Dave Elitch

20 Dave Elitch Recommended Books

Dave Elitch is a professional drummer known for his work with Miley Cyrus, The Mars Volta, and Antemasque. He has toured with artists such as Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera, and Ariana Grande. He is also a critically acclaimed teacher, clinician, and author, having taught at the renowned Musicians Institute.

20 Books recommended by Dave Elitch

Ways of Seeing

Ways of Seeing

Author :John Berger

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Dave Elitch mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

Tenth of December

Tenth of December

Stories

Author :George Saunders

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Dave Elitch mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

Generation X

Generation X

Tales for an Accelerated Culture

Author :Douglas Coupland

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"Great social commentary from the early ‘90s." - Dave Elitch [Source]

The Image

The Image

A Guide to Pseudo-Events in America

Author :Daniel J. Boorstin

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Dave Elitch mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

A World Lit Only by Fire

A World Lit Only by Fire

The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance: Portrait of an Age

Author :William Manchester

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Dave Elitch mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

The Brutality of Fact

The Brutality of Fact

Interviews with Francis Bacon by David Sylvester

Author :David Sylvester

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Dave Elitch mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

Zen in the Art of Archery

Zen in the Art of Archery

Author :Eugen Herrigel

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"[I give this book] to people all the time." - Dave Elitch [Source]

The Art of Learning

The Art of Learning

An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance

Author :Josh Waitzkin

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"I tell everyone I teach to get [this book]." - Dave Elitch [Source]

Open

Open

An Autobiography

Author :Andre Agassi

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"Phenomenal." - Dave Elitch [Source]

Society Of The Spectacle

Society Of The Spectacle

Author :Guy Debord

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Dave Elitch mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

Propaganda

Propaganda

Author :Edward Bernays

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"Came to the conclusion that human beings are either savage animals that are going to rip each other apart, or they can be controlled and made docile via consumerism." - Dave Elitch [Source]

Breaking The Habit of Being Yourself

Breaking The Habit of Being Yourself

How to Lose Your Mind and Create a New One

Author :Joe Dispenza

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Dave Elitch mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

Will You Please Be Quiet, Please?

Will You Please Be Quiet, Please?

Stories

Author :Raymond Carver

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Dave Elitch mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

A Brief History of Everything

A Brief History of Everything

Author :Ken Wilber

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Dave Elitch mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

The Inner Game of Tennis

The Inner Game of Tennis

The Classic Guide to the Mental Side of Peak Performance

Author :W. Timothy Gallwey

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"It had a huge effect." - Dave Elitch [Source]

Facing Love Addiction

Facing Love Addiction

Giving Yourself the Power to Change the Way You Love

Author :Pia Mellody

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Dave Elitch mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

The Awakening of Intelligence

The Awakening of Intelligence

Author :Jiddu Krishnamurti

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Dave Elitch mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

Mindfulness

Mindfulness

Author :Ellen J. Langer

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"So good." - Dave Elitch [Source]

The Power of Myth

The Power of Myth

Author :Joseph Campbell

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Dave Elitch mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast. [Source]

FAQs

Q1: Who is Dave Elitch?

Dave Elitch is an American musician and educator. He is the former drummer of the Grammy Award-winning rock band The Mars Volta, as well as a visiting professor at USC's Thorton School of Music.

Dave Elitch recommends books related to music such as books on techniques, theory, history and improvisation. He also recommends books on drumming for all skill levels.

Books recommended by Dave Elitch can be found on a variety of sources such as his website, social media pages, and interviews.

Some examples of books recommended by Dave Elitch include Dave Weckl's "Master Plan for Drumming", Hal Leonard's "Drumset Method" and Gerry Williams' "Jazz Drumming Transitions".