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Percussion Instruments

Purchasing, Maintenance, Troubleshooting & More

Percussion Instruments

Purchasing, Maintenance, Troubleshooting & More

Series: Meredith Music Resource Publisher: Meredith Music Format: Softcover Author: Stephen Primatic

Why does that snare drum sound like a cardboard box? Why don't the pedals on the timpani stay in position? What kind of cymbals should I buy for a drum set? Why does the bass drum rattle when struck? These and countless other questions are answered in this comprehensive text for anyone who deals with percussion instruments. If you have ever struggled with questions on purchasing, maintaining, troubleshooting or storing your percussion instruments, then this book will provide you with a wealth of information on these topics and more!

  • ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: TAMBOURINE HEAD IS FLOPPY AND HAS WRINKLES
  • ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: TRIANGLE SUSPENSION CORD
  • ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: TRIANGLE SOUNDS MUFFLED/BAD
  • ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS:PURCHASING
  • ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: TAMBOURINE
  • ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: TRIANGLE
  • ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: MAINTENANCE
  • ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: TAMBOURINE HEAD REPLACEMENT
  • ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: STUDENT CANNOT CONTROL THE TRIANGLE
  • CONCERT BASS DRUM: DROP COVER
  • CONCERT BASS DRUM: DRUM JUST DOESN'T SOUND RIGHT
  • CONCERT BASS DRUM: HEAD CHANGING AND TUNING
  • CONCERT BASS DRUM: MAINTENANCE
  • CONCERT BASS DRUM: PURCHASING
  • CONCERT BASS DRUM: TUNING
  • CONCERT BASS DRUM: TROUBLESHOOTING
  • CONCERT BASS DRUM:16“X34”
  • CONCERT BASS DRUM:RATTLES AND OTHER MISCELLANEOUS NOISES
  • CONCERT BASS DRUM:STAND
  • CYMBALS (CONCERT): 18“ THIN SUSPENDED
  • CYMBALS (CONCERT): DEALING WITH CRACKED CYMBALS
  • CYMBALS (CONCERT): PURCHASING
  • CYMBALS (CONCERT): PAIR OR 18“ MEDIUM-THIN CRASH CYMBALS
  • CYMBALS (CONCERT): SUSPENDED CYMBAL STAND
  • CYMBALS (CONCERT): STRAPS, HANDLES, AND PADS
  • CYMBALS (CONCERT):CRASH CYMBAL CRADLE
  • CYMBALS (CONCERT):CYMBALS ARE BUZZING
  • CYMBALS (CONCERT):MAINTENANCE: CLEANING
  • CYMBALS (CONCERT):SUSPENDED CYMBAL HAS AN ANNOYING RATTLE
  • CYMBALS (CONCERT):SUSPENDED CYMBAL MALLETS
  • CYMBALS (CONCERT):TROUBLESHOOTING
  • DRUM SET: CARPET
  • DRUM SET: CYMBALS
  • DRUM SET: DRUM THRONE
  • DRUM SET: HARDWARE
  • DRUM SET: HEADS
  • DRUM SET: PURCHASING
  • DRUM SET: TUNING TOMS
  • DRUM SET:DRUMS
  • DRUM SET:MAINTENANCE
  • FOREWORD
  • INTRODUCTION
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS: BELLS (GLOCKENSPIEL)
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS: CHIMES
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS: MARIMBA
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS: VIBRAPHONE
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS: COVERS
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS: RESONATORS
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS: TRANSPORT
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS: ONE OR MORE BARS HIT THE FRAME WHEN STRUCK
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS: SOME BARS SOUND DEAD
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS: CRACKED BAR
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS:CLEANING
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS:MAINTENANCE
