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  1. The Modern Percussion Revolution

    Journeys of the Progressive Artist

    Edited by Kevin Lewis, Gustavo Aguilar

    Series: Routledge Research in Music

    More than eighty years have passed since Edgard Varèse’s catalytic work for percussion ensemble, Ionisation, was heard in its New York premiere. A flurry of pieces for this new medium dawned soon after, challenging the established truths and preferences of the European musical tradition while...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Encyclopedia of Percussion

    2nd Edition

    By John H. Beck

    The Encyclopedia of Percussion is an extensive guide to percussion instruments, organized for research as well as general knowledge. Focusing on idiophones and membranophones, it covers in detail both Western and non-Western percussive instruments. These include not only instruments whose usual...

    Published December 19th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Percussionists' Guide to Injury Treatment and Prevention

    The Answer Guide to Drummers in Pain

    By Dr. Darin "Dutch" Workman

    Pain and injury are near constant companions for professional musicians. Aching hands, painful joint swelling, back problems, among other ailments were all thought to be part of the price musicians had to pay to be performers. However, thanks to an increasing awareness of both the kinesiology and...

    Published June 2nd 2006 by Routledge

  4. Emotional Intelligence in Everyday Life

    Edited by John H. Beck

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 22nd 2001 by Psychology Press

  5. Encyclopedia of Percussion

    By John H. Beck

    Encyclopedia of Percussion:,2nd edition, updates and enlarges the only comprehensive encyclopedia covering all of the major percussion instruments, the volume is divided into 4 major sections: an alphabetical dictionary of percussion instruments and terms; illustrations of key percussion...

    Published December 1st 1994 by Routledge

  6. Contemporary Percussion

    Performers' Perspectives

    Edited by Bob Becker

    Series: Contemporary Music Review

    First Published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 1st 1992 by Routledge

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