New Lesson Materials – Tunes Every Drummer Should Know

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Here is a quick lesson to kick off a new series: Tunes Every Drummer Should Know! Stay tuned for more updates to this series as the term progresses. Do you have any thoughts on what tunes we as drummers should all know? Let me know and we’ll get them added to the list. Enjoy Your Drumming. Tunes Every Drummer Should …

New Song Breakdown – Uptown Funk

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Hello guys Here a brand new song breakdown of Mark Ronson’s Uptown Funk is available from the resources page. Got any songs you need breaking down? Just let me know.

The Drum Break of All Drum Breaks

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The BBC have published this great article on the Amen Break, possibly the most sampled beat of all time. It’s well worth a read and can be found here. And for those of you who haven’t heard or seen it before here is the Amen break itself.   

Good News For Drummers

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Hi Guys Just been shown this by a friend. Not sure of it’s validity but it certainly makes for interesting reading. Drummers are Fitter and Happier – Science Says So What do you think? Are  you fitter and happier? Let me know in the comments below.

New Video

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  Here is a quick video of Rockschool’s Hot Rocks piece Californication This piece was written for grade 4 and is ideal for those of you looking for a GCSE performance piece. For more videos and lessons please subscribe to the Drum Syllabus Series you tube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJCdA2Y9hUWNg0ZxudMu8pw For more information on the drum syllabus series visit: www.ppstix.co.uk https://uk.linkedin.com/in/ppstix http://drumsyllabus.tumblr.com …

New Video Lesson

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Here is a quick video of Rockschool’s Hot Rocks piece Hey Joe This piece was written for grade 5 and is ideal for those of you looking to achieve an A* for your GCSE performance piece. For more videos and lessons please subscribe to the Drum Syllabus Series you tube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJCdA2Y9hUWNg0ZxudMu8pw For more information on the drum syllabus series …

New Song Breakdown Available

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Hello! A quick post to let you all know that a brand new song breakdown of ‘Goodbye Mr A’ by The Hoosiers is now available on the resources page. The breakdown is available in both iBook and PDF format. Want a song breakdown added to the website? Just drop me an email and I’ll see what I can do. Enjoy!

New Video

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  Hi Guys Here is a quick video of Rockschool’s Hot Rocks piece Live and Let Die. This piece was written for grade 4 but is ideal for those of you looking for a GCSE performance piece. Sadly my foot camera didn’t work for this video. I will get that sorted out for next time! Watch this space… For more …

Vic Firth Seminar

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Just arrived at the Vic Firth teacher seminar in Windsor. Looking forward to a great afternoon with Steve White and Don Famularo. Check back later today for all the best bits from today’s seminar.

New Products Available!

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Hi guys just a quick post to let you all know that some new lessons are available in the Drum Syllabus Store. Among these new products is the notation from the lastes video lesson on the Five Stroke Roll. Something you want that’s not there? Just let me know and I’ll see what I can do!