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS:PURCHASING
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS:SUSPENSION CORD
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS:TUNING
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS:TROUBLESHOOTING
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS:VIBRAPHONE SPECIFIC PROBLEMS
  • MALLET INSTRUMENTS:XYLOPHONE
  • MALLETS AND STICKS: SUSPENDED CYMBAL
  • MALLETS AND STICKS: TAM-TAM
  • MALLETS AND STICKS: DRUM SET
  • MALLETS AND STICKS: MARCHING BAND
  • MALLETS AND STICKS: WOOD BLOCKS AND TEMPLE BLOCKS
  • MALLETS AND STICKS: TIMPANI
  • MALLETS AND STICKS: MAINTENANCE
  • MALLETS AND STICKS: BELLS AND XYLOPHONE
  • MALLETS AND STICKS:BASS DRUM
  • MALLETS AND STICKS:CONCERT TOMS
  • MALLETS AND STICKS:CONCERT SNARE DRUM
  • MALLETS AND STICKS:CHIMES
  • MALLETS AND STICKS:MARIMBA
  • MALLETS AND STICKS:PURCHASING
  • MALLETS AND STICKS:VIBRAPHONE
  • MARCHING BAND: CARRIERS
  • MARCHING BAND: CYMBALS
  • MARCHING BAND: MAINTENANCE
  • MARCHING BAND: MULTI-TENORS
  • MARCHING BAND: TONAL BASS DRUMS
  • MARCHING BAND:PURCHASING
  • MARCHING BAND:SNARE DRUM
  • OTHER DRUMS: ROTO-TOMS
  • OTHER DRUMS: TIMBALES
  • OTHER DRUMS:BONGOS
  • OTHER DRUMS:CONCERT TOMS
  • OTHER DRUMS:CONGAS
  • OTHER DRUMS:FIELD DRUM
  • OTHER DRUMS:PURCHASING
  • OTHER DRUMS:TENOR DRUM
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS:CABASA
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: SLAPSTICK
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: SLEIGH BELLS
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: TAM-TAM
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS:MARK TREE
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: BELL TREE
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: VIBRASLAP
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS:RATCHET
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: SHAKERS
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS:GUIRO
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: FINGER CYMBALS
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS:CLAVES
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS:COWBELL
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS:TEMPLE BLOCKS
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS:WOODBLOCK
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS:PURCHASING
  • OTHER PERCUSSION ACCESSORY INSTRUMENTS: CASTENETS
  • PERCUSSION CABINET
  • SETUP
  • SNARE DRUM: “OK, I'VE TRIED ALL THAT AND THE DRUM STILL SOUNDS LIKE A CARDBOARD BOS”
  • SNARE DRUM: 5“X14” METAL SHELL DRUM
  • SNARE DRUM: CHANGING HEADS
  • SNARE DRUM: DRUM SOUNDS “BOINGY”, TOO “RINGY” OR “BUZZY”
  • SNARE DRUM: SNARES
  • SNARE DRUM: STAND
  • SNARE DRUM: STORAGE
  • SNARE DRUM: TOO MUCH OR TOO LITTLE SNARE RESPONSE
  • SNARE DRUM: TROUBLESHOOTING
  • SNARE DRUM:6 1/2 X 14“ WOOD SHELL DRUM
  • SNARE DRUM:HEADS
  • SNARE DRUM:MAINTENANCE
  • SNARE DRUM:PURCHASING
  • SNARE DRUM:REPLACING/ADJUSTING SNARES
  • TIMPANI: 23“
  • TIMPANI: 26“ AND 29”
  • TIMPANI: COVERS
  • TIMPANI: GAUGES NOT WORKING
  • TIMPANI: HEADS
  • TIMPANI: STOOL
  • TIMPANI: THE HEADS MAKE A HORRIBLE CRACKING SOUND WHEN THE PEDAL IS DEPRESSED
  • TIMPANI: TROUBLESHOOTING
  • TIMPANI: TUNING GAUGES
  • TIMPANI:32“
  • TIMPANI:CHANGING/MOUNTING
  • TIMPANI:HANDLING
  • TIMPANI:MAINTENANCE
  • TIMPANI:PEDALS
  • TIMPANI:PURCHASING
  • TIMPANI:THE PEDAL WILL NOT HOLD ITS POSITION
  • TOOL KIT
  • TOWELS
  • Percussion

$14.95 (US) Inventory #HL 00153574 ISBN: 9781574631326 UPC: 888680096366 Width: 7.0" Length: 10.0" 80 pages

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