Search - List of Books by Dave Black

Dave Black (born 1959) is the co-author of numerous books, including Alfred's Drum Method, Alfred's Beginning Drumset Method, Alfred's Kid's Drum Course, Contemporary Brush Techniques, Drumset Independence and Syncopation, Living Praise, Cymals: A Crash Course, The Essential Dictionary of Orchestration, A Jazz Diary, and Sound Innovations for Concert Band. He has also written a number of articles, concert reviews, and book reviews for publications including The Instrumentalist, Down Beat, Modern Percussionist, Modern Drummer, Drums and Drumming, Drum Tracks, Jazz Educators Journal, Grammy Pulse, and Music Connection.

More than 60 of his compositions and arrangements have been published by Alfred Music Publishing, CPP/Belwin, Highland/Etling, Barnhouse, TRN, and Warner Brothers, many of which have been recorded. He has written with, and for the bands of Louie Bellson, Sammy Nestico, Bill Watrous, Bobby Shew, Ed Shaughnessy, Gordon Brisker and the CSUN Jazz Ensemble.

Mr. Black has received numerous awards and commissions, including 21 consecutive ASCAP Popular Composer Awards and two Grammy nomination certificates. Many of his compositions have been used as background/source music on TV shows including Good Morning America, Roseanne, Nightline, Grace Under Fire, Ellen, General Hospital, The Drew Carey Show, Coach, and All My Children.

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Total Books: 45
Sound Innovations for Concert Band Bk 2 A Revolutionary Method for Early-Intermediate Musicians  Book CD  DVD
2011 - Sound Innovations for Concert Band Bk 2 a Revolutionary Method for Early-intermediate Musicians Book Cd Dvd [Tuba - Sound Innovations Series for Band] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780739067581
ISBN-10: 0739067583
Genres: Arts & Photography, Reference
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Sound Innovations for Concert Band Bk 1 A Revolutionary Method for Beginning Musicians
2010 - Sound Innovations for Concert Band Bk 1 a Revolutionary Method for Beginning Musicians [E-Flat Alto Clarinet - Book, CD & DVD] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780739067260
ISBN-10: 0739067265
Genres: Arts & Photography, Reference
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What to Do When the Sht Hits the Fan
2009 - What to Do When the Sht Hits the Fan (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781435113978
ISBN-10: 1435113977
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Living off the Grid A Simple Guide to Creating and Maintaining a Self-Reliant Supply of Energy Water Shelter and More
Sleep With No Worries
2007 - Sleep with No Worries (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781425143770
ISBN-10: 1425143776
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Living Praise- The Most Complete Resource For Blended Worship And Contemporary Praise
2007 - Living Praise- the Most Complete Resource for Blended Worship and Contemporary Praise [Book, CD & CDROM] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780739047309
ISBN-10: 0739047302
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Contemporary Brush Techniques
2006 - Contemporary Brush Techniques (Paperback)Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780739013281
ISBN-10: 0739013289
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Alfred's Beginning Snare Drum Solos
2006 - Alfred's Beginning Snare Drum Solos (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780739017715
ISBN-10: 0739017713
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Alfred's Drum Method Book 1
2006 - Alfred's Drum Method Book 1 (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780739027202
ISBN-10: 0739027204
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Alfred's Drum Method Book 2
2006 - Alfred's Drum Method Book 2 (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780739037478
ISBN-10: 0739037471
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Drumset Independence and Syncopation
2006 - Drumset Independence and Syncopation (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780882848990
ISBN-10: 0882848992
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Alfred's Kid's Drumset Course
2005 - Alfred's Kid's Drumset Course [Kid's Courses!] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780739038253
ISBN-10: 0739038257
Genres: Children's Books, Humor & Entertainment
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Pete Doherty Talking
2005 - Pete Doherty Talking (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781846093999
ISBN-10: 1846093996
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Alfred's Drumset Method
2005 - Alfred's Drumset Method [Book & DVD Hard Case] (Other)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780739037102
ISBN-10: 0739037102
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The Darkness Talking The Darkness in Their Own Words
2004 - The Darkness Talking the Darkness in Their Own Words [Talking] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781844495030
ISBN-10: 1844495035
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment
  • Currently 0.5/5 Stars.
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The Drummer's Toolkit
2003 - The Drummer's Toolkit [Book & DVD - Alfred's Drum Shop Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780739034095
ISBN-10: 073903409X
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Alfred's Drum Method Bk 1
2003 - Alfred's Drum Method Bk 1 [Book & DVD Hard Case] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780739033838
ISBN-10: 0739033832
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Bass Drum Essentials for the Drumset
2002 - Bass Drum Essentials for the Drumset [CD] (Audio CD)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780739014509
ISBN-10: 0739014501
Genres: Music, Nonfiction
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Ice Climbing Utah
2000 - Ice Climbing Utah [Regional Rock Climbing Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781585920600
ISBN-10: 1585920606
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Travel
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Essential Dictionary of Orchestration
1998 - Essential Dictionary of Orchestration (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780739000533
ISBN-10: 0739000535
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Alfred's Beginning Snare Drum Duets
1998 - Alfred's Beginning Snare Drum Duets [Book & CD] (Paperback)Paperback, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780739007396
ISBN-10: 0739007394
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Alfred's Max Drumset [Book & DVD - Alfred's Max] (Paperback)
Alfred's Kid's Drum Course 1 [Book & CD - Kid's Courses!] (Paperback)Paperback