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The legendary John Bonham, Led Zeppelin's drummer

Download John Bonham drum grooves pdf  Arrow   The drum sheet of this drum lesson dedicated to John Bonham contains the trascription of some famous drum grooves, from John Bonham recordings with Led Zeppelin.

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Introduction to the drum lesson: John Bonham drum grooves

John Bonham, Led Zeppelin's drummer, reached his popularity in the '70's, drumming in some of the most famous songs in rock music history. The style of John Bonham is still a model for many young drummers, in rock'n'roll music and in more recent musical languages.
In the drum sheet of this lesson you'll find some drum grooves taken from some famous Led Zeppelin's songs, as played by the late, great John Bonham.
John Bonham with Led Zeppelin album "Led Zeppelin" 1969: Good Times Bad Times, I Can't Quit You Baby, How Many More Times. John Bonham with Led Zeppelin album "Led Zeppelin III" 1970: Since I've Been Loving You. John Bonham with Led Zeppelin album "Led Zeppelin IV" 1971: Black Dog, Stairway To Heaven, When The Levee Breaks. John Bonham with Led Zeppelin album "In Through The Out Door" 1979: South Bound Saurez.

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This drum lesson dedicated to John Bonham is a part of the published basic drum lessons.
The basic drum lessons, the first part of this method for drums, deal with the right posture, which is the basic condition to develop speed, endurance and precision with your playing. The style and the role of drumming have evolved with time, but the basic drums technique hasn't changed much, and all the great drummers still build their own style from the same basis of musical theory.

Topics in the basic drum lessons and in the online drum lessons published drum sheet music are: Rudiments & Fundamentals, Coordinated independence, Basic drum beats, Snare drum studies, Drums grooves, and Songs drum parts, with transcriptions of songs and grooves by John Bonham, Phil Collins, Stewart Copeland, Steve Gadd, Ian Paice, Jeff Porcaro.