Teacher: Aaron Spears Length: 30 min Category: Clinic, Featured
Aaron took some time off with Usher to share his philosophy and approach to drumming in this DC Clinic.
Teacher: Joe Morello, Peter Erskine Length: 8 min Category: Beats / Grooves, Jazz, Odd Times, Secrets From the Pros
Peter demonstrates drumming in odd time signatures such as 5/4 and 7/4 and then breaks down the classic jazz standard "Take Five".
Teacher: Adam Kuns Length: Category:
Teacher: Joe Porcaro, Ralph Humphrey Length: 13 min Category: Reading
Continuing with odd time signatures, this lesson introduces eighth notes in odd times. Joe and Ralph also have some fun at the end of this lesson when Don makes them sight read a chart.
Teacher: Joe Porcaro, Ralph Humphrey Length: 9 min Category: Reading
This lesson introduces new time signatures in 2/4, 3/4, and 5/4. The top numbers tell you how many beats or pulses in a measure. Review lesson three if you have any questions or make any mistakes in filling out the bar line placement on page one. Be sure to tap your foot and count out loud when playing page two.