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Learn intermediate beats 02 by expanding the kick drum in this course. The focus on the bass drum continues, now teaching you how to play drum beats to songs by Aerosmith, Cypress Hill and John Legend and the Roots. Along the way, Dylan Wissing (Alicia Keys, Eminem, Jay Z) and Matt Teitelman (Kanye West) will teach you about the history of the bass drum, test your knowledge of 8th and 16th note rhythms, and finally Antar Goodwin (Sting, Lauren Hill, Sharon Jones) joins us on bass to talk about the role of the rhythm section. Music School Online offers individual, on demand drum lessons and drum courses for you to learn how to play drums at your own pace, any time, anywhere.
 
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Duration: 00:04:55
Learn to play "Walk This Way" by Aerosmith on drums, one of the most recognizable drum beats originally played by Joey Kramer. Dylan Wissing (Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Drake) continues his Intermediate Beats drum series by teaching you the bass drum, snare drum, and the 8th notes on the hi hat drum pattern of this classic rock song.Be sure to check out the other lessons in this series at Music School Online designed to teach you the basics of playing drums. Each drum lesson progresses to add a new element and to challenge you to become a better drummer. Learn how to play drums at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:11:26
Learn all about the bass drum. Dylan Wissing (Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Drake) discusses the biggest, baddest drum in the kit, the bass drum, or the mother drum. The bass drum is one of the most important elements in modern music and there are many variables that affect the sound. Dylan explains some of the history and the evolution of the bass drum and discusses 5 variables that change the bass drum sound in this drum lesson. He goes over drum size, muffling techniques, drum head configurations, beater type, and the physical hitting of the drum with the drum pedal.This drum tutorial is part of the drum toolkit and is just one of many 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: 00:04:16
Learn to play "Insane in the Brain" by Cypress Hill on drums. Dylan Wissing (Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Drake) continues his Intermediate Beats drum series by building on the "Walk This Way" drum beat pattern with the addition of one more note on the bass drum.Be sure to check out the other lessons in this series at Music School Online designed to teach you the basics of playing drums. Each drum lesson progresses to add a new element and to challenge you to become a better drummer. Learn how to play drums at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:12:53
Learn the fundamentals of rhythmic counting from percussionist, Matt Teitelman (Kanye West). Test your knowlwdge of whole notes through sixteenth notes with this exercise designed to determine your understanding of the elements of rhythm, rhythmic counting and the notation of these musical symbols. Be sure to download the PDF provided on the page. 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: 00:04:43
Learn to play "Hard Times" by John Legend and The Roots on drums originally played by Questlove. Dylan Wissing (Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Drake) continues his Intermediate Beats drum series by building on the two previous lessons playing essentially the same beat with an additional bass drum note.Be sure to check out the other lessons in this series at Music School Online designed to teach you the basics of playing drums. Each drum lesson progresses to add a new element and to challenge you to become a better drummer. Learn how to play drums at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:06:17
In this rhythm section lesson, Dylan Wissing (Alicia Keys, Kanye West, Drake) and Antar Goodwin (Sting, Patty Smyth, 9 Days) discuss what is the job of the rhythm section. They explain the support role that a rhythm section plays to either a song, band or melody instrument. Dylan and Antar also talk about how the rhythm section is responsible for the tempo and the feel of the song and offer great advice on how to achieve this.Be sure to check out our other rhythm section tutorials at Music School Online to learn the fundamentals of how to play drums and bass together to create and lock in the beat, set the tempo of the song, and get the audience on their feet. These lessons are a must for those of you in a band or aspiring to be. Learn how to create a rhythm section.
 
 
 
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