Philly Joe Jones – One For Joe (Drum Solo Transcription)

Sounds from Rikers Island (Audio Fidelity, 1963) is an album by jazz pianist and composer Elmo Hope. It features Hope on piano, Lawrence Jackson on trumpet, Freddie Douglas on saxophones, John Gilmore on tenor, Ronnie Boykins on bass, Philly Joe Jones on drums, Earl Coleman and Marcelle Daniels on vocals. The track listing is comprised … More Philly Joe Jones – One For Joe (Drum Solo Transcription)

Philly Joe with Art Pepper (Drum Transcription)

For jazz lovers this month I’ll share two transcriptions from the work of Philly Joe Jones with two great jazz musicians… Art Pepper Meets the Rhythm Section (Contemporary/Original Jazz Classics, 1957) is a legendary album, despite the physical shape and possible exaggerations Art Pepper created his milestone, with the support of Miles Davis’ rhythm section. Personnel … More Philly Joe with Art Pepper (Drum Transcription)

Drum Loops | 40 Drum Beats

Until now I shared drum transcriptions, exercises and some posts regarding my publications, but here’s something different suitable for music productions and sound design projects. Recorded, edited and produced by myself these royalty free drum loops are suitable for electronic, pop and hip-hop productions, especially when you don’t have time to create a drum part … More Drum Loops | 40 Drum Beats

3 Vinnie Colaiuta Drum Transcriptions

Hi folks, here’s a collection of 3 drum transcriptions from Vinnie Colaiuta’s work on Ten Summoner’s Tales (1993) by Sting. The eBook includes the full drum sheet music for If I Ever Lose My Faith in You, Love is Stronger Than Justice, and Seven Days in one printable PDF file. $6.99 https://sellfy.com/p/pm1f/ https://gumroad.com/l/cYjXz https://www.oronjo.com/p/AegZHiQTJvp74rh2A For any request … More 3 Vinnie Colaiuta Drum Transcriptions

Max Roach – Conversation (Drum Transcription)

It’s a busy time, but here I am with a new jazz drum transcription. Conversation by Max Roach is a drum composition included in the album Deeds, Not Words (1958). The drum solo itself is a perfect example of the concept of melodic drumming (for further researches I recommend the instructional video “Melodic Drumming” by … More Max Roach – Conversation (Drum Transcription)

Best Wishes

My new book Jeff Porcaro Grooves is NOW available in paperback format. Thank you to everyone who has purchased the eBook version… I’m very pleased 🙂 Through the last two years, I transcribed some of the best Jeff Porcaro’s works, now all of these drum transcriptions have been set and re-edited in one book, that includes also … More Best Wishes