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Forum: General Discussion 07-04-2010, 07:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,679
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Introduction and a query...

Hi Luke-

Welcome to Drummerworld, and don't let anything stop you from following your aspirations.

In short, having less functional limbs (or even missing limbs completely as in Rick Allen's...
Forum: Drum Technique 04-29-2010, 03:53 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,563
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Comping: A systematic approach to accompaniment

Pollyanna, that is the exact stuff I am wondering; do people ever play a simple backbeat or simple approach to comping on certain tunes even when they have the most incredible bag of tricks to pull...
Forum: Drum Technique 04-29-2010, 03:27 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,563
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Comping: A systematic approach to accompaniment

Spleen, thanks for bringing up the conversation analogy. I absolutely love this comparison and have always thought that interactions on the bandstand can in so many ways literally mimic how we...
Forum: Drum Technique 04-29-2010, 03:15 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,563
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Comping: A systematic approach to accompaniment

Great posts everyone, thanks for the input (I've been away from computer since posting this). What are some other strategies that people use to approach comping?

ToddBishop, that's the exact...
Forum: Drum Technique 04-22-2010, 02:38 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,563
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Comping: A systematic approach to accompaniment

I love conceptual drumming and started this thread in hopes of getting people to discuss their ideas pertaining to the notion of “comping” as it applies in music. Get ready for a wordy post!

I...
Forum: Drum Technique 03-09-2009, 08:37 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,051
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Developing a deep pocket

To reiterate what everyone has said, use a metronome. Metronomically perfect music like Michael Jackson can be used, but the only problem about playing along to music is that you are not responsible...
Forum: Drum Technique 03-09-2009, 08:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,452
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Confusion about "ahead/behind the beat"

Hey Vedran-

That's a great question. Let me try to answer it as I understand it, since I once asked myself the same thing. Mainly, "if playing behind/ahead of the beat to a metronome is in...
Forum: General Discussion 01-21-2009, 03:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,139
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: First Gig Expectations?

Well, Friday has passed. How did it go MarkUs??




Great point. Like you said a well rehearsed band/musician is not guaranteed by any means to make mistakes (missed changes, dropping the...
Forum: Drum Technique 01-21-2009, 03:35 AM
Replies: 590
Views: 52,047
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Post your Greatest Weakness

If you want to separate the left foot from the left hand, work them against each other. Practice the main rudiments or the 1st page of Stick Control between the left foot and the left hand, instead...
Forum: Drum Technique 01-21-2009, 03:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,096
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: open handed - low hi hat - 16th beats

If you play mainly or exclusively open-handed a lower hat is where its at.

If you mainly play right handed but wanted to play this beat via left-hand lead, then a raised hat would help this...
Forum: Drum Technique 01-21-2009, 03:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,225
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Time signature explanation?

This is a great example/illustration.

I'll use it to reiterate what I was saying about viewing time sigs as fractions in relation to a standard measure of 4/4.

We can view this as one long...
Forum: Drum Technique 01-21-2009, 02:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,779
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Advice for a One-Handed drummer

Glad the left hand is improving already. In regards to the above, Keep On Challenging Yourself:

Play along to all your favorite songs that you use to and find a way to replicate the groove in...
Forum: Drum Technique 01-19-2009, 10:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,090
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Problem with the shuffle

You can't pick a much better song to want to learn than "Fool In the Rain" for your drumming in general. Being able to feel those subdivisions will help all your grooves, even when you aren't...
Forum: Drum Technique 01-19-2009, 09:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,779
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Advice for a One-Handed drummer

Hey Funk of It. Sorry to hear about your injury. You got the most important thing covered and that's staying optimistic.

Like everyone has been saying, use this time as an opportunity. With 3...
Forum: General Discussion 01-19-2009, 09:29 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,233
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: What was the best advice or tip that improved your drumming?

Great Thread!

To reiterate some of the key ones: practice with a click, always play for the song, stay relaxed and make what you're playing not only sound good but FEEL good.

A couple from a...
Forum: Drum Technique 01-19-2009, 09:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,225
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Time signature explanation?

Wouldn't a measure of 7/16 just be "1e+a2e+"? We use e,+,a to denote a 1/16th note each so Guz's example above shows a measure of 7/4. Or 28 16th notes.

In addition to understanding what the...
Forum: Drum Technique 01-19-2009, 08:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,096
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: open handed - low hi hat - 16th beats

Raising the hats will definitely help with this groove.

But I think this question hints at the heart of this problem:



If you are doing the latter where you are playing a single stroke roll...
Forum: Drums 11-26-2008, 04:01 AM
Replies: 1,773
Views: 463,125
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Yamaha Drums

I've rarely posted here but after saving up for years and doing my research, I finally made the purchase of my dreams today. Then I get online and see that u are looking for a nearly identical...
Forum: Drums 05-09-2008, 12:09 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,015
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Remote Hi-Hat: best set-up near bass pedal

[SORRY: Posted in wrong forum, should be moved to "Other Gear" but don't know how.]

Hey Guys-

I currently have the left pedal of my IC double bass pedal set up as close and even as possible to...
Forum: Drum Technique 01-20-2008, 04:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,440
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Dissimilar rhythms

This certainly will improve your independence, and if that's the case then there is a huge practical application in doing it throughout your day.

I think these would be polyrhythms because most of...
Forum: General Discussion 12-11-2007, 06:36 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,086
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Drumming Injuries?

I used to cut my fingers occasionally when choking cymbals in my punk band in high school, the risk of metallic infection concerned me at first but then I realized most everyone in the crowd had...
Forum: General Discussion 12-03-2007, 07:24 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 28,212
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: THE DRUMMING DICTIONARY.

IN THE CRACK A swanky feel between straight eighth notes and swung eighth notes. Nearly impossible to notate, the in the crack feel is best learned by experiencing its feel often lent by styles...
Forum: Drum Technique 12-03-2007, 09:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,401
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Technique for disabled drummers

Hey AZ
- sorry to hear about your injury. i can imagine that your technique has suffered some. i had my hand almost fully amputated this summer and the Docs were able to reattach it. needless to...
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2007, 06:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 12,419
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Drum terminology translation guide...

haha very nice list. also:
23. "slow the tempo down" - play in half-time, tempo remains the exact same
24. "hold it down during this part" - cover up for their wavering chops
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2007, 06:10 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,977
Posted By Dibalo Jonze
Re: Musician's Rules: Drummers Perspective

Evolution and humility. Well said Aydee, and other posters on this page
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