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Klarinet Archive - Posting 000844.txt from 2000/09

From: "Lacy, Edwin" <el2@-----.edu>
Subj: RE: [kl] Drum parts - HELP...
Date: Tue, 26 Sep 2000 13:58:11 -0400

> Any assistance with writing parts for percussion (specifically drum kit)

Your best bet would be to look at the drum parts in a lot of arrangements.
Do you have access to a library at a school or college which has a jazz
ensemble library? that would be a good starting point.

Generally speaking, what drummers prefer is not notation that tells them
exactly what to play, but rather a part that shows cues for other things
that are happening in the band. Given that, they generally know what to do,
or at least the experienced ones do.

Ed Lacy
el2@-----.edu

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