A Fresh Approach to the Snare Drum by Mark Wessels is the most comprehensive method available that simultaneously provides instruction for rhythm reading, technique fundamentals, rudimental training, coordination and musicianship necessary for today’s well rounded percussionist! The downloadable play-along tracks makes practicing fun by utilizing percussion instruments and grooves from around the world.
And to help you throughout the book, Wessels has recorded 82 FREE VIDEO LESSONS and they are available on YouTube! Having video lessons on every topic throughout the book is a great way to supplement lessons from your teacher –or– the best way to learn to play the snare drum on your own!
[An item in Art’s Music Shop’s suggested “Essentials for the Advancing Player(s) List”]