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Polyrhythms - The Musician's Guide

By Peter Magadini

Book/Online Audio Drums
Composed by Peter Magadini. Hal Leonard Percussion. Instructional. Instructional book (softcover) and examples CD. With drum notation. 68 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.6620053).

Item Number: HL.6620053

ISBN 9780634032837. 9x12 inches. Peter Magadini edited by Wanda Sykes.

Peter Magadini's Polyrhythms is acclaimed the world over and has been hailed by Modern Drummer magazine as by far the best book on the subject. Written for instrumentalists and vocalists alike, this book/CD pack contains excellent solos and exercises that feature polyrhythmic concepts. Topics covered include: 6 over 4, 5 over 4, 7 over 4, 3 over 4, 11 over 4, and other rhythmic ratios; combining various polyrhythms; polyrhythmic time signatures; and much more. The CD includes demos of the exercises. To purchase Peter Magadini's stand-alone CD Polyrhythm (different from the CD that accompanies this book), you can visit

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  • June 10, 2014 Polyrhythms-The Musicians Guide

    The best book how to practice, understand & learn to play polyrhythms on the market.

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