fills

14 – Hand & Foot Combinations and Basic Fills

Teacher: Dave Elitch Length: 7 min Category: Foot Technique, Secrets From the Pros, Technique

in this lesson, Dave Elitch covers various hand and foot combinations along with basic fills.

65 – Straight and Cross-Stick Singles

Teacher: Alex Gonzalez Length: 12 min Category: Secrets From the Pros

Alex demonstrates basic fills, emphasizing that it is not just what you play but the subtleties of time, phrasing, and dynamics that will give you a great feel.

150 – Linear Stroke Combinations

Teacher: Marco Iannetta Length: 5 min Category: Foot Technique, Secrets From the Pros, Technique

Here are two quick tips on Linear Stroke Combinations and adding Tambourine from Marco.

196 – Maximizing Simple Fills

Teacher: Nate Morton Length: 10 min Category: Free, Secrets From the Pros, Vocabulary

Nate, drummer on "The Voice" gives an example of how you can take a basic concept or pattern on the set, and maximize it.

Expanding Your Fills Vocabulary Part 2

Teacher: Cobus Potgieter Length: 40 min Category: Live Rebroadcast, Vocabulary

Cobus Potgieter demonstrates how to play one of his favorite Fills used in many of his videos and answers questions from his live chat.

Rudiments on the Drum Set

Teacher: Adam Kuns Length: 45 min Category: Live Rebroadcast, Rudiments, Technique, Vocabulary

Adam will demonstrate some ways that you can take your rudimental practice to the drums and improve your flow around the kit.

Three Fills in 4/4

Teacher: Paul Jennings Length: 8 min Category:

As drummers and percussionists our main focus should be with playing the right groove or part that fits the music we are playing. Placing fills in the right place can really add to a piece of music and also punctuate a verse or chorus.

15 – 25 or 6 to 4

Teacher: Danny Seraphine Length: 5 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Vocabulary

Danny discusses how he played and recorded the song along with insider stories about the session.

66 – Singles Alternating with Kick Drum

Teacher: Alex Gonzalez Length: 8 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Technique, Vocabulary

Alex breaks down a fill made up of singles between the snare and kick. He also demonstrates some Terry Bozzio Inspired drum solo ideas.

153 – Musical Paradiddles

Teacher: Steve Goold Length: 9 min Category: Rudiments, Secrets From the Pros, Vocabulary

Steve takes the paradiddle rudiment through a new a refreshing concept and shows how to make it musical!