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Alfred Music Publishing is proud to present the Groundbreaking drum instruction book "Drum Therapy," by celebrated Drum Virtuoso/Drum Therapy® Pioneer Pat Gesualdo.One of the most anticipated drum instruction books of all time, "Drum Therapy" is specifically designed to help drum instructors teach both mainstream and special needs students the art of drumming. Psychologists, Doctors, Special Needs Service Providers, Teachers, and Drum Instructors throughout the world use Gesualdo's revolutionary Drum Therapy® techniques, to help children and adults fight Autism and related disabilities. This comprehensive resource contains material for the student/patient as well as a Drum Therapy® training guide for the teacher/therapist. A play along CD for all the exercises is also included in the book.The Drum Therapy® system is currently used in Gesualdo's non-profit organization DAD (Drums and Disabilities)."We need the DAD program to help children with disabilities," said New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, as he wished Pat the best of luck, as the two spoke on a major radio station. "I' m so excited to work with Alfred on this book. It will help drum instructors to teach their special needs students, so they can fight their disabilities, and get the most out of drumming," commented Gesualdo. Drum Therapy is now available as a book and CD package for $16.99. It is available at all music retail stores, and bookstores. ABOUT PAT GESUALDO Pat Gesualdo is an award winning Drum Virtuoso/Clinician, and founder of the non-profit organization DAD (Drums and Disabilities). Gesualdo made Medical, Education, and Drumming History all at the same time, with his Groundbreaking Drum Therapy® techniques and research. He has an exclusive Drum Therapy column with Modern Drummer Magazine. Gesualdo made headlines throughout the world when he countered Donald Trump's offer to purchase the Mosque at Ground Zero, from Mosque leader Imam Rauf. Gesualdo offered to replace the Mosque with a state-of-the-art non-profit therapy Center. The proposed center would offer free therapy services for disabled victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.Various Celebrities, Sports Stars, Politicians, and Major Corporations have joined forces with Pat in his effort to help children fight disabilities throughout the world. Some include Senator Anthony Bucco, the WWE Superstars, The NY Yankees, TD Bank, the NY Giants, Pepsi-Cola, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, the Morris County Park Police, The NJEA, Hasbro Toys, Zildjian Cymbals, Pro-Mark Drumsticks, Live Nation, and Sony Music Entertainment, among others. Psychologists, School Systems, Behavioral Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Drum Instructors, and Teachers in the U.S., Bosnia, London, New Zealand, Italy, and other countries use Gesualdo's Groundbreaking Drum Therapy® techniques, and the DAD Program, to help the special needs population develop Retention, Coordination, Self Esteem, and Physical and Cognitive Functioning.DAD is certified by the N.J. Department of Education as an official teacher-training cpu program. Gesualdo has generated millions of fans with his popular Drum Therapy column. He has also performed/recorded for various Columbia, Sony, Warner Brothers, Atlantic, RCA, and Paramount Pictures artists and special projects. He has been nominated to Who's Who In America, and is an artist/clinician for Pro-Mark Drumsticks, ProLogix Percussion, and Zildjian Cymbals. Pat also leads his own Prog/Metal band Iceland. Gesualdo has been featured in major media outlets. Some include NBC TV, ABC TV, MSNBC, the Fox Morning Show, MTV, CBS TV, the New York Post, the Wall Street Journal, Parents Magazine, VH-1, CNN, USA Today, the Star Ledger, the Herald News, Clear Channel Radio Networks, the Daily Record, the News Tribune, the Bergen Record, WOR Radio Network, and Milan TV, among other major media.