Dusting Off the Archives

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Here’s a quick nostalgic look back at some archive footage from 2005. A good friend Ivan Medina needed a hand on a uni project and so I happily obliged! As always if you have any questions, comments or indeed your own videos please feel free to share. http://www.youtube.com//subscribtion_center?add_user=DSSVideoLessons For more information on the drum syllabus series visit: www.ppstix.co.uk https://uk.linkedin.com/in/ppstix http://drumsyllabus.tumblr.com …

Semiquaver Groupings Video

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Here is a quick video demonstrating some of the orchestrations and applications of different semiquaver groupings. In this demonstration I am using groups of 3 – RLL, 5 – RLRLL and 7 – RLRLRLL. As always if you have any questions, comments or indeed your own videos please feel free to share. http://www.youtube.com//subscribtion_center?add_user=DSSVideoLessons For more information on the drum syllabus …

Adding Rolls To A Fill

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Here we are looking at adding rolls to a simple half bar semiquaver fill. Example one is the semiquaver fill played with no rolls. Note that the final semiquaver is played on the crash cymbal with the non-dominant hand. Example two adds the five stroke roll to the fill. The first two semiquavers are replaced by four double stroke demi-semiquavers. …

Blushda Lesson

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Blushda Drum Lesson Drum Syllabus Tutorial Drum Fills A quick video showing some of the applications from this week's blushda lesson. Be sure to have reviewed all previous material on the Swiss Army Triplet Rudiment before trying this blushda fill.

Today’s Warm Up Lesson

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Here is the video of today’s warm up leasson. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to ask.

New Year’s Practice Resolutions

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With the new year beckoning (hopefully) lots of students will be resolving to practice more. Whilst of course more practice is always a good thing, it can often be wasted if not done effectively. Below is a short extract from The Drum Syllabus Series outlining how to maximise your practice time. ‘Practice makes perfect’ we’ve all heard the saying, it has …

Brand New Merchandise Page

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A brand new merchandise page has been added to Drum Syllabus 1.0. Check out our Facebook page Drum Syllabus 1.0 and your merch now!    

A New Video Lesson For You

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I have just uploaded a brand new video lesson on the 6 Stroke Roll. Please feel free to watch, share, subscribe and enjoy! Check out my latest video lesson here:  

Post Summer Clearance

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Hello I currently have for sale one pearl marching snare and one Zildjian Avedis Ride Cymbal. These items will be going on eBay next week but I thought I would give my blog followers and students first refusal. Details of both items can be found below. Pearl Marching Snare This snare originally retailed for over £500. It has been well …

A Week in the Pit

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I have just finished a great week with the Tring Festival Company working on the musical ‘Grease’ with MD Rob Schafer. The musicians that I had the pleasure of working with this week are: Gary Mullins – Guitar Mike Stroud – Bass Scott – Kempster – Trumpet Ian Doughty – Alto Sax Lauren Clark – Alto / Baritone Saxes This …