Complete Drums Book & DVD (A complete drumming course)
Discover the oldest instrument in the world with Simply Drums. Join Cameron Skews as he shares his passion for the drums and for playing a beat. A drummer for over 20 yrs., Cameron has played drums over a diverse range of music styles and is an experienced performer and drumming teacher. Cameron takes you through the basics of drumming, from choosing your drums and setting up the kit to reading music and applying a rock beat to a song. With information ranging from holding the sticks, hitting the drums and cymbals, and using the bass drum pedal through to fills, flams and advanced exercises, there's something for everyone, regardless of their experience. Simply Drums covers essential rudiments such as the single stroke, the double stroke, and the paradiddle and includes over 100 drumming practice exercises to reinforce learning and build good drumming and sticking technique. Whether you're wanting to lay down a solid beat, perform with a band, or play a killer drum solo, Simply Drums will build your drumming skills and help you achieve your musical goals.