"One of the best, most useful and well-written drum instruction books I've seen in years ... a worthy must." - (Rick Corwin - 35 Year Veteran/Vic Firth Team Drum Educator)
--Veteran New York Drum Teacher
"His [Dan's] book is a must for the forward thinking drummer." - Mike Clark (Drumming Innovator/Great, Herbie Hancock)
"After years of teaching and finding it hard to locate one good beginner book, I recently decided to start using Dan's book exclusively for my beginning drummers." - Jeff Fite (Performer/Teacher)
--Drum Teacher at Music Workshop, Illinois
" ... the perfect book for a beginner to start learning from" --TakeLessons.com (from their article on Top 5 Beginner Drum Books)
"THE best and most user friendly book for the beginning drummer! Awesome!" - Linda McDonald (Drummer of The Iron Maidens) --Award-Winning Drummer
From the Back Cover
presents an encouraging, extensive, step-by-step way to learn some of the most popular beats and rhythms in a multitude of traditional and modern styles to include rock, pop, jazz, blues, funk, latin, double bass, and linear.
The book also presents practical stickings and rudiments, coordination exercises, and dynamics. It teaches you how to read and count basic notation, use a metronome, develop your 'weaker side', and effectively transition from beats to fills and fills to beats.
Get ready to start drumming today!
"That's sick man! The helicopter one was awesome too."
- Brad Arnold (Multi-Platinum Vocalist of 3 Doors Down & Singer/Drummer on "Kryptonite", #1 Song of The Decade in Mainstream Rock) on Dan Britt