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Old 04-28-2010, 06:07 PM
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Default Re: Derek Roddy here!

Well, "running on the pedals" is what I do....but, doesn't mean that it will work for you.

You have to do and progress.... with what you are already doing.
Stopping to learn all these different "techniques" what is keeping players from progressing as quickly as they'd like.

You still have to put just as much time into learning a new you would have the "old" technique.
So,'s all a moot point.
The only thing that makes a real practice, persistence and consistency.
If you change any of those add more time to your progress...thus slowing you down.

That said....I don't have material out about technique. I have watched so many drummers....hold themselves back in order to search for the perfect technique....that I feel it's a waste of time.

Practice, you'll get there one way or another. Neither of better than the other.

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