MD Classic Tracks. (The World's Greatest Drummers Note for Note!). By Joe Bergamini. For Drums, Percussion. Percussion. 84 pages. Published by Modern Drummer Publications (HL.6620070).
ISBN 0634051687. 9x12 inches.
MD Classic Tracks is a learning tool for the contemporary drummer. It contains transcriptions of thirteen tracks (some never before in print!) recorded by some of the most important contemporary drummers in rock and fusion. In these pages, you'll find the exact drum parts recorded on tracks that drummers have been inspired by since their release. Artists featured include Carter Beauford, John Bonham, Terry Bozzio, Vinnie Colaiuta, Phil Collins, Stewart Copeland, Steve Gadd, Keith Moon, Neil Peart, Simon Phillips, Jeff Porcaro, Mike Portnoy, and Steve Smith. Includes great photos and backgrounds on each of these drummer's drummers. Spiral-bound.
July 23, 2006
excellent book really is note for note.Impressed to see Moon's playing on paper but not a song that really sums up his playing entirely.wud hav liked to see "Bargain" transcribed.why doesn't JOE BERGAMINI DO A DRUM TECHNIQUES OF THE WHO BOOK!!!!!!!!!
11 of 24 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Dublin
May 23, 2006
Note For Note!!
well i can't say really say a bad thing about this book.it contains some great drummers and transcriptions and some of my favourites Bonham,Moon and Gadd.As far as I can see the Transcriptions are PERFECT.Just Wish there was more of this particularly Bonham and Moon!!
12 of 29 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Dallas, Tx
January 16, 2004
It's hard to find sheet music for WHATEVER instrument that is actually hard to play nowadays. I have to search long and hard and spend countless dollars for accurate sheet music that can further me as a musician. This is one of my favorite books for drumming. The songs that...
16 of 31 people found this review helpful.