Press kit

“Human Beatbox – Personal Instrument”

“Human Beatbox – Personal Instrument” is the first human beatbox book of this size, written by a Polish beatboxer Patryk “TikTak” Matela. The self-study manual that teaches you to beatbox is also great for music teachers and all kinds of vocal coaches.

  • 214 pages in A5 format
  • 110 pages full of color pictures and illustrations
  • interviews with two beatbox pioneers
  • numerous vocal excercises
  • techniques for breath and articulation
  • how to operate audio equipment
  • acoustics and audio effects explained
  • autopresentation and interacting in a band
  • beatbox games and excercises that develop your skills

Important dates with our beatbox book:

  • 1 February 2012 – book is written
  • 1 August 2013 – e-book premiere in Polish
  • 1 September 2013 – printed book premiere in Polish
  • 1 April 2014 – e-book and printed book premiere in English

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Pictures for publication

Pictures you can use in your publication about the beatbox book.


book cover


Table of contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Past & Future
  3. Beatbox fitness
  4. The basics of vocal percussion
  5. Feel the rhythm!
  6. Bass, melody & scratches
  7. Voice projection and breathing
  8. Microphones
  9. Interaction in a band
  10. Cause a scene
  11. Record after the beep
  12. Beatbox glossary