If you have mastered the fundamentals of jazz drumming, this course takes you a step further, exploring intermediate and advanced techniques and concepts, a wider range of tempos, odd meters, various signature grooves, the art of setting up figures, playing stop time, soloing, innovations of the contemporary greats and more. Prerequisites: Jazz Drumming 101 or equivalent playing experience.
Mondays 8:15 – 9:45 pm
9/18 – 11/27 (10 weeks) no class 11/20
Alan Hall • $395
Teacher contact: Alan Hall
COURSE TITLE: Jazz Drumming 201
Alan Hall (drums)
Advisor, Drum Program. Former assistant professor at Berklee College of Music; adjunct faculty at UC Berkeley; clinician; author; performed with Ernie Watts, Paul McCandless, Eddie Harris, Bruce Wilamson, Art Lande, Tom Coster, Kit Walker, Rebecca Parris, Kai Eckhardt, Stuart Hamm; artist endorsement with Zildjian Cymbals, Vic Firth Sticks, Aquarian Accessories.