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Breaking the Code

Includes Code of Funk (Book/CD Pack) and Breaking the Code (DVD)

By David Garibaldi

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Includes Code of Funk (Book/CD Pack) and Breaking the Code (DVD). DVD. 79 pages. Published by Hudson Music (HL.320898).

Item Number: HL.320898
ISBN 1423484592. 9x12 inches.

Includes the Lessons – Breaking the Code DVD:

Expanding on the information in his award-winning Code of Funk, world-renowned drummer David Garibaldi demonstrates and dissects the patterns he used for such Tower of Power classics as “Page One,” “Pocketful of Soul,” “Back in the Day,” “East Side”, and “The Oakland Stroke.” Multiple camera angles clearly show his feet, hands, and kit, putting the viewer one-on-one with the master drummer and teacher. Running time: 2 hours, 20 minutes.

Also includes the book/CD pack The Code of Funk:

This cutting-edge book/audio package brings the music of David Garibaldi and the music of Tower of Power to your practice room and provides an in-depth look at the concepts that David uses to create his futuristic, yet old-school grooves. The 80-page book includes: detailed transcriptions by David, of his drum performance in each of eight tunes from T.O.P's most recent album “Oakland Zone” (Or Music), incisive commentary, photos, a biography,a suggested listening list and more. The CD with all 8 tracks minus David's drums, allows you to “sit in” with this legendary band. Each track provides “clicktrack” count-in, followed by a complete “music minus drums” stereo mix including the lead vocals and solos. The bonus DVD-ROM with instrumental versions of these tracks in file formats that can be looped, slowed down using programs such as Acid® and GarageBand® and remixed using multi-track studio software such as ProTools®, Cakewalk®, or Nuendo® for further exploration and study. Includes a ReadMe file and also a video tutorial with detailed instructions.