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Drum Tuning

The Ultimate Guide

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The Ultimate Guide. Percussion. Drum Reference, Instruction. Softcover with CD. 64 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.6620060).

Item Number: HL.6620060

ISBN 0634039253. 9x12 inches.

This book/CD pack is designed for drummers of all styles and levels, as well as recording engineers and producers. It contains step-by-step instructions along with over 35 professional photos that allow you to see the tools and tuning techniques up close. The 29-track companion CD contains demos for listening, so you can read and hear the differences in sounds. Covers: preparation; drumhead basics; drum construction and head properties; tom-toms; snare drum; bass drum; the drum set as one instrument; drum sounds and tuning over the years; when to change heads; and more.

Featured in Modern Drummer's 2003 Product Extravaganza!

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  • 4

    Albert Harrison
    Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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  • 2008-01-17 00:00:00.0 Best methods for drum tuning

    These are the best methods for drum tuning that I have seen. They follow similar methods that I have used for the many years I have been as an orchestral and Jazz drummer.

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