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The Versatile Drummer

musical-drummer

Overview

The contemporary drummer is called upon to play many styles of music on any given gig, session or recording. This class familiarizes drummers with a solid mix of essential drum set grooves including: samba, bossa, baião, “2” feel, bebop, swing, mambo, cha-cha, bembe, funk, hip-hop and numerous variations, with an emphasis on sound and feel.

Mondays 6:30 – 8 pm
1/8 – 3/19 (10 weeks) no class 1/15
Alan Hall • $395

Registration

DEPARTMENT: Drum

COURSE TITLE: Versatile Drummer

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

The contemporary drummer is called upon to play many styles of music on any given gig, session or recording.
This class familiarizes drummers with a solid mix of essential drum set grooves including: samba, bossa, baião, “2” feel, bebop, swing, mambo, cha-cha, bembe, funk, hip-hop and numerous variations, with an emphasis on sound and feel.

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.

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