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68 – Standard Drumset Microphone Techniques

Teacher: Terry Bozzio Length: 9 min Category: General, Secrets From the Pros

On a six piece kit, Terry talks about his mic choices and placement, along with mic placement on his percussion setup.

154 – Drumset Sounds

Teacher: Scott Pellegrom Length: 6 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Vocabulary

Scott Pellegrom is a world renowned clinician, teacher, and solo artist. In this lesson he demonstrates how to get different sounds out of your drumset.

Basic Cowbell Sounds

Teacher: Jhair Sala Length: 5 min Category: Hand Technique, Secrets From the Pros

Step up your cowbell skills from the bongo extraordinaire Jhair Sala of the Pedrito Martinez Group. In this lesson, we will cover various cowbell sounds.

70 – Thickening Your Groove and Adding Percussion Toys

Teacher: Mario Calire Length: 8 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Vocabulary

Mario shows you the difference between playing a basic pattern with and without grace notes and another great way to thicken your groove by adding percussion toys.

162 – Floor Tom on Left Side

Teacher: Steve Goold Length: 8 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Vocabulary

Steve shows some cool fills that lend themselves to having a second Floor Tom on the Hi Hat side. It's cool looking and worth a try!

72 – Tuning Your Toms

Teacher: John Good Length: 9 min Category: Free, General

John gives Cobus Potgieter a lesson on tuning his toms, explaining how the pitch of the shell is relative to the tuning of the head.

1 – Learn How to Setup Your Drums

Teacher: Stephen Perkins Length: 20 min Category: Free, General, Secrets From the Pros

If you want to know everything about setting up your drums, "Jane's Addiction" drummer will show you how.

72 – Tuning Your Toms

Teacher: John Good Length: 9 min Category: Free, General, Secrets From the Pros

John gives Cobus Potgieter a lesson on tuning his toms, explaining how the pitch of the shell is relative to the tuning of the head.

173 – Brushes To Stick Tricks

Teacher: Jaz Sawyer Length: 12 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Technique, Vocabulary

Jaz shares his secrets on efficiently and artistically using brushes. He will broaden your musicality and vocabulary with unique nuances.

73 – Floor Tom Trick

Teacher: Don Lombardi Length: 3 min Category: Free, General Free

Don Lombardi, founder of DW drums, demonstrates a VERY useful little drum trick he learned from Jim Keltner. You're going to want to check this one out!