Very important Styles, Books 1 and 2 are two innovative book and play-along CD (or cassette) packages that teach 50 Very important grooves from these days’s jazz and popular styles. The books include written-out charts of every selection and performance tips for both drums and bass. The entire grooves have been recorded with a rhythm section and woodwinds, with drums mixed at the left channel and bass at the right, so either instrument is also dialed out. As well as, a few of the tracks contain open choruses of comping so any instrument can practice playing solos! Very important Styles emphasizes an important aspects of solid group playing; locking-in between the drummer and bassist, providing a strong rhythmic foundation and creating an authentic feel for regardless of the style demands.