(Percussion). This book takes drummers beyond the rudiments and technical exercises to the artistic and non secular side of what it takes to be a super musician. Master drummer Billy Ward, player and educator, has grow to be some of the popular columnists in Brand new Drummer history. Totally honest and revealing, he shares his series of essays from Brand new Drummer magazine if you want to give players a different standpoint on getting better at the whole thing they do, from their own solo playing to the part they play as a component of a band. Topics include: Find out how to Get Gigs, Learning to Groove, Effective Practicing, Session Drumming Tips, Auditioning, Making improvements to Your Mechanics, Wards Quickie Chart System, and more.