Finally, the book drummers have been craving for years: a detailed and thorough analysis of the playing of one of the greatest drumming legends ever, Vinnie Colaiuta. Musicians and teachers alike will love the analyses, transcriptions, and great music this book offers. The UnReel Drum Book contains a well thought out perspective, capturing every nuance that helps make a good drummer a great drummer. The opening exercises help build a solid foundation for studying and practicing the many rhythms and phrasing ideas found throughout the UnReel CD, which is also included.
The drum solos have been sequenced and slowed down, allowing players to follow, play along, and fully comprehend the intricate details that make Vinnie's playing so unique. Each solo is followed by detailed analysis and exercises offering a path to a full and complete understanding of what Vinnie plays. ALong with the many exercises and sequences on the instructional CD, two songs from the UnReel CD have been remixed without drums for you to play with.
This book will enhance your rhythmic vocabulary and will transport your playing to new heights. A must have for Vinnie fans, this book goes beyond licks and takes you inside the artistic and rhythmic mind of one of the true visionaries of the drums, Vinnie Colaiuta.