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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.

174 – 94th Street

Teacher: Luke Holland Length: 6 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Vocabulary

This Drum Channel exclusive shows Luke breaking down some of his incredibly impressive and creative drum parts from 94th Street by his band The Word Alive, off of their album Real.

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.

Pigs in Zen

Teacher: Stephen Perkins Length: 13 min Category: Vocabulary

This song features lots of syncopation with the bass drum.

Long Tall Sally Triplet Fill

Teacher: Gregg Bissonette Length: 3 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Vocabulary

Here is one of the fills that Ringo personally taught Gregg when they were on the road together. Gregg has had the opportunity to share the stage with Ringo for the last decade.

Rock Beat with 8th Notes, How To Play Hi-Hat, Doubles Around Drums

Teacher: Al Velasquez Length: 13 min Category: Vocabulary

In this lesson, you will learn more Rock beats and different sounds you can get when playing the hi-hat. Count out loud and go slow. Chapter mark number 6 is a more difficult exercise and there is no problem if you skip over it and come back to it as your studies progress.

3 – Learn Your First Rock Beat

Teacher: Chad Smith Length: 9 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Vocabulary

This lesson is from Chad's course "Basic Rock Drumming Chads Way." Chad breaks down the foundation of a back beat and how to get the right sound.

55 – Getting Around Your Set Fast

Teacher: Thomas Pridgen Length: 7 min Category: Hand Technique, Secrets From the Pros, Technique

In this lesson, Pridgen shows his practice routine for gaining speed around the set, endurance, strength, and dynamics.

175 – Glass Castle

Teacher: Luke Holland Length: 7 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Vocabulary

This Drum Channel exclusive shows Luke breaking down some of his incredibly impressive and creative drum parts from Glass Castle by his band The Word Alive, off of their album Real.

9 – Basic Drum Fills on Snare Drums and Toms

Teacher: Chad Smith Length: 20 min Category: General, Vocabulary

Let's learn some basic drum fills to go along with our drum beat variations.