Bonus Course – Neil Peart

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In this exclusive Drum Channel lesson, the legendary Neil Peart demonstrates how he typically gets himself warmed up before going onstage with Rush.

With more than four dozen multi-lesson Courses to choose from— on a virtually unlimited variety of drumming topics— Drum Channel brings the knowledge and experience of today’s greatest drummers to a new generation of players.

Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers), Alex Acuña (Weather Report), Gregg Bissonette (Ringo Starr) and Stewart Copeland (The Police) are just four of the many top drummers and teachers who share their expertise with the Drum Channel community in this ever-expanding encyclopedia of drumming.

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Learn in-depth methods & secrets from the pros that will take your drumming to the next level.

7 Topics

A Quick Guide For Setting Up & Tuning Your Kit

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
4 Topics

Add New Colors To Your Groove

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
3 Topics

Alan Dawson’s Rudimental Ritual

Teacher:
John Ramsay
Level:
Advanced
9 Topics

Authentic Latin Rhythms On The Drum Set

Teacher:
Alex Acuña
Level:
Advanced
8 Topics

Basic Body Motion

Teacher:
Ralph Humphrey
Level:
Beginner
10 Topics

Basic Rock Drumming Chad’s Way

Teacher:
Chad Smith
Level:
Beginner
6 Topics

Breaking Down “The Loop Doctors”

