The Beginner's Guide to Playing Drums for Students and Teachers. This new book takes the beginning drummer through the paces -- from reading simple exercises to playing great grooves and fills. Each lesson includes a preparatory exercise and a solo. Concepts and rhythms are introduced one at a time, so growth is natural and easy. Features large, clear musical print, intensive treatment of each individual drum figure, solos following each exercise to motivate students, and more! ©2005, Book & CD.