The Essence of Brushes (The Reigning Master of Brushes Shares with You the "Real Stuff" of Playing Brushes). Edited by Thigpen. For Drumset. Artist/Personality; Method/Instruction; Percussion - Drum DVD. Interworld Music. Jazz. DVD. Published by Alfred Music (AP.908065).
ISBN 0757923178. Jazz.
Ed Thigpen, the master of jazz brushes, explains and demonstrates the essential strokes and sounds of the brushes and their applications to different rhythmic patterns and musical forms. Trio performances incorporate the concepts and techniques and cover a wide range of musical styles. Also includes a complimentary manual with special playing diagrams, notations, and suggestions for further studies.