Ultimate Play Along by Dave Weckl; Dan Thress (Editor)
Publication Date: 1996-08-01
This book/CD package has been developed so that the beginning to intermediate drummer can practice in a wide range of styles along with all-star musicians Mike Stern on guitar and John Patitucci on bass. The styles covered include straight eighths, shuffle (blues), sixteenth-note feel, hip-hop (jazz funk), pop ballad, reggae (shuffle), and rock. Contains perforated "road map" charts for each tune.
Stevie Wonder - Written Musiquarium by Leonard Hall
Publication Date: 1999-09-01
(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Artist Songbook). Features 41 hits spanning his long and illustrious career: All Is Fair in Love * Ebony and Ivory * For Once in My Life * Higher Ground * I Just Called to Say I Love You * Isn't She Lovely * My Cherie Amour * Overjoyed * Part Time Lover * Ribbon in the Sky * Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours * Sir Duke * Superstition * That Girl * Uptight (Everything's Alright) * You Are the Sunshine of My Life * more. Includes a partial discography.
History of R&B Drumming
The Commandments of R&B Drumming by Zoro; Brian Mason
Publication Date: 1998-06-01
The Commandments of R&B Drumming is a historical and in-depth study of R&B drumming, from soul to funk to hip-hop, written by world-renowned session & live drummer Zoro (Lenny Kravitz, Bobby Brown, Sean Lennon). Topics include practice tips, developing the funky bass drum and hi-hat, creating and playing with loops, and what are considered the Ten Commandments of Soul, Funk, and Hip-Hop (the top ten recordings from each era). This book not only pays homage to the R&B drummers of the past, but gives the reader a fortune of invaluable information both in history and playing. This newly revised 10th anniversary edition features updated information and loads of new photos and album artwork throughout. It includes a play-along CD featuring various styles of R&B, and also includes an R&B history tree. 160 pages covering every imaginable angle, nook, and cranny of R&B for only $24.95! The book was voted the #1 educational drum book in the world by Modern Drummer magazine's Readers Poll and also deemed "a must-have for the soulful drummer," by Traps Magazine. "Zoro's book is a milestone achievement and the most comprehensive book on the subject of R&B drumming I have ever seen." -Vinnie Colaiuta "I consider Zoro's book an essential investment!" -Dennis Chambers
Prince Live in Las Vegas
Prince Live at the Atlantis Las Vegas by Prince, Nikka Costa, Maceo Parker, Sheila E.
Call Number: DM 34
Publication Date: 08/19/2003
Regardless of the quality of his albums, Prince has always put on superb live shows. This film captures him performing in Las Vegas, NV. The disc offers a standard full-frame transfer. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are neither subtitles nor closed-captions on this release. There are no supplemental materials of any consequence, but fans of the artist will enjoy the show that features over a dozen numbers.