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||- Mallet Percussion - History, tunes,
technical stuff, and links to much more!. Kevin Tuck did a really
nice job with this page.
||- Numerous listings and descriptions
of drums method books for mallets, vibes, marimba percussion.
||- A great lesson area on chord voicings,
comping, jazz music techniques, effects processing, and much more
from musician, James Walker. Very
||- A research paper by Greg Merrill (SMU,
1996), explaining construction and performance of the Marimba.
||- An introduction to Marimba
by Greg Latta. Includes definition, construction, mallets, cost,
and links to other percussion resources.
||- Mallet FAQ page answering some
of the most frequently asked questions about marimba and vibraphone.
||- Discussing Timpani methods,
cross-handling, and ensemble playining issues.
||- Mallet technique, the Burton mallet
technique, or the "Burton Grip" as it's called.
Great photos demonstrating the proper hand positioning for this
grip. This is Aussie, Jim McCarthy's fantastic drum website. New!
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