The Working Drummer's Chart Book By Joe Bergamini


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THE WORKING DRUMMER’S CHART BOOK With The Working Drummers Chart Book, Joe Bergamini provides insight into how to create useful drum charts for any type of musical situation that involves learning songs quickly and reading on the gig. Joe shows his method of creating short, clear charts, and then presents 26 charts of songs that are often called on club dates, corporate gigs, bar gigs, and the like. The book contains: Approach to creating clear one page drum charts. Three of Joe’s handwritten charts (“Man in the Mirror,” “Rocket Man,” and “My Own Worst Enemy”). 26 professionally engraved song charts (including “Uptown Funk,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “Shut Up and Dance,” “Jessie’s Girl,” and many ). “The Gig Rig,” a discussion of metronomes, apps, and gear needed for pro chart reading on the job. “The Working Drummers Chart Book hits all the essential points of writing a clear and functional drum chart. Joes method makes sense and is easily adaptable to any kind of music in any imaginable musical situation. The information in this book will give you the tools you need to navigate your gigs!” Steve Smith (Journey, Vital Information) “Joe has had a lot of experience with a variety of gigs where charts were the only way to get through the job. He’s put together a collection of shortcuts that can help you get the gig and keep the gig.” Todd Sucherman (Styx) “The Working Drummers Chart Book is just what it says―a needed musical tool for removing the fear of understanding and reading charts. You will develop the confidence to write drum charts for yourself and learn the skill of using your ears to read. Simple and to the point! Thanks, Joe, for this… well needed!” Dom Famularo (Drumming’s Global Ambassador) “After playing over 1000 club dates, I’ve had to learn quite a few songs. This book helped me find a faster, efficient way to create a drum chart. The Working Drummer's Chart Book

As a working drummer sometimes learning an entire show this book has quickly helped me organize and simplify my charts where as I was spending precious hours prepping before now I can spend that time rehearsing the material ! Joe Bergamini 4 Pages of sparse direction. The rest of the 40 pages are just his drum charts. Expensive 4 pages! Joe Bergamini This is such an important skill to have as a working drummer. Joe Bergamini quickly and clearly explains all you need to know and then gives you a bunch of great charts to tunes you have played or will play. Highly recommended!! Joe Bergamini