Method Books

Ideo-Kinetics

$25.00

Develop more confidence in your playing! In his landmark technique book, Gordon Stout shares his insight with articles on “kinesthetic touch” (ideo-kinetics), correct practice technique and how to sightread.

Develop more confidence in your playing! In his landmark technique book, Gordon Stout shares his insight with articles on “kinesthetic touch” (ideo-kinetics), correct practice technique and how to sightread.

Masters of the Vibes

$49.99

Masters of the Vibes is a celebration of the vibraphone and the artists who play it on the highest level. Musician/author Anthony Smith leads readers on an entertaining, informative journey through the history of this beautiful sounding, but sometimes overlooked, instrument through stimulating conversations with a wide variety of vibes players.

Masters of the Vibes is a celebration of the vibraphone and the artists who play it on the highest level. Musician/author Anthony Smith leads readers on an entertaining, informative journey through the history of this beautiful sounding, but sometimes overlooked, instrument through stimulating conversations with a wide variety of vibes players.

Method of Movement

$35.00

The most detailed text ever written on the subject of four mallet playing. 15 chapters covering grip, strokes, shifts, tone production, interval changes, efficient movement around the instrument.

The most detailed text ever written on the subject of four mallet playing. 15 chapters covering grip, strokes, shifts, tone production, interval changes, efficient movement around the instrument.

Método de Movimiento para Marimba –MoM/Spanish (L. H. Stevens/translation by David Valdes)

$35.00

The most detailed text ever written on the subject of four-mallet playing. 15 chapters covering grip, strokes, shifts, tone production, interval changes, efficient movement around the instrument. Now in a Spanish translation by David Valdés.

The most detailed text ever written on the subject of four-mallet playing. 15 chapters covering grip, strokes, shifts, tone production, interval changes, efficient movement around the instrument. Now in a Spanish translation by David Valdés.

Rudimental Arithmetic – A Drummer’s Study of Pattern and Rhythm

$60.00

What does arithmetic have to do with snare drum rudiments? What does mathematics have to do with rhythm? At a fundamental level, the answer to both questions is: everything.”Students of all ages will want to explore this valuable 190-page text, which gives us insight into Becker’s thought processes regarding rhythm. All in all, Rudimental Arithmetic adds up to an outstanding resource.”
– Percussive Notes

What does arithmetic have to do with snare drum rudiments? What does mathematics have to do with rhythm? At a fundamental level, the answer to both questions is: everything.”Students of all ages will want to explore this valuable 190-page text, which gives us insight into Becker’s thought processes regarding rhythm. All in all, Rudimental Arithmetic adds up to an outstanding resource.”
– Percussive Notes

Six Suites for Marimba (Bach/trans. Stevens)

$39.00

Two books in one binding, 106 pages. Six Suites for Violoncello solo BWV 1007-1012 Transcribed for Marimba by Leigh Howard Stevens. Marimbist’s Guide to Performing Bach by Leigh Howard Stevens. Introduction and musical text edited by Dominik Sackmann.

Two books in one binding, 106 pages. Six Suites for Violoncello solo BWV 1007-1012 Transcribed for Marimba by Leigh Howard Stevens. Marimbist’s Guide to Performing Bach by Leigh Howard Stevens. Introduction and musical text edited by Dominik Sackmann.

Wrist Twisters

$32.00

After 40 years with the New York Philharmonic and more than twenty years teaching at the Juilliard School, Elden “Buster” Bailey, one of the greatest snare drummers and snare drum teachers of all time, has finally written a snare drum book!

After 40 years with the New York Philharmonic and more than twenty years teaching at the Juilliard School, Elden “Buster” Bailey, one of the greatest snare drummers and snare drum teachers of all time, has finally written a snare drum book!