Hand Technique – Master the Fundamentals
7 Courses · 65 Lessons · 11 hours 38 minutes
Artist Track Contents
You can purchase the Artist Track for $119.00 or you can buy the courses individually.
Technique 3 – Preparing to play Rudiments
Using the Basic Body Motions of T-1 and Outside Release Motion of T-2, You will now apply them to Single Strokes leading to the Double Stroke Roll. There are a lot of lessons on playing Rudiments but making them sound musical takes practice, and these lessons will give you the foundation to play fast, relaxed and get the most out of your practice.
Technique 4 – Long Roll Preparing for Single Stoke Roll and Developing Ruffs
This course shows you the fundamental motions and techniques necessary to conquer the rudiments and your rolls. Ralph will demonstrate the double stroke roll, multiple bounce stroke (buzz) roll as well as the 3-stroke ruff.
Technique 5 – 5 Stroke Roll Through 10 Stroke Roll on Pad and Set
In this course, we will be attacking the first group of roll rudiments on both the snare drum and the drum set. We will use a variety of motion and exercises to achieve a good sound quality for each one.
Technique 7 – Single, Double, and Triple Paradiddles on the Pad and Set
The paradiddle rudiments are some of the most versatile and useful rudiments that you will ever learn. In this course, we apply everything we've learned in the previous 6 courses to 4 different paradiddle rudiments. We will practice them both on the snare drum and on drum set.