The Art of Bop Drumming Book & CD

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The definitive book on bop drumming---a style that is both the turning point and the cornerstone of contemporary music's development.
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The definitive book on bop drumming---a style that is both the turning point and the cornerstone of contemporary music's development. This comprehensive book and audio presentation covers time playing, comping, soloing, brushes, more jazz essentials, and charts in an entertaining mix of text, music, and pertinent quotes.

Well-known for his creative flexibility and musicianship, John Riley has worked with such jazz mainstays as Stan Getz, Red Rodney, Dizzy Gilespie, Miles Davis, Quincy Jones, Jimmy Heath, Milt Jackson, Miroslav Vitous, Toots Thielemans, Randy Brecker, the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, and others. 

The Art of Bop Drumming Includes: 

  • Time Playing
  • Brushes
  • Comping
  • More Jazz Essentials
  • Soloing
  • Charts
  • A 72 minute CD featuring examples and play-along tunes with Bob Mintzer (tenor saxophone), Phil Markowitz (Piano), James Genus (Bass), and John Riley (Drums).