In this book and CD package, Frank Katz demonstrates a variety of grooves and fills for use in funk, fusion, rock and R&B. Styles such as hip hop, jazz, Latin and Caribbean music are also represented. Many examples show how various patterns can be put together in limitless combinations to satisfy the needs of any drummer. As a special bonus, excerpts from several tunes are included, showing how various patterns can work within complete musical contexts.
Frank Katz, one of the greatest drummers I know, has released an outstanding book and CD package. I encourage everyone to buy it.
Frank Katz is one of the geniuses of the instrument. If you want access to the innovative phrasing, fills, funky beats, and sheer technical wizardry that are Frank's domain, you must have this book.