WGI Instrumental Percussion drumline captain drummer / drumming music

WGI Instrumental Percussion drumline captain drummer / drumming music

Silent Steps – by “Samuel Fesliyan” This awesome piece was made and composed by my brother Samuel. He is a drumline captain and kicks my butt in drumming technique and rudimentary theory. It has 3 sections. All rights owned by me. Software: Sibelius 6

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Practice 6/4/2012

Practice 6/4/2012

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Rudiment To Build Chops

Want a quick tip on where you can start to build chops?  Another behind the scenes, you’re probably not working on, rudiment. If you want to build chops then, stop wasting your time on Flam Drags and Crazy Paradiddle exercises, and do this instead: Build Chops by Playing 3’s. Yep you heard it right.  Work…

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My Favorite Rudiments

Quick post today on a recap of some of my favorite rudiments.   Whenever I’m drumming on a pad or just “peckin” around, I usually play most of these rudiments.  This list definitely changes but here are 5 of what I like to my favorite rudiments and why: ********************************************************************************* Invert Flam Taps (aka Inverts):  I…

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10 Rudiments You Should Know

Today’s blog post is a follow up to yesterday’s which you can check out here on How To Build Your Percussion Vocabulary. This post is about 10 Rudiments You Should Know and at the end, some that are pointless/waste of your timeeeee. ************************************************************** Alright so let’s get started, 10 Rudiments Every Marching Percussionist Should Know:…

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Build Your Percussion Vocabulary With Rudiments

Any World Class performer knows that one of your most valuable playing resources is your percussion vocabulary.  The more you know, the more valuable YOU become as a player. Building your percussion vocabulary with rudiments will greatly benefit your performance in many aspects.  For instance, whenever you come across a new piece of material or you’re in…

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