D. Halberg

Helpful votes received on reviews: 89% (31 of 35)
Location: Gravesend, UK


Top Reviewer Ranking: 316,923 - Total Helpful Votes: 31 of 35
Play Rock Drums (Step One Teach Yourself) by Joel Rothman
Great book for getting started. I was able to play some basic rock drum patterns within an hour of opening the book. The book also helped me with setting up the drums, holding the drum sticks and looking after the kit. Very good value for money and the CD is also a very useful support tool.
Beginning Bass Scales (Compact Reference Library) by Peter Pickow
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
This is a very useful accompaniment to your learning library and very good for practicing scales for warming-up and getting your fingers and hands in shape.
The book sits very easily on a music stand due to its shape - you can sit it in the middle of an open page on a music sheet - and it fits nicely inside my gig bag.
The title of the book is "Beginning Bass Scales" - not Beginning Bass - i.e. it is a book for anyone beginning to learn Bass "Scales" not necessarily a book for anyone beginning to learn Bass, having said that I would say I was an advanced beginner when I bought the book and have found it very useful to learn about scales and scale structure that wasn't in the… Read more
eMedia Bass Guitar For Dummies (PC & Mac) by eMedia
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
I bought this because I was looking for a computer based bass guitar lesson system that was easy to learn from and would take me from advanced beginner to intermediate player. I wasn't too sure about eMedia Bass Guitar for Dummies at first, but decided that for the price it would be worth a try and so far I haven't been the slightest bit disappointed. I am up to lesson 27 and have found each lesson to be very helpful, easy to follow and not too much to learn in each step.
You can move backwards and forwards through the lessons as you learn at your own pace, which means you can go back a lesson or two if you haven't had a chance to play for a while and go over anything you've forgotten… Read more