stickcontrolVariations on the First Three Pages of George Lawrence Stone’s Stick Control
Published by Bachovich Music Publications, 2009

Variations on the First Three Pages of Stone’s Stick Control takes the patterns of Stone’s iconic book as a jumping off point for countless new and customized exercises. These variations provide a platform for any kind of snare drum exercise you can dream up. Use it to develop accents, ornaments, dynamics, rolls, doubles, Moeller technique, speed, endurance, and, of course, control. The simple yet extensive format offers endless opportunities for technical improvement. Slip Variations on Stick Control in between the pages of your copy of Stone’s book, and use it as an addendum to its first three pages.

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