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09/25/2017

Get some rehearsal insight from behind-the-scenes w/a percussionist performing "Dance at the Gym" from West Side Story

Dan -
09/25/2017

Tabla is an instrument and style of music that not only do I know little about, but I'm fairly intimidated by. I can't help but look in awe at Tabla player Anubrata Chatterjee going at it

Dan -
09/25/2017

What if that classic rock radio favorite had a metal drummer instead?

Dan -
09/25/2017

Avon has a strong BOA program: winning three times in the last decade and placing 2nd in 2016. Here they are warming up before the 2017 Canton, OH BOA Regional 

Dan -
09/25/2017

Bill Bachman talks a bit about how to develop independence: applicable to either hand-to-hand independence OR 4-limb independence on drum set

Dan -
09/22/2017

Here are some cool ideas for practical applications of a standard rudiment in conga drumming

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Dan -
09/22/2017

A great thing about Remo that I've always respected is that founder Remo Belli had a big mission to recycle: they take leftover materials from heads and such and brainstorm/figure out uses. For example, their drum shell material comes from recycled wood-fiber used as 'racks/rolls' that hold the drum heads.  Take a look inside their factory to get a glimpse of the process 

Dan -
09/22/2017

I love a drum solo that explores the different colors and timbres of the instruments. Jazz/World Music drummer Amir Bresler takes a colorful solo.

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Dan -
09/22/2017

The aughts had some great books and a resurgance with the Cadets percussion program & the beginning of the Rennick Championship era