Includes solos to be applied to the 3\4 ... 

Ceccarelli-Bk 2 Practical Rhythms for Drumset

A method for applying independent rhythms to the drum set. VOL. 2 (French Text) 

Brooks-Recording Drummer

What does a drummer do when he walks into a recording studio for a "Recored Date", "Jingle Date" or any other "Mechanical Date"? How does he tune his drums? How does he... 

Rothman-Coordinated Jazz Patterns Phrased in 3

Coordinated snare and bass drum patterns are phrased in 3/4 time, while the basic Jazz cymbal beat remains in 4/4 time. For intermediate, advanced and professional players.... 

Moerlen-Drums, in 3 Phases

Rudimental style hand patterns are paired with syncopated foot patterns to create interesting rhythms and musical phrases. (French Text)  

Boursault/Lefevre-Vol 3 La Classe de Batterie

An advanced drum method with a focus on musicality and expression. Features analysis of new rhythms in abstract as well as drum set applications. Multiple etudes are included ... 

Flores-Independence for the Beginner Vol 1

The exercises in this book are designed to lead the student to more more complicated contrapuntal rhythms. All of the variations are based upon a basic jazz ride pattern. 

Ceccarelli-Batterie-Trophee 2/Gastaldin/Pagnini/Pontieux/ Bourba

Collection of etudes and solos for the drum set. Most solos are geared toward utilizing the drum set as a multiple percussion set-up. This is a great series for developing f... 

Ryan-Rhythmic Aerobics

A drum set instruction manual for beginning to intermediate students aimed at perfecting the drummer's timing. When used as part of a regular practice routine, this book will ... 

Miller-Dev. Left Hand/Right Foot for Drum Set Vol. 5

Written as the follow-up to the first four volumes in the series, this book focuses on left hand and right foot facility, using triplets as a foundation.  

Rothman-Quarter-Note Technique

"Quarter-Note Technique" is a companion book to "Quarter-Note Accents Around the Drums" by Joel Rothman. Both books were designed specifically as supplementary material for b... 

von Moisy-Sounds and Fills for Drumset

In this book the drummer will find examples for interesting sounds from rim-shots to electronic rhythms. The book also shows rhythms on an augmented set, instruction on improv... 

Flores-Independence for the Beginner Vol 2

A continuation of Vol 1., the exercises in this book are designed to lead the student to more more complicated contrapuntal rhythms. All of the variations are based upon a bas... 

Orozco/Silverlight-The Stick Bag Book of Jazz, Funk, & Fusion

This book is a reference guide for all drummers and rhythm enthusiasts. It provides easy and thorough access to the most popular and influential classic and contemporary jazz,... 

Salvo-Fun Workbook for Drums

This "Fun Workbook" for beginning percussion players is written for students in grades three, four, five and six. However, it can also be used with students in Jr. High School... 

Juskowiak/Marseille-Binary Rhythms (Bk I)

The objective of this collection resides not only in the possibility of playing various pieces of different styles and difficulty. The pieces can also be approached measure by... 

Jorand-Totems - Totem II L'Independance

Drum set independence is eplored by Marcel Jorand in this drum set method book. Jordand starts with basic two limb patterns and expands. (French Text) 

Goldberg-Developing Rock Drum Fills

DEVELOPING ROCK DRUM FILLS was designed to progressively develop your ability to play creative and versatile drum fills. Starting with one beat fills and ending with four beat...