Teacher:
Peter Szendofi
Level:
Advanced
7 Topics

Building A Musical Foundation

Teacher:
Zoro
Level:
Intermediate
6 Topics

Developing Bass Drum Speed

Teacher:
Marco Iannetta
Level:
Advanced
4 Topics

Discovering Your Voice

Teacher:
Aaron Spears
Level:
Intermediate
9 Topics

Dynamic Control & Range

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
5 Topics

Elise Breaks Down Songwriting & Drumming

Teacher:
Elise Trouw
Level:
Beginner
9 Topics

Essential Backbeat Grooves

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
12 Topics

Expanded Groove Vocabulary

Teacher:
Adam Kuns
Level:
Intermediate
6 Topics

Expanding Your Shuffle Vocabulary

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
12 Topics

Exploring Fills Pt.1

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
13 Topics

Exploring Fills Pt.2

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
8 Topics

Exploring Percussion Pt.1

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
9 Topics

Exploring Percussion Pt.2

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
7 Topics

Finger Control

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
10 Topics

Foot Technique

Teacher:
Mike Packer
Level:
Intermediate
10 Topics

Frontiers of Composition and Articulation

Teacher:
Neil Peart
Level:
Advanced
7 Topics

Gateway to Creativity

Teacher:
Scott Pellegrom
Level:
Intermediate
10 Topics

Getting Funky With Zigaboo

Teacher:
Zigaboo Modeliste
Level:
Advanced
10 Topics

Great Warm-Up Routines

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
10 Topics

Hand Technique

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
11 Topics

Hands – Feet – Mind – Soul

Teacher:
Stephen Perkins
Level:
Intermediate
5 Topics

Harmonic Rhythm Pt. 1

Teacher:
Efrain Toro
Level:
Advanced
6 Topics

Harmonic Rhythm Pt. 2

Teacher:
Efrain Toro
Level:
Advanced
10 Topics

How and What to Practice

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
7 Topics

How to Create A Great Drum Solo

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
18 Topics

How to Read Music

Teacher:
Joe Porcaro
Level:
Pro Secrets
7 Topics

Introduction to Jazz

Teacher:
Gregg Bissonette
Level:
Beginner
6 Topics

Jazz Insights

Teacher:
Mike Clark
Level:
Intermediate
8 Topics

Killer Double Bass Chops

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
9 Topics

Latin Concepts & Grooves

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
5 Topics

Learn Serious Shuffles – Funk, Rock, Blue & Jazz

Teacher:
Rick Latham
Level:
Intermediate
10 Topics

Learn the Beginner Rock Beats

Teacher:
Val Sepulveda
Level:
Beginner
11 Topics

Legendary Bass Drum Control

Teacher:
Colin Bailey
Level:
Advanced
5 Topics

Listen, Learn and Play with 5 World-Class Drummers

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Intermediate
6 Topics

Luke Holland’s “The Word Alive” Breakdowns

Teacher:
Luke Holland
Level:
Advanced
7 Topics

Master the Brushes

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
14 Topics

Musical Independence

Teacher:
Marco Minnemann
Level:
Advanced
4 Topics

North Indian Tabla Applied To Drum Set

Teacher:
Dan Weiss
Level:
Advanced
11 Topics

Odd Time Playing and Poly Rhythms

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
6 Topics

Paradiddle-Diddle Perfection

Teacher:
Dave Elitch
Level:
Intermediate
5 Topics

Paradiddles From The Pros Pt. 1

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
5 Topics

Paradiddles From The Pros Pt. 2

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
5 Topics

Pat Petrillo’s Breakdowns

Teacher:
Pat Petrillo
Level:
Advanced
4 Topics

Promise of the Real: Song Discussions & Breakdowns

Teacher:
Anthony Logerfo
Level:
Intermediate
7 Topics

Rhythm 1

Teacher:
Terry Bozzio
Level:
Intermediate
7 Topics

Rhythm 2

Teacher:
Terry Bozzio
Level:
Intermediate
12 Topics

Rhythm 3

Teacher:
Terry Bozzio
Level:
Advanced
6 Topics

Rhythmic Facility: Dotted Eighth Notes

Teacher:
Virgil Donati
Level:
Advanced
14 Topics

Rudiments on Congas

Teacher:
Alex Acuña
Level:
Intermediate
8 Topics

Singing & Drumming

Teacher:
Nick D’Virgilio
Level:
Intermediate
9 Topics

Six-Way Independence

Teacher:
Marco Minnemann
Level:
Advanced
9 Topics

Solid Time Feel

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
3 Topics

Soloing, Comping and Accent Options

Teacher:
Jonathan Barber
Level:
Advanced
17 Topics

State of the Art

Teacher:
Matt Garstka
Level:
Advanced
6 Topics

Strong Foot Technique

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
3 Topics

The “Third Hand” Concept

Teacher:
Enildo Rasua
Level:
Advanced
7 Topics

The Definitive Moeller Method

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
10 Topics

The Essential Genres Pt.1

Teacher:
Adam Kuns
Level:
Intermediate
14 Topics

The Essential Genres Pt.2

Teacher:
Adam Kuns
Level:
Intermediate
10 Topics

The Essential Genres Pt.3

Teacher:
Adam Kuns
Level:
Intermediate
4 Topics

The Role Of Drumming In A Rhythm Section

Teacher:
Ed Soph
Level:
Intermediate
5 Topics

Three Great Drummers Learn From Each Other

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Intermediate
10 Topics

Tips For The Performing Drummer

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
4 Topics

Understanding the Music Business

Teacher:
Stewart Copeland
Level:
Intermediate
10 Topics

Vol. 1: Learn To Play For Fun

Teacher:
Al Velasquez
Level:
Beginner
6 Topics

Vol. 2: Learn To Play For Fun

Teacher:
Al Velasquez
Level:
Beginner
3 Topics

Ways To Maximize Your Musicianship

Teacher:
Various Teachers
Level:
Pro Secrets
3 Topics

What To Play… And What Not To Play

Teacher:
Walfredo Reyes Jr.
Level:
Intermediate
2 Topics

Yesterday * Today * Tomorrow

Teacher:
Gregg Bissonette
Level:
Advanced
9 Topics

Yoga for Drummers Pt. 1

Teacher:
Michael Lear
Level:
Beginner
10 Topics

Yoga for Drummers Pt. 2

Teacher:
Michael Lear
Level:
Intermediate

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