Teacher: Curt Bisquera Length: 4 min Category: Practice Tips, Secrets From the Pros, Time Keeping
In this lesson Curt Bisquera will share what he feels is most important when you go into the studio for the first time.
Teacher: Dave Elitch Length: 4 min Category: Musicianship, Secrets From the Pros
Dave will show you an ear training method that involves learning through listening to other patterns and eats and recreating them on the drum set.
Teacher: Mika Fineo Length: 6 min Category: Practice Tips, Secrets From the Pros
During the Filter rehearsal, Mika took a break and took us through the monitor mix that he hears in his in-ears as he plays with the band.
Teacher: Curt Bisquera Length: 58 min Category: Being Prepared, Live Rebroadcast, Practice Tips
Curt Bisquera, who has worked with artists like Elton John and Tom Petty, discusses some essential tools and techniques needed for playing in the studio.
Teacher: Terry Bozzio Length: 11 min Category: General, Secrets From the Pros
Terry discusses the ambient miking techniques on his big kit, along with mic choices and placement.
Teacher: Blair Sinta Length: 52 min Category: Beats / Grooves, Live Rebroadcast, Musicianship
Blair has played with Alanis Morissette, Stevie Nicks and many more. In this lesson, he breaks down the "how, when and why" of sound experimentation.
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.
Teacher: Blair Sinta Length: 14 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Tuning
Blair Sinta shares 3 different examples of bass drum tuning and shows us how they can affect your overall sound, groove and feel on the kit.
Teacher: John Good Length: 9 min Category: Free, Secrets From the Pros, Tuning
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.
Teacher: Blair Sinta Length: 12 min Category: Secrets From the Pros, Tuning
In this lesson, Blair will experiment with some smaller diameter bass drums and show what sounds you can attain.