A Fresh Approach to the Snare Drum


A Fresh Approach to the Snare Drum” by Mark Wessels is the most comprehensive method available that simultaneously provides instruction for rhythm reading, technique fundamentals, rudimental training, coordination and musicianship necessary for today’s well rounded percussionist! The downloadable play-along tracks makes practicing fun by utilizing percussion instruments and grooves from around the world (click here to visit the Accompaniment Download page to access the tracks).

And to help you throughout the book, Mark Wessels has recorded 82 FREE VIDEO LESSONS are available on YouTube! Having video lessons on every topic through the book is a great way to supplement lessons from your teacher –OR the best way to learn to play the snare drum on your own!


View and Download a Free Sampler from A Fresh Approach to the Snare Drum:

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Listen to a sample of the audio accompaniment:


Click here to check out the Free video lesson playlist on YouTube:

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