This chapter of The Bassics is all about learning how to recognize and interpret quarter notes, eighth notes, and sixteenth notes in a few different time signatures. Inside, you’ll find over 40 pages full of informational text, descriptive diagrams, and relevant examples that will enhance the player’s understanding of ideas like internal time, the math behind the music, and how to specifically vocalize rhythms and play different combinations of rhythms to those vocalizations! This is an invaluable resource for both students and instructors alike.
The first chapter of The Bassics is all about setting up a fundamental understanding of all the different types of musical notation and markings you should expect to see when just starting out. Inside, you’ll find over 20 pages full of informational text, descriptive diagrams, and relevant examples that will enhance the player’s understanding of ideas like the musical staff, rhythmic hierarchy, tempo, dynamic markings, and more! This is an invaluable resource for both students and instructors alike.
2's, 3's, and 4's are the natural progression for a bass drummer after they've learned to place 8th note partials. They're rudiments that seem simple, so younger players tend to breeze past them without learning good technique or interpretation for them. This lesson pack will put you on the right track to refine these rudiments whether you're just starting out or are looking to perfect your playing near the end of your career
The laser beam is a bass drum rudiment where a bassline plays four consecutive 16th note partials all the way up or all the way down the drums. Whether you're looking to learn how to play this rudiment for the first time or you want to strengthen your virtuosity at the laser beam, our lesson pack is the only resource you'll need to accomplish your goals.