Have you ever wanted to be able to rock out to your favourite music on the drum kit?.....but find the idea of dedicating hours of frustrating practice daunting and off putting?
Don't worry!! The Easy Beginner Drum Course is designed to take a complete beginner and turn them into someone that can confidently play a real music track on the drums. This course will equip you with all the skills to enable you to play along to most of the songs you hear on the radio....and by the end you'll sound like a real drummer!
This step by step guide goes through all the fundamentals of the drum kit, how to play a range of drum beats and fills and what skills you need to play a song... all culminating in being able to play along with a full music track.
The course includes a full PDF download to accompany the videos, as well as downloadable play along backing tracks for you to practice your skills to.
So if you want the quickest, easiest, fun and most effective course to get you up and drumming in the shortest time possible, look no further than 'The Easy Beginner Drum Course'.
Welcome to the easy beginner drum course. Here I explain some of the key things you need to know when approaching the course.
In this video you will learn all the names of the parts of the drum kit, how they sound and what they are used for in playing music on the drums.
This video will explain the correct way to hold the sticks and hit the drums, to make sure you get a great sound out of the drum kit.
In this video you will learn your first drum beat, that you can then take and play along to music.
In this video you will take the first drum groove and apply it to a full music backing track.
This video shows you how to take your first drum groove and expand it into another useful drum groove.
In this video you will learn how to change the sound of the second drum groove by simply moving your right hand to other parts of the kit.
This video explains methods to expand the drum fills you can play on the drums, as well as giving you the tools to create your own.
This video will show you the correct way to add a crash cymbal to your grooves and drum fills.
In this video you're going to take all the things you've learn in the course and apply them to a full 'rock' music backing track!
In this final video I round up all the things covered in the course. I'll also give you ideas on where to take your drumming next.
Russell is a well established and versatile session drummer regularly playing at festival-circuits and shows. He has also had the pleasure of working on numerous musical projects at some of the best recording studios in the UK.
Russell has taught drums professionally for over 7 years. In that time he has taught people ranging from 4-70 years old....complete beginners and professional musicians alike. He has a degree in contemporary music (where he was voted the best drummer in the course) as well as a Licentiate in music education from the 'Institute of Contemporary Music Performance' in London.
Russell is incredibly passionate about teaching and believes that learning a new instrument should't be an exclusive activity....it should be accessible for everyone! With this in mind, Russell tailors his teaching to allow students to get the most amount of enjoyment from the instrument without sacrificing any improvement. In fact his students tend to improve at a faster rate because they're enjoying what they're doing! Overall Russell enjoys sharing his musical passion and ideas with as many people as he can.