Alfred Music Publishing announces—in partnership with Altitude Digital—the release of the award-winning DVD set, Todd Sucherman: Methods and Mechanics. (http://alfred.com/alfredweb/front/ProductDetail.aspx?itemnum=%20%20%20%20%20AD108&pubnum=90
) Voted as the No. 1 Educational DVD in Modern Drummer's 2009 Reader's Poll and winning the 2009 NAMM Best in Show award, Todd brings the knowledge of thousands of gigs, shows, and recording sessions along with over three decades as a professional drummer to this useful and unique DVD package. Astonishing technique, power, and musicality explode from the various musical and solo performances throughout this presentation. Working with artists over a myriad of genres as diverse as Styx, Brian Wilson, Spinal Tap, Eric Marienthal, Peter Cetera, John Wetton, Steve Cole, The Falling Wallendas, and countless more, there's a wealth of knowledge imparted that goes way beyond just the technical aspects of drumming. Todd Sucherman: Methods and Mechanics is filled with practical career tips that will help you navigate through the music business as well as mental aspects and cerebral approaches to the art of playing music on the drums. Filmed in 16X9 in High Definition at a stunning location, this 2-disc DVD set features over five hours of content with music from Styx, Taylor Mills, and Jerry Goodman and contains various solos and playing examples in an array of styles as well as technical lessons to enhance your rhythmic and musical vocabulary. The Todd Sucherman: Methods and Mechanics DVD is now available for $29.95.