Teacher: Thomas Pridgen Length: 5 min Category: Foot Technique, Secrets From the Pros, Technique
Pridgen demonstrates the techniques he developed for playing three notes in a row as fast sixteenths or triplets, including an explanation of the slide technique.
Teacher: Gregg Bissonette Length: 5 min Category: Rudiments, Secrets From the Pros, Vocabulary
Gregg discusses the importance of reading and transcribing which he also covers in detail in his new DVD "Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow".
Teacher: JR Robinson Length: 11 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Vocabulary
JR talks about using fills around the kit. He also demonstrates some of his most iconic fills. Your going to want to check this one out!
Teacher: Cobus Potgieter Length: 45 min Category: General, Live Rebroadcast
Cobus Potgieter plays "Heroes", the first song released from his band, Ventura Lights. In this lesson he'll break down the verse, chorus, and bridge.
Teacher: Adam Kuns Length: 23 min Category: Live Rebroadcast, Vocabulary
In this lesson, We examine how we can play in 3. This covers the basic counting, ways we can divide 3, as well as some common patterns and fills.
Teacher: Morgan Agren Length: 7 min Category: Foot Technique, Independence, Technique
Morgan shows a cool trick for practicing complicated patterns between the left hand and bass drum by first playing the bass drum part with the right hand.
Teacher: Thomas Pridgen Length: 8 min Category: Hand Technique, Secrets From the Pros, Technique
Pridgen discusses how holding the sticks can influence the style of your music.
Teacher: Greg Garman Length: 7 min Category: Foot Technique, Secrets From the Pros, Technique
Greg demonstrates ways to get the double bass sound using mainly right hand patterns along with the right foot. This unique approach can add more low end to you fill and grooves.
Teacher: Nate Morton Length: 6 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Vocabulary
Nate demonstrates a fill that he finds himself using often due to its versatility and dynamic composition.
Teacher: Cobus Potgieter Length: 42 min Category: Live Rebroadcast, Vocabulary
Cobus demonstrates how to play one of his favorite Flam Fills and shares Gregg Bissonette's version, which is where he got the inspiration from.