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Stick Control - 4 Basic Strokes

Learn stick control and the four (4) basic strokes of drumming. Your instructor, Matt Teitelman (Kanye West), demonstrates the full stroke, the downstroke, the tap, and the upstroke and explains when and how to play these. Matt takes you through an exercise to get you familiar with these strokes and using them together. These are essential for bringing your accent studies to the next level. Remember, if you can't control your sticks, you can't control your drums!Be sure to check out the other Stick Control lessons and the other drum tutorials available at Music School Online utilizing current popular songs and iconic classics to teach aspiring and seasoned musicians in a fun, connective way. Learn how to play drums at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
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