Ian's Drum Lesson Notes
Performing Percussionist Five STroke Roll
Duets with click at 80. 1/8ths. dotted 1/4.
Roll Studies page 23 - 27
Duets with click at 80. 1/16ths.
Duets page 43 & 44 up to #1 player one and two. Performing Percussionist
Duets page 43 at 120 bpm. Performing Percussionist
page 14 & 15 in The Performing Percussionist. Paradiddles. Buzz rolls, let the stick bounce.
America the Beautiful. Conductor motions. Solo #1, page 15
America, the Beautiful, at 110 beats per minute. Snare and cymbal parts
more book work with Click "Steady Eddie"
12/8/9/ ... worked out of his book...
a "line" is divided into "bars", bars are divided into quarters for 4/4 time signatures. 4 quarters in each bar.
A bar can be divided any way we want, but often it's 4 (1/4 notes), into 8 (1/8th notes), also 16 (16th notes).
Play the first page with a metronome click. Make the click disappear.