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Forum: General Discussion 07-07-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,958
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Re: Mike Mangini Rhythm Knowledge Practice Confusion

From what I recall the concept was to play each individual exercise for 90 minutes. Mike's theory is that this is the quickest way to create a muscle memory pattern that your body will not forget.
Forum: General Discussion 07-06-2012, 10:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,504
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: How to use the Chaffee Patterns Series

Here are some ideas to approach some of the linear patterns in the Chaffee books. Hope this helps. Good Luck!

Forum: General Discussion 07-06-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 41,608
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Find a Drum Teacher Here

Drum Lessons Available now with Matt Scurfield of the Gary Hoey Band. Located at Centre Street Drums inside Bandstand Live in Taunton, MA

Are you looking to start playing drums? Are you an...
Forum: General Discussion 07-11-2009, 03:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,777
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Study Online with Mike Mangini

This looks really cool. Mike is now offering lessons via skype. Looks like he has a really cool set up with this.

Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2009, 07:29 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 9,788
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Drummers and the stuff they popularized

Dino Danelli and the original "Rock" Stick Twirl? If you havent seen it check out the breaks during the "good lovin" vid from the late 60's


Forum: Drum Technique 03-10-2009, 06:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,366
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: How to Count Sixtuplets


1 ta ta AND ta ta 2 ta ta AND ta ta etc...
Forum: General Discussion 06-04-2008, 04:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,183
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Fill driving me nuts! (QOTSA, No One Knows... could not find threads in search!)

In addition to Sick Ricks correct interpretation here is a way to develop this fill using the "laymans" terms you asked for.

start by playing triplets with the right hand. R- R -R ( 1 + A or 1 2...
Forum: General Discussion 04-04-2008, 05:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,718
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Neil Peart's Kit - Is there a reason for it to bounce around like that?

that always drove me nuts :P you'd think he'ed have a more stable riser system.
Forum: General Discussion 03-25-2008, 04:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,274
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Live Click Help

For live click tracks I always used a drum machine. The alesis SR-16 is relatively cheap. You can pick a sound that will cut through better (hand claps, cowbell etc) I layer a bigger sound on the...
Forum: Drum Technique 03-21-2008, 04:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,824
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Looking for Books/DVDs

Derek Roddys book "evolution of the blast beat" should be a good one for ya. and his you tube vids are good. I alos recommend checking out his website, there is amessage board full of guys looking to...
Forum: General Discussion 03-19-2008, 05:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,789
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Drummers in S. MA - Drumming Seminar April 2


Thanks man, hope you can make it. check out a you tube vid from part one of my clinic series if ya want

Forum: General Discussion 03-19-2008, 05:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,789
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Drummers in S. MA - Drumming Seminar April 2

For those of you in the Southern Massachusetts area. I am hosting a series of drum clinic/seminar classes. Come on by if you are in the area!
Forum: Drum Technique 03-14-2008, 04:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,116
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Too soon to bring in the BD?

i agree with the majority here. develop a practice routine that divides your time between technique devlopment on a pad and independance and coordination on the drums.
Forum: Drum Technique 03-11-2008, 06:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,611
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: The Rock Drumming System

I agree this a great book for beginners. I use it with all of my students. I would also reccomend a good snare drum book to go along with this. Mark Wessels "A fresh Approach to the Snare Drum"
Forum: General Discussion 03-06-2008, 06:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,197
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Jack's Drum Shop

Jacks had 2 locations. One in Boston and one in Hyannis (the original, which still exists) The Boston space was purchased by Berklee from what I heard.
Forum: Drum Technique 02-05-2008, 04:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,990
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Help!! drumline


check out all the marching features. Esp. Jeff Queen.

be patient and keep working. it can be a tricky motion to develop. there are some severely under developed muscles...
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2008, 03:32 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,872
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: NAMM 2008 Roll Call

Sat. @ 2:00 should be no problem...see ya'll there
Forum: General Discussion 12-12-2007, 04:40 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,872
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: NAMM 2008 Roll Call

I'll be there hanging around the Zildjian and Taye Booths but of course roaming to check out all the great stuff.

Performing with the Gary Hoey Band - Friday at the Fender booth, Friday Night at...
Forum: General Discussion 12-05-2007, 06:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,889
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Explaining syncopated eighth note sticking to students?

The sticking "rules" or "guidlines" as I was taught and continue to teach go as follows:

Alternate quarternotes RLRL when there is a rest omit the hand that falls on that beat.

Any group of...
Forum: Drummers 11-20-2007, 03:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 16,651
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Mike Mangini

There is some footage of Mike demonstrating some of his techniques here:


His fulcrum leaves an open hole between the thumb and the hand and the...
Forum: General Discussion 11-17-2007, 03:26 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 12,706
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Every drummer should be on here with a story

Had a terrible time dropping sticks at a gig one night. during one particular song we have this drum break. the guitar player points to me to draw the audience attention. I begin the break..catch a...
Forum: General Discussion 11-17-2007, 02:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,223
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Need A Super Drum Head Dude And 'The Cymbal Man'

depending on the quality of the kit it is not essential to change the bottom heads (if they are good shape) remo emperors, pinstripes, or some evans eq 2's will do for batter heads. Keep in mind your...
Forum: Drum Technique 11-17-2007, 02:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,295
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Dave Grohl drum solo: No One Knows

Check out Joe Bergaminis transcription from MD here:


Forum: General Discussion 11-04-2007, 06:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,638
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Using Finale to create drum tabs - question...

I find inserting flams to be a pain. select the 16th note tab. then the grace note tab. It has to be a 16th other wise it will change the note you are trying to put a flam next to. click next to the...
Forum: General Discussion 11-02-2007, 04:00 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,838
Posted By CtrStDrumSchool
Re: Teaching kids

I agree that the details of stick technique is easily lost on young kids. I'd say pick the one that works best for you and teach it. The majority of drum books show an Index/Thumb fulcrum and a...
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