John Green Lesson Notes:
Drive My Car, Ticket to Ride, Day Tripper - Beatles
Under My Thumb, Not Fade Away Rolling Stones. Ticket to Ride, Day Tripper - Beatles
Deacon Blues & Do it Again - Steely Dan.
Deacon Blues - Steely Dan (Pop Rock Book). Day Tripper - Beatles
Blocks of Rock page 17 #6. Small Town - John Cougar Sweet Emotion - Aerosmith. Blocks of Rock page 17 #3 You Shook Me All Night Long - AC/DC, Peg - Steely Dan (Pop Rock Book)
Paradiddle Grid hit the center of your snare. Stick Control at 120 #1,2,3. Bob, Lisa's Birthday, Carl Perkin's Cadillac, Defying Gravity.
Paradiddle Grid hit the center of your snare. Stick Control at 120 #1,2,3. Wig, High n Dry, Sinkhole,
Paradiddle Grid by memory, good spacing, hit the center of your snare. Click at 100-150 Syncopation
The Rolling Stones. High and Dry
Paradiddle Grid. Stick Control w/ click 120. Beats in Rock Blocks.
Drive By Trucker beats.
Stick Control w/ click 120.
Stick Control Triplets.
Grid. Triplets with click.
High and Dry, Rolling Stones
Paradiddle Grid. Grid with accents.
Paradiddle Grid. "paradiddle" "para-paradiddle" "para-para- paradiddle".
Stick Control, page 5. R on click, L on the "ands". "Qwikstick"
Pop Rock Book. (Classic Rock Book.) One bar of A Hard Day's Night beat, in Hurts So Good
Hurt's So Good, 4 bar patterns, ABAC.
Hurt's So Good, 6 bar Intro, AABAAC.
Building Blocks of Rock, page 12 #3, Hurt's So Good.
Building Blocks of Rock page 12, #3, #4, Business, Hurts So Good, A Hard Day's Night, Wilson Pickett - Wait 'Til the Midnight Hour, page 11 #4.
Building Blocks of Rock, page 16, A Hard Day's Night
Syncopation Lesson Three - #3, 4, 13, 14 w/ 1/8th hats & 1/4 hats
Syncopation, Lesson One, Satisfaction, Another One Bites the Dust. Building Blocks of Rock, Page 12, Hurts So Good.
Building Blocks of Rock. Page 11 & 12
Pull-out Accent. Make sure stick tip lags behind wrist.
Continued with Moeller. Controlled bounce. 3 hits. 4 hits.
Traditional Grip. Moeller Technique w/ Jojo Mayer. Hit snare, and let stick bounce.
Syncopation with click at 120 bpm
"Sweet Home Chicago"
Left hand traditional grip
Heel up technique on bass pedal
"Another One Bites the Dust"
Blocks of Rock
(Lessons T/Th through April 29. No Lesson, Jan 20&21 and week of Feb 8)