Learning to read pipe band drumming notation can be a daunting and confusing endeavour. To make matters worse, any knowledge of traditional or classical music theory a drummer may have does little to explain the swing and other unique rhythms inherent in the music. In The Bare Bones, pipe band drumming's five styles are each assigned their own unique set of rhythm syllables. The use of rhythm syllables is a time tested educational tool and has been proven to accelerate students' rhythmic understanding. Download The Bare Bones and start your "reading journey" today!