Percussion Essentials - Practical Manual for Music Educators

Catalog: K21185

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Designed for educators, students and professionals, this comprehensive manual explains the history, equipment, and performance techniques for snare drum, timpani, bass drum, cymbals, instruments, improvisation, rhythmic accuracy, and playing as a multiple percussion soloist is also included, along with over 45 demonstration photos taken at the Eastman School of Music. This is the perfect book for college percussion methods courses.

Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1 - Teacher Percussion
  • Chapter 2 - Snare Drum
  • Chapter 3 - Timpani
  • Chapter 4 - Bass Drum
  • Chapter 5 - Cymbals
  • Chapter 6 - Mallet Percussion
  • Chapter 7 - Drum Set
  • Chapter 8 - Accessory Instruments
  • Chapter 9 - World Percussion
  • Chapter 10 - Additional Topics
Publisher: Kendor
Composer/Author: Beck, John H.
Catalog Number: K21185