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Learn more rock and roll drum beats

 
Learn more beginning beats part 2 in this drum course. Building upon the previous course, this course covers rests and more complex rhythms, expands the drum rudiments you can play, talks about the other components of the drum set, and adds the beats to "Imagine" by John Lennon and "Born in the USA" by Bruce Springsteen to your repertoire. 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: 00:06:20
Learn the additional elements of the drum set in the Intro to Drums Part 2. Drummers have always looked to expand the drum kit, to find new things to hit and to make new sounds. Dylan Wissing (Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Drake) shows you the additional elements that make up the modern drum kit and the purpose of these including the toms (tom-toms), ride cymbal and the crash cymbal.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: 00:07:49
Learn stick control and how to play a double stroke roll on drums. Matt Teitelman (Kanye West), continues your drum rudiment studies with the double stroke roll. Matt explains the drum pattern as two lefts and then two rights alternating between hands. Matt provides you with tips and techniques to play and practice the double 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: 00:08:20
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 of musical rests in all forms. Matt focuses on teaching you when not to play, but to still keep counting with a rest, or a pause in the music. He shows you the whole rest, half rest, quarter rest, eighth rest, sixteenth rest, and thirty-second rest and describes what each of these look like and what they mean. This lesson is just one of many music theory tutorials exploring the study of the language of music here at Music School Online. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:04:56
Learn how to play "Imagine" by John Lennon on drums. In this drum lesson, Dylan Wissing  (Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Drake) continues teaching his Beginning Beats drum series progressing to the four beat pattern, or four beat phrase.Be sure to check out all the drum tutorials available at Music School Online to become a better drummer. Learn how to play drums at your own pace whenever and wherever you want. 
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:02:36
Learn stick control and how to play a paradiddle on drums. Matt Teitelman (Kanye West) shows you another drum rudiment, the paradiddle. Matt explains what strokes make up a paradiddle and how you play paradiddles with increasing and decreasing speed. 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: 00:15:39
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 2 using quarter notes, dotted quarter notes, and eighth notes. Matt demonstrates various common rhythms by counting the beat and clapping the rhythm using the 2|4 time signature. 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: 00:05:37
Learn to play "Born in the USA" by Bruce Springsteen on drums. Dylan Wissing (Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Drake) continues teaching his Beginning Beats drum series progressing to a more complex drum beat. Dylan breaks down each part systematically to give you a better understanding of how to play the beat. This drum lesson is for the beginner level drummer.Be sure to check out the other drum tutorials in this series as well as many other drum lessons available at Music School Online. Learn how to play drums at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 
 
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