Drum Set Method Books

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... 

Londeix-50 Rhythmic Exercises in Two Voices

A collection of one bar rhythmic motives for two voices. This collection can be applied to any percussion instruments you can imagine. This book is not just for drum set coord... 

Moerlen-Drums, In Three Phases vol. 2: Creative Drumming

75 two to six measure etudes to help you develop creativity in your drum set playing. Most of the solos are based off of musical lines instead of beats or patterns. (Frech Tex... 

Lombardo-Rockin' Bass Drum (Bk 2)

ROCKIN' BASS DRUMM BOOK TWO offers the drummer an exciting repertoire of two-bar and four-bar solos for rock, jazz-rock and soul rock. It also emphasizes the interaction of c... 

Boursault/Lefevre-Vol 4 La Classe de Batterie

Advanced drum method with a focus on musicality and expression. Features many adanced compound rhythms and their application to the drum set. (French Text) 

Engle-Rock'n Time Fills and Solos

The patterns and variations in this book will give you a good playing knowledge in rock, latin rock, bossa rock, bossa nova, contry western rock, folk rock, gospel jazz and go... 

Spagnardi-Accent Control

A must-read for every drummer, this exceptional book by Modern Drummer magazine founder and publisher Ron Spagnardi will help you become the master of your kit! It features ov... 

Skoog-Drumming Book Two

" For the past twenty years, I've been producing teaching sheets for my students, putting them in binders so I could add new ones or replace the old as I refined my approach. ... 

Morey-Times are Changing

This method book presents a comprehensive collection of drum set studies in multiple meters and styles. Styles included: Rock Shuffle Rock Triplet Rock Latin... 

Rothman-Jazz Breaks in a Nut Shell

"Jazz Breaks In a Nutshell" by Joel Rothman contains nine separate parts, and each part deals with a specialized approach to playing jazz drum breaks. 

Ceccarelli-Bk 1 Practical Rhythms for Drumset

A method for applying independent rhythms to the drum set. VOL. 1 (French Text) 

Perry-Intro to Drum Set (Vol 1)

A functional book for beginners, designed to develop drumset technique and the corresponding elements of jazz drumming. 

Rothman-Left Hand Rock Breaks

"Left Hand Rock Breaks" is a companion book to Joel Rothman's "Left Hand Solos" . Both books demonstrate ideas for practical use of the left hand within the framework of break... 

Rothman-Four-Way Independence/Rock Drums

Aimed at total coordinate freedom for both hands and feet, Four-Way Independence for Rock Drums by Joel Rothman incorporates the left foot (hi-hat) as a fully independen... 

Burgett-Progressive Double Bass Drumming

Playing two bass drums or using a double bass drum pedal can prove to be very challenging. With this book, you will practice foot control exercises, and increase your enduranc... 

Fink-Studies for Drumset vol. 1-Elementary

This method book is designed to give the youngest of drummers a firm basis of technical knowledge to be successful from the start. All of the exercises in the book are designe... 

Tantchev-Bulgarian Rhythms for Drum Set Part 1

The Bulgarian rhythms presented in this book are combinations of simple duple and triple meters as they appear in the Bulgarian folk music, and other folk based musical tradit... 

De Merle-Jazz-Rock Fusion Vol. 2

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

Feldstein-Working Drummer's Groove Dictionary

The WORKING DRUMMER'S GROOVE DICTIONARY contains ninety different rhythms, each with two groove variations. Set up in alphabetical order, the 180 beats contained in this dicti... 

Spagnardi-Drumset Control

The ability to move around the drumset with speed, control, endurance and accuracy is an extremely important asset for today's drummer. Drumset Control, written by the founder...