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The Bass Player
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Bass Player is a novella about truth, lies, expectations, disillusionment, exploitation and how a young musician found his voice in spite of all that. Written by a musician but not for musicians, the story weaves its way around fact and fiction, drawing readers into a world where music can set you free but just as easily bring you crashing down.
Swing Essentials - A Drummer’s Guide To An Effective Swing
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Price: Free! Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
This book is aimed primarily at professional jazz drummers wanting to improve the way they play the swing pattern, and swing subdivisions in general. Drummers of any style will benefit from the reading, which includes several tips on practicing, playing with others, and developing a strong internal clock
Lost in New York - Liner Notes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
Digital Booklet for Trumpeter Suresh Singaratnam's debut jazz recording: Lost in New York. Featuring nine pages of full colour illustrations by Kevin J. West and a detailed analysis of the music written by drummer/composer Nathaniel Smith.