Create compelling rhythm-based events for groups of all kinds! Learn the art of drum-circle facilitation from master percussionist, educator and award-winning drum circle facilitator, Kalani. The interactive DVD includes activities, games, an instrument guide and inspirational interviews. Participants will also gain essential life skills, including..
Since 1996, World Music Drumming has transformed lives and built community through ensemble drumming, singing, moving, playing xylophones and recorders. Students have developed focus, listening, teamwork, and respect while having he best time anyone can have in school. Now in over 20,000 schools worldwide - we are celebrating this success by publis..
This beginner's guide by Paul Jennings takes you through the basics of the instrument and its techniques. The accompanying online videos (accessed via code found inside the book) include demonstrations of many examples in the book.
Topics covered include: notation • bass and slap tone exercises • three- and four-tone exercises • basic rhythms •..
Kids love to drum! No matter what instruments you have or don't have, BeatBox will get you started! Experience a variety of world drumming styles as you accompany folk melodies and original songs. Create the basic pattern used by rock drummers, recreate the sound of a mbira (thumb piano) with xylophones, form your own Haitian meringue ensemble, lea..
Global Grooves by Will Schmid. Exploring World Rhythms, Songs and Styles.
Global Grooves is another volume in the growing World Music Drumming library of teaching resources. Author Will Schmid, collaborated with teachers from around the world - Indonesia, Egypt, Tanzania, Greece, Mexico, Hawaii, Germany, Argentina, Cameroon, Cuba, Antiqua, Briti..
Irish Beat. Experience Celtic culture with instruments, singing and more. Song arrangements by John Higgins and Mark Brymer. Instructional material by Tom Anderson and Derek Byrne.
Welcome to Ireland where music is everywhere...from concert halls, schools and restaurants to melody-making on street corners! Bring the traditions and tunes of the e..
Beginning Djembe, Essentail Tones, Rhythm, & Grooves by Michael Markus with Joe Galeota.
Traditionally, within West African culture, the djembe is played for several reasons. Mostly, it is played for celebration, to accompany the dance, and even communicate.
The Djembe originated in West Africa - mainly Guinea, Mali, Cote d'Ivoire and Bur..
Part of the UK's popular Drums for Schools curriculum The Caribbean Steel Pan Book, written by educator and professional percussionist Andy Gleadhill, shows classroom music teachers how to teach Steel Pans in a class setting. Although all of the tunes and exercises in the book can be played on any steel pan instrument, Andy focusses on the Jumbie J..
An easy-to-use songbook great for those who do not read music. Jumbie Jam Songs by Letter: Children's Favorites The Jumbie Jam Songs by Letter Series includes the melody in easy to read large print. The notes are marked by letter which match the notes labeled on the Jumbie Jam, but they may also be used to play other instruments eg. Boomwhackers, x..
An easy-to-use songbook great for those who do not read music. Jumbie Jam Songs by Letter: Christmas Favorites #1 The Jumbie Jam Songs by Letter Series includes the melody in easy to read large print. The notes are marked by letter which match the notes labeled on the Jumbie Jam, but they may also be used to play other instruments eg. Boomwhackers,..
arranged by Guy George. Includes play-along CD. Jumbie Jam Songs of Faith for Steel Drum and other instruments arranged by Guy George. 50 pages, 8 songs. Songs of faith of many denominations written specifically for the Jumbie Jam, but also includes lead sheets for 'regular' soprano steel pan as well as other instruments. Each tune is written out w..
Specially designed for the Jumbie Jam by Scott Johnson. Jumbie Jam Steel Pan Method Book 2 designed for the Jumbie Jam by Scott Johnson. 15 pages and accompaniment CD. The Jumbie Jam Steel Drum Method and Songs Books 1,2 and 3 are one of Scott's contributions to the development of beginning steel drum players and introduce the Jumbie Jam Steel Drum..
Specially designed for the Jumbie Jam by Scott Johnson. Jumbie Jam Steel Pan Method Book 3 designed for the Jumbie Jam by Scott Johnson. 15 pages and accompaniment CD. The Jumbie Jam Steel Drum Method and Songs Books 1,2 and 3 are one of Scott's contributions to the development of beginning steel drum players and introduce the Jumbie Jam Steel Drum..
Afro-Brazilian Percussion Guide Book 3: Candomblé by Kirk Brundage
Salvador, Bahia, Brazil is an important cradle of Afro-Brazilian culture, and home to musical styles that form the bedrock of much of today's popular sounds. In this book, author Kirk Brundage gives the reader a special and intimate glimpse into the sacred rhythms of the Afro-Bra..
The Essence of Brazilian Percussion & Drum Set by Ed Uribe
Book and CD
A study of the language of Brazilian rhythms and song styles. Part I deals exclusively with Brazilian percussion instruments, with a description of each instrument and its rhythms, song styles, techniques, and applications. Part II addresses the drum set. Each rhythm i..