A celebration of percussion and rhythm mickey hart. Hart has written books on the history and traditions of drumming throughout history. The accompanying book, profusely illustrated, was cowritten with ethnomusicologists frederic lieberman. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Books by mickey hart author of drumming at the edge of magic. Discover delightful childrens books with prime book box, a subscription that delivers new books every 1, 2, or 3 months new customers receive 15% off your. A celebration of percussion and rhythm by mickey hart acid test productions780. Planet drum project gutenberg selfpublishing ebooks. Drummers, when they apply themselves in a musical pursuit, can do great things. Mickey harts most popular book is drumming at the edge of magic.
You should read this book by john carrington, talking drums of africa. In 1990, mickey hart assembled a cast of musicians from around the world to. Mickey harts drum art spirit dancers by scenefour musician. Mickey hart of the grateful dead came up with the planet drum concept. When hart recorded planet drum, he says there was never a concerted effort to sit in the studio and make world music.
Vikku vinayakram from india, sikiru adepoju and babatunde olatunji. Hart s concept for planet drum was to play drum music with percussionists from around the world, and incorporate their different musical styles and traditions into a new global sound. In celebration of planet drum, ume is proud to announce the 25 th anniversary edition, coming december 2016. Mickey hart and planet drum concert setlist at woodstock 99. That effort, which began in earnest in the 1970s with the diga rhythm band, produced planet drum 1991 and global drum project 2008, both of which received grammys in the world music category. Their performance is the perfect wedding of music and theater. Hart s concept for planet drum was to play with the best percussionists from around the world, and incorporate their different musical styles and traditions into a.
Millions of posters, photographs, tshirts, vinyl, magazines and more spanning over 50 years. Hart had the idea to recruit drummers from all over the world and attempt to incorporate their different styles, rhythmic. Jun 16, 2017 on planet drum, mickey hart drew together an ensemble of the worlds greatest percussionists. Productions are not affiliated in any way with the planet drum foundation, a san francisco nonprofit corporation. On the heels of mickey harts acclaimed global drum project album comes the mickey hart collection, a series focusing on landmark world music albums masterminded by the grateful dead percussionist. Buy mickey harts album titled planet drum 180 gram vinyl to enjoy in your home or car, or gift it to another music lover. Instead of writing compositions in a particular style, hart wanted the musicians to bring their traditions to the studio with the goal of creating new rhythms and ideas in an openminded environment. Celebrating its 25th anniversary, planet drum has been remastered in a special. So this is the dreamto combine all the planet drum powers with ecstatic vocals and taiko drumming and present it in surroundsound. A celebration of percussion and rhythm march 22, 2016 mickey harts dazzling companion to his bestselling drumming at the edge of magic is a captivating chronicle of our global fascination with drums and the primal rhythms and spells of percussion, dramatically illustrated with 350 photographs and illustrations. This site is dedicated to my dear friend and colleague fredric lieberman.
Get the mickey hart and planet drum setlist of the concert at griffiss air force base, rome, ny, usa on july 24, 1999 and other mickey hart and planet drum setlists for free on setlist. A hybrid of the highest order, the touring version of mickey hart s planet drum is an impressive unit, one that delivers a spirited performance with no lag in texture, timing or tenacity. On this one, he brings together artists from cultures as diverse as india, brazil, and nigeria. Drummers on stage at rock shows without accompaniment are obnoxious.
Cut from the original master tapes at mobile fidelity sound lab and on vinyl lp for the first time ever, this groundbreaking world music album brings the body, tonality, physicality, and spaciousness of hart and companys. A celebration of percussion and rhythm by mickey hart. Harts concept for planet drum was to play drum music with percussionists from around the world, and incorporate their different musical styles and traditions into a new global sound. What happens during a kreutzmannhart solo is unique. Best known as a drummer in the renowned expedition into the soul and spirit of rock and roll that is the grateful dead, multigrammy award winner mickey hart is also an accomplished writer, energetic painter, restless explorer, and an acclaimed expert on the history and mythology of drums. A celebration of percussion and rhythm paperback october 1, 1991 by mickey hart author. Mickey hart planet drums 25th anniversary reissue facebook. In addition to his deadrelated work, hart has a longstanding musical mission.
While the book is autobiographical, it goes far beyond that to discover the real meaning of drumming and music in general. Includes three bonus tracks not on the original release. He is best known as one of the two drummers of the rock band grateful dead. Planet drum is a world music album by mickey hart, a musician and musicologist who was a member of the rock band the grateful dead. He was a member of the grateful dead from september 1967 until february 1971, and again from october 1974 until their final show in august 1995. Wherever we werewhether it was in paris, london, or the library of congresshe had this great rhythm. In 1991, hart s allstar percussion cd planet drum spent 26 weeks in the no. Planet drum first edition signed mickey hart bauman. A celebration of percussion and rhythm by mickey hart, fredric lieberman and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.
