Johnny Rabb: The Official Freehand Technique (Book And CD)

Books and CDs | Drums

Publisher: Hudson Music
Author: Johnny Rabb
Format: Books | Instrumental Tutor
The Official Freehand Technique is a unique method book showcasing the art of playing and executing rhythms and patterns with a single hand. Many drummers have used this or similar techniques throughout the years; however, Johnny's original and innovative method is by far the most comprehensive, practical, and easy to use. This technique is a legitimate system mastered by Johnny through the years of extensive research and teaching, and is designed to enhance your drumming and further develop your independence skills. This technique will not only allow you the freedom to expand your snare drum and drum set proficiency, but also it can be directly applied to all percussion instruments, opening doors to numerous rhythmic possibilities.

Johnny Rabb a world-renowned performer and clinician, has organised this book into three basic sections. First you'll learn the theory, mechanics, and techniques of the Freehand, which will be directly applied to the numerous rhythmic vocabulary permutations that follow. In this section you will practice unlimited combinations of rhythms and patterns, preparing you for the final musical applications section, which incorporates the freehand into your daily playing. Also included are detailed lessons beyond the basics, Freehand snare drum solos and hybrid rudiments, drum set grooves and applications, and Freehand drum fills and poly-rhythms. As a bonus, Johnny includes several play-along groove loops to practice with while you're building your new technique.

Published on: 12 September 2008
No of pages: 120
Language: English
Catalogue No: HL06620121

        Musicroom Reviews

        An intensive breakdown on the technique and rudiments. Well worth the money and another option to add to your bag of tricks
        Anonymous - (S Albans Hertfordshire, United Kingdom)
        bonne méthode, un peu longue
        Anonymous - (JUSSAC, France)
        C'est une très bonne méthode sur la technique du freehand avec ça vous pouvez faire des roulement a une seule main et aussi sur les toms une méthode très complète sur cette technique pour le metal pour le blaste et pour la musique electro aussi pour tout les style
        Anonymous - (saint symphorien d'ozon, France)