beat

4 – Playing Basic Rock Beat #1: With Ride Cymbal, Toms, and Hi Hat on 2 & 4

Teacher: Chad Smith Length: 14 min Category: General, Vocabulary

We are now going to add in the other drum set elements into this beat.

C4 – Playing Basic Rock Beat #1: With Ride Cymbal, Toms, and Hi Hat on 2 & 4

Teacher: Chad Smith Length: 14 min Category: General, Vocabulary

We are now going to add in the other drum set elements into this beat.

C8a – Combining Rock Beat #1 & #3: Adding Crash Cymbals | Exercise Only

Teacher: Chad Smith Length: 2 min Category: Independence

Let’s add some musicality and dynamics to these patterns using the crash cymbals.

5 – Playing Basic Rock Beat #2

Teacher: Chad Smith Length: 17 min Category: General, Vocabulary

Let's learn a new beat now that applies the same concepts we learned in rock beat #1.

C3 – Playing Rock Beat #1

Teacher: Chad Smith Length: 14 min Category: General, Vocabulary

In this lesson, we put everything together to play our first full beat.

6 – Playing Basic Rock Beat #3

Teacher: Chad Smith Length: 11 min Category: General, Vocabulary

Let's add more vocabulary to our drumming with rock beat #3.

C1 – Sitting Position & Playing the Bass Drum on 1-2-3-4

Teacher: Chad Smith Length: 7 min Category:

Learn how to sit comfortably while playing the bass drum and getting the limbs and brain moving.

7 – Reviewing Beats: Moving the Right Hand Around Drums

Teacher: Chad Smith Length: 12 min Category: General, Vocabulary

Let's take time to review the three beats we learned and practice them with different right hand variations.

Basic 6/8 Beat

Teacher: Adam Kuns Length: 8 min Category: Vocabulary

This lesson dives into the fundamentals of the 6/8 beat. Once you've become comfortable with the basic beat try adding ghost notes. This will add some spice to your groove.

8 – Combining Rock Beat #1 & #3: Adding Crash Cymbals

Teacher: Chad Smith Length: 12 min Category: General, Vocabulary

Let's add some musicality and dynamics to these patterns using the crash cymbals.