This well done percussion music using primitive instruments from around the world is not really dance music belly dance maybe. Planet drum 25th anniversary by mickey hart on amazon music. This books more than 350 photos and illustrations capture the global mp. Grateful dead drummer mickey harts interest in drumming and percussion throughout the world led him to record the 1991 album planet drum with musicians from brazil, puerto rico, india and nigeria. Drummer mickey hart recalls 30 years of world music. The musicians on the planet drum album were from the united states hart. Djembe, congas babatunde olatunji percussion gudugudu sikiru adepoju percussion split bamboo, rainstick, shaker, drum earth drum, percussion clackers, duggi tarang, body percussion mickey hart shaker, voice, percussion conch shell, gong slit gongs airto moreira tabla, percussion taya zakir hussain. This book is full of fascinating facts about drums across the world, and the nature of rhythm, such as the law of entrainment.
Mickey hart born michael steven hartman, september 11, 1943 is an american percussionist and musicologist. A celebration of percussion and rhythm paperback august 1, 1998 by mickey hart author. These guys came out of the taiko box and ate this project up, hart says. A celebration of percussion and rhythm by mickey hart 1998, paperback at the best. Mickey hart s most popular book is drumming at the edge of magic. A longtime audiophile favorite, grateful dead percussionist mickey hart s innovative planet drum has never sounded better.
Mickey hart is the author of drumming at the edge of magic 4. Mickey hart is an amazing percussionist, and has done much to educate the world on the healing power of rhythm and drumming. The concept was to play drum music with percussionists from around the world, melding their ideas and styles into a new global sound. Planet drum is a world music album by mickey hart, a musician and musicologist who was a. Mickey hart author of drumming at the edge of magic. Listen to your favorite songs from planet drum 25th anniversary by mickey hart now. Mickey hart planet drum vinyl 2lp shop music direct. A celebration of percussion and rhythm, cowritten by fredric lieberman and d. Planet drum 25th anniversary by mickey hart on spotify. Get a low price and free shipping on thousands of items. The hours spent with fred were pure nourishment to me. At a glance, drumming at the edge of magic may seem like an autobiogrphical journey by the grateful deads mickey hart.
A celebration of percussion and rhythm hart, mickey, lieberman, fredric on. Planet drum the book planet drum the album mickey hart and 360. Mickey hart has 20 books on goodreads with 1509 ratings. Planet drum, the voice to hart s book of the same name, represents a musical atlas of the world beat. Mickey hart goes into a global exploration of percusion instruments in this particular book. I couldnt imagine fred on the dance floor, but with a book in his hand, he was nureyev. Buy planet drum 2 lp online at low prices in india. Planet drum 180 gram vinyl by mickey hart 602557147346. Planet drum 25th anniversary by mickey hart on amazon.
Mickey hart s visionary body of work combines music, science, and the visual arts. They didnt know each other, but i knew the sensibilities of each one of. Provided to youtube by universal music group udu chant mickey hart planet drum. Planet drum is a world music album by mickey hart, a musician and musicologist and a member of the grateful dead. Mickey hart talks planet drum, 25 years on afropop worldwide. Taiko is a very strict classical form in which the musicians really dont jam. Grateful dead records mickey hart is a rhythm proselytizer. Planet drum is a world music album by mickey hart, a musician and musicologist, who was a member of the rock band the grateful dead. Harts planet drum the book and the albumset forth an army of percussion acolytes. Mickey hart november 28, 2016 planet drums 25th anniversary reissue is coming december 2nd featuring new tracks sea of showers, throat games, and the spot. A celebration of percussion and rhythm by hart, mickey.
Planet drum is the brainchild of grateful dead drummer mickey hart, whose research into world drum styles has yielded some interesting and important recordings. Legends of jazz drumming, part 1 19201950 by bruce klauber. Sep 01, 20 15 videos play all planet drum mickey hart liquidblaze the night of pistol pete maravich drops 68 points on the knicks hd duration. Biography mickey hart grammy winning percussionist. Provided to youtube by universal music group island groove mickey hart planet drum. Get the guaranteed best price on art collectibles like the mickey harts drum art spirit dancers by scenefour at musicians friend. Planet drum is a world music album by mickey hart, a musician and musicologist who was a member of the rock band the grateful dead hart s concept for planet drum was to play drum music with percussionists from around the world, and incorporate their different musical styles and traditions into a new global sound. Grateful dead drummer mickey hart s interest in drumming and percussion throughout the world led him to record the 1991 album planet drum with musicians from brazil, puerto rico, india and nigeria.613 672 578 805 159 803 1022 75 689 993 740 958 144 944 188 1218 1131 237 469 327 833 1271 772 47 659 100 1073 71 1161 705 1443 1014 1242 807 879 505 1383 816 635 363