Operation: Rockenfield

The Drumming Of Queensryche

Scott Rockenfield

Text by Joe Bergamini
Transcribed by Craig Lemay
Student Book
Performing Ensemble: Drum Set
Instrumentation: Drum Set
Item Number: DRM121
Number of Pages: 128
Publisher: Carl Fischer Music
Print Status: In Print


Quick Overview

A collaboration between professional drummer Joe Bergamini and educator Craig R. LeMay, Operation: Rockenfield is the first of it’s kind for Queensryche. This book contains detailed transcriptions, exclusive interviews and photos, a historical record of Queensryche’s music and listings of all the equipment Queensryche drummer, Scott Rockenfield used on every album and tour, spanning the bands entire career. At over 100 pages in length, including educational analysis and technical recommendations, this book is packed with a wealth of material for readers to digest. This book features 21 songs such as Eyes of a Stranger, Jet City Woman, Queen of the Reich, I Don’t Believe in Love and other greatest hits. This is the first in a series of artist analysis books from Carl Fischer Music that centers on prominent artists in the pop and rock world. Included with this book is a supplemental CD recorded by Scott Rockenfield that features sample drum tracks.

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Additional Information

Transcriber Lemay, Craig


CD Tracking Insformation
About the Author: Joe Bergamini
About the Author: Craig LeMay
About Scott Rockenfield
Notation Key
Educational Recommendations
Interview with Scott Rockenfield Part One: Drumming and Music
2005 OMC Tour Setup
Queensryche EP
Queensryche EP - Drum Setup
"Queensryche EP - ""Queen of the Reich"""
"Queensryche EP - ""The Lady Wore Black"""
The Warning
The Warning - Drum Setup
"The Warning - ""Warning"""
"The Warning - ""Take Hold of the Flame"""
Rage for Order
Rage for Order - Drum Setup
"Rage for Order - ""Walk in the Shadows"""
"Rage for Order - ""The Whisper"""
Interview with Scott Rockenfield Part Two: The Band
Operation: Mindcrime
Operation: Mindcrime - Drum Setup
"Operation: Mindcrime - ""Anarchy-X"""
"Operation: Mindcrime - ""Revolution Calling"""
"Operation: Mindcrime - ""Spreading the Disease"""
"Operation: Mindcrime - ""I don't Believe in Love"""
"Operation: Mindcrime - ""Eyes of a Stranger"""
Empire - Drum Setup
"Empire - ""Best I Can"""
"Empire - ""Jet City Woman"""
"Empire - ""Empire"""
"Empire - ""Silent Lucidity"""
Promised Land
Promised Land - Drum Setup
"Promised Land - ""Disconnected"""
Here in the Now Frontier
Here in the Now Frontier - Drum Setup
"Here in the Now Frontier - ""Sign of the Times"""
Q2K - Drum Setup
"Q2K - ""Breakdown"""
Tribe - Drum Setup
"Tribe - ""Tribe"""
Interview with Scott rockenfield Part Three: The Industry
Discography / Scott's Picks
"Modern Drummer Interview, August 1988"