By D. Mark Agostinelli
Book Publication Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Snare Drum Accents is a great book is dedicated to “Snare Drum Accents” and is part of the Crazy Hand series. Meaning, it drills you and challenges you on accents and at the same time it uses crazy hand configurations. Thus, Adding to the challenge and complexity of the book. This is a book for those that want to add an extra challenge to learning how to play and read snare drum accents. It is the best ever written to accomplish this task. There are very few other books even dedicated to snare drum accents. If you want a book that does not have the crazy hand aspect, then check out, “Snare Drum Accents: Accents on the Snare Drum” by D. Mark Agostinelli.
The book challenges you throughout the book. When you begin the book it starts out easy and then gradually gets harder and more difficult as you move along through it’s pages. The only way to get better at Snare Drum accents is by practicing them. This does this by drilling you over and over and by gradually getting harder and using the Crazy hands technique makes it even more challenging.
It also will help you read accents too. Once again, the best way to get better at reading accents is to play it and read it. There are very few books that are completely dedicated to snare drum accents and this is one of them. After reading this book, you won’t need any other book afterwards because it goes from easy to advanced and by the time you are done playing it, you will be a master on Snare Drum Accents.
What’s Inside ?
Crazy Hands Snare Drum Accents has over 75 pages of rhythms and exercises in the 4/4 time signature to improve your reading, speed, and creativity with accents. The book is written in mainly quarter notes, 16th notes, and triplets, and is lots of fun!
About the Author
D. Mark Agostinelli is the man who defined the art of the modern rudiment. Writing the “Drum Rudiment Bible” he was able to create the first book that incorporated all known hybrid rudiments in existence. Studying with such greats as the legendary Mike Sgroi, Mark learned incredible technique for both hands utilizing drum rudiments. D. Mark Agostinelli is known as being one of the most influential music educators of his time through his devotional dedication to the art rudimental drumming.
Now, D. Mark Agostinelli wrote “Snare Drum Accents – Accents on the Snare Drum”, which is the ultimate book for developing accents.Amazon Review