This fantastic book by Stephen Primatic is designed for non-percussionists with either educational or intellectual interest in the craft. It is perfect for use in college percussion methods classes or as a quick reference for school band and orchestra directors. It provides concise descriptions and recommendations covering all important percussion instruments and techniques. The information is easily accessible and provides in-depth, practical knowledge for music educators, conductors and students. On the subject matter, you won't find a better resource!