Hal Leonard Setting Up
Tommy Igoe brings his 25 years of teaching and playing experience to this first-ever DVD for beginning drummers! He guides you on a journey that begins with assembling a brand new drum set, and gets you started making music right away. Setting Up! (Part 1) covers in detail all of your drums, hardware and cymbals and how to unpack and assemble them, Tommy's unique 'Power Square' concept, tuning up and more, starting you off in the right direction. In Start Playing! (Part 2), Tommy takes you through the basics of coordination, how to hold your sticks and how to control your pedals. He even brings out some young students to help demonstrate three great grooves and four cool drum fills that you can play right away. Special DVD Features allow you to select Tommy playing each of the grooves super slowly so you can really take your time to work everything out. Three great songs are performed by students, with play-along versions of each one, so that you can start jamming and making music right away! 140 minutes.