Drum Grillbook, by Ancel Klooster and Peter Deiman is a new approach to develop craft and creativity on the drum set in a structural way. By using the “Groove + Fill = Grill formula”you can find your own drumsound!
Grills : Groove + Fill = Grill. Expand the use of groupings to playing “Grills”. A combination of grooves and fills; now the grooves get more variation (colour) and the fills get more continuity (pulse).
The Grillbook (with a blink to the famous Cookbook) offers the serious drum student from medium to professional level a lot of exercises to learn and to develop more independence, technique and a new approach to becoming a better reader. The clear structure will help to practice a lot of new grooves, fills and especially: Grills!
eBook | 144 Pages |Includes Video
Ancel Klooster (writer) and Peter Deiman (co-writer) are professional drummers and drumteachers from the Netherlands who have studied classical percussion and drums in Groningen and New York. They have performed in rock-, pop-, jazz-, brass- and big bands across Europe, USA, Asia and Australia. Their longtime educational experience led to the release of the Drum Grillbook.
Peter Erskine – Thornton School of Music USC Los Angeles: “A brilliant method with challenging exercises”.
Adam Nussbaum – Drummers Collective New York: “A very thought provoking document”.
Jim ‘Dr. Funk’ Payne – Berklee College of Music Boston: “This book has a lot of great material, I recommend it highly”.
Rene Creemers (Drumbassadors) – Artez Conservatory Arnhem: “A good method with clear ideas of developing coordination, phrasing and creativity.”
Dre Pallemaerts – Conservatories Paris and Brussels: “A method with a very interesting approach to modular practicing”.
Michael Lauren – Professor of Drum set Studies Lisbon and Barcelona: “An excellent book, helpful to both reading and non-reading drummers”.
Alex Acuna – Latin/fusion legend: “A great tool with good sense of time and musicality.”
Dom Famularo – Global Drum Ambassador: “Be prepared to be challenged!
Claus Hessler – Worldwide clinician: “Really useful concepts to transfer rhythmic formulas into music, thumbs up!’
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