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We Will Rock You

 
Learn Beginning Beats 01 with "We Will Rock You" by Queen in this drum course. Once you have the foundation down of the beginning drum beat to "Billie Jean," follow up with this course. This course covers the components of the drum kit in more depth, talks about how to hold the sticks and different ways to hit the drums, includes tutorials on common and dotted rhythms and more beginning drum beats with "We Will Rock You" and "No One" by Alicia Keys. Music School Online offers individual on demand drum tutorials and drum courses for you to learn how to play drums at your own pace, any time, anywhere.
 
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Duration: 00:04:57
Learn the basics of the drum set in the Intro to Drums Part 1. Dylan Wissing (Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Drake) explains the evolution of the modern drum kit and discusses the basic elements that make up the drum set including the snare drum, the bass drum (or kick drum), and the hi hat cymbals.This drum lesson is part of the drum toolkit and is just one of many 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. 
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:05:04
Learn stick control and the single stroke roll on drums. Your instructor, Matt Teitelman (Kanye West), introduces the first drum rudiment with the single stroke roll. Drum rudiments are an assortment of different rhythms and movements that make up the building blocks of drumming. Matt explains the simple drum pattern and provides you with tips to practice the single stroke roll to achieve a clean, even sound. He then challenges you to increase your speed until you feel tension in your forearm. 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.
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:15:54
Learn the fundamentals of rhythmic counting from globe-trotting percussionist, Matt Teitelman (Kanye West). In this music theory lesson, gain a deeper understanding of how to recognize, count, feel, and write rhythm in modern music with the introduction to common rhythms part 1 using half notes, dotted half notes, and quarter notes. Matt demonstrates various common rhythms by counting the beat and clapping the rhythm. This lesson is just one of many music theory tutorials exploring the study of the language of music here at Music School Online (MSO). You do not need to know music theory to be a musician, but you will gain a deeper understanding of how and why music works, which will give you more power to create your own music. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:08:26
Learn to play "We Will Rock You" by Queen on drums. Dylan Wissing (Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Drake) teaches you this rock anthem drum beat in his Beginning Beats drum series designed to teach you the basics of playing drums. Each drum lesson progresses to add a new element of drumming to challenge you as you become a better drummer.Be sure to check out all the lessons in this series and other on demand video tutorials at Music School Online. Learn how to play drums at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.   
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:11:57
Learn the fundamentals of rhythmic counting from globe-trotting percussionist, Matt Teitelman (Kanye West). In this music theory lesson, gain a deeper understanding of how to recognize, count, feel, and write rhythm in modern music with the introduction to dotted rhythms. Matt explains what a dotted note does and describes what it looks like. This lesson is just one of many music theory tutorials exploring the study of the language of music. Music School Online (MSO) presents 66 very comprehensive video tutorials to learn pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, notation, chords, inversions, scales and so much more that will unlock the secrets to communicating with other musicians. You do not need to know music theory to be a musician, but you will gain a deeper understanding of how and why music works, which will give you more power to create your own music. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:06:31
Learn to play "No One" by Alicia Keys on drums. Dylan Wissing (Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Drake) teaches you how to play this song which features the four on the floor bass drum pattern. This pattern is also referred to as the disco beat or house beat and is the prominent drum beat in so many songs. This lesson is part of the Beginning Beats drum series designed to teach you the basics of playing drums. Each drum lesson progresses to add a new element of drumming to challenge you as you become a better drummer.Be sure to check out all the lessons in this series and other on demand video tutorials at Music School Online. Learn how to play drums at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 
 
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