.Drumeo have a made some great videos about various drum and cymbal makers.
Here are a few that you may find interesting and enjoy.
Thought that a paradiddle was just an exercise that we learn when we start learning drums? Think again.....
Click here to download the sheets.
Here is a fantastic breakdown of the skills that we can use to add complexity to any music that we play.
Here is a great series by the great Peter Erskine explaining the basics of playing with brushes
here is the latest instalment in this fantastic series. Check out the drumeo youtube home page for more episodes and other inspiring drumming videos.
What a great drummer Gregg is with a fantastic knowledge and perspective of some of the best drumming of the last 50 years
If you have ever worked though the Rick Latham book 'Advanced Funk Studies' this is a great opportunity to hear him demonstrate some of the exercises and hear him jam with his band
Norm Weinberg's 'Web Rhythms' is a great way to track the development and progress of your rhythm reading ability.
click on the link below to see the 20 Web Rhythm lessons
Click here -----> Web Rhythms
You can download the sheets and a progress tacking sheet in the following pdfs
Web rhythms 1-10
Web Rhythms 11-20
You can practice playing the rhythms along with play-along tracks on the web site at 5 different speeds, ranging from slow (needs a lot of control) to extremely fast (needs a lot of technique). It is a good idea to also practice along with a metronome so that you can increase your practice tempo by small increases until you reach your next speed goal.
This video shows you web rhythm 2 played at 120 bpm which is right in the middle between silver (100bpm) and Gold (140 bpm)
Looking for some inspiring drumming or percussion?