Secrets of the Hand: Soloing Strategies for Hand Drummers
Alan Dworsky, Betsy Sansby
Paperback - 72 pages
(June 2, 2001) Dancing Hands Music
For advanced hand drummers who want to solo, the "secrets" in this book are the principles of how to get the most out of your hands with the least effort. These principles-- understood instinctively by the best players--are here made explicit and explained for the first time. They lead to "strategies" for soloing, specific things drummers can do to maximize their consistency, speed and freedom when improvising. The strategies are illustrated and applied in hundreds of sample patterns that are a fountain of ideas!