This celebration of the art of drumming is a must-have for all drummers, beginning to advanced. With essential tips on techniques and tongue-in-cheek anecdotes, "The Drummer's Almanac" is very informative and very fun. Includes lots of photographs, interviews, quotes, jokes, helpful hints, and more.
Topics include: A short history of the drum set; a natural approach to drumming by Dave Weckl; care and maintenance of your drums; a day in the life of Anton Fig; some handy grooves; drum miking basics and much more. ©1998, 80 pages.