Drum Circle Grooves
Lulu.com, 2005 - 82 pages
With clear, concise writing and a relaxed--even conversational--style of instruction, Dennis Maberry takes the pressure out of learning to drum . Maberry's practical, step-by-step guide will take any novice from the basics, such as learning the instruments and tones, to beginner and intermediate rhythms. By the end of this book, the reader will have the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to participate in most recreational drum circles. Drum Circle Grooves is also an effective facilitator's guide, providing insight into simple and comprehensible teaching methods for beginners. Included are over twenty five 'drum circle grooves', drum circle activites based on Universal rhythmic principals, and an introduction to African rhythm concepts.
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Table of contents
FUNDAMENTALS OF MUSIC 31
UNIVERSAL RHYTHM CONCEPTS 57
1/16 note patterns African drumming Arthur Hull Babatunde Olatunji basic tones Bass Drum bass tone Bill Matthews box notation Christine Stevens Circle Grooves 1/16 Clap Clap Clap clave rhythm community drum circle Conga Joy count out rhythms Dennis Maberry dialects all aroundyou discover that rhythm djembe Djun Djun dominant beats drum circle environments Drum Circle Grooves drum is pure drum set drummers drumming community facilitator frame drumming gankogui Grateful Dead Grooves 1/16 note guided by raw GUN DUN GO hand placement hit the drum Illinois Springfield ISBN Joy by Bill learning rhythms Mourning Dove Nerone ofmindso to speak Open Tone percussion instruments play the rhythm player ifit's playing in drum Practice Exercises pulse oflife realize this language Rhythm Festival rhythm is steeped rhythmic pattern Shiko slap tone sound stuck inside ofme techniques tellyou is howIfeel traditional rhythms Twelve Beat Patterns what's stuck inside workshops