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54 – Slide Technique and Single Pedal Triple Strokes

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.

128 – Paradiddle-Diddle

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".

192 – Fills Around The Kit

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!

“Heroes” Song Breakdown

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.

Odd Time Signatures: 3

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.

101 – Transposing Right Hand for Bass Drum

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.

56 – Stick Grip Affecting Your Sound & Style

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.

147 – Fake Double Bass Drumming

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.

195 – Favorite Fill

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.

Expanding Your Fills Vocabulary Part 1

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.