Drumming at the Edge of Magic: A Journey Into the Spirit of Percussion

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Harper, 1990 - Drum - 263 pages
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Mickey Hart noticed that there wasn't a good general introduction to the anthropological and musicological literature on percussion, so he pulled one together. And did an excellent job of it, too! Fascinating stuff. Read full review

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The percussionist for the Grateful Dead is so New Age in his persuasions that his book comes with a "tree clause'': two trees will be planted for every one used in its manufacture. His spell-binding ... Read full review



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Mickey Hart is a percussionist and drummer who played with the Grateful Dead for 30 years. He lives in Sonoma County, CA.

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