Mark Wessels A Fresh Approach to the Snare Drum

 
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A Fresh Approach to the Snare Drum” by Mark Wessels is the most comprehensive method available that simultaneously provides instruction for rhythm reading, technique fundamentals, rudimental training, coordination and musicianship necessary for today’s well rounded percussionist! The accompaniment CD makes practicing fun by utilizing percussion instruments and grooves from around the world. Also included in the package is the Vic Firth 40 Essential Rudiments poster PLUS A FREE”GETTING OFF TO A GREAT START”

The mp3 CD makes the perfect companion to “A Fresh Approach to the Snare Drum!” The play-along audio CD is so much fun that students will have a hard time putting the book away!


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Great so far!

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Comments about Mark Wessels A Fresh Approach to the Snare Drum:

This book was exactly what I needed. I have played guitar for 22 years, and recently decided to learn the drums. After hearing Phil Collins stress the importance of mastering the rudiments, I knew I couldn't do myself the disservice of skipping the basics!

I am very experienced with the process of practicing and progressing gradually on an instrument over time, but I'm a beginner on the drums. As I understand it, this book is used for beginning percussionists in a school band setting, however (when used in conjunction with the free online videos, which, incidentally, are how I found my way to this book) I have found it perfectly suited to my needs as an adult who is trying to teach himself. I can see how the technique I am developing will directly translate to the drumset, and Mark Wessels keeps aspiring drumset players in mind as the lessons progress, as well as band percussionists.

I can't comment on the accompaniment tracks, as I haven't really used them yet, but it's good to know they are there. It looks like there are a lot of them on the included data CD. I've just been practicing with a drum machine playing quarter notes.

I practiced along with the online videos for a few weeks, and then decided to order the book because I felt I was missing a few things with just the videos. I can tell that this is going to give me a great foundation if I persist in my practice, which I intend to do!

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i love it in perfect condition

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from Jonesboro, AR

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My kids used for classes perfect condition and come on time

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