Learn to play "Make It Funky" by James Brown on drums. Dylan Wissing (Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Drake) continues his Intermediate Beats drum delving further into how to play ghost notes on the snare drum. Studying old James Brown drum beats will give you a much better understanding of current pop and urban music. Dylan focuses on the ghost part of the ghost notes playing an accent beat on the second and fourth beat with the other notes being very quiet.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 tutorial 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.
Beats with Ghost Notes