Drum Set Method Books

Graham-Beginning Drum Chart Reading

BEGINNING DRUM CHART READING is for the beginning drum chart reader who possesses at least moderate playing skills. It teaches the novice reader how to decipher, in a logical ... 

Sholle-Brook Drum Set Studies

A great teaching tool bringing together the main elements of the drum set: Snare, bass drum, and hi hat cymbals. 

Hans-Workin' Drums: 50 Solos for Drumset

This collection of solo drumset music will provide the practicing drummer with interesting ideas to explore through a varied selection of musical styles and degrees of difficu... 

Mattingly-Creative Timekeeping

Combining a variety of jazz ride cymbal patterns with coordination and reading exercises, Creative Timekeeping develops true independence: the ability to play any rhythm on th... 

Bartlett-The Drummer's Flipbook-Swing Beats 1

The Pocket Drummers Flipbook Series is an innovative and attention holding method of developing technique and musical vocabulary. Each book is easy to read and is laid out so ... 

Bobick/Judy-Prime Time Reader

Improve your sight reading skills with this reading manaul. Rhythms are broken down to be easily read by percussionists of all levels of experience. 

Bartlett-100 More Rock Beats for Drum Kit

Keith Bartlett begins all sections in each book with a short note of advice for the student which is both informative and fun. Musical terms and expressions are introduced thr... 

Greene-Show Drumming

The arrangements in this book are for advanced and professional drummers. They are replete with dynamic marks, tempo change, etc. 

Hamon-New Directions Around the Drums

Mark Hamon's New Directions Around the Drums has been endorsed by notables like Hal Blaine, Peter Erskine, Jim Chapin, and more! This book features a comprehensive, non... 

Henry-Single and Double Paradiddles for Drumset

This volume of exercises is intended for drummers, but it can be used for all percussionists since it gives exercises whose fingerings are adapted to the snare drum as well as... 

Holmquist-Drum Set Etudes (Bk 2)

This book contains 19 etudes, or solos, for the intermediate level drum set student. The method is a very sequential approach to learning drum set. It is recommended that you ... 

Burns/Feldstein-Drum Set Music

A progressive collection of solos that explores the tonalities and musical properties of the drumset. 

Rothman-Hey Diddle-Diddle

"Hey Diddle Diddle", as the name implies, is all about para-diddles. Joel Rothman presents, through a series of developmental exercises, infinite variations of the para-diddle... 

Spagnardi-Big Band Drummer

Performing in a big band, and accurately interpreting a big band drum part, can present a challenge to beginning and experienced drummers alike. This book by the founder and p... 

Bartlett-20 Easy Pieces for Drum Kit

Keith Bartlett begins all sections in each book with a short note of advice for the student which is both informative and fun. Musical terms and expressions are introduced thr... 

De Merle-Jazz-Rock Fusion Vol. 1

The music in JAZZ ROCK FUSION VOL. I is a collection of rhythmic concepts designed to develop control, technique and a feel for the various styles of todays fusion music. T... 

Ceccarelli-Bk 3 Practical Rhythms for Drumset

A method for applying independent rhythms to the drum set. VOL. 3 (French Text) 

Rothman-Recipes Special Stickings Around the Drums

Play different forms of paradiddles between the snare and tomtoms with Recipes: Special Stickings Around the Drums . It's fun! For intermediate players.  

Boto-Drs in Brazilian Music (Bk 1)

Study the roll of the drum set in Brazillian Music wit hthis method book. Overe 300 examples help you develop a feel for traditional rhythms. (French Text) 

Rogers-Solo Studies for Drum Set Book 2

This book, a second in the series of three, is the result of the need expressed by percussion educators for repertory for the student who is making the big step from the snare...