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Video Recording

January 7th, 2010 · No Comments · life of a percussionist, recording, video

My new book, Building Grooves, contains in the introduction an address to a website which features video of me playing through every exercise in the book. Today I had my first video recording session at the Epic Realm Ranch to start creating the content. Working with Alex was a joy and a pleasure, and we […]

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Foot operated Snare Drum

December 7th, 2009 · 8 Comments · community concerts, gear, video

A project I’ve been experimenting with off and on over the years has been adding a foot-operated snare drum to my drumset. This really stems from my goal of playing the role of drummer AND percussionist at the same time in live playing situations. There may also be some boredom motivating it as well! In […]

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Free Video Drum Lesson

November 6th, 2009 · No Comments · lessons, video

Here’s the 2nd in the ongoing series of videos focused on applying the snare drum rudiments to the drum set! This lesson focuses on rudiments 2 and 3, the single 4 and single 7. Enjoy!

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New Video Drumset Lesson

October 26th, 2009 · 6 Comments · lessons, practicing, video

I’ve just posted a new, FREE video lesson to the site. This is the first in a series of lessons dealing with rudiments at the drumset. Lesson 1 is focused on Rudiment #1, the single stroke roll. Stay tuned, we’ll eventually cover all 40 rudiments in drumset applications. .pdf notation for this lesson is available […]

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