Samba Pack 1

June 7th, 2016

Brazilian drummer and samba master Kiko Freitas presents the first of two packs giving an authentic overview of samba grooves.

Samba Pack 2

June 6th, 2016

Brazilian drummer and samba master Kiko Freitas presents a second pack of authentic samba grooves.

Afro-Cuban Concepts

July 20th, 2015

Dafnis Prieto provides challenging Afro-Cuban concepts culled from his own background and musical compositions.

Brazilian Independence Pack

August 27th, 2014

World-renowned jazz/Latin drummer Antonio Sanchez provides a pack to build independence in the Latin idiom, specifically with a Brazilian samba feel.

Jazz Independence Pack

World-renowned jazz/Latin drummer Antonio Sanchez provides a pack to build independence in the jazz idiom.

Rock Independence Pack 3

June 6th, 2014

Part 3 of 3: In this series of packs, Joe Bergamini teaches the basics of rock Independence. These are the building blocks of your essential groove vocabulary in all rock and R&B styles.

Rock Independence Pack 2

Part 2 of 3: In this series of packs, Joe Bergamini teaches the basics of rock Independence. These are the building blocks of your essential groove vocabulary in all rock and R&B styles.

Rock Independence Pack 1

June 5th, 2014

Part 1 of 3: In this series of packs, Joe Bergamini teaches the basics of rock Independence. These are the building blocks of your essential groove vocabulary in all rock and R&B styles.

Coordination with Rudiments Pack

October 8th, 2013

For intermediate players, Mike Mangini show some creative ways to apply rudiments to the drum set, all of which require different limb coordination.

Basic Coordination Pack

May 24th, 2013

For beginners, Mike Mangini explains the basic limb combinations and coordination concepts needed to play drumset, and demonstrates some basic beats.

Dream Theater’s “Outcry”

For advanced players, Mike Mangini breaks down the drum part for a complex odd-meter sequence of 49 notes which appears in the Dream Theater song “Outcry.”

Solo Pack

November 30th, 2012

Steve Smith is an acknowledged master of the drum solo, and in this pack he performs and explains three well-constructed drum solos, including the famous drum solo from Journey’s Captured. There is also extensive information written by Steve (in the pack info section for this pack) to explain the Indian/Konnakol concepts used in the final solo.