Your first lesson on drums! - including tips on basic set-up, grip, first beats, and rolls.
Dan shows how a simple hand pattern can be developed into a funky beat
More cowbell! Dan shows some fun possibilities of adding cowbell to the drum set
Dan breaks down the basics of Soca rhythms and adds a few other tips to spice up this popular dance beat
Dan took some ideas from David Garibaldi's "Future Sounds" book and reworked them into something new.
Dan demonstrates how to solo in odd meter over the tune Caravan
Here Dan demonstrates how to play Good Times, Bad Times by Led Zeppelin's iconic drummer John Bonham!
Dan plays jazz brushes along with Erik Saties Gymnopedie 1
Dan shows how to take a fun triplet idea and apply it to the drumset
How to get smooth open and closed rolls using proper technique
A fun and open way of playing this great tradition of music
This simple rudiment can be used in lots of different ways around the drum set