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Author Colaneri, Chris
Title Modern Etudes and Studies for the Total Percussionist
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2015
©2015
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Edition 2nd ed
Descript 1 online resource (203 pages)
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Note Cover -- Modern Etudes and Studies for the Total Percussionist -- Copyright -- Contents -- Foreword -- About the Companion Website -- Introduction -- Equipment You Should Own -- Some Basic Necessities -- Elementary School -- Middle School -- High School -- Instruments and Equipment -- Elementary School -- Middle School -- High School -- World Percussion -- How to Use This Book -- Structuring the Year -- About the Biography Section -- How to Practice -- Structuring Your Practice Time -- Some More Practice Ideas -- Modern Etudes and Studies for the Total Percussionist -- 1. BASICS OF MUSIC -- Staff Attributes -- Elements of Music -- Repeat Signs -- Rhythm Table -- Accidentals -- Dynamics and Stick Height -- Tempos and Metronome Marking -- Altering Tempos -- 2. SNARE DRUM -- Setup and Stance -- Holding the Sticks -- Rolls -- Warm-up Exercises and Rudiments -- Accent Patterns -- Sticking Patterns -- Right-Hand Lead -- Rhythm Studies -- Snare Drum Etudes -- Percussionist Spotlight: Snare Drum -- Buster Bailey -- 1922-2004 -- Anthony J. Cirone -- 1941- -- 3. KEYBOARD PERCUSSION -- Keyboard Geography -- Marimba Graphic with Chromatic Notes -- Holding Your Mallets -- Beating Spots -- Rolls -- Percussion Ensemble Arrangements -- Preliminary Mallet Exercises -- Say-n-Plays C Major -- Just a Few Short Melodies -- Say-n-Plays B˜ Major -- Techniques Building and Melodies -- Further Scale Studies -- Four-Mallet Playing -- Marimba and the Grand Staff -- Percussionist Spotlight: Mallet Players -- Keiko Abe -- 1937- -- Leigh Howard Stevens -- 1953- -- Gary Burton -- 1943- -- Lionel Hampton -- 1908-2002 -- 4. TIMPANI -- Reading Bass Clef -- Sizes of Timpani and Range -- Grip -- Beating Spots -- Rolling -- Placing a Note on the Drum -- Interval Tuning -- Muffling -- Crossovers -- Two-Drum Timpani Etudes -- Four-Drum Unaccompanied
Percussionist Spotlight: Timpanists -- Everett "Vic" Firth -- 1930- -- Saul Goodman -- 1907-1996 -- 5. CONCERT PERCUSSION -- Traps -- Tambourine -- Dynamics -- Dynamics and Rolls -- Triangle -- Crash Cymbals -- Bass Drum -- More Trap Instruments -- Suspended Cymbals -- Temple Blocks -- Castanet -- Tam-tam -- Percussionist Spotlight: Classical Percussionists -- Neil Grover -- 1955- -- Alan Abel -- 1930- -- 6. DRUM SET -- Technique -- Posture -- Bass Drum -- Hi-Hat -- Snare Drum -- Mounted Toms -- Floor Tom -- Ride Cymbal -- Crash Cymbal -- Parts of the Drum Set -- Rock Drumming -- Beats, Beats, and More Beats -- More Fill Ideas -- Combining Beats and Fills -- 16th-Note Combinations between Hands and Feet -- Jazz Drumming -- Swing Beat Independence -- Ensemble Figures in the Big Band Setting -- Sample Big Band Charts -- World Beat Drum Set Grooves -- Percussionist Spotlight: Drum Set Players -- Buddy Rich -- 1917-1987 -- Neil Peart -- 1952- -- 7. WORLD PERCUSSION -- Drum Circle Ideas -- Conga -- Strokes -- Types of Drums -- Bongos -- Timbales -- Djembe -- More World Percussion Instruments -- Percussionist Spotlight: World Percussionists -- Giovanni Hidalgo -- 1963- -- Babatunde Olatunji -- 1927-2003 -- Appendix -- Bucket Busters -- Pangaea -- How to Play Chord Changes -- Final Thoughts -- Percussionists You Should Know -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Acknowledgments -- About the Author -- Index
In Modern Etudes and Studies for the Total Percussionist, band director and percussionist Chris Colaneri lays out a comprehensive system of total percussion education. This expanded second edition focuses on middle-school percussion students, helping them develop intermediate skills for high school or extracurricular bands
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Colaneri, Chris Modern Etudes and Studies for the Total Percussionist New York : Oxford University Press, Incorporated,c2015 9780199389148
Subject Percussion instruments - Instruction and study
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